Nasir Schon, owner and CEO of Shon Group, is one of the wealthiest people in Pakistan. He is not only on the list of Pakistani billionaires, but Schon’s many business ventures have made him one of the top business leaders in Pakistan today. Nasir Schon has a net worth of 1 billion dollars. As a testament to his wealth and success, Schon was one of the first people in Pakistan to own a Rolls-Royce luxury car.
In 1997, Schon and the Directors of Shon Group moved to Dubai after being exiled from Pakistan. During his years living in Dubai, Shcon has invested in and worked on many real estate projects, including luxury residential properties and commercial developments. One of Schon’s current business ventures includes a real estate project called Dubai Lagoon, an over $800-million dollar mixed-used development in The United Arab Emirates.
Being the son of Captain Ather Schon, an ex-pilot for the PIA, has had an influence on Schon’s business decisions. The Schon Group currently operates a pilot training center in Pakistan named Schon Air. Schon has also been known to involve himself in humanitarian efforts, and has been named to the position of Honorary Consul-General of Sierra Leone in Karachi, Pakistan.