HBZ Bank Limited  
(A Subsidiary of Habib Bank AG Zurich) 
 South Africa

Directorate and Management

Non Executive Directors

Muhammad Hyder Habib (61)# - Chairman
Bus. Admin (USA)
President, Habib Bank AG Zurich
Appointed to the board in 1995

Oscar D Grobler (67) - Lead Independent Director & Vice Chairman
Executive MBA (UCT); Executive Master's Degree (France)
Chairman, Nouwens Carpets (Pty) Ltd and
Ex-Lead Executive - Absa Group
Appointed to the board in 2015

Yvette Singh (67) - Independent
B.Com (Honors), MBL
Ex-Senior Deputy Registrar of Bank and
Non-Executive director of FirstRand Insurance Holdings (Pty) Ltd.
Appointed to the board in 2019

Nomavuso Mnxasana (64) - Independent
CASA, BCompt Hons; MCom (Tax Law)
Ex-Non Executive Director of Nedbank Ltd
Appointed to the board in 2020

Executive Directors

Zafar Alam Khan (68)
CEO and Chief Executive Vice President
Appointed to the board in 2005

Anjum Iqbal (68)^
B.Com, MBA
General Management, Habib Bank AG Zurich
Appointed to the board in 2016

# Swiss          ^ British

Executive Management

Zafar Alam Khan (68)
Chief Executive Officer

Yusuf Dockrat (41)
Chief Financial Officer

Farooq Anwar (50)
Chief Operating Officer

Kosheek Maharaj (51)
Head of Credit and Risk

Michelle Sewchuran
Head of Compliance


Christopher Du Toit Harvey (62)
Head of Corporate Governance & Company Secretary

Zaakir Mitha (31)
Head of Internal Audit

Audit Committee

Pierre Fourie - Chairman
Oscar D Grobler
Yvette Singh Nomavuso Mnxasana

Directors Affairs Committee

Muhammad H Habib - Chairman
Oscar D Grobler
Yvette Singh

Risk Committee

Yvette Singh - Chairman
Oscar D Grobler
Nomavuso Mnxasana
Anjum Iqbal
Zafar Alam Khan

Remunerations Committee

Oscar D Grobler - Chairman
Nomavuso Mnxasana
Yvette Singh

Social and Ethics Committee

Oscar D Grobler - Chairman
Yvette Singh
Zafar Alam Khan
Chris Harvey

Branch Network

Kwa-Zulu Natal Division:

Rohinton L Meherjina (57) (Durban)
Senior Vice President & Durban and Area Manager Kwa Zulu Natal

Asad Bashir (53)
Assistant Vice President,
Manager - Pietermaritzburg

Zakariya Badat (34)
Senior Manager - Westville

M Mohsin Ahmed (51) (Islamic)
Assistant Vice President

Gauteng Division:
M Ali Chaudhry (52) (Johannesburg)
Senior Vice President & Area Manager: Gauteng

Aasif Abba (39) (Johannesburg)
Senior Manager - Fordsburg

Farhaan Ballim (39) (Lenasia)
Senior Manager

M Raashid Faiyaz (45) (Boksburg)
Senior Manager

Tshwane / Polokwane
S Babur H Zaidi (60) (Tshwane/Polokwane)
Senior Vice President, Manager
Laudium and Area Manager: Tshwane/Polokwane

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