Abhinav BhushanAbhinav BhushanChief Growth OfficerDMI Finance
Abhishek ShuklaAbhishek ShuklaBusiness HeadSandu Developers
Aditya SikriAditya SikriPresidentIndoSpace Development Management
Ajay PrasadAjay PrasadCountry Managing Director - IndiaTaurus Investment Holdings
Alok AggarwalAlok AggarwalManaging Director and CEOBrookfield Properties
Aman KapoorAman KapoorCEO - Airport Land DevelopmentGMR Group
Amar MeraniAmar MeraniManaging Director & CEOXander Finance
Ambar MaheshwariAmbar MaheshwariCEO, Private Equity FundsIndiabulls Asset Management
Amit DiwanAmit DiwanMD and Country HeadHines India
Amit GoenkaAmit GoenkaManaging Director and CEONisus Finance Services
Amit GroverAmit GroverDirector - Office BusinessDLF India
Amit KhannaAmit KhannaCEO - Real EstateInterGlobe
Anil MinochaAnil MinochaChairmanStarlit Suites
Anita KatariaAnita KatariaSr. Vice President - SalesRaheja Universal
Ankur GuptaAnkur GuptaCountry Head - Real Estate, IndiaBrookfield Asset Management
Anshul SinghalAnshul SinghalCEOEmbassy Industrial Parks
Anuj KapoorAnuj KapoorFounder & MDStratCap Corporate Advisory
Anuj KhetanAnuj KhetanCEOVijay Khetan Group
Anuranjan MohnotAnuranjan MohnotCEOAmplus Capital Advisors
Arihant JainArihant JainExecutive DirectorDasnac Holdings
Arshdeep SethiArshdeep SethiManaging Director - Executive ManagementRMZ Corp
Ashank KothariAshank KothariVice PresidentBrookfield
Ashish AgarwalAshish AgarwalDirectorAditya Developers
Avinash SuleAvinash SuleDirectorQatar Investment Authority
Balaji RaoBalaji RaoFounder and Managing DirectorAxis AMC
Ben SalmonBen SalmonCo-founder and CEOAssetz Property Group
Bhairav DalalBhairav DalalPartner and Leader - Real Estate TaxPwC
Bharat D. IshiBharat D. IshiHead-Real EstateThe Kohinoor Group
Bipin GurnaniBipin GurnaniPresident & CEOProzone Intu Properties
Chanakya ChakravartiChanakya ChakravartiManaging Director, India, Growth MarketsIvanhoé Cambridge
Cherag RamakrishnanCherag RamakrishnanFounder & Managing DirectorCeear Realty
Deepak GoradiaDeepak GoradiaVice Chairman & Managing DirectorDosti Realty
Dev SantaniDev SantaniCountry Head - Residential FinancingBrookfield Asset Management
Dhaval KamdarDhaval KamdarDirectorSRI Group
Eklavya GuptaEklavya GuptaAdvisor, India, Growth MarketsIvanhoé Cambridge
Francis O HaokipFrancis O HaokipCEOPragnya Advisors
G Abhinav ReddyG Abhinav ReddyDirectorGAR Corp
G MadhusudhanG MadhusudhanChairman & Managing DirectorSumadhura Infracon Private Limited
Gaurav JainGaurav JainMD and CEOSamyak Developers
Gaurav KarnikGaurav KarnikPartner & National Leader Real EstateErnst & Young
GopalKrishnan JGopalKrishnan JGroup CFOShriram Properties
Hardeep SachdevaHardeep SachdevaSenior PartnerAZB & Partners
Hare KrishnaHare KrishnaSenior Director, India, Growth MarketsIvanhoé Cambridge
Hari Krishna VHari Krishna VDirector - Real Estate InvestmentsCPPIB India Investment Advisors
J. Shyam RaoJ. Shyam RaoManaging DirectorMy Home Group
Jai S RupaniJai S RupaniManaging PartnerGokaldas Lifestyle
