Entrepreneurs Of Pakistan

Shamoon Sultan-Founder and CEO of Khaadi,

Shamoon Sultan

Shamoon Sultan is a Pakistani entrepreneur and the founder and CEO of Khaadi, a leading fashion and lifestyle brand in Pakistan. He was born in Karachi, Pakistan in 1969 and completed his early education from the city’s leading schools. Shamoon Sultan pursued his higher education from the United States and earned a degree in computer science from George Washington University.

After completing his studies, Shamoon Sultan worked as an IT consultant in the United States for a few years. However, his passion for fashion and design led him back to Pakistan in the late 90s. In 1998, he founded Khaadi, a small boutique in Karachi that sold hand-woven fabric.

Over the years, Khaadi grew rapidly and became one of the most successful fashion and lifestyle brands in Pakistan. Shamoon Sultan’s vision was to promote the culture and heritage of Pakistan through Khaadi’s products. Today, Khaadi has a presence in more than 30 cities across Pakistan, as well as in the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and Malaysia.

Under Shamoon Sultan’s leadership, Khaadi has won several awards and accolades for its designs and business practices. In 2017, Shamoon Sultan was honored with the Sitara-i-Imtiaz, one of Pakistan’s highest civil awards, in recognition of his contribution to the fashion industry.

Apart from his work with Khaadi, Shamoon Sultan is also involved in various philanthropic activities. He has supported several initiatives aimed at promoting education and women’s empowerment in Pakistan.

Shamoon Sultan’s success story is a testament to the potential of Pakistan’s fashion and textile industry. His entrepreneurial spirit, passion for design, and commitment to promoting Pakistani culture have made Khaadi a household name in Pakistan and beyond.