Managing Director, Careem Pakistan
Mr Junaid Iqbal has a background in economics and financial leadership. His professional experience is varied, demonstrating his ability to tackle diverse challenges head-on. He has been successful in different sectors; from being on the launch team for CNBC Pakistan in 2005 and anchoring its flagship show 'Power Lunch' to co-managing a $381 million transaction in 2014 as CEO of Elixir Securities, the largest such transaction in Pakistan in the last 7 years. As a result of his years of experience steering institutions towards growth, innovation and success, Mr Iqbal is often invited to provide his expertise in multiple forums, including former US president Barack Obama’s 2010 Summit on Entrepreneurship and on TV as a regular commentator on Pakistan’s economy.