Mr. Manzoor Ahmed

Non-Executive Director (NIT Nominee)

Mr. Manzoor Ahmed represents the interest of the National Investment Trust (“NIT”) as its nominee on the Board of the Bank. He is Chief Operating Officer (COO) of National Investment Trust Limited (NIT). As COO, he has been successfully managing the operations and investment portfolio worth over Rs. 150 billion. He has experience of over 32 years of the Mutual Fund industry and has been placed at many key positions within NIT that include capital market operations, investment management, research, and liaising with the regulatory authorities. He has also served NIT as its Managing Director (Acting) twice from May 2013 to May 2014 and September 2017 to February 2019. He is M.B.A. and also holds D.A.I.B.P. He has also been the Council Member of The Institute of Bankers Pakistan. Presently, he is pursuing the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) qualification – Level III.

Mr. Manzoor Ahmed has vast experience of serving on the Boards of various top-ranking companies of Pakistan, belonging to the diverse sectors of the economy.

Mr. Ahmed has also attended various training courses organised by institutions of international repute, like the London Business School (LBS), UK, Institute of Directors, London and Financial Markets World, New York (USA).

Represents NIT as Nominee Director on the Board of Directors of many leading national and multinational companies of Pakistan. Mr. Ahmed is also a Certified Director from the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance, and a member of the Defence Authority Country and Golf Club – Karachi.

At Soneri, he chairs the Board’s Human Resource and Remuneration Committee and the Board’s Risk & Compliance Committee. He is also a member of the Board’s Credit, IT and Cost Rationalization Committees.