Our vision is for Fortune Securities Limited to be a top-tier, full service broking firm that offers un-matched, research-driven, broking and advisory services to its retail and institutional clients, both within and outside Pakistan.
Established in 1994, Fortune Securities Ltd (FSL) has progressed to be one of the leading members of the Karachi Stock Exchange. FSL is a top-tier, full service broking firm that offers un-matched research-driven, broking and advisory services to its retail and institutional clients. While adhering to strict ethical standards, we have achieved product and operational excellence through the quality of our people, the breadth and depth of our resources, and our service and product commitments.
FSL has put together a highly competent and experienced institutional sales and retail team comprising of dedicated professionals equipped with superior knowledge of the capital market which allows us to deliver sound investment ideas to the company’s growing client base. Our broking business is further supported by a dedicated equity research team which focuses on producing quality fundamental research in a timely manner without compromising on the ethics of research.
FSL subsidiary Fortune Islamic offers Islamic Business Support Services to Shariah conscious investors and businesses.
Anis ur Rahman
Chief Executive Officer
Anis has over 24 years of experience in equity research and fund management. Anis began his career with equity research at KASB Securities and later served as Head of Research. He then moved to Merrill Lynch/Smith New Court as Director Research (Indian Subcontinent) and later as Head of Research at Societie Generale Securities (Singapore).
He then served as the chief executive of various renowned companies like Elixir Securities and ABL Asset Management. He has also served at the National Bank of Pakistan as Head of Equity Investments, managing one of the largest equity portfolios among all commercial banks in Pakistan. Anis is an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA).
Qasim Lakhani, CFA
Qasim has 13 years of experience in equity broking, fund management and corporate planning. Qasim started off his career with equity research in First Capital ABN-AMRO Equities, from where he moved on to join JP Morgan Pakistan (then Jardine Fleming Pakistan Broking) on the international sales desk, servicing foreign institutional investors. Subsequently, he worked for top-tier names like Engro Chemical (corporate planning) and PICIC (equity portfolio management), before moving onto Elixir Securities Pakistan (Elixir). During his stay at Elixir, Qasim headed Elixir’s Research Department, was involved in the preparation of business plan / study of asset management business for a large business Group of Pakistan, and later also headed Elixir’s Sales Desk. Qasim is an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Karachi, and is a CFA charter-holder.
Head of Corporate Broking and Advisory
Amyn carries extensive executive experience in the equity market of over 20 years working in senior management roles. He has been involved with the development and management of institutional equity sales, portfolio management, settlement, equity branch network and risk management for various brokerage houses. His primary area of expertise has been revenue generation gauging strength from his research skills, equity sales and corporate finance experience. He has delivered in his role as Director Capital Markets at InvestCap, while he was the Chief Executive Officer at Invest and Finance Securities. In a short span of time, Amyn has further consolidated the Institutional Sales desk at Fortune. Amyn is an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Karachi with specialization in finance.
Mohammad Irfan Hussain
Head of Sales
Irfan brings with him a rich experience of around twenty years in different capacities in the capital markets of the country. Prior to his joining Fortune, he was a senior member of the sales team of reputable brokerage houses, dealing with institutions and high net worth clients at names like Taurus Securities and AKD Securities while he also worked as an equity dealer at JP Morgan (formerly known as Jardine Fleming Pakistan Broking).
Sumair Haider Malik
Head of Business Development & HNWIS
Mr. Malik has over 16 years capital market experience and is Series 7 and Series 63 qualified. He started his career on Wall Street with Prime Charter New York with a focus on expanding and managing the allocated client base. He later joined Joseph Gunnar & Co. New York as a portfolio consultant determining client asset allocations for lead accounts. Mr. Malik shifted to Pakistan in 2003 and was part of the founding team at AKD Securities Limited in setting up Pakistan’s first online retail platform which revolutionized trading at the Karachi Stock Exchange. Currently he heads business development at Fortune Securities locally and internationally.
Manager Finance & Accounts
Danish is working with Fortune Securities Limited, he has 15 years experience, various capacities he has worked under includes accounts settlements and branch administration. Danish joined as a Assistant Accountant, subsequently he was promoted as a Chief Accountant & Company Secretary of the Company.
Head of Online Trading & Information Technology
Adnan is a technology guru with more than 16 years of wide ranging experience in the entire gamut of technology projects. Starting off his career in the field of Network Engineering, Adnan has been helping various organizations establish outstandingly efficient and technically sound infrastructure that amply supports organizational operations and growth. Adnan has honed his skills working for a wide variety of organizations; from sugar mills to IT Education Centers. He has been a strong advocate of enhancing technical education amongst the youth of Pakistan and has remained an active educator throughout his career. At Fortune Securities, Adnan has been instrumental in establishing the Online Equities Trading platform. Previously, he had established similar platforms at other firms, including establishing a live, online integration with the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange. Currently, he is managing the operations of the Online Equities Trading platform at Fortune Securities and oversees all technology as Head of Technology.