BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Board of Directors consists of eight directors who manage the affairs of the Ismail Industries Limited. These includes;

  1. Mr. Muhammad M. Ismail – Chairman,
  2. Mr. Maqsood Ismail - Chief Executive officer,
  3. Mr. Munsarim Saifullah – Director,
Brief resume of the above is given below:

Mr. Muhammad M. Ismail

Mr. Muhammad M. Ismail has done his B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Florida , USA in 1974. Thereafter, he took over as a Director in charge of Union Biscuits, (one of the major manufacturers of biscuits and confectionery products in Pakistan at the time). Mr. Muhammad M. Ismail successfully looked after all affairs of Union Biscuits until 1989, when he established Ismail Industries Limited. As Chairman of the Board of the company, he oversees all aspects of management including production, sales and distribution, marketing, and expansion and acquisitions.  
Mr. Muhammad Ismail is thoroughly familiar with the confectionery industry all over the world. He has attended large number of exhibitions and trade fairs all over the world. He has been a member and captain of Pakistan's Bridge Team and is an avid golfer.

Mr. Maqsood Ismail

Mr. Maqsood Ismail the Chief Executive officer, graduated from the University of Delaware , USA , in 1981, where he earned a B.S. degree in Economics. He also qualified in the Central Superior Services (CSS) competitive examinations of the Government of Pakistan, but preferred to opt for business. He joined the family concern Union Biscuits and looked after Finance, Government Affairs and Import Departments prior to the setting up of Ismail Industries Limited. Currently, he directly supervises Finance, Accounting and Corporate Affairs divisions of the organization and is also a Director of the Bank of Khyber where the Ismail family owns a significant share.  
Mr. Maqsood Ismail has also been the Chairman of the Export Processing Zones Authority, Government of Pakistan from 1996-1997 and again from 2002-2003. He was nominated to this position as a representative of the business community. He has also been Vice President of the Federation of the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Pakistan and a Chairman of Yarn Merchants Association of Pakistan and President of Lasbela Chamber of Commerce. He has served on the Boards of Directors of Institute of Business Administration, of IDBP, and is now a trustee of the Karachi Port Trust. He was awarded Tamgha-e-Imtiaz (one of the highest civil awards) by the government of Pakistan in recognition of his services to the community.

Mr. Munsarim Saifullah

Mr. Munsarim Saifullah has done his Bachelors of Engineering from N.E.D. University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi . Apart from his academic qualification, he has extensive experience in the fields of engineering and production. He has played a vital role in the installation of the most advance manufacturing set-up. He directly looks after the production and supply chain functions in the Company. Before joining Ismail Industries Limited, he worked in PIA.
He was Pakistan's Table Tennis champion in 1984 and was a member of Pakistan team for many years.