Paragon City is one of the modern housing projects located at Burki Road in Lahore at 5 minutes drive from Allama Iqbal International Airport and launched by Paragon City (Pvt.) Ltd., the project is spread over 5000 Kanals of land and is ideally located due to it's close proximity to Allama Iqbal International Airport, The Mall, DHA and other Major housing schemes such as Air Avenue, Park View, and Green City. The project was initially designed to cater for selling fully developed plots of various size while a sizeable area was earmarked for construction of Condominium style apartment. Since it's launch, Paragon had successfully managed it's 1st Phase (the booking of plots of various categories) and further the proper development of had considerably enhance the value of Real Estate in the surroundings.
The main stakeholders in Paragon City (Pvt.) Ltd., include the project sponsors, architect, developers and contractors, the details of which are given below.
(a)  The Sponsors / Management Profile
The sponsors and managements comprise highly qualified professional and reputed personalities having vast and varied experience in the field of managing / controlling organization and estate business. The management rests in the board with following directors:

Lt. Gen (R) Tauqir Zia, HI (M), S Bt Chairman
Mr. Qaisar Amin Butt President
Engr. Nadeem Zia Pirzada Chief Executive
Brig. (R) K.M Nasir, Sj Managing Director
Brig. (R) Alam Zeb Khawaja Project Director
Munir Zia Executive Director
i)    Lt. Gen (R) Tauqir Zia, HI (M) S Bt:
Lt. Gen (R) Tauqir Zia completed his out standing meritorious military service on 14 September 2003. In his brilliant military career, spanning over almost four decades, he has had the honor and privilege to hold the most coveted appointments in command, staff and instruction field, excelling at every level-from a Troop Leader in 19th Lancers to Commander of Army Field Headquarters during the crisis with India in 2001-2002.

As the chairman Pakistan Cricket Board for 4 years, he not only introduced the "Vision 2005", paragon for the promotion and development of Cricket in Pakistan but also managed to implement almost 75% of that Project in every part of the country particularly in the far flung areas of Balochistan, Sind and Frontier.

He now brings his rich experience to Paragon as the Chairman Executive Board. It's a new field for him but he loves challenges and is very keen to utilize his immense reservoir of leadership qualities in guiding Paragon to new dizzying heights.
ii)    Mr. Qaisar Amin Butt:
Mr. Qaisar Amin Butt, the President Paragon City (Pvt.) Ltd., belongs to one of the oldest and most respected families of Lahore; his late father Haji Amin Butt being the pioneer Mayor of the City of Lahore. He had very rich administrative and planning experience in filed of Real Estate Development. Along with Engr. Nadeem Zia Pirzada, he planned and lunched Air Avenue Housing Scheme. That scheme is now flourishing under the divided title of Paragon City by Paragon Developers and Air Avenue by Urban Developers. Mr. Qaisar Amin Butt had lately demonstrated his ample leadership and management abilities as the Nazim of Ravi Town that includes the most important area of Lahore. The walled City. He is presently a sitting member of the Punjab Parliamet.
iii)    Engr. Nadeem Zia Pirzada:
Engr. Nadeem Zia Pirzada, Chief Executive of Paragon City (Pvt.) Ltd., is a young highly proficient, accomplished and shrewd entrepreneur full of energy, zeal and innovative ideas. He is a graduate engineer from the NED Engineering University Karachi. He is the main driving force behind the planning and launching of both Air Avenue / Paragon City . he had been in the field of Real Estate sale / purchase and development for the last 17 years and had gained multidimensional experience through working in very close association with DHA, Paragon Developers, Park View Housing Society and Urban Developers.
  Projects Credited to Engr. Nadeem Zia Pirzada: Engr. Nadeem Zia Pirzada was the main driving force behind the planning and lunching of Allama Iqbal Air Port Lahore. It was his keen sense of judgment that appreciated the potential of this site and he along with his close associate Mr. Qaisar Amin Butt decided to locate the 1st housing Project in this area by the name and style of Air Avenue. However due to paucity of fund, he disposed off the project " Air Avenue" to Urban Developers and Paragon Developers by convincing them to expand their part of Air Avenue toward Malik Pur and Alpa Jhugian Under the name and style of Paragon City Phase 1.

