Zafar Iqbal Sobani brings with him over thirty eight years' experience of working in the manufacturing, power sector and audit profession in Pakistan and in the Middle East. He Obtained his qualification of Chartered Accountancy and Cost & Management Accountancy in the early eighties from Pakistan.
His experience also include involvement in the power sector of the Country since 2007 heading Hubco Pakistan and Liberty Power Tech and has exposure of all the facets of the power sector industry in the country along with strong relationship with all the major stake holders in power sector of the Country.
His experience also includes working with Pakistan Oxygen Limited (now Linde Pakistan) a MNC company as well as large local groups which includes, Lakson Group and House of Habib in the areas of finance, arranging the project funding of large size project, treasury, costing, supply chain, real estate management, marketing and general management.
He is a Board member of Privatization Commission since January 2014 and is actively contributing in the Privatization transactions carried in last eighteen months and currently divestments of PSEs including DISCOs and GENCOs.
He has been the President of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) the self-regulator of accounting profession in the country and served actively in council and regional committee in various capacities. He also remained Chairman of Quality Control Board entrusted with the objective of overseeing the quality of audit assurance work in Pakistan. He also remained member of managing committee of Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Currently he is serving as Board member of few companies and Institutes.