Gen. Habibullah was born at Wana on 17th October 1913. After completing his F.Sc. from Islamia College Peshawar, he was amongst the 25 people to be selected from the whole of the Indo Pak Sub-continent for First Course at the Indian Military Academy, Dehradun.
He was commissioned in 1934 and during World War II he campaigned in Burma. In Dec 1958 he graduated from the Imperial Defense College, London (now the RCDS) and was promoted to Lt. General rank and appointed as Chief of Staff of the Pakistan Army.
He was a recipient of Sitara-e-Pakistan and Legion of Merit from US Government. After his retirement from Army at the age of 46 he started a new career in business/industry and very soon he gained international repute from his entrepreneurship. The business he setup was as diverse as Textile, Automobile, Tyre, Construction and Insurance.
He passed away on 24th December 1994. Bibojee Group is now being run by his children. The third generation of the family has also joined the business and are working in the various seats of the group