Hussain, Mamnoon

Hussain, Mamnoon,

1940–, Pakistani political leader and businessman. An ally of Prime Minister Nawaz SharifSharif, Nawaz
, 1949–, Pakistani politician; grad. Government College, Lahore; Punjab Univ. Law College. Born into a prominent Lahore business family, he was by 1980 director of one of Pakistan's largest industrial conglomerates.
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, he joined the Pakistan Muslim League–Nawaz and briefly served (1999) as governor of Sindh prov. In July, 2013, he was elected to succeed Asif Ali ZardariZardari, Asif Ali
, 1955–, Pakistani politician, president of Pakistan (2008–13), b. Nawabshah. From a wealthy, prominent family, he studied at St. Patrick's College in Pakistan and the London School of Business Studies in England.
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 as president, a largely ceremonial post.
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