Stars of 2018
Sat 22 Dec 2018 10:25 PM
Shaji Ul Mulk

Industry: Manufacturing

Company: Mulk Holdings

Designation: Founder and chairman

He is one of the UAE’s richest Indians with an estimated net worth of $2.7bn, and how could he not be when he is the founder and chairman of Mulk Holdings, a global business powerhouse with diversified interests in the manufacturing of building facades, facade contracting, healthcare, plastics and sports assets. The company employs over 7,000 staff around the world, with manufacturing operations in the US, Europe, India, UAE, Oman and

Ghana. The group’s flagship brand, Alubond USA, is the world’s largest metal composite brand and the first aluminium composite panel in the UAE market.

We are very proud that starting from the UAE, today the brand that I promote has become one of the world’s largest cladding brands

The billionaire also chairs the Mulk Foundation, the group’s active CSR wing responsible for various philanthropic initiatives in the UAE and India. These include free medical clinics and libraries, mass orphan marriage programmes and support to disabled children.

His personal passion, however, lies in the world of cricket, with Ul Mulk being the only Indian member of the Emirates Cricket Board. Ul Mulk’s latest endeavour is the T10 cricket league, founded and launched by his T10 Sports Management.