Indian business tycoon rose to prominence in the UAE

Expat in the UAE for 55 years, he was the founder of Malabar Gold and PACE Education.

Indian business tycoon rose to prominence in the UAE
(Source-Wikipedia)

Dr. PA Ibrahim Haji, a well-known Indian business owner who lived in the UAE, died on Monday night in Kerala, where he had been airlifted after more than a week in Dubai following a stroke. He was the chairman of PACE Education Group, Malabar Gold and Diamonds co-chairman, and founder and vice chairman of India's Indus Motor Company.

Business and community leaders and others paid tributes and condolences, recalling Hajji's contributions in various fields and his humble beginnings.