Management

Premier Insurance, with its head office based in Karachi, Pakistan’s most cosmopolitan city, embraces diversity – a core value of our metropolis. Diversity helps us to innovate, adapt to rapidly changing environments and also gives us a diversity of perspective. It is for these reasons that Premier Insurance is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, colour, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, provincial, or local law.

Zahid Bashir : Chairman

Zahid Bashir is the Chairman of Premier Insurance. He hails from the Crescent Group, one of Pakistan’s oldest, most renowned and largest business groups. Having achieved remarkable success in his endeavours, Zahid commands great respect in Pakistan’s business community. In his career spanning nearly 50 years, he has represented Pakistan in several trade delegations overseas and has interests across a breadth of industries ranging from textiles, steel, insurance, property development and NGOs. Zahid has amassed a very vast and diverse management and investment portfolio and he has built his career and reputation on diligence, professionalism, ambition and empathy. Read More

Muhammad Asif Arif : Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director

At the helm of Premier Insurance is Muhammad Asif Arif, a Chartered Insurer, ACII and MBA with over 3 decades of industry experience. After having completed his term as the Commissioner Insurance at the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) – the apex regulator – Asif joined Premier Insurance as the CEO and Managing Director.