Pakistan’s Apex Trade Body FPCCI appoints Mr. Kamran Saleem CFO & Company Secretary of Pak-Qatar Takaful Group as Chairman Standing Committee on Takaful & Window Takaful
Karachi – February 21, 2018: The Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) appointed the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Company Secretary of Pak-Qatar Takaful Group (PQTG), Muhammad Kamran Saleem, as Chairman of (Central) Standing Committee on Takaful & Window Takaful. The appointment for this designation was conferred to Muhammad Kamran Saleem through a special letter by the President of FPCCI, thus adding another milestone in the company’s rapid progress. PQTG is a leading enterprise offering Takaful products (Family and General) across Pakistan.
Muhammad Kamran Saleem expressed his gratitude, and stated, “I am very pleased and excited to represent the Takaful industry as the Chairman of FPCCI’s (Central) Standing Committee on Takaful & Window Takaful. As the Pak-Qatar Takaful Group is committed to lead this promising sector and enrich the Islamic Financing models with innovative and more competitive products, this position will enable me to promote Takaful among the masses, encompassing education and awareness, while presenting an image that is consistent with our ideology and values.”
He further added, “The Pak-Qatar Takaful Group adheres to best ethical practices and complete transparency in all aspects of its operations, while abiding by the Shariah rules and law of the land. With this additional responsibility, I will strive to deploy more resources and support for the community to deliver excellence. Customer satisfaction and protection is the primary objective of the Takaful business, so we will develop more quality products and offer excellent services to our valuable consumers.”
Muhammad Kamran Saleem has previously served as the Vice-Chairman of Islamic Banking and Takaful Committee of the FPCCI. He has risen to the position of CFO by successfully managing multi-dimensional assignments and heading all the major functions in the company over the years. With an illustrative career and strong knowledge-base in Finance and Law, Mr. Saleem will play a key role in ensuring rapid growth in the Takaful industry, as integrity and transparency is the hallmark of Islamic finance.
Pak-Qatar Takaful Group is the pioneer of Takaful products in Pakistan, with presence in all major cities of the country. The Group is engaged in providing need-based, practical and profitable financial services to its members and participants throughout Pakistan.
ABOUT PAK-QATAR TAKAFUL GROUP
Pak-Qatar Takaful Group is Pakistan’s pioneer and largest Takaful group. The core vision of the group is to provide Takaful as a Shari’ah compliant alternative of insurance to everyone across Pakistan. The Group companies are comprised of Pak-Qatar Family Takaful Limited (PQFTL), the first and largest dedicated Family Takaful Company in Pakistan and Pak-Qatar General Takaful, a progressive and innovative Takaful providing Shari’ah compliant Non-Life solutions in Pakistan.
An independent Shari’ah Advisory Board chaired by Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani certifies all products and operations for Shari’ah compliance. The Group companies’ shareholders include some of the strongest financial institutions in the state of Qatar such as Qatar Islamic Insurance Company (QIIC), Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB), Masraf Al Ryan with a combined asset base of more than US$37 billion and equity over US$5 billion.
Pak-Qatar Takaful Group has one of the largest Takaful branch networks across Pakistan (over 60 branches in 41 cities). With more than 550,000 covered members and over 1100 corporate members, the company believes in technological advancement and has presence on all digital mediums thus enabling the customers to keep in touch 24/7 via modern web portals and mobile applications.