Nayyer Hussain is the CEO of K-Electric Limited (Formerly Karachi Electric Supply Company Limited) since February 2013. He served as the Chief Distribution Officer between November 2009 and February 2013.
Prior to joining The Abraaj Group, he was with Mashreq Bank, where he managed the Retail Risk Management function.
He was with Citigroup from 1991 to 2005 and worked with their franchise in Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and Russia as Head of Retail Risk Management. In Pakistan and Russia, he was part of Citibank’s pioneering team that was responsible for the launch of the Retail Banking Business.
During his tenure in Saudi Arabia with the Saudi American Bank, he managed to turn around a negatively performing portfolio and also led the retail banking team that helped merge United Saudi Commercial Bank (previously known as Saudi Cairo Bank).
He hails from Karachi and is a graduate of the Boston University, USA.