KARACHI: The federal government on Tuesday appointed Mr. Jameel Ahmad as Deputy Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan for a period of three years, said a press release issued by the central bank.
Mr. Ahmad was presently working as Executive Director, Banking Supervision Group and Financial Stability at the SBP. He has also served as Group Head, the Operations, Banking Policy and Regulations, Development Finance, and Financial Resource Management.
He has an illustrious career as an accomplished central banker spanning over 26 years working at senior positions SBP and the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA).
Mr. Ahmad is a member of SBP’s Monetary Policy Committee and various other management committees of the Bank. He also represents SBP on two international committees including Financial Stability Board (FSB)’s Correspondent Banking Coordination Group, and the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS)’s Task Force on Prudential Treatment of Assets.
He holds an MBA from University of Punjab at Lahore, and is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan (FCMA), Associate Member of the Institute of Bankers Pakistan and a Fellow Member of the Institute of Corporate Secretaries of Pakistan (FCIS).