A. Top Management
Mr. Abbas D. Habib
Mr. Abbas D. Habib became Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bank AL Habib on November
1, 2016. He is also Chairman of the IT Committee of the Board.
In 1991 with the inception of Bank AL Habib Limited, he became its Director and Joint Managing
Director. On May 8, 1994 he assumed responsibilities as the Managing Director and Chief
Executive of the Bank and served in that position till October 31, 2016.
Mr. Abbas D. Habib is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Bankers Pakistan and a Director on the
Board of Habib Insurance Company Limited.
He has to his credit a rich experience of over 40 years in commerce, industry and banking in local
and international environment. He has held senior management positions with various
organizations of the Habib Group and gained international banking experience while working with
Habibsons Bank Limited, London, as Regional Director and later as Executive Director.
Mr. Anwar Haji Karim
Mr. Anwar Haji Karim is a director of Bank AL Habib Limited since its inception in 1991, and is
also a member of the Audit Committee and Risk Management Committee of the Board.
He belongs to the Al Karam Group, a reputable business group of Pakistan, with interests in textiles
and synthetics. He is the Chief Executive of Al Karam Textile Mills, Iqbal Textile Mills and
Pakistan Synthetics Limited.
Mr. Anwar Haji Karim holds a Bachelor’s degree in commerce and has over 40 years’ experience
in business and industry.
Syed Mazhar Abbas
Syed Mazhar Abbas joined Bank AL Habib Limited in 1992 as a senior executive and became a
Director in 2000.
He is Chairman of the Credit Risk Management Committee of the Board. He is also a member of
Audit, Human Resource & Remuneration and IT Committees of the Board.
Syed Mazhar Abbas has had extensive exposure to international banking in several countries
including Bahrain, Lebanon, France, UK, Egypt, and Hong Kong.
Syed Mazhar Abbas is a graduate of American University of Beirut. He has over 45 years’
experience in commercial banking. He has held senior executive positions at Habib Bank Limited,
Bank of Credit & Commerce International, and Bank AL Habib Limited.
Mr. Qumail R. Habib
Mr. Qumail R. Habib, Executive Director of the bank since 1991 has been actively involved with
the operations of the Bank since its inception.