Interview: Tariq Gulzar, CFO Warid Telecom

This interview of Mr. Tariq Qulzar, CFO Warid was recently broadcasted by CNBC Pakistan. We are putting this video interview here for our readers, with permission from CNBC Pakistan.

In this detailed interview, Mr. Tariq Gulzar discussed various issues including

  • Warid’s Performance over the years
  • Growth of Telecom sector in Pakistan
  • Services provided by Warid
  • Price War
  • Cost of Telecom business in Pakistan
  • World Recession and Telecom Industry
  • Cost cutting
  • Warid’s Network Quality in urban and rural areas
  • Foreign Direct Investment and market potentials
  • 3G prospects
  • Green Technology

Here is the profile of Mr. Gulzar (Taken from Warid’s website)

Mr. Tariq Qulzar,
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Tariq Gulzar brings with him a combined professional and industry   background gained from over 15 years of experience in assurance, internal audit, accounting, risk management and general consulting in telecom and media   industries.

Mr. Gulzar is a Fellow Chartered Accountant (Pakistan, a Certified Public Accountant (Colorado, USA) and a Certified Internal Auditor (New York, USA).

Prior to joining Warid, Mr. Gulzar was working as the Assistant Vice President in Risk & Regulatory Advisory practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers   (PwC), Canada, where he was responsible for delivering internal audit, sustainable process improvement and risk management services to organizations in   terms of increased revenues, decreased costs, improved efficiency, control and   organizational and process agility in a range of industries.

Mr. Gulzar has also   worked with Mobilink (Pakistan), Millicom International Cellular S.A. Luxembourg) and Modern Times Group AB (Sweden) before joining PwC in Canada.

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  • Excellent Interview

  • Zubair

    After 11 min and 30 sec this gets sutck i have check from different broad band kinldly check this

  • Nice interview (Y)

  • Pocketpda

    yes After 11 min and 30 sec interview not cast

  • Video is working good at multiple systems – still we are re-uploading the video to avoid any issue.

    Will be up in 60 mins. Thanks for feedback

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  • Muhammad Faraz Cheema

    @ AAMIR
    This video is now stucking after 34mins

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  • Javed Gulzar

    I saw the interview twice. Its fantastic!

  • Agha Alamdar Hussain

    Great one Tariq Saab, Now you have become the face of Warid also.

  • Beenish

    The CFO seems to know what he’s talking about. I liked the the interview!

  • gr8 interviw really… warid doing great

  • Najeeb ullah khan love Jalpari

    gr8 is very intelligent men i like his intterview

  • Saqib

    Please uploads these videos on youtube for better viewing…

    Thanks for efforts!

    Best Regards,
    Najam

  • nice interview but interesting to know about the facts & figuers