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Zulfiqar Ali Lakhani
Director & Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Zulfiqar Ali Lakhani is Managing Director and Chief Executive of four companies including two multinational companies of Lakson group. He is an active partner of the Lakson Group and Director on the Corporate Boards of 5 Lakson companies and 1 other company which are listed on Stock Exchanges and also the Director of the unlisted 21 public and private companies of the Group. Mr. Lakhani has over 31 years of experience in manufacturing, marketing, sales and finance. He is MBA from Wharton School of Business; University of Pennsylvania with a concentration in Finance & Marketing, M.S. in Industrial Engineering and B.S Chemical Engineering from Stanford University. He is also Trustee of Hasanali & Gulbanoo Lakhani Foundation (A Lakson group welfare trust). Mr. Lakhani is Chairman of Foundation for Museum of Modern Art (FOMMA) in Pakistan.

 

 

 

Iqbal Ali Lakhani
Director & Chairman

Mr. Iqbal Ali Lakhani has over 42 years of top management experience in group companies in finance, marketing, manufacturing industry and government relations. His special interests include marketing, finance, total quality management and re-engineering. Mr. Lakhani is Chairman of the Corporate Boards of 5 Lakson Group Companies which are listed on the stock exchange covering a diversified range of businesses such as paper & board, soap, detergents, toothpaste, printing & packaging and insurance. The spectrum of unlisted public & private 29 Companies includes surgicals, media (T.V. & print), software development & consultancy, travel & tourism, investment & mutual funds, ISP-broad band & data centre, business process outsourcing house into call Centre & I.T. He is also Trustee of Hasanali & Gulbanoo Lakhani Foundation (A Lakson group welfare trust) providing educational and medical facilities to the needy and deserving persons and helping in other social activities.

Mr. Lakhani is a Trustee of Layton Rehmatullah Benevolent Trust (LRBT), Lakson Medical Trust, R & I Trust and Director of Pakistan Business Council. He has been Chairman of the Cigarette Manufacturers Association of Pakistan, Aga Khan Economic Planning Board for Pakistan and Vice President of the American Business Council of Pakistan.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amin Mohammed Lakhani
Director

An MBA in Finance and International Business from The Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania (USA) and holder of Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University (USA), Mr. Amin Mohammed Lakhani is part of the Executive Leadership Team of Lakson Group of Companies.

Mr. Amin Mohammed Lakhani is Chief Executive of SIZA Foods (Private) Ltd., the franchise holders of McDonald’s restaurants in Pakistan, a world known Multinational Corporation serving fast foods. Under his dynamic leadership, SIZA has succeeded in a short period of 18 years in making McDonald’s almost a household name in Pakistan, expanding the network of its restaurants to 43 in key cities of the country. He has also won “Golden Arches Award” 2011 from McDonald’s Corporation, the highest award an owner-operator can receive from McDonald’s.

His rich experience in finance, marketing, management and production spanning over 31 years has enabled him to serve as CEO of 15 unlisted public and private limited companies, Director on the Corporate Boards of 5 Lakson Group companies listed on Stock Exchange in Pakistan and Director in 12 other unlisted public and private limited companies of the Lakson Group.

Mr. Lakhani is the Honorary Consul General of Singapore in Pakistan since July 1992. Previously he served as Singapore’s Honorary Consul since April 1989. Acknowledging his services the Republic of Singapore awarded him The Public Service Star.

Mr. Lakhani actively participates in social activities. He is a Founder Member of Pakistan Chapter of Young Presidents’ Organization, and served as the local Chapter’s chairman for the 2006-07 term. He is a Member of Stanford Alumni Association as well as of The Wharton Alumni Association. He is an ardent sport enthusiast and his favourite sporting activities include riding, playing polo, tennis and golf. He has widely travelled around the globe and takes interest in international/current affairs.

Mr. Lakhani strongly believes in Lakson Group’s philosophy of paying back to the society. He is a Trustee of Hasanali & Gulbanoo Lakhani Foundation, a Lakson Group welfare trust. The Foundation provides educational and medical facilities to the deserving and needy persons and helps people in other areas and also a Trustee of Amin, Saira and Anika Lakhani (ASAL) Foundation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tasleemuddin Ahmed Batlay
Director

Mr. Tasleemuddin Ahmed Batlay is a Director on the Corporate Boards of 5 Lakson Group Companies listed on Stock Exchanges, covering a diversified range of businesses i.e. soap, detergents, paper & board, printing and packaging, insurance etc. and also Director of unlisted public companies of the group. Mr. Batlay possesses professional experience in consumer marketing, corporate and legal affairs, industry issues management, Government and Intra-Industry relations etc.

 

Mr. Batlay joined the Lakson Group in the year 1986 and is an active member of the Board of Directors of the listed group companies. He is member of Audit Committees of the listed companies of the group. Have also been a member of several committees of the Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry, and various Governmental committees. Mr. Batlay is presently a member of the executive committee of American Business Council. He has served as President of the American Business Council, Chairman and Member of Cigarette Manufacturers Association of Pakistan, Marketing Association of Pakistan.

 

 

 

 

Lisa Mather
Nominee Director of Colgate Palmolive Company, USA

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr. Vinod Nambiar
Nominee Director of Colgate Palmolive Company, USA

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aliya Saeeda Khan
Independent Director

Mrs. Aliya Saeeda Khan is a Partner at the law firm of Orr, Dignam & Co. and is based in the Firm's Karachi office. She is an Advocate of the High Court of Sindh and a Barrister from Gray's Inn. She is a graduate of the University of Cambridge.

 

 

 

 

 

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