Profile of Board of Directors

Mr. Muhammad Bilal Sheikh | Chairman - Non Executive Director 
Mr. Muhammad Bilal Sheikh was the MD and CEO of Sindh Leasing Company Limited (SLCL) from July 11, 2016 to July 10, 2019. Prior to joining SLCL, he was the Founding President and CEO of Sindh Bank Limited from November 01, 2019 to November 04, 2015. Mr. Sheikh is a seasoned banker with over 50 years of diversified experience in banking with an impressive track record of managing the institutions he has served. He has headed several banks / financial institutions in the last 20 years. Prior to joining Sindh Bank Limited, he served as President & CEO - MyBank, President & CEO- PICIC Commercial Bank, Chairman - NDFC and DMD - Pakistan Industrial Credit & Investment Corporation Ltd. (PICIC). He started his banking career with MCB Bank and steadily rose to senior positions. 

Syed Hasan Ali Naqvi | Non Executive Director
Mr. Naqvi has over 20 years of experience where he has served in various positions in the Government of Sindh (GoS). Mr. Naqvi has done his bachelors of Engineering from NED University of Engineering & Technology and passed the Civil Superior Services (CSS) examination in 1996 and is currently serving as Secretary Finance (Government of Sindh).

Mr. Kamal Ahmed | Independent Director
Mr. Kamal Ahmed has more than 30 years experience of working in insurance sector of Pakistan. He is currently holding a directorship in Chubb Insurance Pakistan Limited (formerly ACE Insurance Limited) and is also looking after its compliance and secretarial matters. Being an insurance professional, he has good exposure to the market and have a fair idea of risk profiles of various business sectors/entities operating in the country. Mr. Ahmed is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Corporate Secretaries of Pakistan and has completed Director’s Training Program from Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan.

Mr. Naim Farooqui | Director & Chief Executive Officer 
Mr. Naim Farooqui has served as the CEO of SLCL from January 01, 2014 to December 04, 2015. After his resignation from SLCL, he was appointed the President & CEO of Sindh Bank Limited. He resigned from Sindh Bank on April 15th, 2016 and was appointed as Executive Director, SLCL and has now been appointed CEO/Director of Sindh Modaraba Management Limited. He is an MBA from Texas Southern University, and also holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Houston, USA. He has an overall banking experience of more than 32 years, mainly in Corporate and Investment Banking. His experience in the financial sector includes Sindh Bank Ltd., Pak-Kuwait Investment Co. Ltd., ORIX Investment Bank (OIB) as its Chief Executive Officer (1998-2009). During his association with OIB he served as a Director on the Board of ORIX Leasing Pakistan Ltd. He has also served as Managing Director, Operations, Asian Finance and Investment Corporation Ltd., Manila, Philippines (an affiliate of Asian Development Bank). He started his career in Financial Institutions with National Development Finance Corporation in 1983. Prior to this he served as an engineer in the United States.