Board of Supervisors

Dr. Ahmad Khalid Hatam (PhD)

Dr. Ahmad Khalid Hatam has 15 years of experience in legal sector and has served as consultant with national and international organizations. He has provided professional and advisory services to multinational organizations, financial and banking institutions, and government entities throughout his career. He has served as Member, Shariah Board for 6 years. Dr. Hatam has obtained his PhD in Islamic Law and Jurisprudence from International Islamic University Islamabad and has extensively worked on Banking Law, Islamic Banking and Finance, Commercial Law, Tax Law, Labor Law, ADR, the Law of Negotiable Instruments and Property Law.

Abdul Malek Halimi

Professor Abdul Malek Halimi is an economist by profession and has served in academia and banking sector in and outside Afghanistan during the last 15 years. He joined Bank-e-Millie Afghan (BMA) in 2013 as a Member of the Board of Supervisors (BoS) and has served on various committees of the BoS since then. In addition, Mr. Halimi has served as an Associate Professor in the Department of Management and Business Administration as well as Department of Accounting in the Faculty of Economics since 1995 in the prestigious Kabul University. Mr. Halimi has conducted more than 15 individual and more than 20 researches in groups on topical issues in the area of economics and business. He obtained his bachelor therefrom and received a Master's from the Institute of Development Research and Development Policy, Ruhr University of Bochum, Germany. Currently, he pursues his PhD in Accounting from International Islamic University, Malaysia.

Farhad Sallihi

With more than a decade worth of experience within the banking sector, Mr. Sallihi comes with expertise in finance, treasury and investment management. Mr. Sallihi served local and international banks in the capacity of Manager Treasury, Chief Financial Officer and member of Board of Management. Mr. Sallihi Economics graduate from the Kabul University is also a Chartered Certified Accountant and a member in good standing with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants of the United Kingdom. He has served as Technical Committee Member to CPA Afghanistan and was a member of Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment of the UK.

Kanishka Aien

Mr. Kanishka Aien has 15 years of experience in banking industry of Afghanistan. With expertise in banking operations, Mr. Aien functioned in the capacity of Head of Departments, Chief Operating Officer and member of Board of Management within the banking industry of the country. Mr. Aien obtained his bachelors in Economics, and MBA from the prestigious Kabul University. Moreover, he has completed Operational Risk Management certification from the Global Risk Academy and has served previously as committee member of Afghanistan Banking SWIFT community.