Dr. Abdul Hafeez Sheikh is present Pakistani finance minister. He has also served as privatization minister during the tenure of former President Musharraf. There is a successful privatization program to his credit during his previous charge. He had graduated from Boston University with undergraduate and post graduate degrees in economics. He also has worked in Harvard University.
During 90’s dr. Hafeez served as country head World Bank Saudi Arabia. Dr Sheikh has also written a book on Argentina’s privatization program.
He has been a partner at new silk route. New silk route is a private equity firm. According to his record made public by election commission of Pakistan he owns assets of more then 250 million rupees. He owns a house in Dubai and held money in various foreign banks accounts.
He was born in jacobabad and also runs watan foundation for the betterment of poor Pakistanis by providing them clean drinking water, and other health facilities.