Holder of an IOD Certificate in Company Direction from The Institute of Directors, London, Nauman Dar, who did his BSc from the University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore and MBA in Finance from The University of
Holder of an IOD Certificate in Company Direction from The Institute of Directors, London, Nauman Dar, who did his BSc from the University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore and MBA in Finance from The University of California in Berkeley. He was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Habib Bank Limited (http://www.hbl.com/) on 29 September 2012. Prior to this he has served as a Director of Diamond Trust Bank Kenya Limited from May 28, 2009 to September 19, 2012.
He has been a career banker and with a wealth of over 33 years of banking experience in Pakistan as well as Africa and Europe. He is also the Head of HBL’s International, Corporate and Investment Banking. His experience and well recognised qualities will facilitate the growth of HBL in years to come. His appointment is subject to applicable regulatory approvals.
Nauman Dar joined the Bank in March 2003 as Chief Executive Officer of Habib Allied International Bank PLC, UK. Prior to being appointed as President he was Head of International Banking since January 2006 and Head of Corporate and Investment Banking since December 2010. He also serves as Chairman of First Habib Bank Modaraba and has been its Director since November 2012.
He is a Director of Habib Allied International Bank PLC, UK, Chairman of Habib Finance International Limited, Hong Kong, and Chairman of Habibsons Bank Limited, UK. He is also Council Member of the Institute of Bankers, Pakistan and Member of Pakistan Banks Association, Pakistan Business Council and the Bretton Woods Committee. Before joining HBL, Nauman Dar served in Citibank and prior to that, he spent 18 years with Bank of America.