Criterion Capital Founder, Asif Aziz, Wins Prestigious Tun Dr Mahathir Bin Mohamad Leadership Award for 2022

 LONDON, UK 21st December 2022 – Asif Aziz, the founder of Criterion Capital and Aziz Foundation, has been announced as the winner of the Tun Dr Mahathir Bin Mohamad Leadership Award for 2022.

This prestigious award is in recognition of his outstanding achievements in business and his dedication to helping others achieve success. He has been a leader in providing guidance and support to Muslim students in United Kingdom while also developing innovative approaches to business. 


Tun Dr Mahathir Bin Mohamad is a Malaysian politician who was the fourth Prime Minister of Malaysia from 1981 to 2003. He is the longest serving Prime Minister in Malaysian history and one of the longest serving leaders in the world. 


Asif Aziz was selected for this award as he has demonstrated great resilience, determination and passion for his work. He has motivated countless individuals throughout his career and built strong relationships with those within the broader business community. 


The Aziz Foundation Scholarship Program is one of the many initiatives launched by the Aziz Foundation to support Muslim students in the United Kingdom. To date the foundation has invested over £7 million in more than 500 scholarships for students perusing postgraduate education.


Asif Aziz is a truly remarkable example of what can be achieved through hard work and dedication. He embodies the spirit of Tun Dr Mahathir Bin Mohamad and exemplifies the qualities that we all strive for in our professional and personal lives. 


About Asif Aziz

Asif Aziz is a philanthropist and a developer in London who is looking to provide affordable living. He has been involved in various charitable works, including scholarships and financial aid for students in UK universities. Additionally, he aims to develop low-cost housing in London that will be accessible to people of all income levels. This is an important issue, as the cost of living in London has become increasingly unaffordable for many residents. Mr. Aziz’s work will help to address this problem and make London more affordable for everyone. 


About Criterion Capital

Criterion Capital is a London-based property investment and development company. We focus on the acquisition and redevelopment of high-quality properties in prime central locations, such as Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus. Our passion for our work means that we are constantly looking for new ways to breathe life into these areas, making them not just desirable places to live and work, but also tourist destinations.