#38: Rahail Aslam, Select Group
As the founder and group CEO, Rahail Aslam has taken Select Group from a nascent property developer to one of the largest, multi-disciplinary, privately-owned property development and real estate investment companies in the GCC, with interests expanding to the UK and Europe.
Under his leadership, Select Group now has a combined development portfolio of 181ha, worth gross development value (GDV) of AED17bn. A driven individual with a strong belief in value creation, cost leadership and efficiency, Aslam has brought together a management team with the same ethos who can deliver his vision for constant improvement and wealth creation for both customers and stakeholders.
The developer recorded an annual net revenue of AED1.85bn for 2017 and the first quarter of 2018. Some of the projects that are currently in the companys pipeline include The Residences at Marina Gate II, Jumeirah Living Marina Gate, No.9 Dubai Marina, and Studio One Dubai Marina.