Board of Directors

Mr. Kemal Shoaib

Since: November 22, 2010

Mr. Kemal Shoaib was a Whitney Fellow at M.I.T., Cambridge, Massachusetts, where he received an M.S. degree in Chemical Engineering. He currently serves on the Board of several companies including Century Paper & Mills Ltd., ZIL Ltd., Al-Aman Holdings (Pvt.) Ltd. and Mind Sports Association of Pakistan. He has been a professional Executive for some 55 years in Banking and Industrial Organizations in several countries including UK and USA. He was Chairman and Chief Executive of Independence Bank, California. He is a founder member and has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Public Interest Law Association of Pakistan (PILAP), an organisation dedicated to protecting and defending human rights in Pakistan. He has been associated as a Senior Executive with prestigious organisations such as Wyeth Laboratories (Pakistan) Ltd., Chemical Consultants (Pakistan) Ltd., Commerce Bank Limited Pakistan, Bank of Credit and Commerce International S.A. London and Indus Bank Ltd. He has served as a Consultant/ Adviser to a number of Financial Sector organisations in Pakistan and abroad, including National Development Finance Corporation, NIT and NBP Fullerton Asset Management Ltd (NAFA). He has been a consultant on the capital markets and in that capacity has advised numerous organisations in Pakistan. He has represented Pakistan in Table Tennis and Bridge in International and World Championships. He has also been the Sind Amateur Golf Champion (Veterans).

Mr. Yousuf H. Mirza

Chief Executive Officer
Since: August 14, 2015

Mr. Yousuf Husain Mirza was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer w.e.f. August 14, 2015. Before appointment as CEO, he was the Chief Operating Officer of International Steels Limited since August 2013. Prior to joining ISL, he served as Managing Director of Linde Pakistan Limited, and served in various senior management assignments with group subsidiaries in the Philippines, Malaysia and south east Asia for over ten years. He has a graduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from NED University of Technology and also has an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration Karachi. He has also attended management development programs at Said Business School, University of Oxford, INSEAD and at NanYang Technological University, Singapore. Currently he is member of Pakistan Japan Business Forum.

Mr. Towfiq H. Chinoy

Executive Director / Advisor
Since: 3rd September, 2007

Mr. Towfiq Habib Chinoy, is an Advisor / Director with extensive professional experience and significant executive leadership accomplishments in business and philanthropy and is also known as a pioneer in the steel industry and has been associated with International Industries Limited (IIL), since 1964 from where he retired in August 2011, after having served as its Managing Director for thirty-seven (37) years, thus, laying a strong foundation and impeccable ethical reputation for IIL in the steel industry. He founded International Steel Limited (ISL) in 2007, where he served as Managing Director until 2015, which is a state of the art modern automated factory and is currently serving as an Executive Director on ISL’s board since 22nd November 2011 and as Advisor to both, IIL & ISL.

His contribution to all companies on whose boards he serves is that he possesses strong diplomatic skills and a natural affinity for cultivating relationships and persuading convening facilitating and building consensus among diverse individuals. Over his long career has applied qualities of integrity credibility and a passion for progress to strategic governance efforts. He is currently serving as a non-executive Chairman of both Jubilee General Insurance Company Ltd. and Packages Ltd., He is also a director of the National Foods Limited, Trustee of the Habib University Foundation and Mohatta Palace Gallery Trust.

Mr. Chinoy has served on the Advisory Boards of the Ministry of Communications, Engineering Development Board and Port Qasim Authority -Government of Pakistan. He has also been Chairman of Pakistan Cables Ltd and PICIC Commercial Bank Ltd., and Vice Chairman of Pakistan Business Council and a Director of National Refinery Ltd., Linde Pakistan Ltd and Jubilee Life Insurance Co. Ltd and Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy.


Mr. Mustapha A. Chinoy

Since: August 15, 2018

Mr. Mustapha A. Chinoy is a B.Sc. in Economics from Wharton School of Finance, University of Pennsylvania, USA with majors in Industrial Management and Marketing. Upon return from United States, he took up the position of Marketing Manager at International Industries Ltd. He is currently the Chairman of International Industries Ltd., Pakistan Cables Ltd., and a director on the Board of Travel Solutions (Pvt) Ltd., Global E-Commerce Services (Pvt.) Ltd., Crea8ive Bench (Pvt.) Ltd. and Global Reservation (Pvt.) Ltd. He is the Chief Executive of Intermark (Pvt.) Ltd. He has previously served on the Board of Union Bank Ltd. until it was acquired by Standard Chartered Bank.

