Dr. Murtaza Syed appointed as Acting Governor SBP
Dr. Murtaza Syed has been appointed as Acting Governor of State Bank of Pakistan (SBP).
According to details, Dr. Murtaza Syed, who has full experience of IMF and is a renowned economist, will now assume the post of Governor SBP.
Finance Minister Miftah Ismail said in a tweet released on social networking site Twitter that the tenure of Governor SBP Dr Raza Baqir has come to an end, adding that according to the law, the most senior deputy governor will assume office till the new appointment.
Miftah Ismail wrote that Murtaza Syed has extensive experience working with the IMF, a well-known economist who will take over as Governor SBP.