Mr. Zafar Hijazi took over as the Chairman of the Securities and Exchange
Commission of Pakistan on December 19, 2014. A chartered accountant by profession, he carries
rich and broad-based regulatory experience in the corporate sector and capital markets,
spanning over 34 years. From January 1, 1999 to December 31, 2003, Mr. Hijazi served as a Commissioner
at the SECP. During this period he had a distinguished track record, and headed various Divisions. He contributed
to the development of significant legal and regulatory reforms to improve the quality of corporate
disclosure and formulation of regulatory policies.
He has always led from the front and operated by the book, traits that have won him the trust of
the employees, regulatees and general public at large.