IMPERIAL BUILDERS PVT LTD Subsidiary of the Lakhani Group NANDIKE D. SAMARANAYAKE Chartered Architect AIA(SL) ACS INTEGRATED SADAAT ASSOCIATES Architects | Engineers | Planners | Interiors

Imperial Builders a BOI approved company is a subsidiary of the Lakhani Group established in Pakistan in 1979 and has extensive experience in the field of real estate development. Their success story spans over 35 years of experience in the construction industry having developed multiple mega projects, residential units, condominiums, resorts, hotels, commercial office projects, shopping malls and until this stage they have delivered 65,000 houses and 4.5 Million square feet of Commercial Space across Pakistan. In addition to Imperial Builders, the Lakhani Group has 15 other Companies under its umbrella, serving in different fields such as education, textile manufacturing, hospitality, trading, IT, fashion, Health and Finance. Visit




In the course of his path to SLIA Part 1, he worked under the guidance of Architect Vinod Jayasinghe, and during Part 2, furthered his experience under Architects Murad Ismail and Channa Daswatte in MICD Associates, where he gained a wide experience as Project Architect for some of MICDA’s most prominent projects including  Water’s Edge Golf Course, Golf Club and Leisure Centre, Landaa Giravaaru (Four Seasons) Resort in Maldives and Bars Café among others.


Having formed ACS Integrated in January 2008, while continuing to function as Senior Architect at MICDA with their understanding, he established his own independent practice undertaking residential, commercial & small scale leisure projects. ACSI has since grown in capacity & staff allowing greater opportunity to apply his experience with residential, boutique hotel and commercial projects including the proposed refurbishments to Royal Colombo Golf Club scheduled to commence in early 2013.


Nandike still continues to head one team of Architects at MICD Associates, in overall charge of many Hotel, Resort & Commercial Projects including the proposed Movenpick City Hotel, Centara Ceysands, Ctrus Resorts in Waskaduwa & Sanathoduwa, and Water’s Edge Apartments as well as the local consultancy for Shangri La Projects.



Established in 1988 the vision as it remains today is to create a truly international design company in which clients expect universally high standards of design and delivery.  Sadaat Associates has worked with Imperial Builders for the past 2 decades and have completed over 800 projects which includes residential apartments, shopping malls, office buildings, residential bungalows, hospitals, universities and many more.