Mr. Naved Abid Khan brings along with him over 30 years of work experience with over 27 years of broad based banking experience. He is currently serving as Chairman & CEO of Sharmeen Khan Memorial Foundation named after his late wife is a Board Member of Karachi Shipyard and Engineering Works, Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim, Dubai Islamic Bank, AGP Limited, NRSP Microfinance Bank Limited, Bahria Foundation and Gas & Oil Company Pakistan.

During his career, he served as the President & CEO of Faysal Bank Limited, CEO of ABN Amro Bank Pakistan Limited, President of Overseas Investors Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Chairman of Pakistan Banks Association, Faysal Asset Management Limited, Academic Board of Institute of Bankers Pakistan, President of Rotary Club of Karachi Metropolitan, Vice President of Institute of Bankers Pakistan and Member of the Institute of Bankers’ Council. He also served at senior key positions in Bank of America, Pakistan.

He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Indiana University, USA and a Master of Business Administration degree from Butler University, USA.

Program Manager

Mariam Sheikh has been working in the development sector for more than 9 years. She started her career in advertising but a personal interest in human development prompted her to join the development sector and she has been working there since 2008. She held the position of Communications Officer in Aahung and the Indus Resource Centre from 2008- 2012. After completing her Masters from the University of Wales, Swansea in Digital Media and Development Communication she returned and joined the Sharmeen Khan Memorial Foundation as Project Development Manager.

Coordinator Secondary Section

Mrs. Naheed Humayun qualified MA in English Language and Literature from The University of Punjab in 1975.She joined Department of Education and Literacy Sindh as lecturer in 1981. She served for 34 years teaching English in different colleges. She retired as Associate Professor from Government College of Commerce and Economics Karachi. She has also worked at FG College F 7/2 Islamabad and FG College Rawalpindi. After retirement, she continues to work for her life’s passion of spreading education working as a volunteer overlooking the Secondary Section Sharmeen Khan Memorial Foundation.

Office Manager

Mrs. Seema Hassan takes care of the administrative side of the SKMF which includes, Finance, Procurement & Human Resources. She has experience of working of over 20 years in Citibank N.A. and Faysal Bank Limited. During the course of her service at these banks she not only gained administrative experience but also of Human Resources while at Citibank, where she was awarded Service Excellence Award which is given to the top performers by its Head Office.


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