Introducing Deputy Director of Finance and Administration of ARA

Sayed Masood Hashimi, on Tuesday (Oct 31, 2018) was officially introduced as a Deputy Director of Finance and Administration of the Afghanistan Railway Authority (ARA) by
Engr. Abdul Bari Seddiqi, Technical Deputy of ARA, to the employees of the aforementioned office.

Khaled Payindah, Deputy Finance and Caretaker of Ministry of Finance; Zahid Hamdard, Director of the General Budget of the Ministry of Finance; other officials of the Ministry of Finance were present at the ceremony.

Engr. Abdul Bari Siddiqi, Technical Deputy of ARA, congratulated the new Deputy Director of Finance and Administration, and added that developing rail lines, enhancing professional capacity of staff, transparency & oversight of activities, and increasing rail revenues are the priority development task of the department.

Khaled Payindah, Deputy Finance and Caretaker of Ministry of Finance said that the financial aspect is one of the most important part of a company. He also added that full investment and teamwork can pave the way for greater success.

Sayed Masood Hashimi thanked Afghan President and ARA for their support and given opportunity as Deputy Director of Finance and Administration. He assured that he will not spare any attempt for the development of ARA and its personnel.

Hashemi has completed higher education in Business Administration, and has worked in various field in the Ministry of Finance more than ten years. He recently served as a senior adviser to the head of the general budget of the Ministry of Finance.