Jaspreet ShahpuriJaspreet ShahpuriInvestment ManagerAbu Dhabi Investment Authority
Jigar ShahJigar ShahVP-Global SolutionsYardi Software
Juggy MarwahaJuggy MarwahaExecutive Managing DirectorJLL
Kamal KhetanKamal KhetanChairman and Managing DirectorSunteck Realty
Karan VirwaniKaran VirwaniCWeOWeWork
Karthik KrishnaKarthik KrishnaCo-founder & Managing PartnerEverVantage
Kaushik DesaiKaushik DesaiExecutive DirectorWalton Street
Kumar BharatKumar BharatManaging DirectorBCC Group
Liang MingLiang MingChief Marketing OfficerCHEC Port City Colombo
Mahesh KatragaddaMahesh KatragaddaDirectorMeenakshi Group
Maneesh YadavManeesh YadavCEOAditya Birla Capital
Mayank RuiaMayank RuiaFounder & CEOMAIA Estates
Mitesh AgrawalMitesh AgrawalPrincipalNew Vernon Capital
Mohit MalhotraMohit MalhotraManaging Director & CEOGodrej Properties
Monish KrishnaMonish KrishnaSenior DirectorHines India
Mudit ParasharMudit ParasharChief Financial OfficerGVK Airport Developers Limited
Naresh NaikNaresh NaikFounder and CEOIREP Credit Capital
Neeraj VermaNeeraj VermaSenior Managing ConsultantIBM
Neetish SardaNeetish SardaFounder & Managing DirectorSmart Works
Nicolas SimonNicolas SimonDeputy CEOSBI Mutual Fund
Nikhil ChaturvediNikhil ChaturvediManaging DirectorProzone Intu Properties
Nilesh ParekhNilesh ParekhManaging DirectorRaycon Infrastructures
Nipun SahniNipun SahniPartner and Head of Real EstateAPOLLO LP
Niranjan HiranandaniNiranjan HiranandaniCo-Founder & MDHiranandani Group of Companies
Nitin AgarwalNitin AgarwalCEO - IndiaEquitativa
Pradeep KhannaPradeep KhannaHead Real Estate InvestmentsReliance Nippon Life Asset Mgmt
Pradeep KumarPradeep KumarManaging DirectorSri Krishna Group
Pramod KathuriaPramod KathuriaHead of Sales & MarketingL&T Realty
Pravin AjmeraPravin AjmeraHead of Business DevelopmentGodrej Properties
Quaiser ParvezQuaiser ParvezBusiness HeadRadius Developers
Raj MendaRaj MendaCorporate ChairmanRMZ Corp
Rajeev PiramalRajeev PiramalVice Chairman & Managing DirectorPeninsula Land
Rajneesh MahajanRajneesh MahajanCEOInorbit Malls
Ramesh NairRamesh NairCEO & Country HeadJLL
Ravindra ChamariaRavindra ChamariaChairman & MDInfinity Infotech Parks
Ritesh VohraRitesh VohraPartner Real EstateIDFC Alternatives
Rohit NandaRohit NandaVP - FinanceDivyasree
Rohtas GoelRohtas GoelChairman & MDOmaxe
S. Aadarsh SuranaS. Aadarsh SuranaManaging DirectorAmarprakash Developers
Sahil VachaniSahil VachaniManaging Director & CEOMax Ventures & Industries
Salman AkbarSalman AkbarDirectorInternational Land Developers
Sameer NayarSameer NayarCEOBuildSupply
Sandeep ChadhaSandeep ChadhaHead, Logistics & WarehousingAll Cargo Logistics
Sanjay DuttSanjay DuttMD & CEOTATA Housing Development Company & TRIL
Sanjay Kumar BansalSanjay Kumar BansalManaging PartnerDevansh Constructions
Shahzad MadonShahzad MadonHead of PMS and Alternative AssetsReliance Nippon Life Asset Mgmt
Sharad GohilSharad GohilManaging DirectorIndoSpace Capital Advisors
Sharad MittalSharad MittalCEO - Motilal Oswal Real EstateMotilal Oswal Real Estate
Shashank JainShashank JainPartner&Leader Real Estate Deal AdvisoryPwC - PricewaterHouseCoopers
