Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Muhammad Ali Tabba
Muhammad Ali Tabba is the Chief Executive Officer of Lucky Cement Limited, succeeding his late father in 2005. He also serves as the Chief Executive of Yunus Textile Mills Ltd (YTM), a state-of-the-art home textile mill with subsidiaries in the North America and Europe. Simultaneously spearheading both these organizations, he also plays a pivotal role in providing strategic vision to ICI Pakistan Limited as its Vice Chairman.
He started his career with Yunus Brothers Group (YBG) - a family conglomerate in 1991. YBG is one of the premier business houses in Pakistan with diversified interests in Cement, Chemicals, Energy, Textiles and Real Estate Development.
Mr. Tabba serves on the Board of Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) – a global trade development arm of Pakistan’s Ministry of Commerce.
He is also a Trustee of the Fellowship Fund for Pakistan (FFFP), which sends a top Pakistani Scholar every year to Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, a think tank based in Washington D.C. Additionally, Mr. Tabba is the Vice Chairman of Pakistan Business Council (PBC), a business advocacy forum comprising of leading private sector businesses. He has been nominated on the board of Pakistan - India Joint Business council (PIJBC) which promotes trade between the two countries.
He has also served as the Chairman of All Pakistan Cement Manufacturing Association (APCMA), a regulatory body of cement manufacturers in Pakistan. He has also been appointed by the Government of Pakistan to serve on the Board of Directors of Oil and Gas Development Company (OGDC).
In recognition of his outstanding services and contributions in the social development sector of Pakistan, World Economic Forum (WEF) in 2010 bestowed the title of Young Global Leader (YGL) to Mr. Tabba. He is also the recipient of Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry “Businessman of the Year” gold medal award for 2012-2013.
With extensive engagements in many community welfare projects, Mr. Tabba serves on the Board of Governors at numerous renowned Universities, Institutions and Foundations. He is the Vice Chairman of a not-for-Profit organization, Aziz Tabba Foundation. The foundation is working extensively in the field of social welfare, education, health and housing. The Foundation runs two state-of-the-art hospitals in Karachi; 170 bed Tabba Heart Institute (THI) which is a dedicated cardiac care hospital and 100 bed Tabba Kidney Institute (TKI), a specialized institution providing comprehensive treatment for Nephro-Urological disorder.