Sultan Ali Lakhani is a Pakistani businessman and former senator who is the co-founder of the Lakson Group and owner of McDonald's Pakistan. He was a member of the Senate of Pakistan from March 1988 to March 1994.
Sultan Ali Lakhani
|Member of the Senate of Pakistan|
March 1988 – March 1994
|Born||24 July 1948|
Gondia, Maharashtra, India
|Political party||Pakistan Muslim League|
Early life Edit
Political career Edit
He was arrested in 2000 on the orders of National Accountability Bureau (Pakistan) for alleged loan defaults and being a business partner of Hassan Nawaz, son of the former Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif. They co-owned fast-food chain McDonald's (Pakistan). They were arrested for failing to pay back loans they had taken from various banks.
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Awards and recognition Edit
- "Debts deal frees detained Pakistani tycoon". BBC. 23 February 2001. Retrieved 27 February 2022.
- "Profile of Sultan Ali Lakhani on Senate of Pakistan website (his first term)". senate.gov.pk. Retrieved 30 January 2019.
- "Profile of Sultan Ali Lakhani as member of the Senate of Pakistan (his second term)". Retrieved 30 January 2019.
- "SOUTH ASIA – Anti-corruption squad holds McDonalds boss". BBC. 11 May 2000. Retrieved 30 January 2019.
- "Pakistan arrests loan defaulters, including McDonald's co-owner". UPI (news agency). Retrieved 30 January 2019.
- "President confers 189 civil awards at Aiwan-e-Sadr". Business Recorder (newspaper). 23 March 2012. Retrieved 30 January 2019.