Mr. Faiz Rezwan is among the top new business scions of the Prestige Group, India’s leading property developer. He is now the Executive Director – Contracts & Purchase, Prestige Estates Projects Ltd.
Mr. Rezwan Razack’s son Mr. Rezwan’s education was at Vidya Niketan and the Canadian School of India in Bangalore. He later studied Business Management at The King’s College, London. Early exposure to the successful role models in the family business has motivated and inspired Mr. Rezwan’s business ideas and leadership qualities from a young age. Mr. Rezwan was appointed as the Executive Director of the Prestige Group in 2009, after undergoing rigorous training within the Company for seven years.
During his training period, living up to his family reputation, Mr. Rezwan made a mark in whatever he did, showing a flair for multiple facets of the business – be it in the adept handling of queries in the Marketing Department, or the promotion and launch of landmark developments of the Prestige Group. Interested in every facet of the Company, Mr. Rezwan also underwent a brief training session at Atelier Architects to experience the execution of fit-outs, and keenly contributed in the design, construction and execution of over 15 projects for some prominent corporate clients of the Prestige Group.
In his current role as an Executive Director of the Flagship Public Company – Prestige Estates Projects Ltd. – Mr. Rezwan oversees integral aspects of the Company, be it the procurement of all construction related supplies, all CAPEX, materials, negotiating these deals at the best prices, working very closely with the engineering and construction departments to assist in speeding up the construction process, or adding quality standards to buildings by retaining design and reducing costs.
The jewel in Mr. Rezwan’s crown is Prestige Golfshire – a unique first-of-its-kind concept that he introduced to South India in 2008. Considered the first golf residential development in South India, Prestige Golfshire is a property that is spread across 275 acres and comes complete with ultra-luxurious mansions, a club house – Falcon Greens, a luxury spa – Quan, a private lake and an 18-hole Bob Hunt championship golf course. Responsible for developing this landmark project, Mr. Rezwan personally handpicked reputed international firms from across the world to make Golfshire a reality. In addition, the world-class 5-star luxury resort hotel with a convention centre – The JW Marriot International – is scheduled to open in this property in 2022. Mr. Rezwan oversees the management and operations of this landmark property. Among the many hats he dons, Mr. Rezwan is on the Board and Management of several other companies/ subsidiaries of the Group. He also serves as the Chairman of Sai Chakra Hotels Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of Prestige Hospitality Ventures, which has been credited with introducing some of the most reputed international brands in the world to South India, including the Starwood and Marriott International for hotels. Mr. Rezwan is the Managing Trustee at the ‘Rezwan Razack’s Museum of Indian Paper Money’ and also a member of the YPO.
His other significant contributions include introducing major brands to the ‘Forum’ malls across the country. He was also actively involved in the formation of Inventure Academy – a Pre-K – Grade 12 international school and the first educational institution by the Prestige Group.
An animal lover and an avid golfer, Mr. Rezwan also enjoys travel and adventure sports. He is an equestrian enthusiast and a keen show jumper. He is a strong advocate for various social causes, and was a part of the introducing committee for the Terry Fox Run for raising funds for cancer research. His other interests include cultural activities, art, and nature.
Mr. Rezwan is a fitness enthusiast and maintains a healthy disciplined lifestyle with his regular sessions at the gym and yoga routine.
On a lighter note, he is an avid philatelist and numismatist. He also enjoys the theatre, apart from being a voracious reader.