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Financial executive

Ghulam Faruq Achikzad, American financial executive.

Background

Achikzad, Ghulam Faruq was born on July 15, 1936 in Kabul, Afghanistan. Came to the United States, 1957. Son of Ghulam Siddiq and Aisha Achikzad.

Education

Syracuse University and San Francisco State University, United States of America, 1957-1961, Bachelor of Arts Economic. San Francisco State University, 1961-1962, Master of Science Economic. Spoken languages: English, Dari, Pushta, Arabic.

Career

Alternate governor, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and International Monetary Fund for Afghan, Washington, 1963, 64-70;director general research/statistics/spokesman, Central Bank Afghan, Kabul, 1963-1966;vice president, Trading Company of Afghan, New York City, 1966-1970;loan officer, India division S.E. Asia department International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Washington, 1970-1974;investment follow-up officer, United Nations Development Progressive, New York City, 1974-1975;resident representative, United Nations Development Progressive, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirate, 1975-1979;senior resources officer, United Nations Development Progressive, New York City, 1979-1982;acting director resources office, United Nations Development Progressive, 1982-1984;chief investment development office, United Nations Development Progressive, 1984-1990;deputy director private sector in development, since 1990.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    International banking and finance.

Connections

Married Zarlasht Achikzad, August 26, 1966. Children: Abdullah, Wais.

father:
Ghulam Siddiq

mother:
Aisha Achikzad

spouse:
Zarlasht Achikzad

children:
Abdullah Achikzad

Wais Achikzad