Jawed Habib is a popular Indian hairdresser, politician, entrepreneur and social media personality. Jawed owns a company called Jawed Habib Hair and Beauty Ltd. which operates over 850 salons and 65 hair institutes in 115 cities in India.
Jawed Habib was born on June 26, 1963 and is currently 57 years old. Jawed was born in Delhi, India and holds Indian nationality. He also comes from an Islamic family and his birth sign is Cancer. He also comes from the Sunni caste.
Regarding his family details, his father’s name is Habib Ahmed and his mother’s name is not known. Similarly, his grandfather, Nazir Ahmed, was also the official barber to famous figures such as Lord Linlithgow, Lord Mountbatten and Jawaharlal Nehru. In addition, his father also served as a hairdresser for the President of India. Also, Jawed has two brothers named Parvez Habib and Amzad Habib.
Speaking about his educational details, Jawed completed his schooling at Morris International School in London. He later joined Jawaharlal Nehru University and graduated with a degree in French Literature. Meanwhile, Jawed took a keen interest in cricket and had a desire to become a cricketer. However, he later completed a 9-month hairdressing course at the Morris School of Hair Design on the advice of his father.
working life and career
Jawed officially started his career as a hairdresser in 1984 while working with his father at their first salon called Habib’s Hair and Beauty at The Oberoi Hotel in New Delhi. After a hairdressing course in London, Jawed had the desire to groom all of India. As a result, he opened his own independent salon, Jawed Habib Hair and Beauty, in 2000.
Jawed also acted as a brand ambassador for Sunsilk from 2000 to 2009 and later promoted Panasonic’s styling products. He is also the official styling partner of Miss India. Jawed holds the Limca record of 410 straight haircuts in 24 hours. Therefore, he became the only hairdresser to be featured in Times and Forbes magazines.
Jawed is also a passionate trainer. He has conducted over 1500 hair seminars and workshops and trained more than 300,000 students over the past two decades. Currently his company manages over 850 salons and 65 hair academies in 24 states and 115 cities in India. In addition, the company also has salons in Nepal, Dubai, Singapore and Bangladesh.
Apart from that, Jawed joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in April 2019.
net worth and achievements
Jawed Habib has earned an immense amount of money through his job. According to the online resources, Jawed has an estimate net worth of $30 million. He earned this vast wealth from his barber shop.
Jawed has received several awards for his great work. In 2012 he won the Business Award, Most Preferred Hair Academy Awards and Mentor of the Year Award.
Jawed is married to Shaheen Habib since 1992. They also have two children: a son named Anosh Habib and a daughter named Sana Habib. Anosh is a big fan of Mohammed Rafi and only listens to the Indian playback singer’s songs.
Jawed moves toward his physical stats 5 feet 9 inches1.75 m tall and weighs around 70 kg. Likewise, his shoe size is 10 inches. His actual body measurements (chest-waist-hips) are approximately 40-31-34 inches. Also, Jawed has brown hair with a pair of stunning brown eyes.
When it comes to his social media handles, Jawed seems to love using them. First, he has a Facebook page with a whopping 1 million followers. He also has a Twitter account with more than 2.8k followers. Also, Jawed has one Instagram Account with over 45.7k followers.
Jawed is also a Youtuber. He owns a Youtube channel called Jawed Habib Hair Expert and has 860,000 followers. Jawed uploads to his youtube channel what has to do with hair tricks and cures.