The story of HiLITE goes way back to 1996. To a time when malls were a completely foreign concept. When the idea of community living was just trickling in. At one of the most culturally rich districts of Northern Kerala lived Mr. P. Sulaiman, who would later go on to found a company that would rebrand Kerala.

Our founder, Mr. P. Sulaiman sets forth in search of a future, one that he has helped build. HiLITE Constructions is introduced to Kerala.


Mr. Sulaiman introduces ready-mix concrete for the first time in Kerala, through HiLITE Readymix.


‘HiLITE Builders’ is formed. The coming years of HiLITE would see immense success.


HiLITE Parkview is handed over.


HiLITE Cliffdale and HiLITE Manor are introduced HiLITE forms their construction entity; HiLITE Projects & Construction


HiLITE Introduces the first mall in Kerala; Focus Mall at Calicut. HiLITE Harmony comes into being. HiLITE forayed into Education by adding the Ideal Public School as a part of the Group.


HiLITE introduces HiLITE Royal Crest


HiLITE Eminence comes into being.


HiLITE Metromax, with 272 apartments across 22 floors in 4 towers, named a revolution in the field of community living, is handed over.


HiLITE Projects & Constructions is spun off into HiLITE Projects and HiLITE Constructions.

  • HiLITE Business Park, the ultra-modern office complex is founded.
  • The White School comes into being.
  • HiLITE City begins to develop.

HiLITE Interiors, the interior design branch of HiLITE begins operation.

  • Calicut welcomes HiLITE Mall, one of the largest malls in Kerala.
  • HiLITE Residency, with 400 apartments in 3 towers , is introduced.
  • Hug A Mug Cafe sets out to take over the cafe culture of Calicut.

IB (International Baccalaureate) is introduced for the first time in Kerala, at The White School.


HiLITE hands over luxury villa project, HiLITE Springdale, a gated community with 110 villas and a clubhouse facility.

  • HiLITE Platino, an ultra-modern commercial space at Vyttila, is handed over.
  • HiLITE Leptis and HiLITE Corinth are introduced at HiLITE City

Ideal Public School is now known as The White School, Kadalundinagaram. Phase 2 of HiLITE Mall is open.

  • HiLITE Properties and HiLITE Urban are formed.
  • HiLITE Projects is further spun off into 2 entities, HiLITE Projects and HiLITE Contracting.
  • Willow & Banyan, the manufacturing wing of HiLITE Interiors, is formed.
  • HiLITE Countryside, a neighbourhood shopping mall, is introduced at Chemmad.
  • HiLITE Holdings, HiLITE Properties, HiLITE MEP Solutions & HiLITE Equipments are established.
  • HiLITE introduces Frostone, Pinchang and Khobcibo, adding to the F&B sector.
  • The Workbook, coworking spaces by HiLITE is inaugurated.
  • 2022
  • HiLITE Mannarkkad introduced.
  • HiLITE Boulevard launched.
  • HiLITE Athena handed over.
  • Inauguration of Palaxi Cinemas.
  • HiLITE Mall, Thrissur soft launch.
  • Elanine Women’s Hospital introduced.