Arc. Nuhu S. Wya, FNIA conceptualized the formation of the company, he is a seasoned architect and a very active industrialist with sterling qualities that have been accorded national recognition as evidenced by his numerous awards, which include – Award for Best Innovation in Local Building Material Substitute by ARCHIBUILT – 1996, National Merit Award for Development and Utilization of Local Raw Materials Research & Development Council (RMRDC) – 1998, Award for Corporate Excellence by Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors – 2002, Award for Promotion of Industrial Entrepreneurship by Southern Kaduna People’s Union (SOKAPU) – 2004, Award for Corporate Excellence by Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Association, Kaduna – 2005 & 2008.
In his pursuit of professional excellence as an Architect, he became the Pioneer Founder of AFRISTONE, (an Association of African Granite and Marble Producers Forum) with Headquarters in Ghana, He is President of the Association of Dimenson Stones Operators of Nigeria (ADSON). He is also Member, Governing Council,
Architects Registration of Nigeria, Member and Fellow, Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA). He was Minister of State, Power of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.