Mr.Syed Tariq Husain is currently the CEO/MD of Takaful Pakistan Limited. He has also been associated with Takaful Pakistan as a director/chairman since 2007. Mr. Husain is well-known as an experienced banker in financial circles particularly wholesale and investment banking and also insurance. He has vast experience in top positions mainly internationally. Prior to joining Takaful Pakistan, Mr.Husain was the founding CEO of the formerly Emirates Global Islamic Bank (later merged with AlBaraka Bank). Mr. Husain has served at senior level positions both in Pakistan, Gulf, UK and Canada with renowned groups including Spicer and Pegler (subsequently Deloittes), Arthur Young Clarkson Gordon in Toronto, Ministry of Finance – Government of Ontario, Price Waterhouse Coopers (A.F. Fergusons & Co.), ANZ Bank, Dubai Investment Group, Emirates Investment Group, and The Hunar Foundation. Mr. Husain has also led establishment of various food and agricultural projects, mainly in the gulf region, particularly the GCC in partnership with leading international food and agri companies at Emirates Investment Group (a leading private equity investor) where he served as Chief Executive Officer. Besides various accolades and certifications, he is a qualified Chartered Accountant from England & Wales and holds an MBA degree from York University, Toronto, Canada. He also qualified as a Chartered Accountant both in Canada and in Pakistan.