CEO and co-founder
Mr. Rizwan Butt is the CEO of NEXT Pharmaceutical Products Private Limited, having over 20 years of professional experience of business management. He has a vision to enhance the quality standards of Pharmaceutical manufacturing to the international levels. His aim is to bridge the vacuum of ever growing demand of health care facilities in Pakistan and to other parts of the world, specially to the neighboring countries including Afghanistan and Middle East & North African (MENA) markets. He started his professional career with Citibank and has worked with various financial Institutions like IGI, KASB, and Merrill Lynch and in the process, gained experience and repute as one of the best Financial experts in Pakistan. Before managing investment management business, Mr. Rizwan Butt was the CEO of IGI Securities Limited – one of the leading financial services company of Packages Group, engaged in Investment Banking, Financial Broking, Asset Management and Insurance business. Mr. Rizwan Butt is also the Chairman of Punjab Industrial Estate & Management Co. owned by Govt. of The Punjab with a vision to develop a chain of industrial estates in a dynamic and innovative manner. Mr. Rizwan Butt is a regular guest speaker as Financial expert in most of the business channels, including CNBC, Business Plus, GEO etc. He is also a regular guest speaker in various national investment seminars and business schools on financial markets. Mr. Rizwan Butt is MBA with majors in Finance and Banking from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi, Pakistan.