Board of Directors

Mr. Mustapha A. Chinoy

Director Since: February 23, 1998

Chairman Since: September 30, 2016

Mr. Mustapha A. Chinoy is a B.Sc. in Economics from Wharton School of Finance, University of Pennsylvania, USA with majors in Industrial Management and Marketing. Upon return from United States, he took up the position of Marketing Manager at International Industries Ltd. He is currently the Chairman of International Industries Ltd., Pakistan Cables Ltd., and a director on the Board of Travel Solutions (Pvt) Ltd., Global E-Commerce Services (Pvt.) Ltd., Crea8ive Bench (Pvt.) Ltd. and Global Reservation (Pvt.) Ltd. He is the Chief Executive of Intermark (Pvt.) Ltd. He has previously served on the Board of Union Bank Ltd. until it was acquired by Standard Chartered Bank.

Mr. Riyaz T. Chinoy
Chief Executive Officer

Since: August 12th, 2011 – International Industries Limited

Mr. Riyaz T. Chinoy was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer on 12th August 2011, after serving the Company since 1992 in various positions. By profession he is a qualified industrial engineer and has obtained a B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering, from Case Western Reserve University, USA. He is also a certified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor and a Certified Director from the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance.

He has had extensive experience of all processes ranging from production, operations, procurement and project development. His previous employment was with Pakistan Cables Limited, where he worked as a Commercial Projects Manager and prior to that, as Project Engineer. He has served as the Chairman of the Landhi Association of Trade and Industry and Amir Sultan Chinoy Foundation and is a member of the Pakistan-India CEO’s Business Forum, Pak-Australia Business Forum, The Institute of Industrial Engineers Pakistan and the Pakistan Engineering Council. He is also the Chairman of IIL Australia Pty Limited (a fully owned subsidiary of IIL), the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG) and an elected director of the Pakistan Business Council, a Non-Executive Director on the Boards of International Steels Limited and Bulleh Shah Packaging (Pvt) Ltd., a trustee of the Citizens Trust against Crime (CTAC), LITE Development and Management Company and is also the Treasurer of Management Association of Pakistan.

Mr. Kamal A. Chinoy

Director Since: February 6, 1984

Non-Executive Director Since:

Mr. Kamal A. Chinoy is Chief Executive of Pakistan Cables Ltd. He graduated from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA. He serves on the Board of Directors of Askari Bank Ltd., ICI Pakistan Ltd, International Industries Ltd., International Steels Ltd, NBP Fullerton Asset Management Ltd (NAFA) and Atlas Power Ltd. & is Chairman of Jubilee Life Insurance Co. Ltd. He is also Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Cyprus. Mr. Kamal A. Chinoy is a member of the Executive Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Pakistan and Past President of the Management Association of Pakistan (MAP).

He has previously served as the Chairman of the Aga Khan Foundation (Pakistan). He has also served as a Director of Pakistan Centre of Philanthropy, Pakistan Security Printing Corporation, Atlas Insurance & First International Investment Bank (an Amex JV). He has also served on the Undergraduate Admissions Committee of the Aga Khan University and the University of Pennsylvania Alumni Committee for Pakistan. He has also served on the Board of Governors of Army Burn Hall Institutions. He is advisor to Tharpak, a consortium of international companies interested in developing the Thar coal field. He is a “Certified Director” having been certified by the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance.

Mr. Fuad Azim Hashimi
Non-Executive Director

Director Since: June 22, 2005

Fuad Azim Hashimi is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and currently heads Pakistan Business Council’s Centre of Excellence in Responsible Business. Through leadership of the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance from 2007 till recently, he played a key role to further corporate governance practices in Pakistan. He is a member of the Private Sector Advisory Group of International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group and of the United Nations ESACP Business Advisory Council as well as a regular participant, moderator and speaker at OECD’s Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance.

His career over the past 52 years has provided him with a strong foundation in public accounting (he was a partner for 10 years in A. F. Ferguson & Co, a member firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers) as well as management of diversified business and commercial ventures, in Pakistan and abroad, ranging from banking, office automation and information technology to mutual funds. He has added experience with a development finance institution providing venture capital to the private sector that involved monitoring industrial projects to ensure correct use of the funds provided by World Bank and Asian Development Bank.

Hashimi’s other appointments include being a member of the board of directors of Faysal Bank Limited and of International Industries Limited where he is also the Chairman of its Audit Committee. He is also a member of the Public-Sector Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan. He has previously held directorships on the boards of Clariant Pakistan Limited, National Refinery Limited, Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, Pakistan Cables Limited, and Pakistan Security Printing Corporation of Pakistan, where he was additionally the Chair of its Audit Committee.

Mr. Azam Faruque
Non-Executive Director

Director Since: November 26, 2009

Mr. Azam Faruque is the CEO of Cherat Cement Co. Ltd, a Ghulam Faruque Group (GFG) company. He graduated in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Princeton University, USA, and also possesses an MBA (High Honors) from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, USA. Apart from the 29 years he has spent in the cement industry and other GFG businesses, he has served as a member on the boards of State Bank of Pakistan, National Bank of Pakistan and Oil and Gas Development Corporation Ltd.

