Lead Architect Montage Designbuild
B(Arch) NCA, Lahore 1989- 1995
M(Arch) The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL, UK. 1997-98
Sadia is the founding member of Montage Designbuild. Sadia and Faisal Hayat, a sister brother duo, both architects by profession, founded Montage Designbuild in 1998 and have ever since built an innovative and successful practice. She has keen interest in experimentation and creativity in design, construction detailing and sustainability. She has also served as Senior Interior Designer at Emaar Pakistan, in 2007.
B(Arch) National College of Arts, Lahore
Faisal is a senior architect at Montage DB with 22 years’ experience in the Architectural profession. Throughout his career he has worked as a turnkey Project manager, where involvement from conception through to occupation has given him a sound understanding of the industry . Faisal is responsible for ensuring that all projects are kept carefully monitored and are delivered on time and on budget, while maintaining design integrity which is paramount for the practice.
Director Finance and Procurement
With over 20 years in Project Management for Montage Designbuild, Qaisar’s role focuses on the day to day management of the studio team and coordination between the studio and construction activities on site. He is also fully conversant with procurement from the local and foreign markets and looks after the Resources and finances of the business
B.E. (Civil) NED Karachi
Post Graduate Training in Brick Structures in UK
Liaqat Hayat is Technical advisor to Montage Designbuild, with 45 years experience in the civil engineering and building professions. He has worked in various large construction companies on major public buildings in Islamabad, which has enabled him to gain a wide range of experience in methods of project delivery, from concept, design through to building handover.
Moreover his experience in infrastructural projects, contract management and Environmental engineering helps Montage Designbuild to explore new avenues in building design.
COL Muzaffar Ahmed
Director Structures & Infrastructure
B Sc. Engineering, Millitary College of Engineering Jehlum
M Sc. Structures, Stratchclyde University of Glassgow, UK
Col Muzaffar Ahmed has been a part of Montage DB’s team from its inception in 1998. He brings with him a vast and diverse experience in engineering and structural design/ consultation, first from his military service and then as Chief Civil Engineer Fauji Foundation, where he has been responsible for multitude of large projects from concept to final occupation of the buildings.
Col Muzaffar’s thorough understanding of structures and practical aspects of construction has always played the role of a beacon for the young and enthusiastic team of designers at Montage DB. His advice regarding construction practice and material of constructions has always helped the company develop solutions that are practical yet novel and innovative