Yusuff Ali M.A. has vivid memories of the ship he boarded in Bombay that set sail for Dubai in the last week of 1973.
Earlier this month, Lulu Group opened its 150th Hypermarket in Riyadh. (Supplied)
Cut to the present
His organization has different verticals, from the hypermarkets and shopping malls to hospitality and trading. (Supplied)
Youssef Ali’s long innings as a businessperson has also given him the opportunity to play a vital role in promoting strong relationship between India and the UAE. (Supplied)
Society and philanthropy
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II (L) meets Yusuff Ali during a reception for the winners of The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise 2017 at Buckingham Palace in London on July 11, 2017. (Supplied)