Proud Moment for Pakistan, Mohammad Shoaib, CFA, CEO Al Meezan Investments Part of CFA Institute Closing Bell at NASDAQ
Al Meezan Investments is pleased to announce that Mr. Mohammad Shoaib, CFA, CEO Al Meezan Investment as only Pakistani member of CFA GIPS Executive Committee team, was present for Closing Bell ceremony at NASDAQ MarketSite, Times Square. CFA Institute, the global association of investment management professionals, was celebrating 30th Anniversary of Performance Presentation Standards on this occasion.
GIPS EC is the global body of leading investment professionals from around the globe and it is responsible for strategic oversight and governance of the GIPS standards which are recognized as the global standards for performance presentation by investment managers.
Mr. Mohammad Shoaib, CFA is the Chief Executive of Al Meezan Investment Management Limited and played a key role in setting up the company and making it the largest asset management company in private sector in Pakistan currently managing total Assets of over Rs. 110 Billion. He has been associated with it since inception in 1995. He is a highly qualified and seasoned professional with over 25 years’ experience in the capital markets.
He has to his credit many accolades and awards, the most significant of them being the “Most Influential CFA charter holder” awarded by CFA Institute in 2006. Mr. Shoaib has also served in voluntary capacity at different domestic and international institutions. He has also served on various global and regional committees of CFA Institute including Asia Pacific Advocacy Committee, Global Task Force on Corporate Governance, GIPS Regional Council, GIPS Executive Committee and Asset Manager Code Advisory Committee.
CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence and credentials. Nasdaq (NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services across six continents.
Al Meezan has been managing investments since 1995 and has one of the longest track records of managing mutual funds in the private sector in Pakistan. With AM2++ Management Quality Rating, Al Meezan has the distinction of managing 13 mutual funds, several administrative plans and an investor base of over 51,000 clients. It has 14 branches in 8 major cities in Pakistan including Karachi, Lahore, Faisalabad, Islamabad, Peshawar, Multan, Abbottabad and Rawalpindi. Al Meezan has to its credit Pakistan’s largest private sector Equity Fund i.e. Meezan Islamic Fund (MIF) and largest Voluntary Pension Fund i.e. Meezan Tahaffuz Pension Fund (MTPF), with AUMs of Rs. 50 Billion and Rs. 8.3 Billion respectively.