LAHORE (PPI) - ACCA Pakistan is organising a discussion forum on 'Gender Diversity on Boards in Pakistan on August 5, 10 and 11 in Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad respectively. ACCA Pakistan has produced a discussion paper Gender Diversity on Boards in Pakistan, which aims to provide a basis for discussion and further research around a potential business case for gender diversity on boards of publicly listed companies of Pakistan. The discussion paper has been conceived and commissioned by IFC (International Finance Corporation). The discussion forums will provide opportunity to panellists and participants from the business and financial world to explore the current state of gender diversity on the boards and deliberate the opportunities and challenges of having women on boards. The discussion forum features Mr Arif Masud Mirza, Head of ACCA, Ms Bushra Naz Malik, CFO, Kohinoor Maple Leaf Group, Mr Kamran Iqbal Yousafi, Partner, KPMG Taseer Hadi & Co. Chartered Accountants and Mr Giuseppe Bonanno, Head of Finance & Control, Nestle Pakistan Ltd. The discussion will be moderated by Dr Afra Sajjad, Head of Education and Policy Development, ACCA Pakistan.