Mr FA Masood (Farid)
Chief Executive Officer
Farid was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Kansai Plascon Africa Limited on 1 May 2016, with responsibility of growing the world’s sixth largest paint company, Kansai Paint Co., Ltd’s footprint across the African continent through organic initiatives and acquisitions. Farid is a senior executive with 20 years of experience working in emerging and frontier markets as chief executive, strategy consultant, investment banker and investment manager with a proven track record in creating shareholder value. He has extensive experience in partnership development, strategy formulation, business growth, turn-arounds, capital raising, and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to this appointment he held various senior executive positions at the Islamic Development Bank in Saudi Arabia, The KASB Financial Group (Merrill Lynch) Pakistan, BMA, VentureChest and PwC in Pakistan and the United States of America respectively.