Mr. Farhad Zulficar, a commerce graduate from the University of Karachi, has been associated with House of Habib since 1963. He holds expertise in rationalizing businesses, acquisition and joint ventures, human resource planning and providing strategic guidance.
He was the Founding Director of Indus Motor Company Limited (IMC) and also acted as Managing Director of IMC for the period 1989 to 2001. He has served as Managing Director of Agri Auto Industries Limited, Executive Director of Baluchistan Glass Manufacturer of Glass Containers, Deputy Chief Executive of Al-Ghazi Tractors and Executive Director of Habib Sugar Mills & Distillery Limited.
He was also a member of Managing Committee of Management Association of Pakistan during various terms.
With more than 37 years in industrial and strategic management, Mr. Mazhar Valjee has served as CEO of Pakistan Jute and Synthetics Limited, Thal Limited, Indus Motors Company Limited and Schneider Electric Pakistan (Private) Limited.
He also headed the Vocational Committee of the Pakistan German Business Forum and was on the board of the Pakistan France Business Alliance. He has also been an active member of professional bodies including the Indigenization Committee of the Engineering Development Board, Government of Pakistan and has served as the Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Pakistan Jute Mills Association.
In addition to IBA Karachi, he has exposure to executive education from The Yale School of Management and from Stanford-NUS program.
Mr. Mustafa Jafar is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Pakistan (FCA) with over 13 years of professional work experience. He got certified from Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance. He started his professional career from A.F.Ferguson & Co in assurance and advisory group of the firm. Later on, he worked with JS Group in their investment banking and private equity arm. He played an active role at JS private equity in making investments into pharma, media and agriculture retailing businesses. Presently, he is working as General Manager of Habib Metro Pakistan (Pvt) Limited.
Mr. Owais-ul-Mustafa has over forty years of work experience in different fields of Management and holds an MBA degree from the Institute of Business Administration, Karachi.
Mr. Shahid Saleem is a Fellow Cost & Management Accountant (FCMA), a Fellow Public Finance Accountant (FPFA), a CGMA (UK) and a Certified Director from PICG. He has worked for more than 30 years in various Senior Finance and Accounting Positions with Thal Limited, Gul Ahmed Textile, Sehr Textile, Caltex Oil Pakistan and W. Woodward Pakistan.
At present, he is working as Chief Finance Officer of Thal Limited and also acting as Director of Thal Power (Pvt.) Limited.
Syed Akkas ul Husaini has 30 years of diversified experience in the field of Financial Management, Secretarial matters, Legal matters, Human resource, I.T, Administration and Management. He has been associated with House of Habib since 2008. He has worked as General Manager Finance & Company Secretary of Auvitronics Limited, Director Finance & Company Secretary of Makro-Habib Pakistan Limited and Director Finance of Metro Cash & Carry Pakistan Limited.
Currently, he is serving as CEO of Thal Engineering and Thal Boshoku Pakistan Limited. He is fellow member of three local reputable professional financial bodies as well as Certified Financial Consultant from Canada.
Syed Ali Azfar Naqvi has over 28 years of experience with local and multi-national organizations, both abroad & in Pakistan. He has held senior level positions in finance, risk management, business strategy and project management. Before joining Thal Ltd., he had been the Chief Financial Officer of American Express Bank Ltd., Allied Bank Ltd., Samba Bank Ltd. and Silkbank Ltd. He also works very closely with heads of Thal businesses and its subsidiaries and is a member of Business Development Committee responsible for looking after new investments.