our people

We love working close to our people

Karim Hirji
Founder & Director

What motivates me?

the endless potential to learn and improve

   I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance   
Steve Jobs

Nurjahan Hirji

What motivates me?

working on something I love with people I love.

   Work No Words   
His Highness The Aga Khan

Zamir Hirji

What motivates me?

seeking out new opportunities to find and create value, whether this be operationally, through property improvement or through new projects.

   Choose a job that you like, and you will never have to work a day in your life.   
– Confucius

Alim Hirji

What motivates me?

collaborating with people who are passionate about development, efficiencies and innovation within the hospitality industry.

   You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take   
Wayne Gretzky

Julian Pablo
Operations Director

What motivates me?

learning – in every role I've had, I've always been able to learn something new, look at a problem in a new way or mastering a new challenge.

   Veni, Vidi, Vici (I came; I saw; I conquered)    
Julius Caesar

Vahid Ghofrani
Sales and Marketing Director

What motivates me?

taking on new challenges and working with passionate teammates towards our shared goals.

   There’s always a way, if you are committed   
Tony Robbins

Paniz Wastfaleh
Operations Manager

What motivates me?

Appreciate every moment of my life and always strive to make the best use of it.

   Opportunities to find deeper powers within ourselves come when life seems most challenging   
Joseph Campbell

Anzar Khan
Management Accountant

What motivates me?

desire to be recognised in my field so I can make life better for myself and the less fortunate.

   Surround yourself with people who challenge you, teach you, and push you to be your best self   
Bill Gates


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