Haji Muhammad Rafiq Giga Stepped into his family business of textiles in 1982 which was established by his father Haji Rahm Giga in 1956, Haji
Muhammad Rafiq Giga strategically focused on non-tradional and non quota region like Africa for trade in textile, make-up, and machinery. Under
his leadership Mian Akber Trading Corporation in Pakistan has won the largest Exporter to Non Quota Conturies award for the past 17 years.
Haji Muhamad Rafiq Giga believes in challanges. Under his captaincy, the company carved a name in the African market with a unit in Dar-es-Salaam,
Tanzania with a workforce of over 5000 that earned the appreciation of the President of Tanzania for contribution to Tanzania economy.
In 1994 he ventured into the bullion market by establishing Mazyood Jewellery LLC in UAE. Soon it became one of the leading traders of bullion in the UAE and the subcontinent. The execellent working relationship with Union Bank of Swizerland Warburg , brought Mazyood Jewellery the of the most active client enterprising, Haji RAfiq established Al Ghurair Giga Gold Refinery in 2003 at the Dubai Multi Commodity Centre (DMCC) in UAE. The project is joint venture between the Al Ghurair Group and the Giga Group
Haji Rafiq then entered the area of contruction and property development and established ventures in pakistan and UAE. He joint ventures with EMAAR one of the largest property developers in the world the AL Ghurair Group one of the biggest group of UAE with bussiness all over the world. Besides his remarkable business acumen and success, HAji Rafiq is also known for his philanthropy. He encourages the youngesters by providing the deserving with the opportunities for higher education and personally devotes a significant time to mentoring.
Goldcrest Properties, a member of Giga Group one of the leading property developers in the region, scoops three major awards in the past six months by major real-estate committees triumphing in three different categories – best developer, best high-rise development and best property development.
Haji rafi is the member of :South Asian Association for regional Co-operation (SAARC)
Advisory Board of Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology, Pakistan
Swiss Business Council, Dubai.