Abdul Razzaq Yaqoob was born in Kaeachi, India. His date of birth is 7 May, 1944. During the era of the British Empire in India, his parents migrated from Surat, British India. He moved to Dubai from Pakistan in the 1960s and established an outlet in Dubai to buy and sell gold there, owner of Abdul Razzak Yaqoob, a renown digital network company head quarters based in Karachi, Pakistan in 1972.
Razzaq launched a private television channel- ARY Digital in 2000 in Pakistan during President Pervez Musharraf, government period in Pakistan which was later expanded to include ARY News, ARY Musik and ARY Qtv television channels. Abdul Razzak Yaqoob was appointed the lifetime head of the World Memon Organization.
Abdul died 21 February 2014.