ARY Group

For other uses, see ARY (disambiguation).
ARY Group
Holding company

Media Consumer Goods Education Financial Services Real Estate



Fikri Market, Deira, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Headquarters United Arab Emirates
Key people

Salman Iqbal (CEO)- (son of one of the 4 owners- Haji Mohammad Iqbal)

Salman Tahir (Founder and Chairman)
Owners originally 4 brothers owned the ARY Group-late Abdul Razzak Yaqoob (died in 2014)
Haji Mohammad Iqbal (Brother)
Haji Jan Mohammad (Brother)
Haji Abdul Rauf (Brother)[1]

The ARY Group is a Dubai-based holding company founded by a Pakistani businessman, late Haji Abdul Razzak Yaqoob who died in 2014. This group was founded in 1972 in Dubai.[1] He was also the first chairman of the ARY Group and stayed in that position until his death in 2014. ARY Group was originally owned by the 4 brothers- (1) late Abdul Razzak Yaqoob, (2) Haji Mohammad Iqbal (3) Haji Jan Mohammad, (4) Haji Abdul Rauf. ARY is a diversified group with interests in several sectors, though it is most famous for its contribution to Pakistani television.[1]


Subsidiary companies under the ARY Group:

Take over of BOL Network

BOL Network and its defunct BOL News channel were taken over in August 2015 by ARY Digital Network's CEO Salman Iqbal, who said that the decision is taken with the view to provide career protection to media industry and its workers.[2] Salman Iqbal said that his media group would launch the transmission of the channel within three weeks.[3]

See also


  1. 1 2 3, ARY Group founder Abdul Razzak Yaqoob's profile on website, Retrieved 28 Aug 2016
  2. "ARY CEO and Founder Salman Iqbal takes over BOL Network management — says BOL will be launched in three weeks". ARY SERVICES LTD UK. August 19, 2015. Retrieved 28 August 2016.
  3., The Express Tribune newspaper, Published 18 Aug 2015, Retrieved 26 Aug 2016

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