Zaheer Abbas

Joint Director (HR)
Zaheer Abbas

Joined National Savings in 2010.

Academic Qualifications

M. Phil (Public Policy) from KDI School of Public Policy and Management, Seoul, Korea, 2013
(Financial Management and International Relations)
Master of Applied Science (MAS) from Applied Economic Research Center, Karachi University
(Project Evaluation and Development Economics)
Master of Commerce (M.Com) from Karachi University

Academic Research

i. “Role of Banking Structure for Achievement of Monetary Policy Targets in Pakistan,

a. KDI School of Public Policy and Management

ii. Impact of Government Regulations on Competition in Automobile industry (Pakistan),

a. KDI School of Public Policy and Management.

iii.Policy Brief on ‘Issue of South Korean Access to Rare Earth Mineral’,

a.KDI School of Public Policy and Management, Seoul Korea.

iv. Analytical report on ‘Privatization and its impacts in Pakistan’ in 2005,

a.Applied Economic Research Center, Karachi University.

International and National Certifications

Course on Competition Assessment
3-Months, 2013
Jointly Organized by Organization of Economic Corporation and Development (OECD) and KDI School of Public Policy and Management in Seoul, South Korea
Medium Term Debt Strategy (MTDS)
December 10 -14, 2012

Jointly Organized by the World Bank and Debt Policy Coordination Office , Ministry of Finance in Islamabad

Certificate Course on General Banking
March-April, 2006

Institute of Bankers Pakistan (IBP), Karachi

Earlier Experience
  • Visiting Faculty Member, Preston University, Islamabad

Monetary Economics

Monetary Policy by State Bank of Pakistan

  • 4 years as Senior Officer Operations, Meezan Bank Limited