Shiv ParekhShiv ParekhDirectorRaycon Infrastructures
Shobhit AgarwalShobhit AgarwalManaging Director & CEOAnarock Capital
Shouvik PurkayasthaShouvik PurkayasthaManaging Director - Investment BankingIDFC Investment Banking
Simon ThamSimon ThamAsst. GM - MarketingCHEC Port City Colombo
Srikanth BadigaSrikanth BadigaGroup DirectorPhoenix Group
Srinath SridharanSrinath SridharanMember Group Management CouncilWadhawan Global Capital
Srini SriniwasanSrini SriniwasanCEO & Country HeadKotak Investments Advisors
Sudhanshu KejriwalSudhanshu KejriwalCo-founder & Managing PartnerEverVantage
Sumit ChaturvediSumit ChaturvediGroup CFOBCC Group
Sunil RohokaleSunil RohokaleCEO & MDASK Group
Sunir RamchandaniSunir RamchandaniBusiness Head - Construction & RealtyICICI Bank
Sushil SinghSushil SinghManaging DirectorChoice Peers International
T. Chitty BabuT. Chitty BabuChairman & CEOAkshaya
Thulci AluwihareThulci AluwihareHead - Strategy & Business DevelopmentCHEC Port City Colombo
Tripti NavaniTripti NavaniEVPShapoorji Pallonji Finance
Umang KuwadiaUmang KuwadiaJt. Managing DirectorHappy Home Group
Vikram GoelVikram GoelCEOHDFC Realty
Vineet SekhsariaVineet SekhsariaExecutive DirectorMorgan Stanley Real Estate
Vipen BhatiaVipen BhatiaDirectorWardha IT Park
Vishwajith KumarVishwajith KumarDirectorNavin Housing & Properties
Vummidi AnanthVummidi AnanthManaging DirectorBBCL
Yash GuptaYash GuptaManaging PartnerYG Real Estate
Yesh NadkarniYesh NadkarniDirector, Real EstateKKR India Advisors
Abdul Wahab Al Halabi
Abdul Wahab Al Halabi
CIO
Equitativa
UAE
Segment: REITs
Biography:
Al-Halabi is Equitativa’s Chief Investment Officer & oversees group’s new investments, funding & finance functions. Before his involvement in Equitativa, he was the Group CIO of Meraas Holding, a leading UAE based developer where he was responsible for the group's capital markets, investments, funding, finance & strategy functions. He has been COO of Dubailand, CEO of Dubai Properties and partner at KPMG Dubai co-heading the transaction & restructuring unit in the UAE & Oman. He is currently on the board of Dubai Parks & Resorts, a DFM listed entity & several other private enterprises related to Meraas.He holds a degree in Economics from London School of Economics and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales.
Abhinav Bhushan
Abhinav Bhushan
Chief Growth Officer
DMI Finance
India
Segment: Investor
Biography:
Investment specialist with more than 14 years of experience in leading teams & closure of transactions valued at over $ 400 mn across investment products including $ 300 mn in Real Estate spread across markets – Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Chennai, Noida, Ghaziabad and Gurgaon. Rich experience in end to end investment cycle - Origination to Exit. Led transactions across investment types (Equity, Mezzanine, Structured Debt and Asset Sale) and across product classes - Residential (Premium, Mid-market, Affordable, Township) and Commercial.
