Established in 1960 by young and enterprising Mr. Sadruddin Hashwani, the Hashoo Group initially operated as a trading enterprise. Through its founder’s vision, strategic direction and unwavering commitment, the Hashoo Group has emerged as Pakistan’s premium conglomerate with a diversified international business portfolio. From its humble origins in cotton trading, the Hashoo Group business interests today span the globe and encompass hospitality, oil and gas exploration and production, information technology, investments, minerals, ceramics, pharmaceuticals, travel and tourism, real estate and commodity trading business. The Hashoo Group of Companies has in its fold, as owners and operators, the Pearl Continental Hotels and Marriott Hotels brands with presence in all major cities of Pakistan and Ocean Pakistan Limited, a prestigious Oil and Gas exploration and production company. With focus on specific sector, each company of the Group shares a common policy to explore emerging markets and opportunities to stay ahead of its competitors and sustain a leading position. The success can be attributed to a business approach which blends together innovation, excellence, integrity, service and social responsibility that defines the Hashoo Group’s core business philosophy. As a responsible corporate citizen, the Hashoo Group maintains highest level of governance, quality standards and ethical values contributing effectively towards community welfare and national development.