Sultan Ali Allana has been the Chairman of the Board of Directors of HBL since the privatization of the Bank in February 2004 by the Government of Pakistan. He has over 36 years of experience in the financial and banking sectors. Mr. Allana also serves on the Boards of the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development S.A, Alisarda S.p.A, Jubilee Holdings Limited (East Africa), Jubilee Life Insurance Company Limited, Industrial Promotion Services (Pakistan) Limited and Tourism Promotion Services (Pakistan) Limited.
Mr. Shaffiq Dharamshi joined the Board in 2015. He is a banker with over 25 years of banking experience in the Middle East and Africa. He also currently serves on the Boards of Diamond Trust Bank, Tanzania, Diamond Trust Bank, Uganda, Diamond Trust Bank, Kenya, DCB Bank Limited, India, Kyrgyz Investment and Credit Bank, Kyrgyzstan and First Microfinance Bank, Tajikistan.
Mr. Salim Raza joined the Board in 2017. He has over 40 years of experience in the banking and financial sectors. He has held various positions at Citibank NA in Pakistan and abroad and has also held the position of Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan. He currently serves on the Boards of Karandaaz Pakistan, Manzil Pakistan, Indus Earth Trust, Habib University, the Layton Rahmatulla Benevolent Trust, Planet N Group of Companies, Nasra public School and is an adjunct professor at the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi for Political Economy.
Dr. Najeeb Samie joined the Board in 2013. He has over 37 years of experience in the corporate and financial sectors. He is currently Member Board and the Managing Director of PIA Investments Limited and President and Managing Director, Roosevelt Hotel Corporation N.V, and is a Director of Minhal France, S.A., Minhal Incorporated, Parisien Management Company B.V., Roosevelt Hotel Corporation LLC, and Avant Hotels (Pvt.) Limited.
Mr. Muhammad Aurangzeb joined HBL on April 30, 2018 as the President & CEO. Prior to this responsibility at HBL, he was the CEO of JP Morgan’s Global Corporate Bank based in Asia, with a rich international banking experience of over 30 years in other senior management roles at ABN AMRO and RBS based in Amsterdam and Singapore. He is the only Pakistani to be invited to the exclusive membership of the Global CEO Council organised by WSJ / DowJones group. He is also Chairman of the Pakistan Banks Association, Chairman of the Pakistan Business Council, and Council Member at the Institute of Bankers Pakistan. He received his BS and MBA degrees from the Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania).
Ms. Kamal has over 3 decades of experience in the area of Information Technology, with 20 years in leadership positions with IBM in Pakistan and internationally. She has an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi, and has completed a number of certifications and trainings at IBM Centers and from Insead, Boston University and China Europe International Business School (CEIBS). Ms. Kamal has completed her Director certification from the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance and currently serves on the Board of Packages Ltd. She is also a member of the IBA Board of Governors.
Mr. Ahmed has over 40 years of financial markets experience. He was Chief Investment Officer at International Finance Corporation (World Bank Group), where he worked for 30 years on emerging economies and financial markets. Mr. Ahmed is a Chartered Accountant, qualifying from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Pakistan. He has prior work experience at Price Waterhouse (London) and National Development Finance Corporation, Pakistan.