Pakistani actresses are not just great on TV, but behind the cameras, they are successful businesswomen. Establishing and running a business requires strength, patience, skills, and creativity. And luckily, some of our divas possess all the qualities necessary to become successful entrepreneurs.
Let’s take a look at some of our beloved Pakistani actresses who have started their own businesses and are rocking the boss lady vibe.
Pakistani actresses as businesswomen
1. Aiman and Minal Khan
The young and dynamic duo Aiman and Minal Khan have added a refreshing touch to everyday fashion with their brand AnM Closet. The sisters also model for their brand and women just love their style.
Moreover, Aiman Khan recently collaborated with Kohasaa to launch her own fragrance. Taking to her Instagram, the actress announced that it will be launched soon.
2. Urwa and Mawra AKA The Hocane Sisters
Another powerful sister duo of Pakistani showbiz, Urwa and Mawra are proud owners of their clothing line U X M. The brand caters to those with a Western flair, however, they recently launched Eastern wear as well.
3. Hareem Farooq
Hareem Farooq owns a production house called IRK Films with memorable movie credits. The actress herself has appeared in several well-known movies made by the company including Heer Maan Ja, Parchi, and Siyaah.
4. Ayesha Omar
Bulbulay and Karachi Se Lahore star Ayesha Omar has now added ‘entrepreneur’ to her list of achievements. Her skincare line, Ayesha.O.Beauty, was recently launched and the product range is inspired by nature.
5. Sanam Jung
Another talented actress who has started her own business is Sanam Jung. Sanam Jung Fragrances is Pakistan’s first female-led fragrance brand and it aims to create innovative and dynamic scents specifically for Pakistan.
6. Maya Ali
Last week, Maya Ali announced the launch of her new business, MAYA Pret-a-Porter, on her social media along with the brand’s logo.
“I am absolutely thrilled and a teeny bit nervous to launch MAYA prêt-a-porter. All I need now is your love and prayers,” she wrote.
7. Atiqa Odho
Launched in 2004, Odho Cosmetics is one of the most popular cosmetics brands in Pakistan. Atiqa Odho is not just an actress, but she is the first female celebrity in Pakistan who started a cosmetics company.
8. Nadia Hussain
Former supermodel Nadia Hussain owns two businesses. In 2014, she started her own beauty salon which goes by the name of Nadia Hussain Salon and Clinic. And in 2019, she tapped into the cosmetics world with the launch of her brand Bling by Nadia Hussain.
9. Hadiqa Kiani
Apart from being a singer and a phenomenal actor, Hadiqa Kiani is also a businesswoman. She owns the Hadiqa Kiani Salon, where she also does bridal makeup on her clients.
10. Shagufta Ejaz
Shagufta Ejaz started her acting career in the 1990s and since then, she has come a long way. Almost a decade ago, she started her own salon, which goes by the name Envy.
So are you inspired by our boss ladies? If you are a woman and running your own business then let us know in the comments section. More power to the women who rule the world!