by Junaid Iqbal
Chief Executive Officer, BMA Financial
President Obama, US delegates and businessmen regarding the role of entrepreneurship in today’s day and age. The discussion revolved around the challenges faced by the Islamic world and the possible entrepreneurial solutions to these problems.
Some of the top speakers included Jerry Yang, CEO of Yahoo, Professor Younus, Nobel Laureate and Founder and MD of Grameen Bank, Arif Naqvi, CEO of Abraaj Capital (Middle East’s Largest Private Equity Group), the legendary Economist Larry Summers and of course, Secretary Hillary Clinton and President Barrack Obama
by Taimur Malik
Legal Advisor, Middle East & North Africa Region, Vale Minerals and Metals
The financial challenges being faced by businesses all over the world have resulted in many organizations looking towards consolidation through mergers as a means of survival whereas others have embarked upon acquisitions led by growth objectives to prepare for future opportunities.
by Aarij S Wasti
Associate, SNR Denton & Co., Doha, Qatar
1 POLITICAL BACKGROUND
by Khozem HaidermotaSenior Partner, Haidermota & Co.
by Dr. Syed Jaffar AhmedExecutive Director, Pakistan Studies Center, University of Karachi
by Ali H. ShiraziDirector, Atlas Asset Management Limited
by Shaharyar NashatSolicitor & Advocate
by Kamran A. KazimHead, Corporate and FI Origination,
Royal Bank of Scotland
by Taj HaiderFormer Senator Government of Pakistan
by Babar SattarFounding Partner, AJURIS Advocates & Corporate Consultants
by Barrister Ahmed UzairAssociate, Cornelius, Lane & Mufti
by Sayem AliChief Economist, Standard Chartered Bank
by Mehvish Muneera IsmailAssociate, at Haidermota & Co.
by Kamal K. JabbarHead of Legal, Wholesale Banking, Standard Chartered Bank (Pakistan) Limited
by Tajamal ShahFounder and President of the
Pakistan In-house Lawyers Forum and
Director Legal, Pakistan Tobacco Limited