BiographyEhsan Mari was born on 23rd March 1949 in Rawalpindi where he actually started his sports career by playing for the Rawalpindi Club and Government College Lahore from 1959 to 1965. He played as a right-hand batsman and a left-hand fast bowler but he couldn't continue it for so long and went to the United Kingdom for further studies. By profession, he is a Chartered Accountant and lived in the UK since the late 1960's.
CareerHe started his career in 1989 when he represented Pakistan Cricket Board in the ICC until 1996. He was the PCB representative in the 1996 Cricket world cup and in 1999 world cup which was played in London he was on the same Committee. In 1996 he was elected as the Chairman of the ICC Finance and Marketing Committee. He served as a Chairman until 2002 after that he became the President of ICC which was preceded by Malcolm Gray and succeeded by Percy Sonn in 2003. Mani is on the board of a number of UK companies mostly banking and real-estate. He is also the chairman of Galiyat Development Authority, member of the board of Governors of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Trust and member of the board of directors of Biafo Industries Ltd in Pakistan.
Chairman of PCBHe has been elected as the Chairman of PCB by Prime Minister Imran Khan after the resignation of Najam Sethi on 20th August 2018. Imran Khan tweeted on his twitter account that I have appointed Ehsan Mani as a Chairman of PCB because he brings vast and valuable experience to the job. He represented PCB in the ICC was Treasurer ICC for 3 years and then headed the ICC for the 3 years. While Ehsan Mani said that I want to improve Pakistan cricket on the grassroots level. We will enhance the domestic structure as according to PM Imran's vision
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