Board of Directors

Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited (CDC) is the only depository in Pakistan

Farid Malik


Farid Malik

Mr. Farid Malik has over two decades of diversified experience of working on a number of infrastructure development, project finance, corporate finance, capital markets regulatory, administrative and operational assignments both in Pakistan and abroad.

Mr. Malik has worked with organizations including ABN AMRO Bank, Tomen Power (Singapore) Pte. Limited, Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan, Pakistan Electric Power Company Private Limited and the Lahore Stock Exchange. During his various assignments, he has had extensive exposure of green-field project based equity investments, limited recourse debt financing facilities, cross border project financing facilities including export credit agencies and multilateral lending agencies financing facilities, risk allocation & management techniques including hedging through derivative instruments, due diligence methodologies, portfolio management, equity and fixed income valuations, financial analysis, asset securitization and capital market operations and regulations.

Currently, he is the Chief Executive Officer of LSE Financial Services Limited (formerly Lahore Stock Exchange Limited). He also serves on the Boards of National Bank of Pakistan Limited and National Clearing Company of Pakistan Limited.

Mr. Malik has previously served on the Boards of the Privatization Commission, the Gujranwala Electric Power Company Limited and the Pakistan Credit Rating Agency Limited. He has also attended a large number of international and local management courses, seminars and workshops conducted by world renowned providers.

He is a CFA charter-holder and a graduate of the London School of Economics.