S.I. Syed Aejaz | KMNN
Bangalore May 28, 2011: Bangalore based premier real estate player “Prestige Group of Companies” bagged the “Best Builder Award.” Karnataka Minister for Law and Parliamentary Affairs and Urban Development Mr. Suresh Kumar presented the award to Mr. Irfan Razack Chairman and Managing Director of Prestige Estates Projects Limited here on May 27 at a glittering ceremony. The awards in other categories such as planning and architecture were also presented to others.
About Irfan Razack
Irfan Razack, the eldest son of Razack Sattar is now leading the business as Promoter, Chairman & Managing Director of the Prestige Group. As a leader, he sees opportunities where none apparently exist, and takes the road less traveled to successfully build remarkable building projects. His leadership acumen received national recognition, when he was declared Professional of the Year at the Real Estate Excellence Awards 2008. He has been Honorary Secretary of the Al Ameen Educational Society for 17 years, the President of Bangalore Commercial Association (BCA), and the Chairman of the Real Estate Committee of CREDAI, Karnataka for 4 years. He has been a special invitee to the southern regional council of Confederation of Indian Industries (CII). He is also a sought after panelist for discussions on business and real estate on leading television channels. Among his many initiatives is the prestigious Rotary Midtown Prestige Citizen Extraordinaire Award to honour citizens of Bangalore who have contributed to society in a truly significant way. He has attended a course by the United Nations University International’s Leadership Academy (UNU/ILA) in Jordan, and now shares his knowledge with budding leaders, both in the Prestige Group and beyond.
A man of many facets, Irfan’s leadership skills have been at the fore right from his youth. As a student leader at St. Joseph’s College, Bangalore he was the driving force behind many a laurel won by it. In recognition of his achievements the St. Joseph’s Old Boys Association has honoured him with the Lifetime Achievement Award.
The prestige group has added just another feather to its list of many a prestigious awards including:
- Reality Plus Excellence Awards – 2011
- Entreprenue Extraordinaire Award 2010
- Construction World Architect & Builder Awards 2010
- Commercial Master Builder Award 2010
- Asia Pacific Property Award 2010
- Best Development Marketing India
Asia Pacific Property Award 2010
- The Architecture Award (Office) India, Asia Pacific Property Award 2010
- Best Hotel Construction & Design India,Asia Pacific Property Award 2010
- Architecture – Best Urban & Master Planning, 2009 CITYSCAPE Awards Real Estate India Certificate
- Best Residential Property, 2009 CNBC AWAAZ Crisil Credai Real Estate Award
- Best Commercial Property, 2009 CNBC AWAAZ Crisil Credai Real Estate Award