September 06, 2019 / BY AKD

3 Lesser Known Facts about Aqeel Karim Dhedhi

Aqeel Karim Dhedhi is a name in Pakistan that needs no introduction. He is a successful business tycoon who is also an adept in stock trading. He makes it to the list of the most influential people in Pakistan. The strategies he uses for his business are carried out very professionally and his experience and intelligence results in the success of his business. In addition to his extraordinary business skills, he is a humanitarian as well. He is one of the most people-loving individuals in Pakistan and has helped people in a number of ways as well. While people know a lot about his philanthropy and his performance as a stock trader, very little is known about his personal life and his socio-political ideologies. He is a private man who believes in keeping his personal life private. Here are some of the least known facts about Aqeel Karim Dhedhi:

He began showing his interest in business while in school

It would not be wrong to say that Mr Aqeel Karim Dhedhi is born a businessman. He showed his interest in business while he was still in school. Mr Dhedhi’s father was a businessman and this served as a reason for his inclination towards business. While he was in school, he used to make casual visits to his father’s office. At just the tender age of 12, he started accompanying his father and brother to business trips and began exploring the different practices in the business world. He grew a love for business which eventually led him to become a successful business tycoon later in life. Today he owns a successful business by the name of AKD Group.

He is a school drop out

During an interview, Aqeel Karim Dhedhi said that he had very little interest in studies during school life. This is because he always had a businessman mindset. He loved numbers and the different dynamics of finance. His focus was always to grab an opportunity to display his skills as a businessman. This is why school never interested him. But it was his smartness and business savvy nature that helped him succeed eventually. Right after dropping out of school, he joined his family business. In an interview, he revealed that when he was just a beginner, his mistake led the family business to loose Rs. 8000.

He is a religious man

Aqeel Karim Dhedhi is a pious man. He is extremely devoted to the religion and this is what the reason of his success is as well, according to him. He has mentioned a number of time that all of his success is the blessings of Allah. His connection to the religion can be seen through his way of living as well. He is a simple man and he has no pictres hanging on the walls. He also hosts different Islamic scholars Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman, head of Ruh-e-Hilaal Committee and the orator of Tableeghi Jamaat, Tariq Jameel.

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