Mr. Shariq Jafrani is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan and registered with Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales for professional stage. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Economics and Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Computer Sciences from Karachi University.

Mr. Jafrani began his career as a trainee with Ernst & Young (E&Y) Chartered Accountants from where he completed his chartered accountancy mandatory training period and later on worked on supervisory position. During his stay with E&Y, he was deputed to different locations of E&Y which include London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Cape Town and Johannesburg offices.

Mr. Jafrani joined CDC in the year 2008 in the Company Secretariat and later on worked in Product Development before assuming the responsibility of Senior Manager Budgeting and Planning. In addition to this role, , he also served as CFO & Company Secretary of ITMinds Limited – a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company till June 30, 2014.

Later on, he was elevated to the role of Chief Internal Auditor and thereafter became CFO and Company Secretary of Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited.