Muhammad Ibrahim is the main field boss of the expedition for Mashabrum Expeditions and is responsible for the entire expeditions which includes all the Climbers, Trekkers, Low Porters, Porter Chiefs, Super Porter Chief and Guides, High Altitude Porters, Cooks and Kitchen Staff during the trek into K2 Base Camp.
Ibrahim started in 2003 as a Low Porter, then in 2005 he changed to a kitchen helper. I’m 2010 he became a guide and then later also a Super Porter Chief.
Ibrahim is 27 years old and is from Khaplu Kanday, Baltistan. He is married with two children, 1 boy and 1 girls aged 4 and 1 years old. He works in the Baltoro Valley for June, July and August and during the other nine months he works on his small farm where grows potatoes, tomatoes and onions. The family also has two cows, one buffalo, 4 sheep, three goats and chickens.