Abhishek Goenka
Abhishek Goenka
CFO
COWRKS
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Abhishek Goenka is currently the CEO of the RMZ Family Office and the CFO at CoWrks. He is also the CIO at CoWrks Foundry. Previously, Abhishek has worked with PwC and BMR, and in both firms he has been actively engaged in advising families in setting up a governance framework and also on succession planning. He has also assisted promoters of some of the largest listed companies in Bangalore in moving to a Trust holding structure, including dealing with cross border issues. Abhishek is well versed with the various operating models of single and multi-family offices. Abhishek is also known for his domain expertise in real estate and Prop-Tech.
Abhishek Shukla
Abhishek Shukla
Business Head
Sandu Developers
India
Segment: Residential Development
Biography:
Abhishek carries over 12 years of intensive corporate finance, BD & investment banking experience in RE. At Sandu, he oversees the entire gamut of activities from project acquisition to delivery of finished product & involves himself deeply in company strategy, BD, finance, sales & marketing. Prior to this, he was heading corporate finance for a Mumbai based RE company where he was instrumental in several rounds of funds raising by establishing new relationships with various institutional investors and contributed to some of their key project acquisitions. Preceding that, he was with a couple of investment banking firms including C&W Capital Asia. His educational qualifications include CFA, MBA (finance) and a Bachelor of Engineering.
Aditya Sikri
Aditya Sikri
President
IndoSpace Development Management
India
Segment: Developer of industrial and logistics RE
Ajay Prasad
Ajay Prasad
Country Managing Director - India
Taurus Investment Holdings
United States
Segment: Global Investor, Developer & Operator
Biography:
As Country Managing Director, Ajay is responsible for due diligence, acquisition, planning, financing, project management and operation of all investments in India and manages Taurus India’ team of experienced management professionals. He has the primary responsibility of building and fostering relationships with global investors as well as development partners to deliver world-class projects across the country. Ajay has more than twelve years of professional and academic experience in a variety of markets in India, where he worked with Accenture’s strategy consulting practice and the India business of Emaar Properties, and in the United States.
Alok Aggarwal
Alok Aggarwal
Managing Director and CEO
Brookfield Properties
India
Segment: Investor
Aman Kapoor
Aman Kapoor
CEO - Airport Land Development
GMR Group
India
Segment: Airport Land Development
Biography:
Experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the Real Estate and land development business. Skilled in Negotiation, Business Planning, Sales, Feasibility Studies, and Asset Management. Strong business development professional with a MBA focused in IT from Nottingham Business School.
Amar Merani
Amar Merani
Managing Director & CEO
Xander Finance
India
Segment: Lender/Investor
Biography:
Amar Merani heads Xander’s credit platform in India since mid-2012. He is responsible for its growth and profitability as well as regulatory interface. He brings with him over 22 years of investment banking, lending and consulting experience and has led several marquee M&A and private equity transactions, IPOs and follow on equity offerings, as well as Project & Structured Finance transactions. From 2007 to early 2012, Amar headed the RE vertical of Kotak Investment Banking which raised over US$1.5 BB of equity for leading RE developers. He also led corporate restructuring and advisory assignments for leading RE and infrastructure groups. Amar has also worked for Lazard (Investment Banking), IL&FS (Project Finance) and PwC (Consulting).
Ambar Maheshwari
Ambar Maheshwari
CEO, Private Equity Funds
Indiabulls Asset Management
India
Segment: Investor
Biography:
Ambar looks after the Private Equity business with a focus on Real estate at Indiabulls AMC. A Chartered Accountant, Ambar brings with him substantial deal-making and structuring experience in the Real Estate sector. Prior to joining Indiabulls AMC, Ambar was associated with JLL as Managing Director, where he successfully ran five businesses including Corporate Finance, Education, Healthcare and Social Housing, Special Development Initiatives and Infrastructure. He had worked with DTZ for over five years profitably leading the Investment Advisory business for India and set up the firm’s presence in West India for other service lines. His non real estate stints as an investment banker included IL&FS, Ambit Corporate Finance and KPMG”.
