Dr. Farrukh Iqbal appointed as New Dean & Director, IBA Karachi
June 2016: The Honourable Governor Sindh and Patron of IBA, Dr. Ishrat Ul Ebad in a notification issued from the Governor's House maintained that under section 9(1) of the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Act, 1994 (as amended); Sindh Governor has appointed Dr. Farrukh Iqbal as Director Institute of Business Administration, Karachi, with immediate effect, for a period of four years.
Dr. Iqbal has more than thirty years of Research and Management experience in the World Bank across a diverse range of countries and sectors. Among countries, he has worked on Korea, Philippines, Indonesia, China, Iran, Egypt, and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
Among sectors, he has worked and published on various aspects of economic development including growth, poverty, small and medium enterprises, trade and foreign investment, health insurance, local government development, and political economy issues. He holds a Bachelor's degree from Harvard University and a Ph.D. in Economics from Yale University, USA.