Asad S. Jafar elected as President OICCI

Karachi, January 31, 2014: Mr. Asad S. Jafar, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Philips Electrical Industries of Pakistan Limited has been elected as the President of the Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) for the year 2014.

This was announced at the 154th Annual General Meeting of the OICCI held at the Chamber on Friday, January 31, 2014. Mr. Asif  Saad, Chief Executive Officer, Lotte Chemical Pakistan Limited, was elected as the Vice President. The other elected members of the OICCI Managing Committee for 2014 are as follows: 

  1. Mr. Atif Aslam Bajwa
    Bank Alfalah Limited
  2. Mr. Saad Amanullah Khan
    Gillette Pakistan Limited
  3. Mr. Irfan Siddiqui
    Meezan Bank Limited
  4. Mr. Faisal Sabzwari
    Procter & Gamble Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd
  5. Mr. Magdi Batato
    Nestle Pakistan Limited
  6. Mr. Aftab Husain
    Pakistan Refinery Limited
  7. Mr. Asim M. Khan
    Pakistan Petroleum Limited
  8. Mr. Syed Khalid Siraj Subhani
    Engro Polymer & Chemicals Limited

Asad S. Jafar is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Philips Electrical Industries of Pakistan Limited, a role that he has held since January 1, 2009. His professional journey with Philips spans over a period of fifteen years, including various senior positions in Pakistan, Indonesia, Thailand and Singapore. Prior to his current role, he served as Director, Supply Chain Management for the ASEAN region for Philips Lighting.

The Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) is the collective voice of 196 major foreign investors in Pakistan from 35 different countries, operating in 14 different sectors of the Pakistan economy. Established over 150 years ago in 1860, primarily as a Business Chamber for foreign investors, the OICCI is focused on promoting new foreign investment besides protecting the interest of existing foreign investors in the country. The Chamber through its diversified activities contributes significantly to supporting commerce and industry across the country.

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