6 - Nasir Schon
& family U.A.E/Pakistan
Nasir Schon is a prominent business leader of Pakistan and the CEO of Schon Group.
is the son of Captain Ather Schon Hussain, an ex-pilot of PIA.
The Schon family is one of the few striving Muhajir Urdu business families in Pakistan . Starting off in Singapore in 1982, the peek of Schon group
was in 1995 when they owned National Fibres, Schon Bank
, Schon Textiles and Pak-China Fertizilers.
Famous for the trend-setting roundabout, Schon Circle , Nasir Schon is also known to be one of the first people to have a Rolls-Royce in Pakistan . Directors of Schon group flew to Dubai in 1997 in exile after the dismissal of ex-Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.
Living in Dubai gave Nasir Schon
an opportunity to start businesses there.