Directors Profile

Asghar D. Habib

Mr. Asghar D. Habib is the Chairman of the Board and non-executive Director of the Company. He is a senior member of Dawod Habib group, one of the most respected business houses within and outside Pakistan. He is Certified Director from the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan. He has been associated with the Habib group since 1964 and actively managing its sugar, distillery, textiles and banking businesses. He is serving on the Board of various private companies of the group and also trustee of various charitable institutions.

Murtaza Habib

Mr. Murtaza Habib is an executive director of the Company. He has been associated with the Company since 1983. He holds Bachelors’ degree in Business Administration from Texas – USA. He is certified Director from the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance. He is also serving on the Board of Director of Bank AL Habib Limited and various private limited companies and Trusts. He is a seasoned businessman and has rich experience of over 30 years in the manufacturing and banking industry.

Hasnain Habib

Mr. Hasnain Habib completed Bachelors of Business Administration (BBA) from the American College of Switzerland. He has vast experience of over 30 years in Banking, Oil & Gas services and Textiles. He has also launched businesses in Canada and currently serves as Director on the boards of several private companies.

Farouq Habib Rahimtoola

Mr. Farouq Habib Rahimtoola is an independent director. He is graduated in Economic & Law from the University of Cambridge, London and hold Master’s degree from Inner Temple, London.  He is also serving as chairman and Director of various private companies and trusts. He has diversified experience of over 58 years in the industry.      

Tyaba Muslim Habib

Mrs Tyaba Muslim Habib is co-founder of Sama Editorial and Publishing Services, an independent niche publishing house that was set up over 20 years ago. She is Bachelor of Arts and has a long and varied career spanning over 45 years in print and broadcast journalism, marketing and market research, public relations, publishing and book development. She supports the Jamil Naqsh Museum and is Member, Managing Committee of Lady Dufferin Hospital.

Muhammad Salman Husain Chawala

Mr. Salman has over 19 years of experience in various sectors which includes Pharmaceutical, Agriculture, Chemicals, Engineering and Financial Sectors. He has played key role in Business Development, Corporate Governance, Corporate Affairs, and General Management. He is currently associated with NIT and is also representing the organization on a number of Boards. Salman holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from IBA — Karachi and is also Member of Institute of Corporate Secretaries of Pakistan. He is also a Certified Director from Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG).

Sohail Hussain Haji

Mr. Sohail Hussain Haji completed his secondary school from Karachi American School and then completed Bachelors of Arts (B.A) from York University, Toronto- Canada. He has vast experience of over 32 years in Textile sector (manufacturing and exports). He also launched businesses outside Pakistan in Congo and UAE. He is currently associated with Zeal Textiles (Private) Limited, EPZ and Apparel house, Karachi.

Khursheed A. Jamal
(Chief Executive Officer)

Mr. Khursheed A. Jamal is a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) since 1990. Mr. Khursheed brings more than 35 years of experience and held various corporate and management positions as Chief Accountant, Manager Taxation, Manager Internal Audit, Company Secretary, Director Finance, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive Officer.

Mr. Khursheed was associated with Ghulam Faruque Group (Cherat Cement, Cherat Electric and Cherat Packaging), Dewan Mushtaq and Yousuf [Dewan Group Dewan Cement (Pakland Cement), Dewan Sugar, and other group companies] and Al-Abbas Group (Al-Abbas Sugar, Al-Abbas Cement and other Group companies).