Mazhar Valjee is serving as CEO Thal Limited since July 28, 2017. He has in the past served for twenty-two years on the Board of (the formerly) Thal Jute Mills Limited and Thal Limited as Executive Director, CEO and non-executive Director. He has also served as CEO of Indus Motor Company Ltd, Pakistan Jute & Synthetics Ltd, Habib Metro Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd; Makro Habib Pakistan Ltd and has headed several other businesses of the House of Habib. Outside the group Mazhar has served as CEO of Schneider Electric Pakistan (former Areva T&D Pakistan).
He has been an active member of advisory and professional bodies that include the Indigenization Committee of the EDB, Energy committee of the OICCI, the Pakistan Jute Mills Association, the Pakistan German Business Forum, Pakistan France Business Alliance, AIESEC, YPO and not for profit Karawan-e- Hayat & FESF. He acquired business education from the IBA, Karachi and executive education from the Stanford-NUS program and the Yale School of Management.