Thumbay Moideen is a man of action, vision and is a determined personality to succeed, which is symbolized by the various achievements he has to his credit in all his endeavors.
Hailing from a well-known business family from Mangalore, Mr. Moideen entered business at a tender age of 21, and demonstrated his business acumen right from the beginning. Handling the mantle of a large business house established by his father Mr. Ahamed Hajee Mohiudeen in 1957, he took his businesses to great heights with in a few years.
With a challenge to succeed and Vision in Mind, he moved to UAE in 1997. In the year 1998, he established the THUMBAY Group U.A.E., which is a recognized fact that under his management the Thumbay Group, UAE has achieved tremendous growth and gave source of lively hood to hundreds of families over the last decade. The group has ventured into activities like timber, real estate, education, information technology, medical education and latest being establishing a chain of medical center's and pharmacies in and around U.A.E with a vision to be a leader in the field of healthcare by 2010.
Mr. Moideen with great conviction, courage and confidence has established the world-class medical college in UAE, known as Gulf Medical College Ajman, GMC Hospital & Research Centre, Gulf Medical Centre and GMC Pharmacy in Dubai.
Gulf Medical College (GMCA) is currently recognized as an institution of higher education by Ministry of Education. The graduation certificate of Gulf Medical College will be attested by the Ministry of Education and will be accepted throughout the world. The graduates of Gulf Medical College will be accepted all around the world and qualified to apply for USMLE, PLAB and also go for their post graduation and specialization studies abroad. The college is proud that some of its students have passed in the MOH exams conducted by the Ministry.
The college is offering M.B.B.S-Bachelor of Medicine and B.P.T-Bachelor of Physiotherapy programs to students from more than 35 nationalities. This is the only medical school in the region, which offers admissions to both boys and girls of all Nationalities. The college has infrastructure and facilities, which are on par with some of the established medical schools in the world.
The Summer Training program, which is a special feature of the college, is a unique concept introduced by the college to enable students to get international exposure and experience in clinical training. All our clinical students each year participate in clinical training in leading universities and hospitals in several countries, including USA, UK, Germany, India, Pakistan, Iran, Saudi Arabia and Jordan.
The Group has also established the GMC Hospital and Research Centre. This 150-bed facility happens to be the first private Teaching Hospital in the UAE. The hospital has qualified medical and paramedical staff with nearly 100 doctors offering their specialized services. The state-of-the-art facility boasts of a Women's Health Centre, Hi-Tech Laboratory, Modern ICU & CCU facilities, Pharmacy, Modern radiology department, On Call Doctor Service, and 24hrs Emergency are some of the popular services offered by the hospital.
As a true leader, he infused dedication, discipline and hard work at all levels of his organization. He enjoys a great deal of respect from all quarters of the society which is evident from the fact that he is invited by various associations and organizations to be on their board as an active office bearer or in an advisory capacity. He is the chief patron of Ajman Indian Association & Beary’s Association Dubai.
H.H Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi Awarded Thumbay Moideen - Best Achievement in the field of Medical Education & Healthcare
Karnataka Sangha Sharjah Awarded Thumbay Moideen – for Achievements in the field of medical education & Healtcare
His pragmatic approach to his work resulted in many achievements and accomplishments that cannot be described in a few words. He is currently based in Ajman, United Arab Emirates.
Thumbay Moideen is married to Mrs. Zora, an accomplished artist in her own right. They are blessed with two sons, Akbar and Akram.
Born on March 23, 1957, Mr. Moideen was born in Balmatta, Mangalore to well knowns business man, Mr. Ahamed Hajee Mohiudeen and mother B Fatima of Kasargod. His brother Akbar Moideen completed his engineering in Mechanical and joined his father in his business and now the director of Thumbay Group. His second brother Akram Moideen Thumbay is currently doing his BBA.
He is a hard worker and loves reading during his spare time. His role model is his grandfather, one of the well known personality in Mangalore - Mr. Yenepoya Moideen Kunhi.
His future goal is to Establish THUMBAY GROUP – An International Enterprise
His message to mangaloean.com readers:
Proud to be Mangalorean all of us should work hard in their own fields and capacity to make Mangalore known worldwide. There is no alternative to hard work.
Mangalorean.com wishes Mr. Moideen all the very best in his future endeavors!
Submitted by Vignesh S Unadkat