Hot 100 2011 - Raza Beig

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Hot 100 2011 - Raza Beig
Raza Beig

“I started out as a store manager, then took on buying and dressed the region in cheap and cheerful fashion. I grew in the ranks to become CEO of one of the region’s largest fashion stores, ICONIC and Splash,” says Raza, who got into retail by accident and juggled several different roles before landing a job in fashion. “I was a teacher, a cable TV operator and a garment manufacturer. I was also a part-time model and in my holidays I did PR for event companies and worked in a travel agents. Every experience I’ve had in my past helps me today.”

Known to be a ‘star at parties’, this loveable character admits that although his loves his career, he has his mind set on one other dream. “Fashion keeps me excited and constantly looking for more, but I still want to make a Bollywood movie.”