Habib Ibrahim Rahimtoola(1912-1991), First High Commissioner for Pakistan
Sitter in 5 portraits
Artist of 1 portrait
Rahimtoola was a close associate of Mohammed Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan. Rahimtoola served Pakistan as its first High Commissioner to the United Kingdom in 1947 upon Independence. In addition he held the posts of Ambassador to France, Governor of Punjab and Sindh provinces and Federal Minister for Commerce and Industry before retiring from public service in the late 1950's.