Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Mr Al-Karim Haji is responsible for the planning, financing, business development and financial affairs of the Aga Khan University and its health care system across six countries. He works closely with governments and multilateral and bilateral funding organizations to secure funding for the University's expansions. He also serves as Senior Advisor to the Board of FMIC and has advised and supported FMIC since its inception.
Mr Haji was responsible for commissioning the Economic Impact Study of AKU in Pakistan and served as the Chairman of the Steering Committee that oversaw the study.
In addition, Mr Haji serves as Chairman of the Health Network Purchase Committee of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) that consists of 21 hospitals, 750 medical centres in 12 countries treating 8 million patients annually. He is also a member of the AKDN Endowment Investment Committee.
He is an alumnus of the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia and is a Canadian Chartered Accountant. He has served in voluntary capacities in many organisations.