FIRST DAWOOD GROUP
First Dawood Group ("FDG") represents a branch of the reputable Dawood family, which is one of the well known business groups in Pakistan. FDG has the experience of operating financial institutions namely Dawood Islamic Bank Limited, B.R.R. Guardian Modaraba, First Dawood Investment Bank Ltd and Dawood Capital Management Limited (manager of Dawood Money Market Fund, First Dawood Mutual Fund and Dawood Islamic Fund). FDG is further diversifying its operations through joint venture arrangements by setting up Wind Power generation project. The increasing presence of the group in the financial sector is likely to strengthen its franchise value and provide synergetic benefits. The Chairman of FDG, Mr. Rafique Dawood, is an MBA from Harvard Business School and has had extensive exposure to business, having held senior management positions with various family concerns both in Pakistan and abroad.