Farid Ahmed KhanChief Executive Officer Read More
Farid Ahmed Khan, CFA has been involved with capital markets for over 23 years and has a broad-based, global experience with bulge bracket firms in Fund Management, Investment Banking, Investment Research and Sales, Business Development & Project Finance. Before joining HBL, Farid served as CEO of ABL AMC for over six years and was the founding CEO of MCB Asset Management. Prior to that, he worked for MCB Bank as Head of Investment Banking Group. Farid also has extensive experience outside Pakistan, having worked at Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, ING Barings Securities and CLSA Emerging Markets in Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, London and Istanbul in a variety of senior positions. Farid also serves on the board of FINCA Microfinance Bank and as Senior Vice Chairman of MUFAP. He has previously served on the boards of NADRA Authority, CFA Society Pakistan and as a member of Corporate Leaders Advisory Board of IBA, Karachi. Farid holds an MBA in Finance from Institute of Business Administration, Karachi and got his CFA qualification in 1998. He is a regular speaker at business forums and contributes to various national and international publications.
Muhammad ImranChief Investment Officer Read More
Muhammad Imran is the Chief Investment Officer of HBL Asset Management. With over sixteen years of diversified experience in Treasury and Fund Management, he has held different senior positions in leading financial institutions. Before joining HBL Asset Management, he was Chief Investment Officer at ABL Asset Management Company Limited. Prior to that, he held the position of Senior Fund Manager at MCB Asset Management and before that he was associated with AMZ Asset Management as Head of Fixed Income Funds and was instrumental in establishing the company, developing its treasury systems and successful launching of different open ended funds. He also worked for Arif Habib Investment in Fixed Income Fund Management side and has also had successful stints at Saudi Pak Leasing Company Limited and Pakistan Emerging Ventures Limited. Devising strategies to earn profit from market inefficiencies is his key strength and his views on financial markets are much sought after by participants and regulator alike. Imran is an MBA in Finance and member of Financial Market Association of Pakistan (FMAP).
Noman QurbanCFO and Company Secretary Read More
Mr. Noman Qurban is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Pakistan (ICAP). He has been working with the Company for the last five years. Prior to joining HBL Asset Management, he was working with a large brokerage house, looking after the Financial Reporting and Budgeting & Planning functions of the Company. He completed his training with A.F.Ferguson & Co Chartered Accountants; a member firm of Pricewaterhouse Coopers. During his association with PwC he worked in the Assurance and Business Advisory Services of the firm performing audits of several Companies in various sectors including, mutual funds, banks, DFIs, oil and gas, steel, textile companies of Pakistan.
Hassan MehdiHead of Operations Read More
Hassan has over a decade’s experience of managing Operations team with leading AMCs. In the initial years of his career, he was associated with the Union Leasing, a subsidiary of Union bank Limited where he was looking after the Credit Administration area of the leasing portfolio. Later on, Hassan joined NBP Fullerton Asset Management Limited (NAFA), a subsidiary of National Bank of Pakistan and took charge as Manager Operations. In the year 2008 Hassan joined ABL Asset Management Company Limited as Head of Registrar Services & Operations, where he established Registrar Services, Operations and Investor Services Department. He was also involved in the successful launching of several funds under the umbrella of ABL AMC. Hassan holds master’s degree in Administrative Sciences and also Post Graduate Diploma in Islamic Banking & Finance.
Mubeen Ashraf BhimaniHead of Compliance Read More
Mr. Mubeen is a Chartered Accountant (qualified in June 2006) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan and holds Bachelors in Commerce from University of Karachi. His professional experience includes working as Chief Internal Auditor at ABL Asset Management; as Deputy Director (Monitoring & Inspection Wing) at Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan; as Manager Internal Audit at Sui Southern Gas Company Limited and as Assistant Manager Audit and Assurance at Deloitte Pakistan. He completed his four years’ training from Ernst & Young Pakistan. He has vast experience of Asset Management Companies, Mutual funds, Leasing Companies, Investment Banks and Modarabas. Besides he also conducted external and internal audits of various local and foreign financial institutions including mutual funds, manufacturing conerns, NGOs, service providers and trading companies.
Asher MatloobHead of Internal Audit Read More
Mr. Asher Matloob is currently working as Head of Internal Audit in HBL AML. He has more than 15 years of working experience in Compliance, Audit, Internal Audit, Due Diligence Assignments etc. Previously, he was working as Head of Compliance and Internal Audit in PICIC Asset Management Company for almost 4 years. In this position, his job objective is to ensure that all business activities of the organization are carried out in accordance with the applicable laws and internal policies of the company and to provide value additions in the form of giving suggestions to improve the accounting and internal control system of the organization. He was also working with UBL Fund Managers Ltd for almost 5 years as Manager –Internal Audit and Compliance.
Asher is a qualified Cost and Management Accountant (ACMA) from Institute of Cost and Management Accountant of Pakistan and Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) from Institute of Internal Auditors-USA. He has also passed the relevant ICM certifications and is also an associate member of Pakistan Institute of Public Financial Accountant. He has completed article ship from Deloitte Touché Tohmatsu, one of the leading accounting firms of the world.
Faisal IslamHead Of Information Technology Read More
Mr. Faisal has over 14 years of experience in the financial sector, managing information technology. He started his professional journey in 2003 with Arif Habib Group as software engineer and within 4 years was promoted to the level of group AVP. At Pak Oman Asset management Limited he was the Unit Head IT where he built the entire IT infrastructure. It included telecommunication, networking, server management, procurement, software development, CRM and implementation of ERP. He then joined Pak Oman Microfinance Bank as Head of IT where his assignment was to transform and strategize the IT department to enable the bank for digital revolution by upgrading the core banking system and its infrastructure.
Noman AmeerManager Risk Read More
Mr. Noman Ameer is managing Risk Management Function of the Company. He has over 11 years of experience in risk management of Asset Management industry. Noman holds an MBA degree from the University of Karachi in addition to graduation in Actuarial Sciences. He was previously associated with MCB Asset Management and First Capital Investment Limited in Risk Management Department.