Diversity and Inclusion To Be At The Core Of Avanceon Limited’s Board
Lahore, Pakistan – The Chairman of the Board of Avanceon Limited is pleased to announce two new appointments to the Board of Directors. Hanan Darwish and Omer Iqbal Khan will be serving as Independent Directors on Avanceon Limited’s Board. The appointments will bring extensive experience and expertise in management, leadership development, human resource, and financial industry consultation to the board.
Here is a brief CV of the new appointments to the Avanceon Limited Board of Directors.
Hanan Darwish brings 25 years of Management & HR Consulting and Leadership Development experience. Darwish is a C-Level thought leader in the global energy space with extensive experience in driving growth and profitability through consult to execution approach. As an advisor and independent director, Darwish’s role will include independent and quarterly performance reviews, HR policy review, guidance and providing input in aligning company-wide OKRs.
As a trailblazer throughout her 18+ years at Schneider Electric, Darwish becomes the first woman elected to the Avanceon Limited Board in the company’s history.
Omer Iqbal Khan has 20+ years of experience in consulting and financial industry expertise with a focus on corporate finance and business strategy. He is currently serving as the Principal Manager at AnZ Management Consulting. As an independent director, Khan will bring financial perspective into management accounting and reporting, new investments, analysis, and fundraising for new initiatives. Omer Iqbal Khan previously served as the Head of Trade Finance and Risk Distribution at Citi Group.
His expertise and experience will bring a robust financial outlook to the Avanceon Limited board.
Chairman of the Board, Khalid H. Wain, said of the appointments,
‘I’m very excited at the prospect of having capable and accomplished individuals like Darwish and Khan on the Avanceon Limited board. The role of a successful board is to nurture robust and effective social systems. With the inclusion of Darwish and Khan, it gives me great pleasure to announce that these individuals will bring a unique perspective to the implementation of our strategy which will help us accomplish our goals for the future. On behalf of Avanceon Limited, I welcome them both to our board and wish them well’.
The appointments correspond with the legal requirements of the Companies act 2017 and Code of Corporate Governance Regulations 2019.
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About Avanceon – (PSX: AVN) – Avanceon is an industrial automation consultation and system integration entity in Pakistan, Qatar, UAE, KSA and United States. The company follows an ethical, proactive and sustainable approach to business. As a leading innovator within the automation industry, Avanceon provides state of the art automation solutions on three continents. Established in 1984, Avanceon is committed to providing engineering excellence to its clients and partners. Providing end to end solutions, which include Design, Supply, Engineering, Installation, Testing, Commissioning and Maintenance, Avanceon’s executive management has extensive experience and insight within the automation and system integration industry.
Avanceon is an ISO 9001-2015, 14001-2015, and OHSMS ISO 45001-2018 company holding certifications from TUV Austria and TRACE International.
Find out more about Avanceon at www.avanceon.ae