ABL ABL 69.40
ABOT ABOT 619.56
AGP AGP 84.01
AICL AICL 33.09
AKBL AKBL 19.04
ANL ANL 11.12
APL APL 389.31
ARPL ARPL 550.02
ASL ASL 11.93
ATLH ATLH 355.00
ATRL ATRL 159.24
AVN AVN 83.74
BAFL BAFL 33.23
BAHL BAHL 60.66
BNWM BNWM 34.28
BOP BOP 5.85
CEPB CEPB 69.73
CHCC CHCC 105.66
CNERGY CNERGY 5.67
COLG COLG 2,375.00
DAWH DAWH 97.00
DCR DCR 13.87
DGKC DGKC 64.90
EFERT EFERT 80.15
EFUG EFUG 104.00
ENGRO ENGRO 253.65
EPCL EPCL 67.21
FABL FABL 25.26
FATIMA FATIMA 36.40
FCCL FCCL 15.14
FCEPL FCEPL 78.29
FFBL FFBL 21.03
FFC FFC 102.76
FHAM FHAM 9.70
GADT GADT 251.40
GATM GATM 35.90
GHGL GHGL 41.60
GLAXO GLAXO 121.77
HBL HBL 96.41
HCAR HCAR 179.07
HGFA HGFA 6.01
HINOON HINOON 542.46
HMB HMB 40.89
HUBC HUBC 70.36
IBFL IBFL 213.97
ICI ICI 761.22
IGIHL IGIHL 112.20
ILP ILP 66.32
INDU INDU 1,016.47
INIL INIL 114.82
ISL ISL 61.83
KAPCO KAPCO 31.53
KEL KEL 3.73
KOHC KOHC 151.91
KTML KTML 56.34
LOTCHEM LOTCHEM 32.13
LUCK LUCK 498.29
MARI MARI 1,690.07
MCB MCB 129.74
MEBL MEBL 135.54
MLCF MLCF 28.98
MTL MTL 898.11
MUGHAL MUGHAL 68.24
MUREB MUREB 410.00
NATF NATF 160.96
NBP NBP 30.96
NCL NCL 42.67
NESTLE NESTLE 6,000.00
NML NML 79.79
NRL NRL 255.39
OGDC OGDC 86.13
PAEL PAEL 17.41
PAKT PAKT 890.00
PGLC PGLC 6.00
PIBTL PIBTL 6.30
PIOC PIOC 67.52
PKGS PKGS 415.44
POL POL 417.28
POML POML 160.51
PPL PPL 73.20
PSEL PSEL 1,341.00
PSMC PSMC 178.38
PSO PSO 189.82
PSX PSX 11.25
PTC PTC 7.94
SCBPL SCBPL 22.07
SEARL SEARL 108.79
SHEL SHEL 123.26
SHFA SHFA 178.97
SML SML 42.75
SNGP SNGP 33.98
SRVI SRVI 303.89
SYS SYS 382.82
TGL TGL 115.20
THALL THALL 293.67
TRG TRG 98.06
UBL UBL 120.86
UNITY UNITY 23.21
YOUW YOUW 5.57
ABOUT
Management Team
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    Asif Qureshi - Chairman / Chief Executive

    Asif Qureshi has more than 20 years of experience in Pakistan’s financial sector with expertise in economic and investment research. He started his career in banking in 1996 and moved into equity research in 1999, joining Indosuez W. I. Carr Securities Pakistan, where he rose to the position of head of research in 2001. He later headed research at Global Securities before pursuing entrepreneurial path to co-found Invisor Securities in 2004 and later Optimus Capital in 2011. He has also worked as a consultant for the ADB and the Petroleum Institute of Pakistan and has also been associated with IBA as a member of visiting faculty. He is also a co-founder of Zakheera.com, an online financial database service. Asif Qureshi is a CFA charter-holder since 2000. He also holds MA International Financial Analysis (Distinction) from Newcastle University (UK), MBA from Quaid-i-Azam University and B.Sc. (Maths & Physics) from Punjab University. 
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    Muhammad Mohsin Ahsan - Managing Director

