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Mr. Kamran Jafar is the Deputy CEO of JS Bank Limited. Mr.Jafar is a seasoned banker with twenty one years of a proven track record in Banking.
He has received his Bachelors in Business Administration from the University of Houston, University Park, Texas. Mr. Jafar joined JS Bank in February 2008 in Retail Banking Group. His expertise is in Retail Banking, Consumer Banking, SME, Commercial and Corporate Banking. He has been associated with JS Bank in various senior roles such as Group Head Retail Banking and Group Head Corporate and Retail Banking, to which he held till August 2018. Prior to joining JS Bank he has worked with a number of prominent banks including PICIC Commercial Bank, My Bank and the AlBaraka Islamic Bank in a variety of roles In the year 2016, he joined as a member of the Board of Directors of JS Investments Limited
Address: JS Bank Limited, Shaheen Commercial Complex, Dr. Ziauddin Ahmed Road, Karachi-74200, Sindh, Pakistan
Fariel’s career spans journalism, investment banking, energy policy advisory and entrepreneurship. She is the founder and chief executive officer of Goats for Water and has advised governments of Pakistan, Indonesia and Egypt on Renewable Energy
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, UpTrade, Pakistan, 2014- Present
UpTrade monetises rural livestock asset, enabling communities to afford otherwise unaffordable solar products such as solar water pumps, solar home lighting systems,. Raised seed funding and developed operations nation-wide through partnerships with rural development networks. Raising scale-up investment through Pakistan Microfinance Investment Company for electronic trading for livestock developed the trading platform to bring livestock to mercantile exchange.
Energy Specialist, The World Bank, Islamabad, Pakistan - 2017-2018
Led the design and negotiation with Government for the off-gird solar component for the $100 Million, World Bank led Sindh Solar Program. Liaised with the Government client to build consensus on program design balancing the need for public subsidy with the World Bank recommended market led approach for off-grid solar for rural consumers on Sindh.
Energy Consultant, Asian Development Bank, Jakarta- 2015-2016
Responsible for managing tasks under Sustainable and Inclusive Energy Program (SIEP), a multi-donor policy and advisory loan to Government of Indonesia focused on energy policy reforms. I provided key analytical support to various line ministries and led the analysis of the subsidy impact of Feed-in-tariffs and led the development corporate analysis and preparation of strategic business plan for state-owned electricity company.
Associate Director, Faber Capital, Dubai — 2013-2015
I provided financial and transaction advisory for utility scale solar & wind IPP portfolio in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. I was responsible for coordinating financing options for projects including preparation of financing documentation of projects in MENA and Southern Africa. I originated the 23MW first solar IPP in Pakistan and continue to lead the execution of the $46M project.
Project Advisor, USAID, Energy policy Project, Islamabad 2010-2013
Developed 100 MW first wind power project, advised Ministry of water and power in national tariffs, and circular debt. Assisted the GOP on negotiations with IMF on electricity sector reforms.
Columbia University, New York — MPA 2008
Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore — B.Sc 2005
Mr. Asif Reza Sana is a senior banker. He is a Private Equity, Banking, Finance, marketing and Corporate Advisor. Currently he is also a member of Board of Directors of Askari Bank, Chairman of the Board Audit committee and member of board risk management committee. . His prior career has been with world leader multinationals in the disciplines of Finance, General Management and Marketing.
He has carried out the due diligence assignments of United Bank, Emirates Bank and Askari Bank in Pakistan, Meshraq Bank in Sri Lanka and Habib Sons Bank in South Africa to determine the enterprise value for acquirers running into more than Rs. 50 billion collectively. He was part of the core team managing the former Union Bank of Pakistan. He was appointed advisor to the board of directors in 2000. He was appointed SEVP in Union Bank and was also elected a member of the board of directors. As the executive director of the bank he was also member of the management team, ALCO and the custodian of the monthly business performance review of country group heads of all departments of the bank. He searched, negotiated and closed the sale of Union Bank to Standard Chartered at a landmark price of PKR 29 billion(US$ 485 million) at the highest multiple in the banking industry.
In 1988 he was headhunted by Philip Morris, then the largest consumer products company in the word (now split into Philip Morris International, Altria Group and Kraft Foods). Here, he was at the forefront of price wars of 1980s between Philip Morris and RJR Nabisco. In 1989 at the beginning of Soviet Block countries disintegration he became member of a task force to establish Philip Morris business in newly formed countries of Central and Eastern Europe through acquisitions, Licensing and joint ventures. In 1991, based at the international headquarters in Switzerland, he was appointed to the coveted position of Group Brand Manager of Worlds legendary and Philip Morris's flagship brand Marlboro that had annual worldwide sales of $ 26 billion at that time.
