Insiders | Madagascar
Business and friendship go together for Hassanein Hiridjee
Hassanein Hiridjee and his brother inherited businesses started by their father. Hassanein, a member of Madagascar's Indo-Pakistani community, has French nationality and is very much the modern businessman. He is a graduate of the prestigious French business school, the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris (ESCP), and held a number of posts in the financial sector before returning to Madagascar in 1997.