Board of Directors
Directors Profile
Hussain Dawood
Chairman
Hussain Dawood
Chairman

A Pakistani industrialist and ardent philanthropist, Hussain Dawood currently chairs the boards of Dawood Hercules Corporation, the group’s holding company; Engro Corporation, a diversified conglomerate; Hub Power Company, an independent power producer; Karachi Education Initiative, which funds the graduate management school Karachi School of Business & Leadership, and The Dawood Foundation, with its legacy of establishing various education institutions across the country.

His social responsibilities include Memberships of the World Economic Forum and its Global Agenda Councils of Anti-Corruption and Education. He was conferred the award “Ufficiale Ordine Al merito della Repubblica Italiana” by the Republic of Italy. Hussain Dawood holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, USA, and is a graduate in Metallurgy from Sheffield University, UK.

Inam ur Rahman
Chief Executive Officer
Inam ur Rahman
Chief Executive Officer

Inam ur Rahman is currently the Chief Executive Officer at Dawood Hercules Corporation. In the recent past, he has led the renewable businesses of the Dawood Group as CEO of Reon Energy Limited and Tenaga Generasi Limited. With more than 25 years of professional experience Mr. Rahman showcases his diverse business expertise dominating a wide spectrum of industries which include renewable energy, food sciences & production, textiles, fashion & apparel, lifestyle, and business consultancy.

His portfolio of directorships includes Engro Corporation Limited, Hub Power Company Limited, Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited, Dawood Hercules Chemicals Limited, Dawood Lawrencepur Limited, Sind Engro Coal Mining Company, Laraib Energy Limited, SACH International Limited, and Pebbles Private Limited.

He holds a Bachelors of Electronic Engineering from University of Engineering & Technology from Lahore sealed with Masters of Business Administration from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). Inam ur Rahman was also adjunct faculty at LUMS, teaching Strategy, Management and Marketing. He is an environmentalist at heart and his passion is to make all energy renewable and free.

Samad Dawood
Director
Samad Dawood
Director

Samad Dawood is a graduate in Economics from University College London, UK and a Certified Director of Corporate Governance from the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance. He is Chairman of Engro Foods Limited and Director on the Boards of Dawood Hercules Corporation Limited, Dawood Lawrencepur Limited, The Hub Power Company Limited, Engro Corporation Limited and Engro Fertilizers Limited. Samad is a member of Young Presidents’ Organization, Pakistan Chapter.

M. Abdul Aleem
Director
M. Abdul Aleem
Director

Mr. Mohammad Aleem is a Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA) and a Fellow Cost and Management Accountant (FCMA). Mr. Aleem has worked for 16 years in senior positions with Engro Corporation Limited and Esso Singapore. Thereafter, he has worked for another 14 years with British American Tobacco Group UK (BAT) in Pakistan and overseas. For over ten years Mr. Aleem served as Chief Executive Officer of BAT operations in Cambodia, Mauritius and Indian Ocean.

Since 2004, Mr. Aleem has served in senior positions with large Government owned corporations in Pakistan. His last assignment was as the Managing Director, Pakistan State Oil Company Limited. Currently, he is the Chief Executive and Secretary General of Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Mr. Aleem is also serving on the Board of Directors of Engro Corporation Limited and Meezan Bank Limited.”

Shahzada Dawood
Director
Shahzada Dawood
Director

Shahzada Dawood serves as a Director on the Boards of Dawood Hercules Corporation Ltd, Engro Corporation Ltd, DH Fertilizers Ltd, Dawood Corporation (Pvt.) Ltd, Engro Foods Ltd, Engro Vopak Terminal Ltd, Engro Eximp Ltd, Patek (Pvt.) Ltd, Engro Polymer & Chemicals Ltd, Sirius (Pvt.) Ltd, Tenaga Generasi Ltd and Dawood Lawrencepur Ltd. He is a Trustee of The Dawood Foundation. Mr. Shahzada is an M.Sc. in Global Textile Marketing from Philadelphia University, USA, an LLB from Buckingham University, UK and a Certified Director of Corporate Governance from the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance. He has been selected as a Young Global Leader 2012 by the World Economic Forum.

Sabrina Dawood
Director
Sabrina Dawood
Director

Mrs. Sabrina Dawood is currently the CEO of The Dawood Foundation, Trustee of Dawood Public School and Director of Engro Foods Limited, prior to which she has been working in various companies of the Dawood Hercules Group, such as Dawood Hercules Corporation Limited and Dawood Lawrencepur Limited in marketing, corporate communications, administration and CSR. She holds an MSc in Medical Anthropology from University College London and a BA from London School of Economics in Anthropology & Law.

Parvez Ghias
Director
Parvez Ghias
Director

Parvez Ghias is the Chief Executive Officer at Habib University Foundation effective Januray 2017.

