The Founder

Mr. Zafar Iqbal the founder of Eastern Leather Company in 1960s, was a dynamic and innovative figure in the world of Leather. He was a man of grit and determination, who made his way to the top, through skill, dedication and sheer competence in a short span of time. Mr. Zafar Iqbal continued his journey of success and setup a Eastern spinning Mills in 1993, which started production in 1994. Second Unit was added in spinning in 2001 and third spinning unit is under construction.

He always stressed on making the best use of available limited sources and resources for better results. He showed others how to do it and was always there to guide them, to remain in relentless pursuit of excellence!

He was a great admirer of craftsmanship and skill, and handed over the reigns of a growing industry to his dedicated sons in the early 90s.Today, When after almost 40 years , the eastern group stands as one of the leading leather and spinning groups in Pakistan, the services and concerted efforts of Mr. Zafar Iqbal will always be remembered with honour, Pride and respect.

Cheif Executive / Director

Eastern Group’s CEO with over 40 years of experience. Mr. S. Anjum Zafar has become icon of Leather, Textile and Dairies. He is considered as a consistent leader with a reputation for tenaciously protecting his business. Savvy negotiations and cutting edge marketing strategies join uncompromising integrity as the hallmark of S. Anjum Zafar’s portfolio.

Mr. Anjum Zafar is exceptionally well-reputed in Textile Trade, Leather Trade & Dairy Tarde not only for his unparalleled professional track record and high ethical standards but for being honest, hardworking family man who does absolutely everything in his power to ensure his business success. He has travelled around different countries of world for meeting customers & marketing for export. Both leather & Textiles are export based companies. He has made new large investments in textile and modern dairy corporate farms which can match world’s best standards in equipment and quality.

Experiences & Recongnition

Member of leather and footwear council for strategic trade policy framework - Ministry of Commerce, Government of Pakistan

Member of national export development board (NEDB) - Ministry of Commerce, Government of Pakistan

Member APTMA Executive Committee.

Chairman Pakistan Tanners Association (PTA).

Represented APTMA & PTA on various Government Forums

Export Trophy was awarded to our leather company in recognition to higher export and excellence

Involved in various policy making decision for Textile Exports and Leather Exports/Promotion.

Expertise

Textile Exports/Promotion, Leather Industry development / Exports & Corporate Dairy & Breeding Farming.

Exceptional attention to skilled negotiation, knowledgeable analysis of business values and market trends.

Expertise in Trade Internationally and meeting market Leaders around the World and attending various International Trade Fairs.

Director

Eastern Group`s Director Operation with 34 years of experience. S. Shaheen Zafar specializes in Liaising multidimensional to make decisions for operational activities and set strategic goals. Planning and monitoring the day-to-day running of business to ensure smooth progress. Supervising staff from different department and obtain feedback.

Mr. Shaheen is exceptionally well-reputed in business community not only for his unparallel professional track record and high ethical standards but for being honest, hardworking family man who does absolutely everything in his power to ensure his business succeeds.

Experiences & Recongnition

His role is very wide and thus requires thorough knowledge of various company processes.

He is competent and able to plan many different kinds of operational activities.

He is an excellent leader who can discover the most efficient way to run the business.

His goal is to safeguard and augment the efficiency of the company`s operations to facilitate accelerating development and long-term success.

Expertise

Excellent organizational and leadership abilities.

Outstanding communication and people skill.

Knowledge of industry`s legal rules and guidelines.

Familiarity with MS Office and various business software (e.g. ERP, CRM)

Mr.Najeeb Zafar (Late).

Mr. Najeeb Zafar (Late) former director of eastern leather was a dynamic and innovative figure in the world of Leather. He was a man of grit and determination, who continues his father legacy and made his way to the top, through skill, dedication and sheer competence in a short span of time.

He always stressed on making the best use of available limited sources and resources for better results. He showed others how to do it and was always there to guide them, to remain in relentless pursuit of excellence.

The Eastern Leather stands as one of the leading leather industry in Pakistan, the services and concerted efforts of Mr. Najeeb Zafar will always be remembered with honour, Pride and respect

Our Top Management

Shrafat Ali

CFO Eastern Group

Charterd Accountant

Ubaid Ullah Ansari

Technical Director Spinning Unit 1

Textile Engineer

Mazhar Ahmed

Technical Director Spinning Unit 2

Textile Engineer

Nadeem Dabeer

Production Incharge Eastern Leather

DAE

Dr. Waseem

Farm Manager Eastern Daries

Dr. of Veterinary Medicine