CEO of Bahria Town in Pakistan Ahmed Ali Riaz Malik When you go to Pakistan, the name you would definitely hear is Ahmed Ali Riaz Malik. He is the most acclaimed person in the field of real estate in Pakistan. It all started with his father, Malik Riaz Hussain. He has all the business acumen and intelligence required for the real estate industry and established the famous Bahria Town Pvt Ltd which is one of the best in Asia. His son Ali Riaz Malik attained all this knowledge from his father and took the company to the next level. Eventhough his father is the 7th richest person in Pakistan, Ali Riaz never neglected his studies and developed a strong passion towards his father’s company. He also involved in various social activities serving mankind. Born and brought up in Rawalpindi in the year of 1978, Ali Riaz Malik started acquiring business skills from his father and developed a strong interest to continue this construction business with dedication. He completed his schooling from Beacon House School in 1999. It is shortly after this, that Ali Riaz Malik joined his father’s business and started acoompanying him in projects. He always got inspired by the skyscrapers and tall buildings in Dubai wanting to implement the ideas in his own country. Although he had the required knowledge and is the next in line after his father, he never directly aimed for CEO seat itself. He started as a procurement manager at Bahria Town in sales and marketing department. After that, for his extraordinary skills, he got promoted as Project Manager in 2005 handling multiple projects seamlessly. After crossing all these steps, Ali Riaz Malik finally took his father’s position as CEO of Bahria Town. While Ahmed Ali Riaz was working on achieving these heights, he took the next level in his personal life too. In 2003, he got married to Mubashra Ali Malik, who is also from a wealthy family who owns Sugar Refinery popular in Pakistan. She proved to be a perfect match for Ali Riaz as she took up all the philanthropic activities related to the company providing meals to the underprivileged people and many such activities. Ali Riaz Malik also has very good view on well being of the society which many of the real estate people miss. He emphasizes that a society should have proper parks, tennis courts, pools and has constructed a gold spa and wellness club in Bahria town Lahore. When it comes to his professional achievements, he took the company to a different level keeping the name of his father and worked on his father’s dream project, “Pakistan’s first-ever Island City” which is a combined project of Ali Riaz and Thomas Kramer in 2013. They both had an agreement in building Bundle and Bodha islands that each have equal contribution. In addition to this, Ali Riaz Malik has been working on a lot of projects with great expertise. Some of his popular projects are DHA Smart city Islamabad, Bin Alam City Islamabad, Bahria town Rawalpudi, Bahria Town Lahore, Bahria town Karachi, Blue world city Islamabad. Precincts of paradise, sports city, gold city are also being developed. One of the biggest Masjid in Bahria Town Karachi is taken care by Ali Riaz. All these achievements are certainly noteworthy and are proud moments of Pakistan.