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The first Female governor of State Bank of Pakistan


Question: The first Female governor of State Bank of Pakistan?

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  • Kassin Parekh
  • Shamshad Akhter

Answer: Shamshad Akhter

Dr. Shamshad Akhter the First Female Governor  of State Bank of Pakistan

Before becoming the governor of SBP, Dr. Akhter has been serving the Asian development bank as its Director General. Dr. Akhter began her career in ADB in 1990 and was then promoted to the position of manager after serving as Senior and Principle Financial Sector specialist. Dr. Akhter did her Ph.D. from Scotland’s paisley college of technology. She has M.S in economics from Quaid-e-Azam University in Islamabad. Hence, Dr. Akhter has always been up to the merit and didn’t help herself being a female to get the giddy heights of glory. Do you who is the first Female Foreign Minister of Pakistan?

The first Female governor of State Bank of Pakistan

The first Female governor of State Bank of Pakistan

The State Bank of Pakistan is the central bank of Pakistan. The headquarters of State bank is located in the financial capital of Pakistan Karachi. It was established on June 30, 1948, and started working on next day May 1 which is now a bank holiday. However, Dr. Shamshad Akhter took over as a governor of state bank of Pakistan on January 2nd2006 for the period of three years. She was the first lady to be the governor of state bank of Pakistan and however was the fourteenth governor of State Bank of Pakistan. hope you get the answer of the first Female governor of State Bank of Pakistan. 

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