Mr. Abdullah Ahmed Muhammad
Group Head of Treasury and Financial Institutions
Mr. Abdullah Ahmed Muhammad joined Meezan Bank in July 2005. He has over 17 years of banking experience. Joining Bank of America NA, Pakistan in 1995 as a trainee trader, he quickly rose to the post of Assistant Vice President, treasury in 1999. Consequently, he moved over to National Bank of Pakistan, where he was responsible for the restructuring of the inter-bank FX desk; his last position being Chief Inter-bank FX Trader. His previous assignment before joining Meezan Bank was as Treasurer of KASB Bank Ltd.
Abdullah has a bachelors (major-finance) and masters (major-marketing) in business administration from the Institute of Business Administration, University of Karachi. He obtained his fellowship from the Association Cambiste Internationale (Financial Markets Association) Institute, Paris in financial markets trading, with specialization in futures, options, and repos in 1999. He is also a certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM) from the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP), USA.
Abdullah is an active member of the local Financial Markets Association of Pakistan (FMAP). He was elected to the executive committee as office bearer in 2000, 2008 and 2009; his last office being the General Secretary of the FMAP for the year 2009-2012. He is currently member of the Pakistan Banks Association (PBA) sub-committee on Treasury and Capital Markets for the last 3 years, i.e. 2010-2012 and the technical committee of the Financial Markets Association of Pakistan for 2012-2014.