Tahir Schon, who is also known as Syed Tahir Hussain, is the founder and Chairman of the Schon group and belongs to a wealthy family in Pakistan. Currently, he is working as the Honorary Consul General of the Republic of the Gambia in Karachi.
He worked day and night for the Schon group development, and his brother Nasir Schon is always his hand right in business. This article has all the information about him, including Tahir Schon Biography.
|In Urdu:||طاہر شون|
|Famous As:||Syed Tahir Husain|
|Education:||Masters in Computer Science|
|Alma Mater:||University of Karachi|
|Founder & Chairman of:||Schon Group|
|Honorary Consul General of:||The Republic of The Gambia in Karachi|
|Director & Vice President:||Pakistan Business Council in Dubai|
|Schon Knwon By:||Brand in Dubai & Pakistan|
|Date:||17th October 1956|
|Parents:||Syed Ather Husain (Father)|
|Siblings :||Nasir Schon (Brother)|
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Tahir Schon Biography
Tahir is a well-known businessman and a Real Estate Mogul and Business Magnate. He has a soft heart for humanity and always ready to help poor people and arranged winter clothes and emergency shelter for the people of Baluchistan.
He installed water hand pumps in small villages so that needy and poor people can drink clean and fresh water. He is one of the successful Businessman currently operating in Pakistan.
Tahir Date of Birth
He was born on 17 October 1956.
Education of Tahir
He completed his Bachelor’s degree from the Stanford University of Singapore and received a Master’s degree in Computer Science from Karachi University.
Tahir Schon Family
He belongs to Schon, one of the wealthiest families in Pakistan. His father, Syed Ather Hussain, is a PIA pilot. His younger brother’s name is Nasir Hussain Schon, who work with him in the Schon group.
From a very young age, he was interested in the Politics of Pakistan and always wanted to learn new things about it. He took the opportunity to grow during the rise period of Ex-PM Benazir Bhutto.
He traveled the whole world, especially first-world countries, to carry out a market survey. In 1982 he started his business venue in Singapore, and in 1995 his business reached its peak. He also owned Schon Fibers, Schon Bank, Pak China Fertilizer, and National fiber.
Return to Pakistan
In 1977 he exiled from Pakistan, so he went to Dubai after the discharge of Benazir Bhutto. He had a close relationship with both Husband and wife. The government of Nawaz Sharif auctioned the asset of Schon Group. He was allowed to return to Pakistan due to a deal signed with the Pakistan government by paying 3 billion rupees.
Schon Group famous as a Brand
Schon group is a famous brand in Dubai and Pakistan. He is the mastermind behind this group’s development and expansion and made a considerable investment for this brand development.
His excellent effort group achieved tremendous growth in very few years and earned 5.0 billion rupees in Pakistan. The Schon Group is ranked among 1000 companies in the World Economic Forum.
He won PM cash award Rs 1 million for the extremely outstanding performance in the Export of knitted garment and maintaining the highest record of Pakistan export in apparel. Tahir won trophies for the highest Export in Knit garment for 12 consecutive years.
During his time in Dubai, he had a vision of building a new empire known as Schon properties. With the help of his brother Nasir Schon, Tahir invested $830 million in real estate projects. Some of the projects are Libertas & the Schon Residences, Schon Business park, Lagoons, and the Signet.
Owner of Multan Sultan
The Multan sultan is a big-budget franchise among all six teams of the Pakistan Super league. They purchased the team in 2017, but unfortunately, they failed to give the annual fee, so their contract stopped. Now the current owner of this team is Ali Tareen, son of Jahangir Tareen.