Mr. Iftekhar Shareef
Iftekhar Shareef a community leader, social activist, a businessman and Philanthropist living in Chicago, USA and a second home in Shamshabad, Hyderabad, India.
Iftekhar Shareef is the President and CEO of many small & mid-size companies including National Bankcard Corporation is the largest credit card processing company in the Chicago land area. Comprehensive knowledge of banking and finance industry including areas of bank regulations and credit card processing systems. Worked with numerous banks in the state of Illinois and across the United States, including Old Kent Bank Of Michigan, Bank Of America, North Carolina, Columbus Bank, and Trust Company, Columbus, GA, First National Bank Of Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska. Has in-depth knowledge of FDIC, Visa/Master card regulation and other cards association regulations.
IGS Group of Companies :
National Bankcard Chicago IL, – USA: Founder, Chairman & Managing Director
Secure Check USA: Founder President & CEO – One of the largest check guarantee & processing company of Chicago land area.
Skincare Systems Inc. Chicago Illinois – Founder, President & CEO: A company manufacturing Revitalight Skin Care Systems (LED light Therapy) for youth-full looking skin.
NBC Credit Card Solutions (Pvt) Ltd. Hyderabad India – Founder, Chairman & Managing Director
IGS Real Estate Developers Pvt. Ltd. Founder, Chairman & Managing Director
Owns and operates multiple shopping complexes, Multiple Motels, and commercial real estate in Chicago and Hyderabad, India.
Hosted many receptions to all visiting dignitaries from India in USA irrespective of their political affiliations including the senior leader Mr. L.K. Advani to budding dynamic National leader Rahul Gandhi, presently Member Of Parliament and Gen. Secretary AICC.
Also, was fortunate to meet and discuss NRI and other issues with UPA Chairperson Madam Sonia Gandhi on numerous occasions at her residence, and as well as in her Indian Parliament chambers.
Hosted many visiting Central and State Ministers and Secretaries including Hon’ble Speaker of Lok Sabha Ms. Meira Kumari, Fmr. Speaker Najma Heptulla, Fmr. Speaker Mr. Somnath Chatterjee, Union Minister of Minority Affairs Mr. Rahman Khan, Union Minister Oscar Fernandez, Jaswant Singh, Yashwant Sinha, Promod Mahajan, Shatrughan Sinha, Dasari Narayana Rao, Subbarao Reddy, Mrs Purandeshwari, S.Jaipal Reddy, most of the Chief Ministers of States Including Ms. Sheila Dixit, Dr.YSR Reddy and.Chandra Babu Naidu, Members Of Indian Parliament including V. Hanumanth Rao, Madhu Yaski Goud, Anjan Kumar Yadav, Mohammad Azharuddin, Asaduddin Owaisi and many more politicians from the different States of India.
Hosted and Sponsored many Sports and Cultural events including Salman Khan, Shahrukh Khan, and Amitabh Bachchan’s show, Jagjit Singh, Pankaj Udhas and Ghulam Ali Ghazal events, Adnan Sami, Alka Yagnik, Babul Supriyo, Shreya Ghoshal, to name a few.
Hosted many National and International cultural and Sports events in Chicago and in Hyderabad, India Since 1997.