– Former General Manager Internal Audit, Alkaram Textile Mills (Private) Limited
– Former Director Risk & Corporate, Advisory Services, BDO Ebrahim & Co.
– Immediate Past President, Karachi Toastmasters Club
Toastmaster International teaches public speaking and leadership skills and has helped people from diverse backgrounds become more confident speakers, communicators, and leaders since 1924.
Talha bin Hamid is a professional trainer as well as an accomplished public speaker and a published author. He has been associated with Toastmasters for past three years during which he has completed the DTM certification from Toastmasters International, the highest accolade given by the body.
He has won 3 speech contests and placed on the podium for 3 others, including third place All Karachi Inter Club Speech Contest. He has served as President of two toastmasters clubs, and was recently appointed Club Growth Director for Pakistan by Toastmasters International. Talha also contributes regularly to Aurora, under the auspices of Daily Dawn.
Talha is an experienced finance and internal control professional who started his career with A.F. Ferguson & Co. (a member firm of the PwC network) in 1997. After qualification as CA in 2002, Talha had the opportunity to work as a tax consultant and as a CFO, but his passion remains internal auditing.