Board of Directors
    Dr. Ijaz Munir, Chairman

     

   Dr. Ijaz Munir,
   Chief Secretary
   Azad Jammu & Kashmir,
   Chairman
   Bank of Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Dr. Ijaz Munir is Chief Secretary to the Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir and Chairman BAJK. He is a senior civil servant belonging to the DMG Group. He has vast experience in management and administration at his credit which includes various top hierarchy administrative positions. He served as Additional Secretary at the Prime Minister Secretariat Islamabad and Secretary to Government of Punjab before his new assignment. He holds a Master Degree in Business Administration and Management for Imperial College London.


    Imran Samad, Managing Director,




      Imran Samad,
      Managing Director/CEO
      Bank of Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Mr. Imran Samad has joined the Bank of Azad Jammu & Kashmir on November 29, 2016 as the CEO & Managing Director. He has been associated with the banking profession for over three decades. After his MBA, he started his career with PICIC as a financial analyst and worked in various capacities dealing with industry and finance. He has rich experience of dealing with local banks and multilateral agencies. His expertise in Corporate Finance, Retail Banking, Consumer Finance, Islamic Banking, Agriculture Finance, SME, Micro Credit, etc. over the years in various banks has earned him a repute in areas of business development and organizational turnaround. Recognized as an effective team leader, he has authored various articles and is also known as a leading resource person on banking and finance. He has served NIB Bank as a Senior Executive and had been associated in turning around the Bank of Khyber in the capacity of Group Head, CMG, Group Head, Business Management and also as Managing Director.


    Farid Ahmad Tarar, Director

Director      

   Farid Ahmad Tarar,
   Secretary Finance
   Azad Jammu & Kashmir,
   Director
   Bank of Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Mr. Farid Ahmad Tarar is Secretary to the Government of Azad Jammu and Kashmir heading the Finance Department. Mr. Tarar is a senior civil servant belonging to the Pakistan Audit and Accounts Group. He has worked in different senior positions including Commercial Counselor , Embassy of Pakistan, Rome Italy. He has attended various trainings/ courses on audit and accounts including 20th Senior Management Course(Lahore), Course on Social Safety Nets(Washington DC at World Bank Headquarters),Economic Policy and Management(International Unit, National Institute of Public Administration, Kualalumpur, Malaysia), Seminar/Workshop on Public Private Partnership as an Instrument of Economic Growth and Productivity(International Finance Commission Headquarters Dubai), Project Management ( Business Management Consultants, USA) and much more. He has more than 20 years of experience in public sector encompassing areas of Public Policy, Finance, Taxation, Trade, Fiscal, Monetary, Economic & Investment Policy’s design, development and implementation. Mr. Tarar did his M.B.B.S(King Edward Medical College, Lahore), MBA Finance (Institute of Business Administration University of Punjab) and MSC Accounting & Finance, Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, UK.


    Fayyaz Ali Abbasi, Director

Director      

      Fayyaz Ali Abbasi,
      Senior Member Board of Revenue
      Azad Jammu & Kashmir,
      Director
      Bank of Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Mr. Fayyaz Ali Abbasi holds a Masters Degree in Development Management from London School of Economics and Political Science and also a Master of Philosophy (M. Phil.) Degree in International Relations and Affairs from Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad. He is currently serving as Senior Member Board of Revenue, Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir. Mr. Abbasi has vast experience in management, administration and planning at his credit which includes various top hierarchy administrative positions. He headed various departments as Secretary/Commissioner to Government of Azad Jammu and Kashmir.


    Syed Zahoor-ul-Hassan Gillani, Director

     

      Syed Zahoor-ul-Hassan Gillani,
      Secretary, AKLASC,
      Azad Jammu & Kashmir,
      Director
      Bank of Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Syed Zahoor-ul-Hassan Gilani is Secretary to the Government of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Heading the Forests, Wildlife, Fisheries and AKLASC Departments He has served on various important administrative positions of the state. He is also on the board of Director of Azad Kashmir Logging and Sawmills Corporation (AKLASC).


    Raja Amjad Pervaiz Ali Khan, Director

     

      Raja Amjad Pervaiz Ali Khan,
      Secretary Industries,
      Azad Jammu & Kashmir,
      Director
      Bank of Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Mr. Amjad Pervaiz Ali Khan is Secretary to the Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, heading the Industries, Commerce, Mineral Resources and Labor Departments. He has served in various important positions. Mr. Khan actively pursued expanding his knowledge based while in service. He holds a master degree in Public Administration (MPA) from reputed Punjab University.


    Ejaz Hussain Rathore, Director

     


      Ejaz Hussain Rathore,
      Chartered Accountant,
      Director
      Bank of Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Mr. Ejaz Hussain Rathore is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan. He is in public practice since 1990, and is Partner-in-charge of Islamabad Office of PKF F.R.A.N.T.S Pakistan & Afghanistan Chartered Accounts, a member firm of PKF International providing professional services in the field of audit, accounting, tax and business management consultancy, transaction advisory, merger and acquisition, IT Audits, Internet based trading system audits, penetration testing, to a wide range of clientele. Taxation and business consultancy are the fields and his special interest. He has also participated as a delegate in many national and international events.


    Raja Mumtaz Ali, Director

     



     Raja Mumtaz Ali,
      Director
     Bank of Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Mr. Raja Mumtaz Ali has been recently placed as Director on the Board of the Bank by Govt. of AJK. He is a Law Graduate and also obtained Diploma in Banking from Institute of Bankers Pakistan (IBP). He has rich and diversified experience in Banking and held Middle and Top Management positions at Allied Bank Ltd. His experience in Banking spreads over a period of four decades.
He has the honor to be the pioneer, first Managing Director /Chief Executive of BAJK. During initial critical period of the Bank he successfully erected the structure of the Bank on sound footing and in a very short span made it a viable and profitable Bank of the state. He served the Bank for five years (i.e. from September 2006 to August 2011), leaving behind the record of success and score of significant achievements. His presence on the Board shall prove highly beneficial to provide valuable guidance in evolving workable strategies for further development and growth of the Bank.


    Naveed Sadiq, Director

     


      Mr. Naveed Sadiq,
      Director
      Bank of Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Mr. Naveed Sadiq is a reputable business man bringing with him rich and diversified experience in the fields of construction, import export and real estate in international business hub of Dubai. After coming to Pakistan way back in 2009 he has further diversified his entrepreneurial pursuits by including marketing and tourism development in his business domain. Presently, he is CEO of Trans Freight and Industrial Power Pvt. Ltd. He is a well travelled person having innovative mind and entrepreneurial insight.


    Executive Committee of BoD

  1. - Mr. Farid Ahmad Tarar, Secretary Finance, Director/Chairman

  2. - Mr. Imran Samad, Managing Director BAJK, Member

  3. - Raja Amjad Pervaiz Ali Khan, Secretary Industries, Director/ Member


    Audit Committee of BoD

  1. - Fayyaz Ali Abbasi, Senior Member Board of Revenue, Director/Chairman

  2. - Mr. Farid Ahmad Tarar, Secretary Finance, Director/Member

  3. - Ejaz Hussain Rathore, Director/Member


    I.T Committee of BoD

  1. - Raja Amjad Pervaiz Ali Khan, Secretary Industries, Director/Chairman

  2. - Mr. Imran Samad, Managing Director BAJK, Member

  3. - Syed Zahoor-ul-Hassan Gillani, Secretary Forests, Wildlife Fishries and AKLASC, Director/Member

  4. - Mr. Ejaz Hussain Rathore, Director/Member