Uzma Irfan wins big at Realty+ Women Icon Conclave & Awards 2021
Ms. Uzma Irfan – Director, Prestige Group, reputed as one of the most enterprising women in real estate in South India wasfelicitated with an award for her exemplary contributions to Prestige’s PR & Corporate Communications at the Realty+ Women Icon Conclave & Awards 2021
Mumbai, October 2021: In yet another remarkablevictory for Prestige Group, Ms. Uzma Irfan Director, Corporate Communications, Prestige Estates Projects Limited wasrecognized with ‘Women Achievers in PR & Corp Comm’ award for her outstanding achievements and extraordinary contributionto Indian real estate sector at the inaugural edition of the Realty+ Women Icon Awards 2021 held virtually on Friday 8 October 2021.The award serves as a testament of her noteworthy contributions as a communication leader towards leading and elevating Prestige Group.
Speaking about her win Ms. Uzma said, “The real estate sector has always been perceived as a male dominated industry.However, the merit and excellence of the women felicitated at the Realty+ Conclave and Awards 2021 is reflective of the sector’s evolution and the budding opportunities it holds for aspiring women to make a career in this field. I am deeply humbled by this honour and will leverage this a catalyst/opportunity to continue building on the aspiring growth path that lies ahead for Prestige as a company and the sector.’’
The Realty+ Women Icon Conclave and Awards was introduced with the aim to celebrate the achievements of outstanding women in the Indian real estate sector and to inspire more women to consider a career in this field. The platform was created with the purpose of building a more inclusive /progressive industry by recognizing and rewarding women who have played a significant role in growing and developing the real estate industry.
Ms. Uzma Irfan was handpicked by an esteemed jury as a winner in the PR & Corp Comm category for singlehandedly strengthening the public image of Prestige Group during a period of tremendous growth. Ms. Uzma Irfan joined Prestige Group in 2006 at a crucial juncture when the brand was undergoing rapid expansion and diversification. Uzma then took on the role of Executive Director, Corporate Communications in an effort to streamline all branding and communication-related initiatives.Over the years, her contributions to the marketing and communications of the company have led to the soaring growth and development of Prestige Group with the real estate leader now established as the second largest developer in India. Her award not onlyserves as an apt recognition to the significant impact of women in the real estate industry but also as an inspiration to future women achievers and aspirants.
About Prestige Group:
Prestige Group, one of the leading real estate developers in the country, has legacy of over three decades in real estate development. It has diversified business model across Residential, Office, Retail, and Hospitality segments with operations in 12 key locations in India. The Group has completed 249 award projects with developable area of 135 mn sft and has 47 ongoing projects across segments, with total developable area of 59 mn sft. Further it has 62 mn sft under planning and holds a land bank with potential developable area of over 27 mn sft. The company has been graded CRISIL DA1 by CRISIL and also enjoys credit rating of ICRA A+.