About Us

Key Management

Mr. Shahid Kamal - Acting Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Shahid Kamal

Acting Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Ali Khalpey - Advisor to the Board of Directors

Mr. Ali Khalpey

Advisor to the Board of Directors

Mr. Khalpey has been the Chief Executive Officer of Frontier Operations at EFG Hermes Holding S.A.E. since January 04, 2017. He served as the Global Head of Equities and Partner at Exotix Limited. Prior to this. He served as the Head of Equities for Africa at Renaissance Capital in mid-2011. While at Renaissance Capital, he managed a team of over 50 members across sales, trading and research with a particular focus on its specialist Africa sales team. He joined Renaissance Capital as the Global Head of Africa Sales in 2010. In 2002, he joined Investec Securities to rebuild its equity distribution platform. In 2004, Mr. Khalpey established Investec Securities’ platform for North America. He began his career through the Graduate Training Program at Mercury Asset Management in 1996. Mr. Khalpey has 17 years of experience in financial services, including equity sales and asset management. He holds a B.A. in Economics from London School of Economics.

Mr. Shahid Kamal, ACMA, FPFA - Company Secretary

Mr. Shahid Kamal, ACMA, FPFA

Company Secretary

Mr. Shahid is an Associate Member of Institute of Cost and Management Accountant of Pakistan and also Fellow Member of Pakistan Institute of Public Finance Accountants. He has diverse experience of more than 12 years in the area of Risk Management, Compliance, Internal Audit, Secretarial Practices, and Accounts & Finance etc. Before joining EFG Hermes Pakistan he had been associated with corporate brokerage firms, Shajar Capital Pakistan for 5 years and with JS Global Capital Limited for 6 years.

Mr. Ahmad Zakir Hafeez - Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Ahmad Zakir Hafeez

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Hafeez has vast experience of Brokerage Industry, Risk Management, Taxation, Financial Accounting and Financial Management. He has been engaged with EFG Hermes Pakistan since its inception in 1999 as Invest and Finance Securities Limited and has worked in various capacities at Lahore Office and Head Office, Karachi. He looks after the financial division of the Company including banking and tax related matters. He holds Bachelor of Commerce and Master of Business Administration Degrees. He has been Director of the Company from August 2011 to March 2015.