At the recent Proptech & Smartech Convention ’23, organized by Landtrack.pk, Mr. Iqbal Qureshi, CEO of Abdullah Builders, shared his inspiring journey in the construction industry. His speech was not just a narrative of his personal experiences but also a guiding light for aspiring builders and entrepreneurs.
Mr. Qureshi began his career in the Pakistan Army, serving as a captain in the Corps of Engineers. After his retirement, he chose not to rest on his laurels but instead ventured into the construction industry. He emphasized the importance of thinking big and aiming high, especially for the youth. His philosophy of seizing opportunities and facing challenges head-on has been the cornerstone of his success
A key highlight of his speech was the importance of utilizing property technology in construction. Mr. Qureshi shared his experience of starting in Hyderabad with Abdullah Builders and how embracing innovative techniques like pre-cast construction was pivotal in their success. He emphasized that success in construction is not just about following traditional methods but also about being open to new technologies and ideas.
Concluding his speech, Mr. Qureshi encouraged the audience to find their path and stay committed to it. He mentioned the development of structures like the Dolman Mall as an example of what can be achieved in Pakistan. His message was clear: with determination and the right approach, success is inevitable in the construction industry.
Mr. Iqbal Qureshi’s journey from a military officer to a successful CEO in construction is a testament to the power of ambition and adaptation. His insights at the Proptech & Smartech Convention ’23 offer valuable lessons for anyone looking to make their mark in the construction industry.
To hear more about Mr. Iqbal Qureshi’s journey and insights into the construction industry, watch his full speech at the Proptech & Smartech Convention ’23 here.