Friday, October 3, 2014

Sadia Khan

Ms. Sadia Khan, is the CEO of Selar Enterprises (Pvt) Ltd, a company she founded in 2011 while working as the Group Executive Director in her family-owned business, Delta Shipping (Pvt) Ltd. She also serves as an independent director on the boards of various companies, including Pakistan Cables and HBL Asset Management. She was a member of the Global Agenda Council on Pakistan convened by the World Economic Forum during 2012-14.
She started her career with Lehman Brothers in New York. Since then she has worked with various international institutions and local regulatory authorities, including the Asian Development Bank in the Philippines, the Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan and the State Bank of Pakistan. She obtained her B.A (Hons.) in Economics from Cambridge University, UK followed by an M.A in Economics from Yale University, USA and an M.B.A from INSEADin France. She was appointed the Honorary Consul General of Finland in Karachi in 2012. In 2014, she was awarded the prestigious French award, Chevalier de lOrdre National du Mérite (Knight of the National Order of Merit) by the Government of France.