Young Habib Ahmed Lord Mountbatten at work The last Viceroy of British Raj India
Amjad, Parvez, Jawed and father Habib Ahmed (L to R) Master Hairstylist with his three sons
Over 100 years getting your hair done at Habib’s has always been a status symbol and fashion statement. The Habib legacy started with Jawed Habib’s grandfather Nazir Ahmed, who was a renowned hair stylist of pre-indepence India styling some of the biggest historical names like Lord Mountbatten (the last Viceroy of British India), Jawaharlal Nehru (India’s First Prime Minister) and numerous WIPs of the golden era. 411111 Nazir’s son Habib Ahmed traveled to England to learn the art of hair styling. After his studies Habib Ahmed traveled back to India to explore the emerging India that was opening up for a fashionable lifestyle. Like his father he continued serving the celebrated names like Mrs. Indira Gandhi (Prime Minister of India) and other renowned celebrities. Habib Ahmed turned entrepreneur with his first establishment owned at Lodhi Hotel (near Delhi’s Oberoi Hotel). After which, Habib’s have never looked back and has contributed extensively to the fashion needs of India. Habib’s three sons Jawed, Amjad and Parvez are extremely talented and are following their father’s footsteps.
Leveraging his family experiences, Jawed Habib is taking his family legacy to new peaks contributing extensively to the fashion needs of India.
- Date : 21 Dec 2016
- Author : Xeus ferns