Karachi, Pakistan


With an enormous and incalculable energy, extremely focused and enthusiastic Syed Arif Shah is a man with diverse interest a perfectionist of Project Management, an inimitable teacher with keen interest in Professional Practice, aspired by countless and a Chief who propels the force of 20 souls with extraordinary commitment to generate highest quality of system.

Arif equipped with a Bachelors in Architecture from NED UET started the jorney of his practice as an Architect must celebrated firm Ahed Associates subsequently joining AKU Construction Department as Site Architect, with passion in Project Management he completed his Professional Diploma in Project Management, Diploma in Human Resource Management during these 5 intense years.

Believing Arshad Abdulla as a mentor of life time who’s teaching was not restricted details of work but to built narrow to plumb, Shah has worked under him at Arshad Shahid Abdulla in the capacity of Project Manager and General Manager in two different tenure.

Arif, thinks with zeal and passion to create new ideas and ventures and connecting the seamless slits in the practice of architecture, he believe in creating solutions.Since 2001, he has taught Professional Practice at the NED University of Engineering and Technology and at the University of Karachi moving the lives of many imminent architects.

An active and intricately involved Member of Pakistan Council of Architects and Town Planners PCATP; hold the honor of authoring the standard document of Contracts for the council, also a member of Liscencing Committee for Architects and Engineer on the behalf of PCATP.

Recently, Arif has been honored to represent Present IAP, on behalf of President, Institute of Architects Pakistan, He also is a Member Project Management Institute PMI – USA., Member PMI Karachi Chapter. Member; Pakistan Institute of Management PIM. He has taken various training programs in Construction Management, Quality Assurance, Change Management and he is also Health Safety & Environment Certified Permit Issuer & Trainer.  Specialty International Project Management based on PMBOK – PMI.

Currently heading M/s Arif Shah Associates, as Founder and CEO, he believe in making a mark for those who are yet to come into the fraternity of architecture and construction.

A man with an incredible potential to get things done.