Mr. Imran Maqbool serves as President & Chief Executive Officer of MCB Bank Limited. He is a seasoned professional with over three decades of diverse banking experience. Before taking on the CEO position, he was Head of Commercial Branch Banking Group, where he successfully managed the largest group of the Bank in terms of market diversity, size of workforce, number of branches on countrywide basis and diversified spectrum of products. In earlier roles, he worked as Head Corporate Banking–North, remained Country Head of MCB Bank’s Sri Lanka Operations, spearheaded Islamic Banking and Special Asset Management Groups. Prior to joining MCB Bank in 2002, Mr. Imran Maqbool has been associated with local banking operations of Bank of America and CitiBank for more than seventeen years. He worked at various senior management level positions in respective banks .Currently, he is a member of the Board of Directors of Adamjee Insurance Company Ltd., MCB Financial Services Ltd. and Pakistan Tobacco Company Ltd. He holds MBA degree from Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Karachi and MS in Management from MIT Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts, USA.
Mr. Laqa Sarwar has over 24 years of diversified experience in the Banking and Textile Industry. He holds MS degree in Statistics from Pakistan and has done MBA (Finance) from USA. His experience spans Corporate Credits & Overall Special Assets, Remedial Management, Rescheduling, Restructuring, Reengineering of non-performing loans and revival & rehabilitation of sick industrial units. He has over 18 years of experience in Special Assets & Remedial Management at UBL (United Bank Limited), CIRC (Corporate and Industrial Restructuring Corporation), HBL (Habib Bank Limited) and MCB Bank Limited.
Mr. Muhammad Nauman Chughtai heads the Bank’s Wholesale Banking business, which includes the Corporate Lending Portfolio, the Investment Banking business, Transaction and Cash management as well as FI related relationships. He has over 24 years of professional banking experience in the areas of Risk Management and Corporate banking in various foreign and local banks.
Mr. Salman Y. Zaidi is a seasoned Financial Markets Professional. He has worked in the Treasury functions of large local banks and has also had a long association with the European Financial Markets, most notably in the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Germany. He joined MCB Bank in 2004 in the Treasury & FX Group as Head of Money Markets. Since then, he has worked in various roles within the Treasury & FX Group, most recently holding the office of Business Head – Interbank.
Mr. Hammad Khalid is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (“ICAP”) and carries quantifiable experience in the financial control environment. He carries over 11 years of experience with MCB Bank with Financial Reporting, Taxation, Budgeting & Strategy and Investor Relations falling under his purview. He has represented MCB Bank Limited at various national and global forums and has played an instrumental role in the growth of the institution. Before joining MCB Bank, he has worked with M/s A.F. Ferguson & Company, Chartered Accountants.
Mr. Farid Ahmad leads the overall Compliance and Control function of the Bank, within Pakistan and its Overseas Operations. His ambit of responsibility includes Key Compliance Risks, Regulatory Compliance, AML/CFT, IRAF, FATCA Reporting and Coordination with Regulatory Agencies and Monitoring & Resolution of regulatory observations. He has a managerial experience of 26 years in the faculties of Banking Regulations, Corporate Credit Marketing, Credit Risk Management, Consumer & SME Financing and Micro Credit. He also serves on the Board of MCB ESS (a fully owned subsidiary of MCB Employees Foundation). He holds master’s degree in Business Administration, as well as a master’s in Commerce. He has also completed General Management Programme in Business Leadership from Canfield University, UK.
Mr. Kamran Zaffar Muggo is a Fellow Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP). His professional background spans over a period of more than 16 years. He is currently heading the Operations Group of the Bank. Prior to his current assignment, Mr. Muggo served as Head Audit & RAR Group for a period of six years (2009-2015). He has been associated with MCB Bank since 2006 and carries with him diversified experience in the field of accounting, financial management & budgeting, taxation and financial analysis and has worked with some of the leading corporates of the country in the past. He played a pivotal role in the evolution of Audit & RAR Group in MCB Bank Limited, transforming it into a robust internal audit entity. Under his leadership, the internal audit function successfully embarked on initiatives that rendered value to the Bank.
Mr. Nadeem Afzal holds Masters Degree in Business Administration and is Diploma Associate of IBP (DAIBP). Associated with MCB Bank for the last two & half decades, he is a seasoned banker and carries extensive experience in each segment of the bank. In his last role as Business Head - South, he was heading Business Area South and was responsible for the Bank’s business growth, identify and navigate credits, deposit mobilization, market and operational aspect to attain sustainable growth for the institution. Currently, he is heading heading Consumer Lending & Wealth Management Portfolio of the Bank.