Mr. Kamal A. Chinoy

Since: September 3, 2007

Mr. Kamal A. Chinoy is Chief Executive of Pakistan Cables Ltd. He graduated from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA. He serves on the Board of Directors of Askari Bank Ltd., ICI Pakistan Ltd, International Industries Ltd., International Steels Ltd, NBP Fullerton Asset Management Ltd (NAFA), and Atlas Power Ltd. & is Chairman of Jubilee Life Insurance Co. Ltd. He is also Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Cyprus. Mr. Kamal A. Chinoy is a member of the Executive Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Pakistan and Past President of the Management Association of Pakistan (MAP). He has previously served as the Chairman of the Aga Khan Foundation (Pakistan). He has also served as a Director of Pakistan Centre of Philanthropy, Pakistan Security Printing Corporation, Atlas Insurance & First International Investment Bank (an Amex JV). He has also served on the Undergraduate Admissions Committee of the Aga Khan University and the University of Pennsylvania Alumni Committee for Pakistan. He has also served on the Board of Governors of Army Burn Hall Institutions. He is advisor to Tharpak, a consortium of international companies interested in developing the Thar coal field. He is a “Certified Director” having been certified by the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance.

Mr. Tariq Iqbal Khan

Since: November 22, 2010

Mr. Tariq Iqbal Khan is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Pakistan, with diversified experience of more than 40 years. He was pivotal in founding Islamabad Stock Exchange where he subsequently served as President as well. He has also served as the Member Tax Policy & Co-ordination in the Central Board of Revenue, followed by being appointed as Commissioner SECP, where he was instrumental in restructuring the SECP. He also held the charge of Chairman SECP (acting) for a brief period. He has served on prominent national level committees like Chairman of Committee for formulation of Take Over law. CLA Committee for review of Security and Exchange Ordinance 1969, Committee for formulation of CDC law and regulations and Prime Minister’s Committee for Revival of Stock Market. He served as the Chairman and MD of NIT for more than 8 years, which played the role of a catalyst in establishing, strengthening and stabilizing the capital markets. Additionally, during this period, he held the charge of Chairman & MD of ICP, for almost 5 years. He has served on Boards of the top companies like CDC, Faysal Bank, Bank Al Habib, Askari Bank GSK, Sanofi Aventis, ICI, BOC, PSO, OGDC, Mari Petroleum, SSGC, Siemens, Gillette Pakistan Limited, PICIC Insurance Co., and remained Chairman of SNGPL and ARL etc. Presently he is a member of the Boards of eminent listed companies including International Steels Limited, Lucky Cement Limited, National Refinery Limited, Pakistan Oil Fields Ltd., Packages Limited and Silk Bank Limited, while the non-listed companies include FFC Energy (Pvt.) Limited, Khyber Pakhtunkhaw Oil & Gas Co. Ltd. and CAS Management (Pvt.) Ltd.

Mr. Kamran Y. Mirza

Since: November 22, 2010

Mr. Kamran Y. Mirza qualified as a Chartered Accountant from United Kingdom and started his career in Pakistan as an auditor with A. F. Ferguson & Co. Mr. Mirza then made a career move in December 1970 and joined Abbott Laboratories (Pakistan) Limited, a multinational pharmaceutical cum health care company as Chief Financial Officer. He became one of the Youngest Managing Directors of his time in the year 1977 and remained in that position, i.e. Managing Director Abbott Pakistan, for 29 Years. Mr. Mirza held the position of Chairman Export Processing Zones Authority from February 2007 to March 2009 and then he joined PBC (Pakistan Business Council) as its Chief Executive Officer, a position he retained till his retirement on December 31, 2015. PBC is a Think Tank cum Business Policy Advocacy Forum. He is the Chairman of Philip Morris (Pakistan) Ltd. and Unilever Pakistan Foods Ltd. (UPFL). He is also serving as Director on the Boards of Abbott Laboratories, International Steels Limited (ISL), Bank Alfalah Ltd., Karwan-e-Hayat and Safari & Outdoor Club of Pakistan and the Education Fund for Sindh (EFS). Further, he represented PBC on the Board of BOI (Board of Investment) and other Government Bodies / Institutions. Previously, he served as Chairman of Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Ltd. (PMEX) - formerly National Commodity Exchange Ltd.-(NCEL), Chairman of Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE), Education Fund for Sindh (EFS), President of Overseas Chamber of Commerce & Industry (OICCI), President of American Business Council (ABC), and Chairman of Pharma Bureau - (Association of Pharmaceutical Multinationals). He served as a Director on the Boards of State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), Pakistan State Oil (PSO), Pakistan Steel (PS), National Bank of Pakistan (NBP), Pakistan Textile City Limited, Competitiveness Support Fund (CSF), Genco Holding Company and NAVTEC. Mr. Mirza has also been a past Chairman of a Task Force set up by Planning Commission on Pharmaceutical Industry, a member of the Economic Advisory Board of the Federal Government and Sindh Wild Life Board. He has served as a Member on Quality Control Board of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan. He also lectures regularly at the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG).

