Mr. Ali Raza

Ali Raza was President of National Bank of Pakistan from July 2000 to Jan 2011 , prior to which he served with Bank of America for 27 years eventually being elevated to Managing Director and Regional Manager Director and Regional Manager Middle East, Africa and Pakistan in addition to remaining Country Manager Bank of America. Pakistan under his leadership NBP was declared Best Bank in Pakistan for 6 years out of ten. He was designated as one of the 25 stars of Asia by the Business Week magazine in 2005, was the sole recipient of the Asian Leadership award by the Asian Banker in 2005, received The Sitara Imtiaz in 2005, and a gold medal from the Institute of Bankers in Pakistan in 2003. While president NBP, he served as Director on the Board of virtually all large Corporates Pakistan Industry PIA, NIT, KESC, KSE, KPT and the IBA.

Raza is a graduate of the London School of Economics and did his Masters in Administrative Sciences from the City University Graduate Business Centre.