Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan officer gives presentation at meeting in Seoul


Islamabad: The 6th meeting of the Asia Network of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises was held in Seoul, South Korea. The event was organized by the OECD jointly with the Korea Institute of Public Finance.

Nazir Ahmed Shaheen, Executive Director (Registration), Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), attended the meeting and gave a presentation on the draft Corporate Governance Regulations for Public Sector Companies in Pakistan. The draft regulations have been designed in view of the distinct governance challenges faced by the state-owned enterprises in Pakistan, and are based on the recommendations made in the OECD Guidelines on Corporate Governance of SOEs.

The meeting provided an opportunity to the delegates from different countries to interact and share their experiences in reforming the governance framework of SOEs in their respective jurisdictions.

For more information, contact:
Shakil Ahmad Chaudhry
Head, Internal and External Communication
Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP)
NIC Building, 63 Jinnah Avenue, Islamabad
Tel: +9251 921 4005 or 921 4009 (Ext. 378)
Fax: +9251 920 6459
Cell: +92302 855 2254
E-mail: shakil.chaudhary@secp.gov.pk