Directors Profile

  1. Mr. Asad Ul Haq Paracha (Chairman) stands as a distinguished professional with a remarkable career characterized by success and leadership. His pivotal role as the Chairman of the Cooperative Insurance Society of Pakistan Limited exemplifies his exceptional leadership skills and visionary approach within the insurance industry. During his tenure, Mr. Paracha showcased an adept ability to navigate the complexities of the sector, steering the organization towards sustained growth and success.In addition to his role as Chairman, Mr. Paracha has contributed significantly to the cooperative sector, serving as a director at the Punjab Cooperative Union in Lahore and cooperative farm services in Bhalwal from August 30, 2017, to August 19, 2020, and from August 19, 2020, to the present. His responsibilities included implementing strategic policies, fostering growth, and ensuring long-term sustainability. Notably, he was nominated as a member of the managing committee of Bhalwal service center cooperative by DR Cooperative Sargodha in 2016, further highlighting his dedication to effective cooperative societies’ management. His earlier directorial role at the Punjab Cooperative Union from May 21, 2016, to January 30, 2018, reinforces his commitment to the cooperative sector.

    Educationally, Mr. Paracha holds a master’s degree in criminology and criminal justice from Australia, providing him with advanced analytical and problem-solving skills crucial to his role as a director. Beyond his corporate pursuits, he actively engages in the profession of agriculture in Bhera District Sargodha, contributing to the local economy.

    Mr. Piracha’s professional prowess is augmented by his recognition as an approved Director by the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan and certification from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan. These credentials underscore his expertise in financial management, accounting, and regulatory compliance essential attributes in his role as a director.

    In conclusion, Mr. Asad Ul Haq Piracha emerges as a dynamic and accomplished professional with a diverse background, extensive experience, and robust leadership skills. His contributions to both the insurance and cooperative sectors, coupled with his educational and certification achievements, position him as an asset to any organization fortunate enough to benefit from his expertise.

  2. Lt Col Rtd Mr. Saleem Masood(S.V Chairman) is a distinguished professional with a wealth of experience in both the military and corporate sectors. Following his exemplary service in the Pakistan Army, where he retired as a Lieutenant Colonel on December 20, 2010, Mr. Masood transitioned to a successful corporate career.

    He has held key roles, including Regional Head of Security Central Region at HBL since 2014, where he demonstrated exceptional leadership and strategic acumen in safeguarding the organization. His career progressed as he took on the role of General Manager Projects and Marketing at SWOL HQ 4 Corps from May 2021, to the present. In this role, Mr. Masood has played a pivotal part in driving high-profile marketing initiatives, significantly contributing to increased revenue.

    In addition to his expertise in security, project management and marketing, Mr. Masood has extensive experience working with groups of companies, further enhancing his strategic and operational capabilities. His diverse skill set and proven track record make him a dynamic and accomplished leader in the corporate landscape.

  3. Ahmad Iqbal (Director), a seasoned professional, embarked on his professional journey in 1978, when he joined United Bank Limited. With a career spanning over four decades, Mr. Iqbal dedicated himself to the banking sector, contributing significantly to the growth and success of the renowned financial institution. His commitment and expertise were evident throughout his tenure, which culminated in his retirement from dedicated services on December 9, 2019. Having completed his intermediate studies in 1980, Mr. Ahmad Iqbal’s long and impactful career in banking not only showcases his dedication and loyalty but also underscores his wealth of experience and the invaluable contributions he made to the financial industry.
  4. Mr. Imtiaz Ul Hassan (Director) is a distinguished professional currently holding the position of Director at the Cooperative Insurance Society of Pakistan Limited, where he brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the organization. Despite his educational background at the matriculation level, Mr. Hassan has carved a remarkable career path, demonstrating his expertise in the cooperative sector. His extensive tenure in the Cooperative Department of the Government of Pakistan, He work in the department as Inspector (BS-14) and promoted as Assistant Registrar on 20-12-2018 culminating in his retirement as Assistant Registrar of Cooperative Societies in Noorpur Thal District Khushab on April 11, 2019, attests to his commitment and invaluable contributions to the field.Throughout his career, Mr. Hassan has showcased a profound understanding of the legal, regulatory, and operational intricacies of cooperative societies. His strategic insights and leadership have played a pivotal role in advancing the development and growth of cooperatives. As a respected figure in both the insurance and cooperative industries, Mr. Imtiaz Ul Hassan continues to be a driving force, making noteworthy contributions to the ongoing progress of these sectors. His dedication to the cooperative cause and his ability to navigate the complexities of the industry underscore his status as a seasoned professional and a key influencer in cooperative and insurance circles.
  5. Mr. Ghulam Shabir (Director), an astute professional, possesses a distinguished academic background with a Bachelor’s degree in Laws (LLB) and a Master’s degree in Education. His professional journey commenced at Silk Bank on February 4, 2000, where he demonstrated unwavering commitment and prowess for an impressive 10 years and 11 months. Serving in the pivotal role of G-7/Liability Head, Mr. Shabir exhibited managerial skills, overseeing crucial liability-related functions within the bank. Having accumulated a wealth of experience in the corporate sector, he has recently transitioned into the legal realm, embarking on a law practice. This strategic move underscores his versatility and readiness to embrace new challenges. Mr. Ghulam Shabir’s unique blend of legal expertise, financial acuity, and extensive management experience positions him as a dynamic professional poised for success in the legal arena.
  6. Mr. Ghulam Sajjad Hussain (Director) stands as a highly seasoned professional currently holding the esteemed position of Director at The Cooperative Insurance Society of Pakistan Limited. His professional journey is marked by a wealth of experience in the cooperative department, complemented by a robust background in public service and governance. Commencing his educational journey with the successful completion of matriculation in 1973, Mr. Hussain has over five years of dedicated service as a Director at the Cooperative Insurance Society of Pakistan Limited, he has played a pivotal role in shaping and executing the organization’s policies and strategies. Prior to his directorial role, Mr. Hussain served as an Inspector (BS-14) of Cooperative Societies in Bhalwal District Sargodha until July 31, 2016, where he garnered valuable insights into public service and governance. Furthermore, his commitment to cooperative initiatives is evident through his roles as Vice President of Cooperative Farm Services Bhalwal since August 30, 2017, and Assistant Registrar of the Cooperative Society Bhalwal since May 18, 2005. Mr. Ghulam Sajjad Hussain’s multifaceted expertise and strategic leadership contribute significantly to the success and growth of the Cooperative Insurance Society of Pakistan Limited.