Anwar Hossain, despite being the youngest, of all his siblings, had to shoulder the responsibility of his father’s businesses at a very young age of 14 years old. Within two years of taking charge of his father’s business, Anwar Hossain began to earn goodwill among his customers and suppliers as a trustworthy, young businessman. To leverage that belief people entrusted him with he started to trade under his own name, giving rise to the Anwar Cloth Store. This was a very successful venture which allowed Anwar Hossain to travel to parts of the then West Pakistan in search of new business opportunities.