Meezan Bank, Pakistan’s first and largest Islamic bank, has secured 3rd position as ‘Employer of the Year’ in the category of ‘Large National Companies’ by Employers’ Federation of Pakistan (EFP) – Pakistan’s largest forum for employers. Mr. Khalid Zaman Khan – Meezan Bank’s Head of Human Resources received the award from Mr. Syed Nasir Hussain Shah – Minister of Labor & Transport, Government of Sindh at the 5th ceremony of Employer of the Year Awards held at a local hotel in Karachi.
Meezan Bank has been acknowledged with this reputable award for the second time, which reflects its focus on having workplace practices that are at par with World standards on labor practices, women empowerment, ISO and similar certifications. It is noteworthy that the Bank has been recognized among organizations with HR practices that focus on employee needs and engagement levels including various Multinationals, Private & Public Companies, Large Nationals & SMEs.
Employers Federation of Pakistan (EFP) was founded in 1950 and its membership currently comprises of over 600 multinational, large national and SME companies. EFP is the only employers’ body in Pakistan which is the member of the International Organization of Employers (IOE) based in Geneva, Switzerland and is affiliated with the International Labour Organization (ILO).