Prior to undertaking the current assignment he was CEO at Indus Motor Co. Ltd., for nearly eleven and half years. Indus Motor is a joint venture between House of Habib of Pakistan and Toyota Motor Corporation and Toyota Tsusho Corporation of Japan and is engaged in manufacture and marketing of Toyota brand vehicles.

Before joining IMC in August 2005, Parvez Ghias was Vice President, CFO and Director at Engro Corporation.

He currently serves as on the boards of Indus Motor Company, Standard Chartered Bank Pakistan and Dawood Hercules Corporation.

Parvez Ghias is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants from England & Wales and member of several faculties of the Institute and holds a Bachelors Degree in Economics and Statistics.

Parvez Ghias takes keen interest in sports and plays golf.

Shabbir Hashmi
Director
Shabbir Hashmi
Director

Shabbir Hashmi has more than 30 years of project finance and private equity experience. At Actis Capital, one of the largest private equity investors in the emerging market, he had led the Pakistan operations. Prior to Actis, he was responsible for a large regional portfolio of CDC Group Plc for Pakistan and Bangladesh.

He also had a long stint with USAID and later briefly with the World Bank in Pakistan, specializing in planning and development of energy sector of the country. In the past, he has held more than 24 board directorships as a nominee of CDC/Actis and 11 directorships as an independent. Currently, he is serving as an independent director on the on the boards of UBL Fund Managers, Engro Fertilizer, Engro Powergen Qadirpur and LMKR Holdings. He is also on the board of governors of The Help Care Society which is operating K-12 schools in Lahore for underprivileged children. He is an engineer from Dawood College of Engineering & Technology, Pakistan and holds an MBA from J.F. Kennedy University, USA.

Muneer Kamal
Director
Muneer Kamal
Director

Mr. Muneer Kamal, the Chairman of Pakistan Stock Exchange, has over 35 years of extensive experience in banking and financial sector. With an MBA degree from University of Karachi, his career started with Citibank where, between November 1979 and July 1994, he served locally and internationally on various senior positions including his term as Director, Head of Country Public Sector and Financial Institutions. During this association, he also attended a number of training courses / programs in Far East, Middle East and Africa.

Mr. Kamal then joined Faysal Bank Limited as President/CEO and led to spread out its operations from 3 branches to 11 and also expanded the balance sheet size from Rs.3 billion to Rs.30 billion.

Mr. Kamal also held position of President/CEO, and then as Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer (International) of the Union Bank Limited, where he had been instrumental in various acquisitions done by Union Bank Limited i.e. Bank of America, American Express Credit Cards, Emirates Bank International and Mashreq Bank, Sri Lanka. As a result, Union Bank emerged as a success story and was ably acquired by Standard Chartered Bank.

After his stint with Union Bank, Mr. Kamal began his association with KASB Group - first as President/ CEO of KASB Bank Limited from November 2005 to August 2010 and then as Vice Chairman of KASB Group. For KASB Bank, he again oversaw the manifold expansion of operations coupled with acquisition of other entities and introduction of new and modern products, services, policies, procedures and systems.

Mr. Kamal was also Chairman of National Bank of Pakistan, as Trustee of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre and as Director of New Horizon Exploration & Production Limited, Government Holdings (Private) Limited and Engro Corporation Limited.

Besides acting as Chairman of the PSX Board, Mr. Muneer Kamal is also the Chairman of Nomination Committee and Human Resources & Remuneration Committee and a member of Voluntary De-listing Committee of PSX's Board.

Other Directorships & Offices:

  • Director, Karachi School of Business & Leadership
  • Director, Government Holdings (Private) Limited
  • Director, Engro Corporation Limited
  • Trustee, Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre
  • Director, Karachi Education Initiative
Hasan Reza Ur Rahim
Director
Hasan Reza Ur Rahim
Director

Mr. Rahim is an accomplished professional who has over 30 years of international experience in the Banking and Financial Services industry. Most recently he served as the Executive Director, in-charge of the Chairman’s Office of the Dawood Hercules Group. He currently serves on the Boards of Cyan Limited, Dawood Hercules Corporation Limited and Dawood Lawrencepur Limited.

He has also held several senior roles in international banks and has been instrumental in implementing new business initiatives and establishing novel client coverage platforms. At JPMorgan he set up and headed the Global Corporate Bank in Bahrain, Qatar and Saudi Arabia, prior to which he also was the Senior Country Officer in Pakistan and was a part of the Regional Corporate Finance team based in Singapore. He has originated, led and executed large complex M&A transactions and Privatizations totaling USD5.0 billion, Sovereign Debt and Bond issues of over USD2.0 billion in the Telecom, Airlines, O&G and Petrochemical industries.

Previously, Mr. Rahim has worked with MashreqBank psc, ANZ Grindlays Bank plc, and Exxon Chemical Pakistan Limited. He was also posted to Zurich, Singapore, Bahrain and Dubai and received his degree from the University of Delaware in USA.