Tariq Bajwa appointed new SBP governor

By | Jul 7, 2017

Former State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) director Tariq Bajwa has been appointed the central bank’s new governor for the following three years, based on a notification issued by the Finance Division on Friday.

Tariq Bajwa appointed new SBP governor

Bajwa ─ who replaces outgoing performing SBP Governor Riaz Riazuddin ─ joined the Civil Service of Pakistan in 1981 and has held numerous positions over his 36-year profession.

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Prior to his new appointment, Bajwa served because of the chairman of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) from July 2013 to October 2015.

Tariq Bajwa appointed new SBP governor

Tariq bajwa ─ File

He additionally served as a general supervisor at Pakistan International Airlines and secretary finance Punjab from 2010 to 2013.

This isn’t his first stint at the central bank, as he previously remained a director on the SBP. He was additionally on the Bank of Punjab board of administrators.

The discover added that Bajwa’s appointment is awaiting approval from President Mamnoon Hussain.

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