The Chairman of the British Asian Trust’s Pakistan Advisory Council Mr. Ali Suleman Habib passed away on Friday 17 April 2020 in Karachi, Pakistan. Mr. Habib’s passing is a great loss for the Trust. Mr. Habib was a prominent businessman and part of one of Pakistan's oldest business families.
Mr. Habib, apart from being chairman of the Indus Motor Company, also headed operations for the House of Habib which includes companies such as Thal Limited, Shabbir Tiles & Ceramics Limited, Habib Metropolitan Bank Limited, Metro Habib Cash and Carry Pakistan (Pvt.) Limited.
He was also a member of the Board of Governors of Habib University, which the Habib family established. He was the founding chairman of the Young Presidents Organization, Pakistan Chapter, and chairman of the Pakistan Business Council. He was also a member of the Board of Governors of the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Trust.
Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife and family at this sad time.