Jahangir Sidiqui Case Study

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JAHANGIR SIDDIQUI Jahangir Siddiqui is a Pakistani businessman and philanthropist. Jahangir Siddiqui Group is one of the biggest financial services providers of Pakistan. This group is also the 2nd largest shareholder of the insurance company EFU. Jahangir Siddiqui was Pakistani Rags to Riches Business Tycoon, who founded JS group about 4 decades ago. The group with more than 18,000 representatives and benefit after expense of $510 million in 2007 CHILHOOD AND EARLY LIFE Jahangir Siddiqui was born on 28 July 1948, Born in Hyderabad. His father used to be work for the government and his mother was a housewife. He was brought up in Hyderabad which in those days was a very clean city. In fact, in pre-Partition days, back in the day it was called…show more content…
Due to this his interest in studies was disappearing slowly, though Jahangir 's father did not approve of this. Jahangir being an obedient child sold his business and gave his coffee shop on lease. He completed his Inter-Commerce examinations and completed B.Com in 1966 and secured a first division. Career In 1967 Jahangir Siddiqui started to work as a chartered accountant. He became an articled clerk to a firm in Karachi called Gangat & Co which was situated in the Securities & Safe Deposit Chamber on I.I Chundrigar. His enthusiasm in stock markets eventually led him to starting his own company in October 1971. Later on Jahangir Siddiqui started a small organization called Jahangir Siddiqui & Co which essentially comprised of four persons. Today, Jahangir Siddiqui & Co is one of the biggest and well respected financial services companies in Pakistan with several subsidiaries which include Abamco, Pakistan’s largest non-government asset management company, Jahangir Siddiqui Capital Markets and Jahangir, Siddiqui Investment

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