Saad Umar

Senior Executive Officer


Saad has contributed to the organization with more than 5 years of experience working in financial and banking sector of both domestic and international locations. He has worked in 3 international investment banks, including Nomura Investment Bank, London. He has previously worked in the Corporate and Investment Banking division of top-tier banks of Pakistan including Habib Bank Limited and Bank Alfalah Limited. 

He has extensive experience in corporate portfolio management, risk management, credit quality, financial analysis, strategic and stakeholder management, business analysis, financial management and research & development.


Saad has a Master’s degree in Financial Risk Management (FRM) from University College London (UCL), UK. He has been educated to an advanced level in programming and computing and gained mathematical, statistical and computational modelling skills. He also has a clear appreciation of different types of risk within the industry, and of the managerial and psychological issues related to risk control.

Saad has done a BSc (Hons) degree from Lahore School of Economics, Pakistan, with double majors in Economics and Finance. During the course of his studies he was also active in extracurricular activities and was a member of parliamentary debating-, cricket-, photography- and economics society.