50 Richest Indians in the GCC
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Zulekha Daud

Zulekha Daud

Industry: Healthcare

Company: Zulekha Healthcare Group

Designation: Founder

D r Zulekha Daud left India over 40 years ago and came to the UAE with a dream to offer affordable quality medical facilities to all.

She set up the Zulekha Healthcare Group in 1961 and quickly went from being a young medical graduate to a practising physician serving patients from all walks of life. Her work soon made her a household name in her new adopted home and her company now employs around 1,050 staff and treats over 550,000 patients per year. As well as running hospitals in Dubai and Sharjah, the firm also oversees two medical centres and three pharmacies.