Mian Ayaz Anwar is a well accomplished and well established Pakistani businessman and CEO of Zaitoon. He has a proven track record of successful business ventures over the years. He has proved his mettle in many businesses, including textiles, land development, real-estate etc.
Zaitoon is one of the largest privately held real estate development company in Pakistan. It is has done ground breaking work in the field of real-estate. It has introduced the concept of luxury living at an affordable price. Highlight of the brand is quality and timely delivery to the worthy customers which was unprecedented in Pakistan. It has brought a different experience, vision and quality to Pakistan real-estate sector to deliver unmatched lifestyle.
Mian Ayaz Anwar took his early education from Lahore. He attended school at the most prestigious institution of Pakistan i.e. Aitchison College. All his initial education till high-school was done from there.
Since the beginning, he was one of the bright students of the lot and along with studies was an active participants in the extra-curricular activities and the creative things going around. During his studies at Aitcheson College Lahore, he worked with many professors in the field and learned many technical and professional skills. Throughout his academic career he was a very good debater as well. The desire for knowledge and practical exposure motivated him to pursue his studies from well-recognized world ranked institution in the USA i.e. University of Tampa, Florida. So, after passing out from Aitcheson College, Lahore, he went to the United States of America for further education and was one of the top ranked students there as well. He won many accolades for his out of the box solution oriented thinking to business problems during his stay at the university as well. Besides getting a business education, he was vigorously involved in social causes.
This is the main reason behind his charity works that he does across Pakistan and donates a significant part of his income to philanthropic works. In addition to his philanthropic works towards orphans, widows and the needy, one of his major philanthropic works stands tall in the shape of Zaitoon Mehmaan, this is a unique concept in itself. Under the banner of Zaitoon Mehmaan, Mian Ayaz Anwar’s company provides two thousand free hygienic meals to the needy every day. The needy and the poor are very thankful to Mian Ayaz Anwar for the untiring efforts that he has been making for them to have access to food every-day since the last many years. He does a lot of philanthropic work as well with orphans, widows and the needy. He intends to launch a scholarship program very soon for the needy students so they can excel in their lives. He has a firm belief that social service is better than self-service. After completing his education, he remained in the USA for some time earning valuable practical experience. This practical work experience was to serve him later on in his life in setting up one of the renowned businesses in Pakistan and providing products unheard of in the Pakistani real-estate market.
After establishing Zaitoon, he didn’t stop. His efforts in making Pakistan a beautiful place are priceless. He decided and worked with fervor for establishing not only a brand but a legacy in the real-estate market of Pakistan. He put his investments in many projects.
Center Point Plaza
Standing tall on the Gulberg Main Boulevard (one of the prime locations in Lahore) is the Centre Point Plaza. The project offers commercial shops, corporate offices and luxury apartments, all being in high demand for their respective buyers.
Japan center is an integrated commercial project by Zaitoon. It provides services of interest to small and medium scale businesses. It is well known for a wide array of different business activities and a part of Zaitoon’s prime projects. This center provides finest environment for businesses in Lahore. Those who are looking for a perfect place to run their businesses, this center is a prime opportunity for them.
Landmark Plaza on Lahore Jail Road providing services of interest to all kinds of businesses. The project offers commercial shops, corporate offices and luxury apartments, all being in high demand for their respective buyers. This project is one of the most talked about projects in the central business district of Lahore.
Located on the famous Qurtaba Chowk, Ferozepur Road Lahore, Lucky Center is a six-storied commercial center for high gain, high value products. The Centre provides office space, and together with administrative and conference facilities, is capable of meeting any local business needs. Being a concept-based shopping arcade, Lucky Center holds an iconic presence in the shopping driven culture of the vicinity.
Ongoing Project - New Lahore City
Located on the Main Canal Bank Road near Bahria Town, Lahore and right next to Lahore Ring Road, New Lahore City is an easily accessible residential society. New Lahore City is a perfect amalgamation of modern facilities, offering ease of living, and contemporary architecture. New Lahore City includes educational institutions, retail outlets, state-of-the-art healthcare services, amazing restaurants, sizable malls, gold-class cinema, community centre and banks.
Brands that have already opened up in Zaitoon New Lahore City are JS Bank, Cornerstone School (A Project of University of Lahore), Fri-Chicks, Nokar Online, Lahore Chatkhara and a lot more are coming soon. All these facilities will be helpful in running day-to-day errands and having family entertainment. All these constructions are the masterpieces of Zaitoon. They are providing world-class facilities to the citizens of Lahore.
Besides serving the country in real estate development, Mian Ayaz Anwar is also known for his social and charity works. He has the pain in his heart for the people who are needy and living in poverty.
Mian Ayaz Anwar is someone who believes that the fruits should be shared with people and they should also benefit from them. He is someone who believes that one should offer their services on a larger scale to people who need them so they can also benefit. Mian Ayaz Anwar serves as one of the members of the executive committee of the Board of Investment of Pakistan. He represents the real-estate sector there and is one of the key people in formulating policies for the Pakistan real-estate sector. The board of investment is an initiative by the government of Pakistan to enhance public private partnership for the betterment of people. Apart from that he has time and again stressed the need for affordable housing in Pakistan via many electronic and print media interviews over the years.
He believes that the banking sector of Pakistan should show confidence in the real-estate sector of Pakistan and should increase lending to them so that not only the real-estate sector but all other associated sectors should also benefit. This will benefit the economy as a whole. At-least 50 other sectors benefit when the real-estate sector works at full potential. He also is an active member of advisory boards in many multi-lateral organizations across the globe in which he offers his expertise for business and economy related subjects across the globe.