JS Bank Limited (Pakistan)

JSBank

  • Type Direct (National)
  • Date of accreditation 02 Feb 2019

JS Bank Limited (JS Bank) is a national and private sector entity headquartered in Pakistan, which provides microfinance, project finance and commercial banking and services to consumers, small and medium-sized enterprises and borrowers. JS Bank finances activities in a variety of sectors in Pakistan, including clean energy, agriculture, transport and infrastructure. It has an extensive national presence with 342 branches and one international branch in Bahrain and has been supporting various sustainability initiatives that support economic growth, social progress and environmental protection in the country. With its expertise and experience in financing projects in the abovementioned sectors, the applicant intends to improve its practice by incorporating environmental and social risk management into its investments portfolio to promote the paradigm shift towards low-emission and climate-resilient development pathways.

  • Size
    • Micro
    • Small
    • Medium
    • Large
  • Environmental and social risk category
    • Category C
    • Category B
    • Category A
    • Intermediation 3
    • Intermediation 2
    • Intermediation 1
  • Fiduciary standards
    • Basic
    • Project management
    • Grant award
    • On-lending/blending:
    • Loan
    • Equity
    • Guarantee
    • Blending

Projects

SAP024
Mitigation

Pakistan

Pakistan Distributed Solar Project

Documents

Contacts

Mr. Syed Jafar Raza
Primary

Group Head - Investment and International Banking
Phone +92 21-38907373
Raza.Jafar@jsbl.com
Mr. Syed Ali Hasan
Secondary

Head of Sustainable Initiatives
Shaheen Commercial Complex Dr. Ziauddin Ahmed Road P.O. Box 4847, Karachi, Pakistan