    Muhammad Mohsin Ahsan has over 20 years of experience in financial sector. He started off his career in 1997 as a Business Analyst at GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan and subsequently moved into equity research in 1999 wherein he worked at Indosuez W.I. Carr Pakistan, Elixir Securities, Global Securities and Invisor Securities. He coordinated and arranged visits of reputable foreign investors such as Arisaig Partners, ABN Amro Asset Management, JP Morgan and Credit Suisse to Pakistan. As part of corporate finance transactions, he worked on arranging USD 50 Million equity financing for a leading paper and packaging mill for expansion and also worked on financial due diligence for acquisition of a PTA producer in Pakistan. In 2009, he moved to Saudi Arabia to head buy-side Research at Arab National Investment Company (ANB Invest), a subsidiary of Arab National Bank. He was later made Head of Equities looking after Saudi equity funds, discretionary portfolio mandates, international funds and fund of funds. In 2017, he moved back to Pakistan and joined Optimus Capital as Director Research. Later in 2018 he moved to Al Meezan Investment Management Ltd as Head of Equities and Director Research where he worked until Dec 2019. He is currently serving as Managing Director at Optimus                                                    Capital Management. Mohsin holds MBA degree with major in finance from IBA.
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    Murtaza Jafar - Director Equity Sales

    Murtaza Jafar is a senior financial professional with over 16 years of experience. His diversified background in equity brokerage and fund management enables him to deliver superior services and stand out amongst peers. He started his career in 2005 as Manager Equity Sales at Foundation Securities (Pvt) Ltd. Later on he moved to JS Global Capital Ltd., Askari Investment Management Ltd., Silk Bank Ltd., Elixir Securities Pakistan, BMA Capital Management Ltd. His areas of expertise are financial advisory, portfolio structuring and wealth management. Murtaza has also recently won the runner up sales trader award in 18 Annual excellence awards 2021 conducted by CFA Society of Pakistan.
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    Iftikhar Hassan - Head of Online Trading

    Iftikhar Hassan is a Marketing & Product Development specialist, having an experience of more than 17 years in the Pakistan Capital Market, managing New Product Development & Launch, Customer Relationship, Business Management and Strategic Planning. His prior experiences include Head of Online & Retail – Ktrade, Head of Branches & Online - BMA Capital Management Ltd., Head of KASB Direct – KASB Securities and Marketing & Customer Services Manager – AKD Securities Ltd.
    He holds an MBA with majors in Marketing from Karachi University Business School, University of Karachi.
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    Muhammad Arsalan Siddiqui - Head of Research

    Muhammad Arsalan Siddiqui has over 9 years of experience in equity research and has covered economy, banks, cements, automobiles, oil marketing companies, oil refineries, fertilizer and other companies. Prior to his current role, he was at Foundation Securities where he joined in 2016 as Senior Research Analyst and was later promoted to Co-Head of Research. In 2020 was given the task of Head of Business Development where he used his research base to excel institutional clientele relationships. He has also built robust corporate relationships that has proven to be pivotal for providing corporate access to large participants. Prior to Foundation Securities, Arsalan served as Equity Research Analyst at Universal Brushware and Atlas Asset Management. He holds MSc in Accounting and Finance from Brunel University, UK. Prior to that he has Bachelors and Masters in Business Administration with specialization in Finance from the University of Karachi. Arsalan has also cleared CFA level 2.
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    Salman Zaidi - Head of Money Market

    Salman Zaidi started his career in financial market in 1998. Prior to joining Optimus Capital, he worked as a Head of Fixed Income at Invisor Securities and Crescent Capital Management for over 5 years. He has also served as a Senior Executive and Dealer Money Market at Crescent Capital Management. Salman Zaidi also worked with Mumtaz Enterprises as SVP Money Market. He has an extensive experience of around 20 years in Money and Bond Markets together with specialization in Brokerage and Corporate Advisory Role that have helped him in maintaining portfolio for his clients. Mr. Salman holds a Bachelor’s degree from University of Karachi.
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    Mohammad Ovais - Head of Equity Settlements

    Muhammad Ovais has a vast experience of more than 20 years in Equity Settlements. He started his career in 1994 and served for more than a decade in well reputed brokerage houses of the Pakistan Stock Exchange which include Munaf Sattar Securities, Salim Chamdia Securities and Invisor Securities. His enriched experience in the field of equity brokerage provided him in-depth knowledge of settlement procedures and systems applicable in back office, CDC, NCHS, NCSS and KATS functions together with the knowledge of brokerage accounting and prevalent regulations provided him with added advantage in advancement throughout his career.
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    Syed Ayaz Ahmed - Head of Compliance

    Ayaz Ahmed has over 9 years of experience in the field of audit and compliance with leading financial service providers of Pakistan. He completed his articleship in 2012 from RSM Avais Hyder Liaquat Nauman Chartered Accountants as Supervisory Senior Audit and Assurance. In 2013, he joined Faysal Asset Management Limited as Compliance Officer and moved to United Bank Limited in 2014 as Senior Financial and Management Auditor. He joined Optimus Capital as Head of Compliance in 2016. He is a final level candidate of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) and holds Master’s degree with major in Economics from Karachi University.