Sardar Muhammad Yaqoob Khan

President YK Group of Companies

About the President

Sardar Muhammad Yaqoob Khan was born in 1953 in a village Ali Sojal (Khai Gala) in Rawalakot tehsil. He’s the brother of renowned figure in political and social scenario of Azad Kashmir Haji Muhammad Zaman Khan (Late).

He graduated from Karachi University and started his political career with Punjabi Pakhtoon Itehad in Karachi. He then joined a Azad Kashmiri political party Tahreek-e-Amil and was elected as senior vice President of this party later on.

Sardar Sahib was elected as Member of Azad Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Assembly three times and took over ministerial jobs as Minister for Health, Population Welfare & Hydro Electric Board, and Housing & Planning. During his tenure as Minister all the concerned sectors showed immense growth and progress. And he stayed on the forefront of innumerable social projects and humanitarian efforts.

Sardar Sahib has dedicated his life to public service and is known for his political acumen. He played the role of a master strategist and successfully led many electoral campaigns. He became the Prime Minister of Azad Jammu & Kashmir on 6 January 2009.

Due to Sardar Yaqoob Khan’s untiring efforts Azad Kashmir not only became a better state but made such distinguished progress which is acknowledged world-wide. He has set an example in leadership for others to follow.

President's Message

For more than 35 years “Y-K Group” has been a mission driven organization with its unique understanding roles in Construction, Manufacturing, Human Resource Capital, Power Generation & Hospitality. We connect people with possibilities of meaningful exchange of skillfulness and in the process we promote to build more sustainable communities in which one lives and works under universalization.

Our goal is to build, connect and enable; people, company, and community. Effective execution enables our association to support the personal and professional development of our stakeholders, while fostering a rich environment for corporate growth. Y-K Group will InshaAllah continue making steady progress toward its goal of meeting stakeholder expectations by offering new and innovative value based on our core competencies.

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Positions held by President in Y-K Group of Companies:

Positions held by Chairman in Y-K Group of Companies:

  • Kashmir Overseas Employment Services
  • Brothers Construction Y-K (Pvt) Ltd
  • Al Madina City, Housing Project
  • Al Makkah City, Housing Project
  • Kashmir Polypropylene (Pvt) Ltd
  • Rex Hotel, Kashmir Hotel and Al Jabbal Hotel