Chairman’s Profile

Mohammad Hanif Gohar is the Chairman of Gohar Group of Companies since 1988. He is a man of exemplary vision and enterprise, having led the Group for three decades, to international shores and having proven the competency and capabilities of the Pakistani housing, infrastructure & Currency Exchange field.

The Group is reflective of Mr. Hanif Gohar’s personal journey as he has single handedly helped lay the foundations and build this empire. It is a remarkable story similar to the age old Rags to Riches kind. Coming from a very humble family background and having been through the turmoils of life, Mr. Mohammad Hanif Gohar has gained for himself a prestigious and respected status amongst his Industry Peers and society.

Today, the Group, under his leadership and guidance, has diversified in to real estate development, currency exchange, aviation, marketing, manufacturing, engineering, procurement & construction, civil contracting & infrastructure, property & facility management and logistics & warehousing services.

It is under Mr. Hanif Gohar's mentorship that Gohar Group of Companies has emerged as one of the country's foremost real estate developers, with 4.5 million sq.ft. of projects executed and another 3.5 million sq.ft. under various stages of development. His undying passion for scaling greater heights and setting even higher standards have resulted in the Group gaining a strong brand equity, with a reputation for consistently developing landmark projects and award-winning addresses. The company is guided by his philosophy of focusing on customers, emphasis on high quality construction, passion for innovation, commitment to ethics, and following an open organization culture. As the chief mentor of the Group, Mr. Hanif Gohar has inspired his team to do the same and continues to motivate them by lending his expertise in charting out a robust growth strategy for all the Group companies.

Mr. Hanif Gohar has received numerous accolades and awards for the Group's achievements and his outstanding contribution to real estate sector. He continues to be on various committees and has been the Vice Chairman of Association of Builders & Developers (ABAD). He is also serving as the President of the Association of All Pakistan Exchange Companies (B) along with the post of Senior Vice Chairman – Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry.

Mr. Hanif Gohar donates his time and resources to support many philanthropic endeavors. He contributes his time and resources to organizations that are dedicated to education and medical research, meeting humanitarian needs and supporting the arts. He is a classical music enthusiast, a passionate sportsman and a Proud Pakistani.

Chairman Association of Builders & Developers of Pakistan (ABAD)
President Association of All Pakistan Exchange Companies (B)
Vice President Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry
Member Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI)
Member Association of Builders & Developers of Pakistan (ABAD)
Member Utilities, Power & Gas Sub-Committee of KCCI
Member Pakistan Defence Officers Housing Authority Karachi (DHA)
Member Defence Authority Country & Golf Club (DAC&GC)