Director Management Profile 2017-11-09T13:23:57+00:00

Director Management Profile

Aameer Karachiwalla
Aameer KarachiwallaChairman
Date of Appointment: April 28, 2010

Mr. Aameer Karachiwalla is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England & Wales with over 30 years of experience. Mr. Karachiwalla has held roles such as Chief of Staff, Chief Financial Officer, Group Executive Retail Bank and the Chairman of UBL Insurers Ltd He has previously been associated with American Express Bank, Citicorp Investment Bank, and Artal Group of Companies. He has been an instrumental part of UBL since late 1998.

Office Address: United Bank Ltd, UBL Building, I.I Chundrigar Road Karachi.

Zameer Mohammed Choudrey
Zameer Mohammed ChoudreyDirector
Date of Appointment: April 28, 2010

Mr. Zameer Mohammed Choudrey is the Chief Executive of Bestway Group. He is a Chartered Accountant by profession. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accounts of England & Wales and a member of the Institute of Directors. He is also the Deputy Chairman of the PBBC. Mr. Zameer is a trustee of Bestway Foundation UK and Chairman of Bestway Foundation Pakistan. He is also a member of British Asian Trust’s UK Advisory Council and a member of HRH Prince of Wales Pakistan Recovery Fund International Leadership Team.

Office Address: M/s. Bestway (Holdings) Limited 2 Abbey Road, Royal Park London, UK NW10 7BW Tel: 0044-20-8453 1234

Rizwan Pervez
Rizwan PervezDirector
Date of Appointment: April 28, 2010

Mr. Rizwan Pervez is a Director of Bestway (Holdings) Ltd. UK and a business graduate from the University of Pittsburgh. He then trained with a leading UK firm of Chartered Accountants, qualifying in August 1995 and is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Office Address: M/s.Bestway (Holdings) Limited 2 Abbey Road, Royal Park London, UK NW10 7BW Tel: 0044-20-8453 1234

Sharjeel Shahid
Sharjeel Shahid Director
Date of Appointment: February 16, 2015.

Mr. Sharjeel Shahid has more than 23 years of diversified experience of managing banking operations in large retails banks and Budget management for financial institutions. He has worked with Langmeads Chartered Accountants – London, Baker Tilly Chartered Accountants – London, UBL Barclays, and SCB prior to joining Burj Islamic Bank where his last assignment was Group Head Retail Bank.

Office Address: United Bank Ltd, UBL Building, I.I Chundrigar Road Karachi.

Zia Ijaz
Zia IjazDirector
Date of Appointment: September 06, 2016

Mr. Zia has over 25 years of diversified banking experience. He is currently working as SEVP / Group Executive, Retail Banking with UBL. He overseas Branch Banking Distribution, SME / Commercial banking, Rural Banking, Wealth Management, Consumer Finance and Home Remittance functions. Throughout his career, Zia has actively worked towards fostering a result-oriented culture based on teamwork, innovation and empowerment to maximize the business propensity and efficiency gains

Office Address: United Bank Ltd, UBL Building, I.I Chundrigar Road Karachi.

Syed Furrukh Zaeem
Syed Furrukh ZaeemDirector
Date of Appointment: June 01, 2017

Mr. Zaeem is a banking professional with core experience of Treasury expanding over 22 years. Currently, he has diversified into the field of Corporate Banking and is working as the Group Head & Regional Corporate Banking Head – South, at United Bank Limited. Since joining UBL in 2008, he played a pivotal role in streamlining processes and business protocols, enhancing market image, ensuring team building, and improving cross functional activities to enhance spectrum of client coverage besides creation of requisite synergies.

Office Address: United Bank Ltd, UBL Building, I.I Chundrigar Road Karachi.

Abdul Sattar Vaid
Abdul Sattar VaidCompany Secretary / Director
Date of Appointment: Oct 29, 2009

Mr. Abdul Sattar Vaid has more than 37 years banking experience in different departments inclusive 17 years in Company’s Secretariat of UBL (A listed Company).

Office Address: 126 – C, Jami commercial, Street no.14, Phase – VII, DHA, Karachi.

Babar Mahmood Mirza
Babar Mahmood MirzaChief Executive Officer
Date of Appointment: Feb 18, 2013

Mr. Babar Mahmood Mirza is an experienced Senior Insurance Professional. He holds degree of Master of Business Administration from University of Glasgow -UK. He has 14 years of proficient work experience in Insurance Industry. Previously he worked with Adamjee Insurance Company Limited and Habib Insurance Company Limited at key managerial positions.

Office Address: 126 – C, Jami commercial, Street no.14, Phase – VII, DHA, Karachi.

Nadeem Raza
Nadeem RazaChief Financial Officer
Date of Appointment: Sep 01, 2007

Mr. Nadeem Raza is a Fellow Member of Institute of Corporate Secretaries of Pakistan and MBA in Finance. He has 18 years of experience in manufacturing, financial and insurance industry working with both local and multinational companies. He has more than 10 years of diverse experience and in-depth expertise in the insurance industry

Office Address: 126 – C, Jami commercial, Street no.14, Phase – VII, DHA, Karachi.