CIO, Pakistan Stock Exchange
Mahmood Siddique is a seasoned professional who has 28+ years of experience in IT domain of banking and Financial sector, his core competencies being in the fields of Infrastructure Architecture, Service Delivery, Project Management, Strategic Planning, BCP & DR Planning & Implementation, Team Management & Development, Budgeting and Planning. He has held CIO / Head of IT positions in banks since 1999 including National Bank, State Bank, Barclays Pakistan, KASB and Saudi Pak Commercial (now Silk bank). From 1992 to 1999, he has held senior management positions with Cupola Pakistan (GM-IT), Unisys Pakistan (Head of Information Services) and Fujitsu-ICL Pakistan (project manager). He has successfully delivered a number of multi-million dollars ($25-50m) projects at NBP, SBP and Barclays. Mahmood Siddique also served on the BoD for 1-link and NIFT from 2011 to 2016. He was chairman of IT steering committee and played a key part in the development of payment system infrastructure in Pakistan. Mahmood Siddique has been member of various task force under Ministry of Information Technology and has represented Pakistan at AFACT. He is an M.Sc. in Computing from Cardiff University, Wales, UK and a BCS in Computer Science from National University of Computer & Emerging Sciences, Pakistan (previously known as FAST), and has also completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from IBA Karachi.