Muhammad Sohail Tabba Entrepreneur, Leader, Philanthropist

Mr. Muhammad Sohail Tabba, one of Pakistan’s leading business leaders and a philanthropist, leads a conglomerate of businesses and export houses bearing the YBG brand name. His proficient leadership in diverse sectors – textiles, cement, energy, entertainment, real estate and philanthropy - spanning over three decades - has earned laurels and accolades for his group and the country.
As the Chief Executive Officer of Gadoon Textile Mills Limited, Lucky Knits (Private) Limited and Director of Yunus Textile Mills Limited, Lucky Textile Mills Limited, he has made YBG renowned both locally and globally. The flourishing industries and manufacturing houses have provided employment opportunities to over 15,000 people and are key drivers of the economy.
Mr. Tabba, the Chairman of ICI Pakistan Limited started as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of ICI Pakistan Limited in 2012 and was appointed as Chairman of the Company in 2014. He is also Chairman of NutriCo Morinaga (Private) Limited, the state-of-the-art infant formula manufacturing facility, which was established in Pakistan as a joint venture with Morinaga Milk Industry Co. Ltd. Japan and Unibrands (Private) Limited. Mr. Tabba’s leadership, personal credibility and strong interpersonal skills have been instrumental to the success of this joint venture.
Mr. Tabba’s relentless energy, his vision, and his ability to think outside the box created LuckyOne Mall, which attracts people from all walks of life. His vision was to provide a world-class entertainment facility for children which materialised as Onederland at LuckyOne Mall.
Besides being the Chairman of Yunus Energy Limited and CEO of Lucky Energy (Private) Limited, Lucky One (Private) Limited; he is Director of Lucky Cement Limited, Lucky Motor Corporation Limited, and several other companies. Mr. Tabba’s strong social presence in the business community has led him to become the founding member and first Vice President of the Italian Development Council. He is playing an instrumental role in contributing to the educational landscape of Pakistan by serving on the Board of Governors of the Textile Institute of Pakistan. He has also previously served on the board of Hamdard University.
Driven towards contributing to the community, Mr. Tabba is playing a pivotal role as a Director of Aziz Tabba Foundation that runs the Tabba Heart and Kidney Institutes in addition to other welfare projects. Mr. Tabba’s determination to contribute to the community has transformed the children emergency rooms of the government hospitals. He became the Founding Trustee of ChildLife Foundation Pakistan in 2012. His contributions to the healthcare sector of Sindh and Baluchistan has manifested in the treatment of 4 million children in ChildLife Emergency Rooms and 4.7 million children in ChildLife Clinics. In the past decade, ChildLife Foundation has evolved extraordinarily and today, 11 contemporary emergency rooms are functioning efficiently in the under-resourced hospitals of Sindh, Balochistan and Punjab.