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.
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
Mr. Zafar Iqbal will always be remembered with honour, Pride and respect.