PAKISTANI TAKES THE CITIBANK SOFIA BRANCH
The 39-year-old Pakistani Amin Manekia is the new Managing Director of the Citibank branch in Sofia. According to the bank's official announcement, Mr. Manekia will replace Plamen Ilchev who was appointed Business Strategy Director.Amin Manekia graduated from the Boston University School of Management. During his 16-year career in Citigroup he has worked in Kenya, Pakistan, and the USA. Since May 1999 he has been managing director for the African countries where the financial group has no branches of its own. Mr. Manekia has run the business of the company in 23 countries.Bulgaria is a key country for Citigroup. From now on I am going to work in order to continue the numerous achievements the company has attained since it started operations here in 2000, Amin Manekia declared when he took the post in Citibank - Sofia.