Sharif Group is one of the largest industrial conglomerates in Pakistan, established in 1939 by late Mr. Muhammad Sharif, an ace entrepreneur of sub-continent, father of Mr. Nawaz Sharif, the former twice elected Premier of Pakistan and Mr. Shahbaz Sharif, the present elected Chief Minster of Punjab.
The foundations of the group were laid in 1939 with the establishment of a small steel melting unit, known as Ittefaq Foundry Ltd. which was later turned into the largest steel making unit in the private sector within Pakistan. The Group has been responsible for the manufacturing and installing 24 sugar factories within the country for the Group and other clients.
To compliment the earlier achievements, the next generation of the Sharif family made an outstanding effort to further enhance the business. During the crisis & in the absence of his seniors, Mr. Hamza Shahbaz Sharif (Elder son of Mr. Shahbaz Sharif) led by the principals set by his grandfather & by his own example & faced critical situations within the most demanding & difficult circumstances.
An LSE law graduate, Mr. Hamza has been blessed with many other virtues apart from his intellectual attitude. He remained in close co-ordination with his grand father & was a worthy student till the death of Mr. Muhammad Sharif.