Dr. Shujaat is the Chairman of SAMBA Bank Pakistan. Before joining SAMBA in November 2003, he worked with Citigroup for 10 years, mostly holding the position of Managing Director for Middle East Sales and Trading Business. Prior to moving relocating to Middle East with Citigroup in August 2000, he worked in New York and London and was responsible for the Foreign Exchange and Interest Rate Derivatives trading and structuring.
He holds a Ph.D., M.S., and B.S. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences. He has authored several papers in the field of Analog Integrated Circuit Design. He is a member of Eta Kappa Nu, Tau Beta Pi, and Sigma Xi honor societies for high achievement in scientific fields. He is also a holder of Darlington award for co-authority one of the most quoted papers in the field of high-resolution analog to digital conversion.