MamNoon Hussain, Pakistan's 12th president:
- Close ally of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and PML-N stalwart
- A textile businessman; age-73
- Born in India migrated to Pakistan with family at the time of partition
- Former Sindh province governor with little political experience
- Replaces Asif Ali Zardari, whose five-year term is expiring
- Assumes largely ceremonial post in September