Muhammad Junaid Shekha

Mr. Junaid Shekha began his career as a trainee chartered accountant with Price Waterhouse Coopers in Karachi and later with Ernst & Young, working in both its Karachi and London offices.

He has been serving as the Chief Executive Officer of ITMinds Limited (a wholly owned subsidiary of Central Depository Company) since July 1, 2014. ITMinds offers accounting outsourcing services and is working towards growth and promotion of this concept in Pakistan.

Earlier, Mr. Shekha joined the Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited (CDC) in early 2006 and led various teams and initiatives in different areas of the business such as Internal Audit, Operations and Product Development. His last assignment in CDC was as the Chief Internal Auditor, a position which he held for two years. His other roles and responsibilities included managing CDC’s CSR initiatives and serving as the Business Continuity Manager.

He has served as an elected member of Southern Regional Committee (SRC) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) for the term 2013 – 2017 and also held the position of Chairman SRC for the term 2013-14.

Mr. Shekha is a certified auditor by the Institute of Internal Auditors, USA and a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan and Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of Pakistan. He is also a certified director from ICAP.