The major chunk of land for Paragon City Phase 1, Air Avenue and DHA Phase 6 has also been arranged and supplied by Paragon or it's subsidiary.

Presently he is engaged in developing and marketing of Paragon City and Sakoon Apartments , adjacent to Pakistan Military Academy Kakul, Abbottabad.

iv)    Brig. (R) K.M. Nasir, Sj:
Brig. (R) K.M. Nasir joined the army in 1964 from Government College Lahore and retired in 1994. He was awarded the highest gallantry award for a living young officer, SITARA_E_JURRAT, during the 1971 war. He hold a bachelor's degree with honors and master's degree in strategic studies. He is a graduate form Staff College Quetta, National Defence College Islamabad, and Joint Services Staff College Canberra, Australia. Before joining as the 1st Managing Directors of Paragon City (Pvt) Ltd, he was the Director Strategic Planning with Paragon Developers form 1999 to 2003. In between he managed the Pakistan Cricket Team on the away tours to Australia, Sharjah, West Indies, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka , Singapore, Kenya, Zimbabwe and South Africa; and home tours of Sri Lanka and England. He also held the appointments of Election Commissioner and Chairman Scrutiny Committee of the Pakistan Cricket Board, From 2002 to 2003.
v)    Brig. (R) Alam Zeb Khawaja:
Brig. (R) Alam Zeb Khawaja, basically a Geologist, holds a degree in geology and honors in strategic studies. During his 32 years of military service, he attended various command and staff appointments. He has had the honor of serving Saudi Armed Forces for two and half (2 1/2) of years. He had to his credit Garrison, Inter Services Intelligence Sector-Punjab, a Recruitment and Training Center and Defence Housing Authority (DHA) Lahore. He has enormously contributed toward these organizations. In the field of town planning, management and public dealing he proved his mettle as Administrator of DHA, Lahore where in a record time of one year he managed to create 2 Phases i.e. Phase V, Phase VI, thus enabling DHA to expend to any desired limits which had otherwise been confined within its boundaries for almost 20 years.
(b)   Designing Architect

For survey, planning & Architectural design of the project, the services of renowned firm: Mansoor Mazhar & Associates" has been engaged. The firm is led by Mr. Mansoor Mazhar, who is a renowned architect having hundreds of small to large projects on his credit. The main area of experience are in;

  • Architecture
  • Planning
  • Urban Design Engineering
  • Land Development
  • Interiors
  • Landscaping
  • Construction
  • Surveying

Apart from designing a project for Paragon, the firm had completed wok on following completed/ongoing major projects;

  1. Project:Bahria Twin Towers-Under Planning - Bahria Town, Islamabad.

  2. Project:Tricon House (25 Storey Building) - Under construction - Tricon, Lahore.

  3. Project:Lahore Centre-Construction Completed - Gulberg Lahore.

  4. Project:DIVINE Center - Construction Completed - Defence Road Lahore.

  5. Project:MEGA Tower - Under Construction - Main Boulevard, Gulberg Lahore.

  6. Project:Office building in Lahore (11 storey 180,000 sq.ft.) - Clint Umar Kasuri

  7. Project:Corporate office building in Lahore (6 storey with 35,000 sq. ft) - Client: Khalid Shafiq Mill

  8. Project:Corporate office building in Lahore (5 storey with 9,000 sq. ft) - Client: MICCOP Ltd.
(c)   Developers

Hassan Zaman construction company, one of the top constructors of the Country has been engaged for development of communication Infrastructure i.e. Roads, Sewerage, Underground Electriccity Cable, Gas, Supply Network etc.

(d)   Constructors

To undertake the construction of Condominium Towers, the services of Continental Overseas Construction Services (COCS) have been obtained. COCS is one of the leading construction company Highway Department, Irrigation & power Department etc. COCS has number of project on its credit in all major sectors i.e.;

  • Fertilizers Factories
  • Cement Factories
  • Sugar Mills
  • Textile Mills
  • Roads & bridges
  • Irrigation & Dams
  • Residential & Commercial Buildings