First round table for review of draft code of corporate governance for Mid-Sized Companies

Thu, Mar 3, 2016

CIPE Pakistan

The International Finance Corporation, in collaboration with CIPE and the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), organized a round table in Karachi with key private sector leaders to discuss draft principles for a corporate governance code for non-listed companies. CIPE Pakistan (Acting) Country Director Hammad Siddiqui shared his views on the role of independent directors, the need to separate the role of chairman and CEO, and the need to improve transparency in financial reporting. SECP Commissioner Tahir Mehmood chaired the meeting.