He holds an MBA from Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad and got his executive training at Institute of Management Development in Lausanne, Switzerland and INSEAD France.
Address: C/o JS Investments Ltd. 7th Floor, The Forum, Block 9, Clifton, Karachi.
Askari Bank Limited
Presently Syed Tauqir Haider Rizvi is working in the capacity of SEVP and Business Head North, JS Bank Limited. The North covers the area of Northern Punjab i.e. from Jehlum, Chakwal, Dina, Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Taxila, Attock, Entire KPK province, Gilgit Baltistan and state of Azad Jammu & Kashmir. Mr. Rizvi has a vast & diversified experience of over 27 years in senior managerial capacity with different financial institution like Gulf Commercial Bank,PICIC Bank,Habib Bank,Askari and Bank Al Habib.He held key positions in mentioned banks and remained active member of various committees like Credit,ManCom,ALCO,DAC etc;.there. He has leadership qualities to develop the team & meet the challenges /targets assigned /set by higher management. He is DAIBP and holds International certificate in Banking Risks and Regulations from GARP(Global Association of Risk Professionals),New jersy,USA.He has attended many courses,seminars and workshops on Banking,Finance and management.He has done M.Sc. (Mathematics) from University of Punjab, Lahore.
Mr. Hasnain Raza Nensey is the Chief Executive Officer of JS Investments Ltd since March 2017. He has an aggregate work experience of 23 years of which around 15 years has been in the Financial Industry in Pakistan. Prior to joining JSIL, he spent 11 years at UBL Fund Managers Ltd in multiple capacities namely Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer & Chief Investment Officer. Prior to 2005, Mr. Nensey was associated with the JS Group in various roles including Chief Investment Officer at JS Abamco Limited.
Mr. Nensey has a BSBA Degree with a concentration in Finance and Marketing from Boston University in Massachusetts, USA. He is also an MBA from Babson College in Massachusetts, USA which is very well known for its specialization in entrepreneurial studies.
Babbar Wajid is an Executive Vice President at JS Bank, looking after Product Development & Business Management. He has a demonstrated history of 16 years working at leading banks in Pakistan, in a variety of retail and consumer banking product and business roles.
He has been associated with JS Bank for over five years, and is directly responsible for product development. Babbar also leads the Wealth Management business at JS Bank, along with heading the Home Remittances business, Retail & SME Assets, Alternate Delivery Channels and Consumer Banking cross-sell. He began his career at Union Bank, followed by HBL, Atlas Bank & Silk bank. He has also been associated with Szabist as an adjunct faculty member between 2006 and 2012, teaching various Marketing & Strategy courses.
Babbar Wajid is an MBA from Institute of Business Administration, Karachi.
With over eighteen years of experience in the fields of finance, auditing, internal controls evaluation and re-designing, compliance and taxation, Mr. Hasan Shahid is the Finance Controller of JS Bank Ltd. He was the director Director Finance and Company Secretary of the Jahangir Siddiqui & Co. Ltd. (JSCL) where he joined as Manager Finance in 2006. He also served as Chief Financial Officer of JSCL from 2012 to 2018. His role encompasses a wide range of matters ranging from financial management, reporting, audit, taxation, compliance with laws applicable to the Company and other secretarial matters.
Mr. Hasan Shahid is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) and Pakistan Institute of Public Financial Accountants (PIPFA) and holds a Masters degree in Economics from University of Karachi.
1. JS Investments Limited
2. Energy Infrastructure Holding (Private) Limited
3. JS Infocom Limited
4. JS Petroleum Limited
5. JS Fuel (Private) Limited
6. JS Engineering Investments 1 (Private) Limited
7. Khairpur Solar Power (Private) Limited
Mr. Sheikh has diversified national and international work experience of around 21 years at senior leadership roles in asset management, private equity, debt capital markets, project and corporate financing, and energy and infrastructure investments.
His financial services career started in 2003 from Islamic Development Bank, Jeddah as Project Officer in Infrastructure Finance Division. He also served at Capital Management House, Bahrain and Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, Dubai at key positions. Prior to joining JS Group, his last assignment was with CMB Bank Berhad (Malaysia) as Director & Head Islamic Advisory, Islamic Wholesale Banking.
Mr. Sheikh is a Harvard graduate and a CFA Charter holder. He also has a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degree as a Gold Medalist from Institute of Business Management (IBM).