Ms. Ayesha Aziz was responsible for setting up Pak Brunei Investment Company and succeeded in positioning it at the forefront amongst its larger and more established peers, in terms of size and profitability.
Notably, its external rating has recognized the company’s positioning and awarded it with a long-term rating of [AA], one of the highest in the industry. Ms. Aziz has rich and diverse experience in investment banking, asset management, treasury, and portfolio management.
She was associated with the ANZ Banking Group for over ten years where, amongst other assignments, she worked on the Financial Engineering desk in ANZ London. Subsequently, Ms. Aziz was involved in establishing and managing business operations and subsidiaries of Pak Oman Investment Company, including a Microfinance bank and an Asset Management company, where she acted as a member of the board and CEO, respectively.
She was also responsible for developing a regional investor base comprising private and public sector institutions, successfully raising equity for telecom, energy and financial sector transactions in Pakistan. Ms. Aziz is an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration and a CFA Charterholder.