ProfileSyed Talat Mahmood

Syed Talat Mahmood


Syed Talat Mahmood is a professional career banker and has more than 40 years of local and international banking experience. He started his career with United Bank Limited in the year 1972 and after 20 years of service at various positions in Pakistan, he was posted as General Manager Operations UBL United Arab Emirates in 1992.

After his pre-mature retirement from UBL in 2002, he joined ABN Amro/Royal Bank of Scotland. On his return to Pakistan, Government of Punjab appointed Syed Talat Mahmood as President/CEO Punjab Provincial Cooperative Bank Ltd in 2012. The automation of the operations of PPCBL, establishment of model branches and the implementation of sound internal controls stands to his credit as President/CEO PPCBL.

Syed Talat Mahmood was appointed as President/CEO, Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited in April 2014. He has taken various initiatives in the areas of IT, Operations, HR, Credit, etc. In recognition of the development impact of “Financial Inclusion Initiatives”, at Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited has been awarded a special “Plaque of Merit” by the Association of Development Financial Institutions in Asia & Pacific (ADFIAP).