Ms. Kauser Safdar is a chartered accountant by profession and is a fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan. She additionally holds the qualification of Cost and Management accountant from Chartered Institute of Management Accountants – UK.
As Chief Financial Officer of PAIR investment company Limited, she brings with her more than 11 years of diverse financial management experience and expertise.
Prior to joining PAIR Investment Company Limited she was working as CFO – First Women Bank limited. Before that she held many challenging positions with United Bank Limited including Head of Financial & SBP Reporting, Financial Controller – (Retail Banking Group, Islamic Banking Division, Asset Management Group, and Investment Banking Division), Head of end service benefits and Trustee to UBL Employee Funds, Head of Islamic Banking, and CFO – UBL Funds Manager. She has also worked with KPMG.
Mr. Darr is Masters in Business Administration with Majors in Finance from Quaid‐e‐Azam University, Islamabad. He has over 14 years of working experience in Pakistan’s Financial Sector comprising 11 years specifically in Treasury and Corporate Finance. Prior to joining PAΪR Investment, Mr. Darr was working with Escorts Investment Bank Limited.
Mr. Amir Aizaz has overall professional experience of 24 years spread over diversified fields of Company Secretarial, Administration, Human Resource, Marketing & Aviation.
Before PICL, Mr. Amir was associated with Lakson Investments Limited as Head of Corporate & Institutional Sales. Prior to Lakson Investments he was associated with Pak Oman Asset Management Company as a Head of HR and Administration. In past he has performed his duties with Mutual Funds Association of Pakistan (MUFAP) as a Company Secretary along with numerous additional responsibilities in the media campaigns, coordination with institutions and public relations. He has attained various seminar conferences nationally and internationally.
In recognition to his performance at MUFAP, He was honored with an Excellence Award for long standing services in MUFAP received through Mr. Shaukat Aziz (then Prime Minister of Pakistan).
Mr. Salman Raza brings with him more than 18 years of diversified experience in Credit, Risk Management, Finance, and Audit. After completion of Bachelors in Commerce from University of Karachi he joined Ernst and Young; Chartered Accountants and specialized in conducting Audit, Advisory and Tax within the financial services sector. He is Master of Business Administration (Executive) in Banking and Finance and CA – Intermediate from Institute of Chartered Accountant Pakistan and attended various courses and seminars on Credit, Risk Management, Audit, Finance and Banking. Before PICL, Mr. Salman was associated with leading Financial services Company as a Group Head of Risk and Credit Management. Prior to this he worked in middle management position in a reputable Commercial Bank and also worked as a Chief Internal Auditor in a reputable Leasing company. .
Mr. Jahangeer is Masters in Business Administration with Majors in Finance from Southeastern University. He has over 10 years of working experience in Pakistan’s Financial Sector specifically in capital and money markets. Prior to joining PAΪR Investment, he was associated with a brokerage house as portfolio adviser, head of equity sales and trend analyst.
S.M.Amin Kazmi is a Certified Internal Control Auditor (CICA), L.L.B, Associate Chartered Banker from UK, CA (Finalist) and has done JAIBP from Institute of Bankers Pakistan. Besides this, he has also completed his Master Degree in the field of Economics. He has approximately 11 years’ experience in the field of audit, assurance and compliance. Before being promoted as Head of Internal Audit, he served as Head of Compliance of PAIR Investment Company Limited (PAIR). Before joining PAIR, he was associated with KPMG Taseer Hadi & Co Chartered Accountants for a period of more than five years. During his association with the KPMG, he was involved in audits of companies belonging to different sectors of industry.
Mr. Habib Ameer Ali has completed his Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Systems) from NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi and has over Twenty (20) years of experience in the field of Information Technology especially Network Implementation.
His exposure comprises of overall IT infrastructure deployment, procurement, LAN / WAN implementations, Network and data security, Voice over IP , Email System ,Study and analysis of business application software and designing of policies and procedures related to Information Technology department. He has attended many Microsoft and Cisco courses and trainings along with the International trainings in Dubai and Egypt. Prior to joining PAΪR Investment, he was associated with Faysal Bank.
Mr. Habib is a member of Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC).
Ms. Saadia Shaikh is a Human Resource professional with over 8 years’ experience in a range of human resources roles within the service industry. She has a strong track record in the strategic and operational management of people and provision of value added solutions to achieve business objectives. Her experience incorporates the delivery of operational services, performance management, recruitment, employee relations, team and project management. She has excellent business acumen capable of driving performance improvements across the business. She holds a MBA and LLB degree.