Board of Directors
Sardar ali Wattoo
Director & CEO IEL
Ali is a professional with over two decades of extensive experience in projects development and financial management of companies in various business sectors including airline, telecom, real estate, financial services, print and electronic media, independent power producers (IPPs), textiles (spinning, weaving, finishing, garments, knitwear), packaging, fertilizers, farm tools and engineering goods, and health care in Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Iran.
He has previously held the titles of Chief Operating Officer with JS Private Equity, Group Director Finance with Worldcall Telecom Limited, Head Corporate Finance at Crosby Pakistan, Financial Controller at Kohinoor Energy Limited and Southern Electric Company Limited and Head of Internal Audit at Nishat Mills Limited.
He articled with A. F. Fergusson and Company (Chartered Accountants) and is a Fellow Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) and Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Managers, Pakistan.
Director & cOO IEL
Bilal completed his Articles from Ernst & Young Pakistan (1998) and is AFC, CFA (level 1), MS (Management), MBA (Marketing). He also holds the designations of FICS, FITM, FICM and FIMM, as well as a PGD in Hospitality Management and Islamic Banking along with certifications in Finance and Human Resource. Mr. Bilal is also a member of MAP, MRP, ULI, ICSC, CFE and AICFA.
Bilal possesses over 20 years of extensive experience in corporate finance, financial, accounting, taxation, legal matters, forensic, projects development and management. He joined First Capital / Worldcall / Pace Group in 1998 and served on various key positions in the Group including Director Corporate, Legal and Tax. Before leaving the Group, Bilal served as COO of Pace Group, responsible for day to day operations of the Real Estate division of First Capital / Pace Group including Business Development and Marketing. He was previously also the CFO of the Pace Group.
Mr. Bilal has worked on various transactions involving feasibility studies, private placements, initial public offerings, strategic agreements, dealing with regulatory authorities, other public sector institutions, issue of debt securities including TFC and Foreign Currency Convertible Bonds, valuation/analysis of companies and restructuring.
Sadia graduated from Punjab University in 1994 and served as Director & CEO of Poseidon Synergies (Private) Limited from 2008 to 2015. Poseidon is currently the parent company of Singer Pakistan Limited. Sadia is a shareholder of Integrated Equities Limited and has continuously served on its board since 2008.