Mr. Husain Lawai is the President and CEO of Summit Bank Limited, and is a seasoned banker with vast experience in the banking and financial services industry. He holds Masters Degree in Business Administration from Institute of Business Administration, Karachi. Mr. Lawai held the position of President and Chief Executive Officer at MCB Bank and holds the distinction of establishing Faysal Islamic Bank, Pakistan Branches; the first Islamic Sharia Compliant Bank (presently known as Faysal Bank Limited). He also served as the General Manager, Emirates NBD Bank for Pakistan and Far East.
Currently Mr. Lawai is the Chairman of Central Depository Company of Pakistan. He is also on the Board of Directors of Wyeth Pakistan Ltd., GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan Ltd, and The Searle Company Ltd.
He is on the Board of Governors of Karachi Grammar School and Virtual University of Pakistan.