Dr. Saleem is a highly accomplished quant with a specialized focus on advanced probabilistic and simulated estimations. With over 28 years of international professional experience, he is a recognized expert in 3rd generation predictive modeling and post-modern risk analytics. Dr. Saleem’s expertise extends to financial risk management, regulatory compliance, and quantitative advisory.
His impressive credentials include being a distinguished member of the BCBS Official Research Group (BORG) of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS). Additionally, he serves as a visiting Professor in four prestigious European and North American universities. Dr. Saleem is also an esteemed author, having written three books on Advanced Risk Analytics. His contributions have earned him a place in the esteemed Who is Who of RiskCheck.
Throughout his career, Dr. Saleem has been instrumental in developing over 6000 models, including 200+ proprietary algorithms, to measure credit, market, operational, and liquidity risks. He has provided invaluable assistance to a wide range of financial institutions and companies worldwide. His clientele includes 52 banks, 78 non-banking financial companies, 28 private equity funds, 43 insurance companies, 104 asset management companies, 58 investment banks, 62 industrial conglomerates, and 38 stock and commodity exchanges across 32 countries spanning four continents.
Having held senior-level positions with reputable organizations such as KPMG, EY, Deloitte, Commonwealth Development Corporation, Oliver Wyman, and the World Bank, Dr. Saleem’s influence and expertise have been recognized across industries. He has served on the Board of Directors for 22 international companies in Pakistan, UK, and Canada, and has provided advisory services to the governments of two countries.
Dr. Saleem’s reputation as an Independent Technical Expert has led him to collaborate with prestigious firms such as EY, Deloitte, KPMG, PWC, OW, SAS, and IBM, assisting them with their global assignments.
His academic achievements are equally impressive, holding a Master’s in Economics, an MBA in Finance, an LLM in Corporate Law, and a PhD in Quantitative Finance. Dr. Saleem’s vast knowledge and expertise make him an invaluable asset in the realm of financial risk management and predictive analytics.