Our Board of Directors comprises of eminent professionals and visionaries. It is chaired by Mr. Ariful Islam, Deputy CEO of Meezan Bank Limited.
Tariq Mairaj is working as EVP and Financial Controller at Meezan Bank Limited, the largest premier Islamic Bank having more than 800 branches across Pakistan. As a member of senior management team, Tariq directly reports to the Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Tariq is an experienced Finance Professional with more than twelve years of experience in Financial Control function. He is encompassing experience in various roles including Financial Reporting, Budgeting, MIS and Payables Management. He has enriched Islamic Finance knowledge. He has participated and led various cross functional teams.
Tariq is a fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan. He joined Meezan Bank in the year 2009 as Manager Finance. He got promoted as EVP and Financial Controller in the year 2015. As a Financial Controller his job responsibilities include supervising and reviewing Financial Statements/ Financial Accounting treatments, oversee Budgets, MIS, internal control over Financial Reporting, Fixed Asset Management, and Payables.
Prior to joining Meezan Bank, Tariq was associated with KPMG Taseer Hadi & Co. (a member firm of the KPMG Network of independent member firms affiliated with KPMG International). He had been seconded to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for six months by KPMG during 2006 – 2007.
Throughout his professional career, Tariq has had the opportunity to attend numerous professional development courses locally and globally. He is certified in Islamic Banking. He has attended various courses on KPMG Audit Methodology organized by KPMG. He also attends seminars organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP). He attended and completed Management Development Program at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). He also conducted sessions on “Certificate in Islamic Financial Reporting & Auditing (CIFRA)” as Trainer with IBA – Centre for Excellence in Islamic Finance.
Tariq actively takes part in sports activities such as Cricket and Table Tennis. He also actively participates in social activities.