Rafique Dawood

PERSONAL

Residence

F-12, Dawood Colony , Stadium Road, Karachi-74800

Tel:(+92-21) 4930136

 

Business

First Dawood Investment Bank Limited, 1500-A, Saima Trade Tower, I.I Chunrigar Road Karachi-74000 Ph. (2271874) Fax (+92-21) 2271912

Date of Birth

June 17, 1942

 

Place of Birth

Bantva, India

 

Family

Wife: Hamida Dawood

Son: Ayaz Dawood (MBA Columbia University, New York)

Daughter: Tara Uzra Dawood (Harvard Law School)

 

Education:

MBA-Finance, Harvard Business School (1967)

M.Sc Manchester University UK (1965)

NIC # 42201-0438107-3

 

CORPORATE EXPERIENCE:

2005 to date

Chairman, First Dawood nvestment Bank Limited

Chairman Dawood Power (Pvt) Ltd.

 

2009 to 2009

CEO, First Dawood Investment Bank Limited

 

1994 to date

Chairmain BRR Guardian Modaraba Limited

 

1994-2004

Chairman, Dawood Capital Management Limited

 

1998

Elected a Director of GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan Limited and Pioneer Cement Limited.

 

 

1992-94

Return to Pakistan and appointed Executive Director,

Orient Insurance Company Limited

 

 

1977-92

Moved to Canada, Held Senior management position with various Companies in family group, Group sales increased from $ 6 million to over $ 100 million. Appointed by the Government of Ontario to represent the Public Interest as a Director of Ontario Innovation Corporation and a Director on Ontario Development Corporation.

 

 

1967-77

After Graduation returned to Pakistan and was appointed Director of Karnaphuli Paper Mills and Karnaphuli Rayon and Chemicals Limited in East Pakistan.

 

In 1971 moved back to West Pakistan and appointed Managing Director, Central Insurance Company Limited. Subsequently, managed Asian Cooperative Bank Ltd Dawood Cotton Mills and Dilon Limited.

 

COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION:

1984-87

Chairman Pakistani Canadian community Centre (Toronto) Inc.

 

1989-92

Chairman United Way Cricket Organization Committee

 

1992- to date

Director, Shalimar International  Housing Corporation.

 

1991-92

Member, Province Wide Association for the Alliance for Ontario Universities.