Profile of Directors

Mr.Abdul Jalil Jamil
Chairman

Abdul Jalil Jamil played an instrumental role in the establishment of Nimir group in Pakistan. He has thorough and in-depth knowledge of Pakistan’s chemical market. He worked as CEO of Nimir’s petrochemical unit and business heads of alkyd resin, oleo chemicals and chlor alkali business. Prior to Nimir, he worked as Director Operations for a global shipping company. He carries over forty years experience in commercial and management.

Mr. Zafar Mahmood
Chief Executive Officer

Zafar Mahmood is highly experienced professional engaged with Nimir since the Company started its operations. His track record suggests him as a result oriented professional with strong management, business and financial skills. Today, he stands with twenty five years of quality experience throughout in MNCs. He is a fellow of the Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of Pakistan since 1991. Zafar’s association with Nimir group is well over 20 years old. He is serving as the Chief Executive Officer of the company since 2007. Since then, under his leadership, the Company’s top line has been raised by five times with a healthier net profit.

Mr. Imran Afzal
Director (Sales & Marketing)

Imran Afzal, a business graduate and a lateral thinker, joined Nimir group in 2006. He has over twenty five years of experience in the field of sales and marketing and has a considerable exposure of working with leading brands. Imran has held various senior management positions in ICI Pakistan Limited and Monsanto Pakistan prior to joining Nimir. As Director Marketing of the company, he is responsible for developing the marketing strategy, delivering profit and building the distribution network.

Mr. Aamir Jamil
Working Director/CFO

Aamir Jamil holds professional degree in Accountancy and Finance. He has diversified experience of working in various disciplines of accountancy, financial planning and budgeting, financial forecasting and analysis, taxation, corporate affairs and information technology. His stay with the group lasts over ninteen years. Aamir played an active role in his different assignments during association with group companies. Before joining Nimir Industrial Chemicals Limited, he worked for Siemens Pakistan.

Mr. Khalid Mumtaz Qazi
Working Director/Finance

Khalid Mumtaz Qazi is engaged with the Company since its inception. He holds master degree in Business Administration. During his over twenty years stay with the company, he worked in various areas of finance, supply chain and administration of the company. Khalid played pivotal role in the financial restructuring and turnaround of the company. He is also responsible for supply chain of the company. He is well-connected person and has strong relationships with international and local banks.

Mr. Umar Iqbal
Working Director/Technical

Umar Iqbal is also engaged with the Company since its inception. He is a chemical engineer with master degree in business administration. He has vast techno commercial experience. During his stay with the group, Umar worked in different areas of operations including Chief Operation Officer of Nimir Industrial Chemicals Limited. As Technical Director he is responsible for overall plant operations, quality control, research and development of the company. He also worked as Global HSE Advisor for the Nimir group.

Mr.Muhammad Saeed uz Zaman
Director

Saeed-uz-Zaman holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Engineering and Technology Lahore. He has extensive experience in senior management positions both in public and private sectors. Saeed served as CEO in different Nimir group companies for more than ten years. He retired from Nimir group in 2007. Before joining Nimir, he held various senior positions in SNGPL and his last position was Senior General Manager. He is well versed with chemical and energy sector.

Mr.Muhammad Sajid
Director

Muhammad Sajid has around 25 years extensive experience of private equity investments, managing listed financial institutions, leading successful investment banking & structured finance teams and corporate venturing of new companies & businesses. He has more than 12 years senior management experience having served as CEO and Director on the Boards of a Commercial Bank, Private Equity Fund & Management Company, Investment Bank, Investment Funds, Asset Management Company and a number of listed Companies.

Presently, He is CEO of advisory firm CORE Advisors. The firm set up to provide value added investment banking services to SME Sector.

Previously, Sajid was Partner to JS Private Equity Fund I (the “Fund”) incorporated in Mauritius. The Fund was the first & only Pakistan focused Private Equity Fund. Major investors of funds are International Finance Corporation, USA, Corporation, Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC Group) UK, Asian Development Bank, Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets Switzerland and JS Group.

Mr. Muhammad Yahya Khan
Director

Muhammad Yahya Khan is a businessman having sound experience of commodities trading and import/export. He has also experience of indenting. He is the Chief Executive of MYK (Pvt.) Limited, a Company engaged in the general commodities and other products trading, adding to his credentials is a hands on experience of the corporate agro farming and capital markets as investor. He is representing minority interest on the board of directors of the company.

Mr.Mohsin Tariq
Director

Mr. Mohsin Tariq, director on the board of Nimir Chemicals Pakistan Limited, has considerable industrial knowledge in the fields of petrochemicals, specialty chemicals, textile. Mr. Mohsin Tariq is graduated from the Brunel University, London securing the degree of B.Sc (Honors) with specialization in Business & Management. Mr. Mohsin Tariq has also acquired degree of M.Sc International Management from the SOAS, University of London, U.K Ever since, Mr. Mohsin Tariq assumed the position of the directorship, he is governing the entire organization including, production, feed stocks, supply chain, plant maintenance, up gradation & de-bottlenecking, corporate finance, administration, Human Recourse, taxation, project planning & management, Inventory Control, Sales & Marketing etc

Mr.Saqib Raza
Director

Mr. Saqib Raza, has completed his degree in Certified Public Accounts (CPA) from Institute of Certified Public Accounts of Pakistan and also accomplished his Certified Financial Consultants certification (CFC) from Institute of Financial Consultants, U.S.A. Thereafter, Mr. Raza joined Institute of Public Accounts and qualified for FPA Certification. For enhancement of his professional education and skills Mr. Raza got admitted in IBA Department of The University of Punjab and obtained his Master of Business Administration degree with specialization in Finance. Mr. Raza has, so far, served in key positions for over fifteen years in country’s major industries including Petrochemicals, textile, Engineering, food industries etc. Mr. Saqib Raza assumed his responsibilities on July 11, 2011 as Chief Financial Officer of Nimir Chemicals Pakistan Limited and is supervising in the areas of financial control, treasury, accounts, besides his intensive involvement in, Supply Chain, Inventory Control, Taxation, and Material Management.

Khalid Siddiq Tirmizey
Nominee Director

Khalid Siddiq Tirmizey is associated with The Bank of Punjab (BOP) since 2008 and working as Deputy Chief Executive Officer. He completed his MBA degree in 1972 from IBA Karachi. He also holds a Masters degree in Economics from the University of Punjab.Khalid worked for PICIC from 1973 till 1979. He held various managerial positions in Pakistan and abroad with ANZ Grindlays Bank. He remained with Faysal Bank Limited from 2000 till 2008. He is a Chairman of Board of Directors of First Punjab Modaraba and a regular member of all BOD meetings of BOP. He is representing BOP on the boards of Pak Elektron Limited and Gharibwal Cement Limited.

Abdul Jaleel Shaikh
Nominee Director

Abdul Jaleel Shaikh is Group Head with Pak Brunei Investment Company Karachi. He carries diversified experience in project management & civil engineering, corporate finance, credit administration, human resource management and general administration. Jaleel worked for ten years in Saudi Arabia before joining Saudi Pak Industrial & Agricultural Investment Company (SAPICO) where he remained twenty years and was a key member of the senior management team involved in all strategic business decisions. He represented SAPICO on the boards of Saudi Pak Commercial Bank, Saudi Pak Insurance Company, Fecto Cement Co. Ltd. and Japan Power Generation Co. Ltd