Chief of Staff – JS Bank
Mr. Shaikh is Senior Executive Vice President at JS Bank, one of Pakistan’s fastest growing banks, with 323 branches in 161 cities nationwide. The Bank also has an international presence and is a leading player in the digital banking space. JS Bank has received the prestigious award for Best Environmental and Social Governance Bank at the Pakistan Banking Awards 2017.
His role encapsulates both an advisory role to the President & CEO as well as responsibility to lead the Bank’s marketing, communications, corporate responsibility, legal, security and protocol sections. Mr. Shaikh is also the primary liaison with the Board of Directors for alignment of the Bank’s overall strategic oversight, continuing policy development and performance monitoring.
In addition to his professional commitments, Imran dedicates substantial energy towards social & philanthropic causes through voluntary engagements. He also serves on the Board of JS Banks charitable partner, the Mahvash and Jahangir Siddiqui Foundation. He has been a prolific contributor to various leading publications and a speaker at numerous multilateral conferences.
Recognized for his dedication and commitment to the organizations objectives, Mr. Shaikh strives to build synergistic, long-term, value-adding partnerships & associations. Part of the core team responsible for the corporate image and brand equity, he is well versed in building the public perception of large-scale organizations.
Mr. Shaikh believes in challenging status quo to bring about a positive change. He graduated with a majors in Marketing from the Institute of Business Management (IoBM) in 2005. Imran has attended a number of executive development courses worldwide including Global Branding Forum, National Security Workshop at the National Defence University and the Executive Development Program at National School of Public Policy.
JS Bank is part of JS Group, one of the Pakistan’s most diversified and progressive conglomerates, offering multiple services including asset management, commercial banking, insurance, investment banking, Islamic banking, micro finance, and stock brokerage. JS Group also has investments in the industrial, technology & media, commercial real estate, energy & natural resources sectors.