"Beauchamp" was an excellent hockey player at
Petaro, and he was a member of the college hockey
team playing as the centre forward. He was known
for the speed with which he would move along with
the ball and cross all hurdles.
He was also a very good athlete. He came second in
He was also a member of the
He was also a member
of the Pakistan Hockey Team in 1972.
After leaving Petaro, he joined UET Lahore and
graduated from there as a Civil Engineer in 1974.
Throughout his stay at UET, he was a member of the
university hockey team as well.
He then specialized in CPM at the US Corps of
Engineers at Riyadh, and a Project Management
Course in Riyadh. He got training in CCTV, Fire
Protection Systems, Sprinkler Systems.
Upon graduation, he
established a consulting firm in 1974-1975. He
then chose to join the Punjab Irrigation Dept in
1975, and moved on to the Chief Minister's
Inspection Team in 1976.
knocking at his door, he moved to Riyadh, Saudi
Arabia in 1977 and worked there with Khomasiyah
Co. with different projects until 1987. Projects
included Ministry of Defence, palaces, and King
Pakistan in 1988, he established the Rajput
Cooperative Housing Society in Lahore and built
the Akram Medical Complex and Kaleem Hospital. He
also provided technical expertise to Shaukat
In 1997 he developed
the Little Europe State housing development
project in Lahore. In 1999 he established the
University of Lahore as a founder member.
In the year 2000, he
established Campus Builders (Pvt) Ltd and had been
the Managing Director of the company until his
Finally, in 2007 he
established a very promising venture under the
name of Unique Healthcare Society which aimed at
building a multi billion rupee medical complex
with state of the art facilities, with special
facilities for gamma knife and other cancer and
tumor treatment techniques.
The loss of his
daughter Jawahar in 2005 was a great tragedy for
him, which took its toll on him.
seemed to care much for his health.
He had put on a lot of weight over the years, and
had developed health problems too. He had cardiac
problems. Finally on 22 September 2014, he expired
due to cardiac arrest at Lahore.
May Allah grant him
jannatul firdaus. I was fortunate to have been in
Lahore on that day, and was able to attend his
namaz-e-janazah which was held in the lawn of the
mansion he had built in Township area.