The Haji Moula Bukhsh (HMB) Trust is a non-profitable, voluntary Organization, registered under the Trust Act of Pakistan. The HMB Trust is committed to eradicating illiteracy by imparting quality education at low cost / no cost, Plus improving qualify of life of the people of Pakistan by providing free health facility / at subsidized rates. The Trust consists of the following:
- HMB Cardio Care Hospital
- HMB Law College
- The City Kehkashan School, HMB Branch, Shikarpur
- HMB Institute of Science and Technology, Shikarpur
- HMB Vocational Training Centre.
About Mr. Iftikhar Soomro (Chairman, HMB Trust)
Mr. Iftikhar Ahmed Soomro belongs to the well-respected Soomro family of Shikarpur, Sindh. His father, Sardar Haji Moula Buksh Soomro was a Provincial Minister in the Sindh Cabinet before partition and became a Federal Minister in the Pakistan Government after partition and held several key portfolios. His uncle, Allah Bukhsh Soomro was the First Chief Minister of Sindh in undivided India. Mr. Iftikhar Ahmed Soomro holds a B.A (Honors) degree in Economics from the University of Karachi and has a wide and rich experience in various fields of finance and management. He has served as Managing Director / Director with a number of organizations, such as Sind Fine Textile Mills Ltd, HMB Sons (Pvt.)Limited, Beebul Rice Mills (Pvt.) Ltd, Zaib Towelling Industries, Umer & Sons, Pak Saudi Fertilizers Limited, Al Tawfeek Investment Bank Ltd, and Standard Insurance Company Ltd. In addition he has also held a number of key positions, such as Chairman APTMA for 2 years, Member, Working Group on Private Investment, Chairman, Industries Committee, Industrial Advisory Centre, FPCCI, President, Shikarpur Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Director, Investment & Management Development Corporation, Director KESC, Member, Governing Body Sindh Employees Social Security Institution.
Presently, he is Honorary Consul General for republic of Tunisia, Director Park-Davis, Pfizer Laboratories. He is also member of Board of Governors of Karachi Grammar School, IBA, Sukkur, NASRA Public School and Army Public School, Shikarpur. For several years he has been elected to serve on the Managing Committees of Boat Club and Sind Club.
Mr. Iftikhar Soomro set up HMB Trust in 1990 and since then this has been growing with grace of God. Initially the Law College was started and then HMB CCU and then HMB Institute of Science and Technology. Mr. Iftikhar Soomro pooled his own property to establish the said institutions for the welfare purpose.