Syed Salim Raza

Since: November 22, 2010

Syed Salim Raza served as Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan from January, 2009 to June, 2010. From February 2006 to January 2009, Mr. Raza has been the Chief Executive Officer of Pakistan Business Council (PBC) which is an organization established by some of Pakistan’s largest business houses focusing on expanding the capacity of Pakistan’s businesses through development of Corporate Law, Capital Markets and Business Practice Infrastructure. He had spent 36 years with Citibank in positions that included Country and Regional Management, across the Middle East, Africa and the UK, Central and Eastern Europe, based in London from 1989 to 2006. His business experience covers Credit and Corporate Finance, Real Estate and Global Asset (Bonds & Equities) Management. Mr. Raza was Country Head for Citibank in Pakistan from 1983 -1987. Currently he is serving as the Director of Tameer Micro Finance Bank Ltd. and as Trustee of Indus Earth (NGO), Layton Rehmatullah Benevolent Trust (LRBT) and Habib University Foundation.

Mr. Kazuteru Mihara

Since: April 13, 2016

Mr. Kazuteru Mihara is presently the General Manager of International Steel Sheet & Slab Business Department of Sumitomo Corporation, Tokyo Japan and has 25 years of diversified experience in working in Metal Product Business Divisions including international trading of steel sheet & strip and management in Steel Service Centers. He has also held international assignments in Malaysia, Singapore and China, representing Sumitomo Corporation.


Mr. Riyaz T. Chinoy

Since: September 27, 2016

Mr. Riyaz T. Chinoy is the Chief Executive Officer of International Industries Limited (IIL) since 12th August 2011, after serving the IIL since 1992 in various positions. By profession he is a qualified industrial engineer and has obtained a B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering, from Case Western Reserve University, USA. He is also a certified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor and a Certified Director from the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance.

He has had extensive experience of all processes ranging from production, operations, procurement and project development. His previous employment was with Pakistan Cables Limited, where he worked as a Commercial Projects Manager and prior to that, as Project Engineer. He has served as the Chairman of the Landhi Association of Trade and Industry and Amir Sultan Chinoy Foundation and is a member of the Pakistan-India CEO’s Business Forum, Pak-Australia Business Forum, The Institute of Industrial Engineers Pakistan and the Pakistan Engineering Council. He is also the Chairman of IIL Australia Pty Limited, a fully owned subsidiary of IIL and a Non-Executive Director on the Boards of International Steels Limited and Bulleh Shah Packaging (Pvt) Ltd. Lastly, he is also a trustee of the Citizens Trust against Crime (CTAC), of LITE Development and Management Company and is also the Chairman of the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG) and is also the Treasurer of Management Association of Pakistan.

Samir M. Chinoy
Executive Director

Since: September 27, 2016

Mr. Samir M. Chinoy is Director Sales & Marketing International Steels Ltd. He is a graduate of Babson College, USA with a Bachelor’s of Science in Finance and Entrepreneurship and a minor in Human Communication. Prior to International Steels Limited Mr. Chinoy worked at Pakistan Cables, Deloitte & Touché, New York and Foothill Capital (A Wells Fargo Company), Boston. Mr. Chinoy has served on the management committee of Landhi Association of Trade and Industry and has held the position of Vice Chairman in addition to being the Chairman of the Amir Sultan Chinoy Foundation he is a director of Mirpurkhas Sugar Mills Ltd. and IIL Australia Pty Ltd. Mr. Chinoy is a certified Director from the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance.