Mr. Tariq Malik
Chief Executive Officer
Born in Karachi, Pakistan on 14 November 1952, Mr. Malik graduated as bachelor of Commerce in 1973 from the University of Karachi. A celebrated English debater for various institutions, Mr. Malik held various elected positions as a student leader.
After his successful stint as a student leader, Mr. Malik nurtured his entrepreneurial ambitions and founded Sardar Group of Companies. As a responsible corporate citizen and member of the community, Mr. Malik juggled time between his entrepreneurial ventures and social responsibility towards the business community. He has held elected positions as a representative of the business community at various apex representative bodies including KCCI* and FPCCI*.
From 2004 to 2006, as member of the Executive Committee of Karachi Chamber of Commerce Industry and President of the Pakistan Industrial Business Forum, Mr. Malik visited Islamabad several times for budget sessions and parliamentary committee meetings of the National Assembly. He has lobbied with relevant committees, exchanged views with the Federal Finance Minister and members of Parliament for necessary approval of the budgetary recommendations formulated by KCCI*. Mr. Malik, along with the close support of his colleagues, was successful in managing more than 70% of the budgetary recommendations as part of National Budgets. His sense of duty has taken him to numerous countries where he represented Pakistan on various forums – conferences, seminars, delegated negotiations – in India, the United Kingdom, Germany, the Netherlands and Malaysia.
Recently in the year 2018 and again in 2019, Mr Malik participated in Pakistan Navy Maritime Workshop (MARSEW-18 & MARSEW-19) organized by Pakistan Navy War College, Lahore. The tenure of these workshops were 10 days.
Mr Malik is a regular visitor to witness the proceedings of House of Lords London on the invitations of the members of House of Lords. His expert opinion and insight is sought with keen analysis on prime time talk shows on various T.V. channels.
Mr Tariq Malik has been selected as one of the top 100 best performing CEOs of Pakistan for 2019-20 by CEOs Club Pakistan. Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar, Governor Punjab and General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee jointly awarded a book titled “Best Performing CEOs and Companies of Pakistan” to Mr Tariq Malik, which contained the profiles & interviews of the 100s Best CEOs of the country including Mr Tariq Malik.
Professional Services, (past and present positions held):
* Member, State Bank of Pakistan, Credit Advisory Committee. * Chairman, FPCCI*, Standing Committee on Economics & Planning. * Member, Managing Committee and Chairman, Banking & Insurance Committee, KCCI*. * Chairman, Banking & Finance Committee, Pakistan Hardware Merchants Association. * President, Pakistan Industrial Business Forum. * President, Pakistan-UK Business & Friendship Association. * President, Korangi Association of Trade & Industry (2017-18). * Chairman, Standing Committee on Defense Services Coordination KATI (2018-19). * Chairman, Standing Committee on Banking, Labour Laws, Korangi Association of Trade & Industry. * Elected General Secretary, Govt, Premier College Students Union (1972-73). * Elected Secretary, Karachi Students Council, (Con-federation of over 100 elected college student’s unions including different universities of Karachi)
* FPCCI: The Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce & Industry * KCCI: Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (2002-04) * PBA: Pakistan Bank’s Association