Mr. Sirajuddin Cassim
Independent Director
Date of Appointment
May 20, 2020

Mr. Sirajuddin Cassim, a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan, started as a partner in Daudally Siraj & Company, Chartered Accountants and has remained engaged in financial, investment advisory and corporate consultancy services since 1985. With his extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of accounting, tax laws, corporate law, and corporate finance, he leads the Audit Committee and inspires the management at AHCL to adopt appropriate measures to improve controls.

He has practical experience of preparing prospectus/offer for sale documents of numerous companies and had been pivotal in their successful listing on the stock exchanges of the country.

Mr. Cassim was a member of the Karachi Stock Exchange and Islamabad Stock Exchange.Over the years he has held various Board Positions through which he has introduced reforms and improvements. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Karachi Stock Exchange in the years 1990 and 1991 and has also held the position of Vice President in 1993 and of President in 1995. He served as the Chairman of the CDC in 1995. He was also the Vice President of Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Managers from 1997 to 2000.

He has also served as the Executive Director Standard Chartered Mercantile Leasing Company Limited from 1989 to 1998. He has vast experience of serving as member of the Taxation & Fiscal and Banking & Fiscal sub-committees of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

Corporate Responsibilities


  • Platinum Securities (Private) Limited


Official Address : Arif Habib Centre, 23,M.T Khan Road, Karachi - 74000