President and CEO of Central Securities Depository of Iran, Dr. MohammadReza Mohseni, expressed deep grief over the death of former Chief Executive Officer of Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited, Mr. Muhammad Hanif Jakhura.
In a letter to the Board of Directors and staff of CDCPL, President and CEO of Central Securities Depository of Iran, Dr. MohammadReza Mohseni, expressed his heartfelt condolences over the tragic loss of a staunch professional not only in Pakistan’s capital market, but the whole region.
The sad demise reportedly came as the result of a severe heart attack following the evening prayers in the premises of Masjid-ul-Haraam while he was in Mecca for pilgrimage.
The letter by Dr. Mohseni, meanwhile, praised the highly effective presence and efforts by Mr. Hanif at various regional and international organizations.
Mr. Muhammad Hanif Jakhura, 55, was the CEO of CDC Pakistan since March 2002. He joined CDCPL in 1994 and served as the General Manager and Executive Director from 1994 to 2002.
Mr. Jakhura also represented CDCPL at various international forums including Association of National Numbering Agencies based in Brussels (ANNA), International Securities Services Association (ISSA), Central Securities Depositories (CSDs) and Asia-Pacific Central Depositories Group (ACG).
May his soul rest in peace!
Release Date: 1/25/2017