He has also served as a member of the Board of Governors of GIK Institute and was a member of the National Commission of Science and Technology. He also served on the board of the Privatization Commission of the Government of Pakistan. Currently he is also a director of Atlas Asset Management Ltd, Faruque (Pvt.) Ltd, Madian Hydro Power Ltd., and Greaves Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd. Annual

Mr. Tariq Ikram
Independent Director

Director Since: September 8, 2011

Sciences and Masters in English Literature in 1967 from the then Government College Lahore. He studied International Relations, US History and British History and then qualified the CSS exam in 1969-70. However he decided not to join government service and opted for the private sector. In 1970 joined Reckitt & Colman, presently Reckitt Benckiser (Pvt.) Ltd, where he rose to the level of CEO in 1983. Later, he was entrusted with larger responsibility as Regional Head and progressed to becoming responsible for a wide territory from Pakistan to North Africa, covering 31 countries.

His vast experience includes directorship on the Boards of Reckitt Benckiser, Reckitt and Colman Nigeria (Pvt.) Ltd., Robinsons Foods (Pvt.) Ltd.,Bangladesh, Atlantis (Pvt.) Ltd., Egypt, Karachi Port Trust, K-Electric (formerly known as KESC) and Pakistan Petroleum Ltd (PPL). He has also been the Chairman of Reckitt & Colman Egypt (Pvt.) Ltd and Chairman & CEO of Expo Lahore (Pvt.) Ltd. Currently, in addition to International Industries, he serves on the Boards of Habib Metropolitan Bank Ltd. and Tasha Enterprises (Pvt.) Ltd. He is also the Chairman of, the Audit Committee of HMB Bank and of the HR Committee of International Industries Limited.

Mr. Ikram has served in prestigious positions as the elected President of the Overseas Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Management Association of Pakistan and Marketing Association of Pakistan. He founded the Pakistan Advertisers Society and Pakistan Research Society and was the founder President of both. Mr. Ikram was invited by the President of Pakistan to join the government in year 2000 as a Federal Minister of State and Chairman of the then Export Promotion Bureau. Later he was appointed as the Chief Executive of Trade Development Authority of Pakistan, member of the Economic Co-ordination Committee of Pakistan and President of the Textile Institute of Pakistan, a prestigious institute offering five degree courses in textiles and apparel.

Mr. Ikram was awarded Sitara-e-Imtiaz by the President of Pakistan and received honorable mention in the book authored by General (R) Pervez Musharraf ’In the Line of fire’. He was awarded Gold medals for his services by the Federation of Chamber of Commerce and Industries and the Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan.

Presently, he is also a visiting faculty and speaker at Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance, Institute of Business Administration Karachi, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore National Management College, National Institute of Management and the National Defence University.

In pursuit of his philanthropic aims, Mr. Ikram has founded an orphanage in Jhelum, under the name of ‘Saiya Homes’, where he is now the Chairman of the Board.

Mr. Ehsan A. Malik
Independent Director

Director Since: September 30, 2016

Mr. Ehsan A. Malik is a certified director from the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG). Mr. Ehsan A. Malik is currently serving as the Chief Executive Officer of Pakistan Business Council. From 1st September 2006 to 31 October 2014 Mr. Malik was the Chief Executive Officer of Unilever Pakistan Limited and a director of Unilever Pakistan Foods Limited. Prior to this he was Chairman and CEO, Unilever Sri Lanka Limited. His earlier international appointments covered Unilever’s regional business in Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Syria and Sudan as well as Unilever’s Head Office in UK. These preceded senior commercial and financial roles at Unilever Pakistan. He is also a Member of the Board of Directors of Abbott Laboratories Pakistan Limited, Gul Ahmed Textiles Ltd., IGI Life Insurance Limited and National Foods Limited. Mr. Malik is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales and alumni of the Wharton and Harvard Business Schools

Mr. Jehangir Shah
Independent Director

Director Since: September 30, 2016

Mr. Jehangir Shah has 40 years of experience in commercial banking, private & personal banking and leasing. He has had overseas work experience in UAE, Egypt and Brazil. Prior to joining Pak Oman Investment Company as Deputy Managing Director in 2008, Mr. Shah served as Country Manager-Pakistan of Oman International Bank SAOG and as Managing Director and CEO of Capital Assets Leasing Corporation Limited (Calcorp). His former employments include those of Executive Director at Pak Gulf Leasing Company Limited; Habib Credit and Exchange Bank and Bank of Credit and Commerce International. Mr. Shah also looks after the Investment Banking Division at Pak Oman. Mr. Shah is a Director of Pak Oman Asset Management Company Limited and an Independent Director of International Industries Limited. He is also Member of the Advisory Committee of Pak Oman Microfinance Bank.

Mr. Adnan Afridi
Independent Director

Director Since: February 18, 2019

Mr. Adnan Afridi with high academic achievements with Honors in Economics and Law at Harvard University has 23 years international experience in Change Management, business transformation, innovation and profitability enhancement in blue chip companies, public-sector and start-up situations. Industry experience includes Capital Markets, Private Equity, Financial Services, Real-Estate, Health Care, Natural Resources, Technology and Food sectors, operating in CEO roles with Board level representations. Functional experience focuses on Governance, Strategy, Negotiation/Structuring, Corporate Planning, Group Company management, Public Relations and large scale talent building. Previously he was a director at Silkbank Ltd., Tethyan Copper Company (Pvt) Ltd., Gul Ahmed Textile Ltd., Trading Corporation Pakistan and Managing Director of the Karachi Stock Exchange Ltd.

Currently he is a director at the Bulk Transport Company (Pvt) Ltd., Chairman of the Board of Governors of The Kidney Centre Institute and Member of the SECP Policy Board.”