Hajji Mohammed AlAbdullah AlMatrook “Bin Matrook” is a well known businessman. He was born in the eastern province (sharq) of Kuwait in 1302 HE (1885 CE).
Hajji Mohammed started his career with his father Hajji Abdullah AlMatrook in Basra (the main office) with a subsidiary in Kuwait. During the early days of his business life, Hajji Mohammed exported and imported coal and coffee. Later on, his business grew to include several kinds of food, fabrics, consumer products, and real estate. Over the years, Hajji Mohammed gained enormous experience from his father leading him to expand locally and regionally. He was stationed in Basra as the main business hub for his operations and opened an office in Muhammarah. Consequently, his business expanded to include India, Pakistan, and the current Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. Moreover, his son Abdullah Mohammed AlMatrook had an office in Ahwaz.
The regional business expansion enabled Hajji Mohammed AlMatrook to build numerous partnerships with well-known figures in the region. Some of these famous figures are Saleh and Ibrahim AlFadhel in Karachi, Khaled AlFayez AlKhamis, Nasser Abdulmohsin AlKharafi and his Son Abdulmohsin AlNasser AlKharafi, Mohammed AlMarzouq, Yousef Haider Marafie, Hamad AlSaqer AlAbdullah, Abdulatif AlIbrahim and his son Yousef Abdulatif AlIbrahim, and Ben Sinan.
The most famous and longest partnership of all was Hajji Mohammed AlAbdullah AlMatrook partnership with Abdulmohsin AlNasser AlKharafi. Their partnership had set an example in trust and commitment.
In the 10th of Ramadan 1377 HE (1958 CE), Hajji Mohammed AlAbdullah AlMatrook was assassinated in Basra may he rest in peace.