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
The group has a 40,000-strong workforce from 37 different nations and operational bases extending in 21 countries. (Supplied)