Mr. Usman Hassan has been with MCB Bank Limited since 2005 and has worked in the Risk Management Group before joining Human Resource Management as Group Head in July 2012. Prior to MCB Bank, he has worked as General Manager Finance of a large IPP (Independent Power Plant) and as senior financial analyst in PACRA (Pakistan Credit Rating Agency). Overall he has over 20 years of diversified experience.
Mr. Zargham Khan Durrani, as Head of Retail Banking Group-North manages RBG North’s network of over 700 branches encompassing their operations, liabilities business and growth and commercial and agriculture lending. Besides managing the above conventional portfolio, Mr. Durrani has also managed the digital banking business of MCB Bank including all digital channels, call centre, branchless banking as well as entire acceptance and debit issuance. He has been with the bank since 2007 and has diverse experience with local & international banks in various capacities spanning over 20 years. He also serves as Director on the Board of M-Net Services (Pvt) Limited. Prior to his current assignment, he has successfully handled the Bank’s Branch Network Optimization project and has served as Business Head for North & East business areas.
Mr. Mudassar Hussain Naqvi received his LLB degree from University Law College Punjab in 1978-80 session. He started law practice soon after his graduation and managed his law firm under the name of Naqvi Law Associates till 1995. His core competencies are in Civil, Criminal & Banking areas. In 1995 he joined the banking industry as Head Legal. He has worked with a number of financial institutions like Pakistan Industrial Leasing Corporation (PILCORP), Samba Bank (formerly Crescent Commercial Bank Limited), and The Bank of Punjab as Head Legal before joining MCB Bank in 2013 as Group Head Legal Affairs. Since July 12, 2013, he was designated as Company Secretary of MCB Bank Limited in addition to his responsibilities as Group Head Legal Affairs.Presently he is performing duties as Group Head, Legal Affairs of MCB Bank.
Mr. Hassan Nawaz Tarar is a seasoned civil servant having 34 years of rich administrative experience in a broad range of public services. He has held key assignments in the areas of district administration, public security, finance, international development cooperation, taxation, urban management, planning and HR development among others. He retired as the Federal Secretary Planning, Development & Reform in 2015. He has also served on the Boards of public sector corporate bodies including CAA and PSO, as well as national policy and planning platforms. He has attended several national and international conferences and training modules, including executive development programmes in the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Singapore. Mr. Tarar obtained his Master’s in Development Administration from Birmingham University, UK and also holds Master’s Degrees in Political Science and Journalism in addition to a LLB from the University of Punjab. He joined MCB Bank Ltd. in June 2016 and is responsible for the Security and Marketing portfolio of the Bank.
Mr. Faisal Ejaz Khan has a rich and diverse years of experience in Information Technology, Private Banking, Corporate Banking and Banking Operations. He has worked with Oracle Corporation as Regional Business Manager, Financial Services Industry for seven countries in South Asia and has also been the Chief Executive Officer of 1Link Guarantee Limited, the largest payment system in Pakistan, from 2011 to 2016. Mr. Faisal Ejaz has previously worked with MCB Bank as the Head of Service Management in Information Technology Group and was responsible for enterprise wide Technology Services Management. with a focus on Internal IT Service Desk, Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), Enterprise Wide Data Ware Housing and Service Level Agreements for both internal as well as external customers for service delivery. He has also worked with Emirates Bank International PJSC and SME Bank Limited. He holds an MBA with a specialization in ‘Change Management and Technology’ and also holds an M.Phil. in ‘Management and Information Technology’ from France.
As Head of Retail Banking Group (RBG) – South, Mr. Azfar Nomani manages the assets, liability and overall operations of MCB branches in the Southern half of Pakistan. He has 25 years of diverse experience within MCB in local as well as international environment in Corporate Relationship, International Operations, Corporate Branch Operations, Risk Management and Compliance & Control Groups. His last assignment was as Country General Manager for MCB Sri-Lanka. He holds master’s degree in Business Administration from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore.
Ms. Nabeela Waheed has over 35 years of professional banking experience in risk management and various functions across bank. Her current responsibilities encompass the Bank’s Credit Review, Credit Risk Control, Credit Risk Policy, Market & Operational Risk and IT Risk & Security functions for local and overseas operations.