Board Of Directors

Muhammad Jawaid Iqbal

Jawaid Iqbal was a senior corporate banker and worked at major banks in Pakistan for about two decades before retiring from banking and starting his own business. Currently, he is the Chief Executive Officer of Providus Capital (Pvt.) Ltd, which makes investments in Pakistan’s public and private markets. He has served on boards of many companies including Hub Power, Lucky Cement, Fatima Fertilizer, Atlas Power, Allied Asset Management, and Cyan Limited. He has also served as the President of the CFA Society of Pakistan from 2009 to 2013. Jawaid is a CFA charter holder and has a Master’s degree in Business Administration. He completed the Associate Management Program of Harvard Business School in 2013.

Abdul Samad Dawood

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 the Young Presidents’ Organization, Pakistan Chapter.

Sabrina Dawood

Sabrina Dawood joined the Board in April 2014. She is the CEO of the Dawood Foundation, a philanthropic organization for the promotion of education and creation of informal learning spaces and opportunities.

Sabrina has been involved in the field of education through her contributions in several educational initiatives such as Dawood Public School, an education institution providing O and A level education to over 2,500 female students for the past 3 decades. She is also a member of Board of Governors of National Management Foundation (NMF) of Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) and the board of Karachi School of Business and Leadership (KSBL).

She holds an MSc in Medical Anthropology from University College London and a BA from London School of Economics in Anthropology & Law.

Office Address: Dawood Centre, M.T. Khan Road, Karachi

Shafiq Ahmed

Shafiq Ahmed joined DLL in 2007 and has worked for several Group concerns in different senior positions and currently looks after the Group’s finance function at the Holding Company Level as General Manager – Finance. He is also serving on the Board of Directors of Cyan Limited and Tenaga Generasi Limited. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan and also holds a degree in Law from Karachi University.

Zamin Zaidi

Zamin Zaidi joined Engro in 2017. He has over 15 years experience in the pharmaceutical sector, serving as the Executive Director of Novins International. He has previously worked on data storage and management software platforms in EMC Corporation in Boston, USA. He has experience in the renewable energy sector, having been involved with Reon Energy and has also been involved in multiple startups in the fields of healthcare and technology. He has served as interim CEO of Engro Enfrashare and is also currently a member of the Board of Directors of Engro Enfrashare. Zamin holds his BS in Computer Science from Northeastern University in Boston, MA. His areas of expertise include innovations in information technology, business strategy and entrepreneurship.

Ruhail Muhammad

Ruhail Muhammad’s career spans over 35 years in general management, business development, strategy, financial planning, and people development. He has held various C-suite positions in companies focusing on a diverse range of activities from Chemicals to Energy to Polymer production. He is currently the CEO of Hub Power Holdings Ltd, a subsidiary of HUBCO, Pakistan’s largest IPP. He is responsible for managing the growing portfolio of HUBCO, including existing coal-based power plants. His responsibilities include evaluating onshore & offshore acquisitions, project financing, economic evaluation of all growth projects, and financial re-engineering to support the growth vision of the Company. Previously, he was the CEO of Engro Fertilizers from 2012-2018. He has served on the Boards of Engro Corp and various Engro subsidiaries including as Chairman of Engro Vopak and Engro LNG Terminal. In addition, he has also served on the Boards of Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance, British Overseas School, KP Energy Board (PEDO), EFU Life, and as Chairman of Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Limited. He is a CFA Charter Holder and holds an MBA degree from the Institute of Business Administration, Pakistan. He has attended the Advanced Management Program at INSEAD as well as an Agri-Business certification from the Harvard Business School.

Mohammad Shamoon Chaudry

Mohammad Shamoon Chaudry has more than 23 years of progressive and varied experience in the financial sector including financial control and governance. Mr. Shamoon started his career in investment banking within Corporate Finance/Advisory in Pakistan. He then moved to New York selling listed equities to funds investing in emerging markets. Subsequently, he shifted to development finance helping Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). During this period, he has worked at the government and policy level; industrial sector level, and with other individual enterprises.

He was in the GCC region for the last twelve years, working primarily in Islamic investments, asset management, and financial control. Mr. Shamoon has extensive experience in managing private equity and real estate investments globally and notable expertise in structuring and developing investment products and asset management. During this period, he has managed investments in the UK, USA, EU, South East Asia, and GCC.

Mr. Shamoon was also adjunct faculty at LUMS, teaching various courses in Finance. He has a master’s in finance from London Business School and an MBA from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS).

Mujtaba Khan Haider (CEO)

Mujtaba Haider Khan is the CEO of Dawood Lawrencepur Limited and Reon Energy Limited. He has also served as the Head of Strategy for Dawood Hercules Corporation. Earlier he served as the Head of Strategy and Transformation for BT Fleet, a wholly-owned subsidiary of British Telecom in London. Mujtaba has worked for BT in a range of commercial and transformation roles including as Project Director in Global Services Division and as the Head of Procurement for the UK wide fiber rollout program.

Mujtaba holds his BS in Computer Systems Engineering and an MBA from Cranfield School of Management. His area of expertise includes Growth Strategy, Startups, and Cost Transformation.

Auditor of the Company

A. F. Ferguson & Company

Legal Advisor

Zia Law Associates