Management Team

HAIDER MEHDI – Vice Chairman Management Board

Haider is the founder and current CEO of Management Excellence, established 20 years ago. He leads our Sales and Service Cultural Change and Transformation practice and is a highly regarded Marketing Sales, Service & Change Management specialist in the Financial Services sector in the Middle East. In a career spanning 35 years, Haider has gained extensive professional experience across multiple geographies and industries in a wide variety of senior leadership, management, marketing sales and service roles with organizations like EXXON, Paktel, Toyota, The Circuit and consulting roles with Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, ABN AMRO Bank, Pakistan, FCMB Bank, Nigeria, First Gulf Bank, UAE, Islamic Development Bank, KSA, Mashreq Bank, UAE, MCB Bank Pakistan, National Bank of Fujairah, UAE, ADNOC Distribution, Cyanamid, Pakistan, DHL Middle East, DHL Pakistan, Digital Radio Paging, UAE, Henkel Arabia, Instaphone, ICI, Pakistan, Motorola, Pakistan, Oil & Gas Development Corporation, Pakistan Telecommunication Corporation, Pay TV (now SUN Cable TV), and Instaphone.

ABUL RASA – Chief Operating Officer

YASSIR PASHA, CFA – Chief Executive Officer

Yassir Pasha has spent in excess of 12 years working in Investment Banking and Asset management at various positions in London. He started his career with Bear Stearns as a Fixed Income Analyst, focusing on government and senior corporate debt.

This was following by 8 years, working for hedge funds specializing in credit, structured credit derivatives and equity derivatives. Yassir Pasha was heading up the structured credit desk for high yield derivatives at Credaris Portfolio Management - a 2 Billion USD Hedge Fund which was partly owned by Deutsche Bank and HSH Nordbank. Most recently, he has worked as a Vice President and Director of Trading at Morgan Stanley where his responsibilities included the management of high yield leverage loan CDOs. An expert in credit & business risk management, Yassir Pasha holds an Undergraduate Bsc (honors) in Computer Science and Management with Mathematics from Kings College London, A Masters in Mathematical Finance, an Investment Management Certificate and a CFA. He is also a member of the CFA society in the UK.

EHSAN-UL-HAQ – Chief Technology Officer

Ehsan is our Information Technology wizard and leads our Information Technology development. An accomplished professional with over 10 years of experience in IT Project Management and Software Development initiatives, he has extensive experience in developing efficient and reliable IT solutions. With expertise in cutting edge technologies, Ehsan delivers strong technical solutions that solve business problems; always keeps an eye on bottom line business benefit, offers a proven record of making outcome-based decisions that drive business process improvements and system-wide standardization, and builds teams that take pride in developing high-quality, dependable systems and services.

He is a certified Microsoft Professional Developer and Microsoft Technology Specialist with a Masters degree in Information Technology, specializing in Web Applications Development.

Dr M AAMIR TUASEEN Ph. D – Head Content Management

Dr Aamir Tuaseen is Director Research and Reference Library Majlis e Ilmi Foundation Pakistan .He was Head of Research , manager Content & a Program Host on GEO TV Net Work IMC2006 to 2009 and 2012. He has also worked as a in Content and research Head & Programming for QTV and ARY Digital Net work Karachi from 2010 to 2011and 20113. He has contributed multiple articles in various news papers on Current Affairs and Socio Economics and has vast research experience having had articles published in academic and market based publications.

He has received five National Awards from the Prime Ministers of Pakistan for research articles in 2006, 2008, 2009 & 2011,2012. He currently holds a Hamdard Thinker Forum Pakistan and Ex Membership to the Board of Studies at the University of Karachi, and was nominated as a supervisor and examiner for Post Graduation ,M.A, M .Phil and PhD courses.

All members of the managment team are also on the advisory board