Adnan AfridiIndependent Non–Executive Director
|Qualification||Juris Doctorate (Harvard Law School)|
|Designation||MD/ CEO National Investment Trust Limited|
|Date of Joining||21/03/2019|
|Committee||Chairman HR&R and Member Audit, Investment and Technical Committees|
Mr. Adnan Afridi joined MPCL Board on March 21, 2019, representing shareholding interest of General Public (Minority Shareholders). He is an Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman of HR&R Committee and member of Audit, Technical and Investment Committees. He is at present Managing Director of the National Investment Trust Limited.
Mr. Afridi has a degree in Economics (A.B, Magna Cum Laude, 1992) from Harvard University and a degree in Corporate Law (JD, Magna Cum Laude in 1995) from Harvard Law School. Mr. Afridi is an active supporter of charitable organizations.
Mr. Afridi has over 29 years’ international experience in Change Management, business transformation, innovation and profitability enhancement in blue chip companies, public sector and start-up situations. He has led a distinguished career in financial services and capital markets including serving as Member SECP Policy Board, Managing Director of the Karachi Stock Exchange, CEO, Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI), Chairman of National Clearing Corporation of Pakistan (NCCPL) and Board of Directors of Central Depository Company (CDC).
He has served as the President of the Old Grammarians Society & Trust and is currently Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Kidney Center and a member of the Board of Governors of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Trust. He is also a Member of YPO Pakistan since 2008 and currently serving on the board of YPO- Gold Pakistan.
Currently, in addition to MPCL, he is on the Boards of Bank Al Habib Limited, International Industries Limited, Dynea Pakistan Limited, Lotte Chemical Pakistan Limited, Siemens Pakistan Ltd, & Biafo Industries Ltd, as an independent director.