Karachi, Pakistan – Aug 13, 2014 – Systems Limited, an IBM business partner and the region’s premier software house, has been appointed by Meezan Bank, which is Pakistan's first and largest Islamic bank, for the implementation of IBM Integration Bus. With this implementation, Meezan Bank would be able to extensively capitalize on their existing IT investments at remarkably low costs while enhancing business stability and increasing productivity.
A formal signing ceremony between Systems Limited and Meezan Bank was held in July at the bank’s Head Office in Karachi to honor the initiation of a long-term business relationship between the two entities.
Speaking at the ceremony, Mr. Kamal Hussain, Senior Vice President, Meezan Bank said, “Systems Limited provided us with a comprehensive POC in the shortest possible time. While choosing a partner for the Enterprise Service Bus implementation, our focus was on the skill set and expertise level of the partner and we found Systems Limited to outdo all others in this domain. We are convinced that with this initiative we would be able to achieve the desired operating efficiency”.
Mr. Asif Peer, CEO and Managing Director, Systems Limited said, “Meezan Bank has confided in Systems Limited, and as we move forward with this implementation, we would like to assure that they have chosen the best strategic partner. We have had a history of enabling our customers to achieve a competitive advantage with our end-to-end turnkey solutions of international standards, given our reputation as a technology agnostic partner”. He added, “This implementation would indeed support Meezan’s business needs and accelerate their business growth enabling them to make better strategic decisions”.
Attendees from both partnering entities included Mr. Asif Peer, CEO – Systems Limited; Mr. Khurram Majeed, VP Professional Services – Systems Limited; Mr. Khurram Iqbal Qazi, Senior Manager, Business Development & Sales - Systems Limited; Mr. Ovais Khan, Software Integration Architect - Systems Limited; Mr. Faiz ur Rehman, CIO - Meezan Bank and Mr. Kamal Hussain, Senior Vice President – Meezan Bank. Mr. Umair Dinarwala and Mr. Muhammad Mairaj from IBM were also present at the ceremony.
About Systems Limited
Systems Limited is a globally recognized leader of next-generation IT and technology-led BPO services, which are built upon best-of-breed delivery methodologies. Since its inception, the company has constantly reinvented itself every few years and today it has taken center stage in Information Technology and Business Process Outsourcing industry.
For the past four decades, the company’s domain expertise and wealth of experience have helped its customers increase business agility, drive down costs, and reduce risks. Its vast list of customers features several Fortune 500 companies, government and corporate entities. Its offshore facilities established in Europe, North America, Middle East and onshore facilities in all the major cities of Pakistan, comprise of a large, technology-agnostic workforce that is focused on providing a great customer experience.