Ms. Uzma Irfan joined the Prestige Group in 2006. Over the years, the Prestige Group has grown by leaps and bounds and she can be credited for single-handedly strengthening the Company’s public image during this phase. From systematically profiling the Company and its diverse interests in the media to assisting the Company in its various networking forums, she has played an instrumental role in communication and marketing. She is currently responsible for marketing communication, corporate communication, branding and all image related initiatives for the Prestige Group.
An enterprising entrepreneur, she also started Sublime in 2009 with the Sublime Art Galleria in The Collection, UB City. In the last nine years, under her exceptional leadership, Sublime has grown by leaps and bounds to include Sublime Media Buying, Sublime House of Tea and Sublime Event Management as well. Driven by the goal to make comprehensive education in the arts accessible to every child, she also launched another initiative, Sublime Art Education (SAE) to make a nationwide impact. SAE aims to enable schools and teachers to induce creativity in education. This initiative has been well received by reputed educational institutions across South India. In addition, she manages the digital and advertising needs for Morph and Prestige ‘The Man Store’. Apart from her other responsibilities, she has recently taken over the reins of Falcon Property Management Services - one of the most profitable maintenance entity today. She is also responsible for giving a facelift to the CREDAI magazine - ‘The Real Estate Review’, targeting the real estate industry.
During her stint, the Prestige Group has secured a lion’s share of various industry and media awards, on both national and international platforms. She has single-handedly championed this effort and the awards’ list includes those from highly reputed organisations like FIABCI, CNBC, Cityscape, CREDAI, GRB and PRCI, to name a few. In 2013, she was honoured with the FICCI FLO Award for ‘Indomitable Spirit’ in inspiring the modern woman. She was also awarded the ‘Female Real Estate Professional of the Year’ by Bengaluru Real Estate Awards 2014 and recognised as the ‘Woman Super Achiever in Real Estate’ by ABP News Real Estate Awards 2015. She also received international recognition when she was awarded the ‘Female Real Estate Professional of the Year’ at the 2nd BERG Awards, Singapore. She was the recipient of the ‘Women Achiever of the Year’ Award at the Global Real Estate Brand Awards 2016 and more recently, was felicitated with the ‘Woman Entrepreneur of the Year’ award by the Bangalore Management Association (BMA). She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, with focus on Management, from the American Inter Continental University in London. She has graduated with Honours and a dual degree.