Board of Directors

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

Shehzad Chamdia


Shehzad Chamdia

Mr. Chamdia has been associated with PSX since 1988. He was a corporate trading right holder by the title of Shehzad Chamdia Securities (Private) Limited where he acted as CEO and then as Chairman. With effect from October 2016, the said company surrendered its trading right entitlement certificate. Since 1992, he has served on the PSX board for a number of terms, participating and heading various committees of the Board and SECP, mainly focusing on corporatization, demutualization and integration of PSX. He has also served as a Director on the Boards of Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited and National Clearing Company of Pakistan Limited, being the nominee Director of PSX.

At PSX, he is presently heading the Divestment Committee formed by SECP in 2016 which has successfully achieved the tasks of divesting 40% of PSX’s strategic shares, followed by offer for sale of 20% of PSX’s equity shares to general public. In addition, he is also the Chairman of New Product Development Committee and acting as member of Investment Committee and Audit Committee.

Mr. Chamdia is the Founder President of College of Accounting & Management Sciences (CAMS) as well as Director of the Avicenna School (Private) Limited.

He is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan. He also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from University of Karachi.