Ali Riaz Malik is one of the famous businessmen in Pakistan. Ahmed Ali Riaz Malik is the CEO of Bahria town and is known for his futuristic planning business acumen and, above all, for his philanthropy. It is indeed quite natural for him to have acquired business acumen and values from his father. It is because his father is none other than the King of real estate Malik Riaz Hussain. He is known to have a soft corner for the underprivileged.
Education and Professional life
Ali Riaz Malik was born in Rawalpindi in Pakistan in the year 1978. He did his schooling in the BeaconHouse School and completed his education in 1999. His father, Malik Riaz Hussain, was the founder and CEO of Bahria Town Pvt Ltd and is the 7th richest person in Pakistan now. Ali Riaz Malik used to accompany his father to the project sites right from his childhood. It is said that when Ahmed Ali Riaz happened to visit Dubai, he was fascinated by the huge skyscrapers there and vowed to ensure that these developments happened in his country as well.
Though he was the son of the founder of the company Bahria town, he started his career as a procurement manager. Owing to his efforts and consistent hard work, Ahmed Ali Riaz was promoted as a project manager in the year 2005. This made it possible for him to plan and manage several big projects in the following years. Once he had acquired a thorough knowledge of the business and was equipped with the business acumen that is required to run the business successfully, he was elevated to the top post, which is none other than CEO of Bahria Town (Pvt) Ltd in the year 2007. There has been no looking back since then, and under his stewardship, the company is now a billion-dollar company.
Ahmed Ali Riaz Malik Personal Life
Ahmed Ali Riaz is the son of real estate business tycoon Malik Riaz Hussain. He has a sister. While he was steadily climbing the career ladder in his family business, he married Mubashira in the year 200. Mubashira belonged to a family of sugar refinery owners in the country and was born in 1983. After her marriage with Ahmed Ali Riaz, Mubashir engaged herself in many philanthropic activities in Bahria town. One of the most popular activities in which she has contributed the most is the Dhastarkhwans. It is a scheme that entails serving daily meals for over 15,000 underprivileged people in the country twice a day.
Projects handled by Ahmed Ali Riaz in Bahria Town
Ahmed Ali Riaz has handled almost all the projects of Bahria town that happened in recent times. His knowledge of the industry is evident in the way he handles the project. But the achievement that stands out from them all is the plan for the development of the first-ever island city in Pakistan. The agreement facilitated the development of the Bundle and Bodha islands within the Karachi city.
The other huge and exciting and amazing projects include Blue world city Islamabad, Karachi Bahria town Bin Alam city Islamabad, and Bahria town Rawalpindi and Lahore. As if this is not enough, his team of workers from Bahria town is working day and night to build a Masjid in Karachi. When it is completed, it would be the third biggest Masjid in Pakistan. The other projects in the pipeline include sports city, Paradise Precincts, and Golf city in its vicinity. This would be one of a kind project, and Ahmed Ali Riaz and his team of workers are putting in their best efforts to make it happen.
The other projects that are worthy of being mentioned for the developments that Ahmed Ali Riaz Bahria Town has been fostering in Pakistan for its development include Oasis, Canal view Residency, Ahram-E- Misr, Overseas Enclave, Bahria Enclave, Bahria Orchard, Bahria Educational and medical city, Park Lane Tower, Mall of Lahore, Bahria Homes, Green Valley.
The larger projects aimed at fostering the overall development of the country include the Mall of Islamabad, Mall of Lahore, Bahria Heights 7, Bahria Garden city Zone 5, Safari villas, Awami Villas, Safari mall, River view commercial and much more. The list is really exhaustive.
All these projects are handled with utmost care to ensure that the mission of the company which is about the construction of unique and exclusive properties that fosters development in the country and is appreciated by one and all. Their quality of construction is outstanding. No wonder Bahria has clients across the globe.