Amit Diwan
Amit Diwan
MD and Country Head
Hines India
India
Segment: Investor/ Developer
Amit Goenka
Amit Goenka
Managing Director and CEO
Nisus Finance Services
India
Segment: Capital Transactions
Biography:
Amit Goenka is CEO of Nisus Finance (NiFCO), which manages a USD 30 mn RE debt fund portfolio. He is one of India’s leading experts on RE and Infrastructure, appearing in media, industry and focus events. He was the Founder MD & CEO of Essel Finance (ZEE Group) managing AIF RE debt funds, PMS and offshore fund. As National Director- Investments for Knight Frank he transacted over USD 250 mn of real estate in 3 years covering land, residential, office and hotels. He structured NCDs, private equity and debt deals of ~USD 200 mn. He set up and led India’s first USD 50 mil. Office yield fund (REIT). Amit has also worked with Ernst & Young, Aditya Birla Group and Investment Dar (Kuwait/Dubai). Amit holds a BE, MBA, MFM & MRICS.
Amit Grover
Amit Grover
Director - Office Business
Haryana | India
Segment: Commercial Real Estate Professional
Biography:
Amit heads DLF Office Business PAN India, driving an operational portfolio of approx. 27 mn. sq.ft. of Corporate Offices, IT Parks, IT SEZs at Gurgaon, Chennai, Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Noida and Kolkata. The operational responsibility includes: Leasing, Branding, Client Relationships, Portfolio Management, and overall P&L for the regions. Amit also heads the Project Operations and Services PAN India. Amit is driving a leadership role, to establish best practices and excellence with higher Safety Standards, Compliances, Sustainable building solutions and technical innovations. Amit is a seasoned Commercial Real Estate professional from last 18 + years in key positions at Ansal Properties, C&W, Citibank, CBRE.
Amit Khanna
Amit Khanna
CEO - Real Estate
InterGlobe
India
Segment: Investor
Biography:
Chartered Accountant, Post Graduate Programme in Management (Indian School of Business - ISB, Hyderabad, Co2004), Owners President Management Program OPM49, Harvard Business School.Amit is an Accountant and Management graduate by qualification and is based in New Delhi. In his current role, as CEO of InterGlobe Real Estate Ventures, Amit is setting up InterGlobe Enterprises Real Estate division which manages assets worth $300m. Prior to his role at InterGlobe, Amit ran ‘The Phoenix Fund’, a SEBI registered Portfolio Management Scheme of which Amit was the Founder & CIO. He was also the Founder Director at GRAAVAA which engaged in mining, processing and retailing of natural stone (Granite, Marble, Travertine, Onyx and Semi-Precious Stones
Anil Minocha
Anil Minocha
Chairman
Starlit Suites
India
Segment: Hospitality Development
Biography:
Anil carries over 40 years experience in Hospitality & Tourism industry. Extensive exposure to investment, development & hotel & tourism operations. Turned several hotels into a profit yielding enterprise & provided complete Asset Management to units & developers. Is the pioneer for Starlit Suites & Rental Pool Management in India. Starlit Suites has been managing an inventory of over 350 suites with another 700 suites going into operation by 2019. Vision is to be the largest Serviced Hotel Apartment group in the country & expand the hospitality internationally. The firm has aggressive growth plans to develop and operate over 3000 suites i.e. ~2 mn sft in Asia,Middle East, Africa, UK and Europe by 2020.
Anita Kataria
Anita Kataria
Sr. Vice President - Sales
Raheja Universal
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
With a bachelor of law from Mumbai University, Anita Kataria, is the Senior Vice President – Sales, at Raheja Universal, and also a part of the Raheja Universal Core Team. Anita has an overall experience of over 31 years in Realty Industry. She has been a catalyst in establishing the company’s overseas sales network way back in 1987 and spearheading it for 28 years. As a leader she has been credited with revolutionizing the sales, of both commercial and residential projects, for the organization. If behind every successful man, there is a woman, then it’s needless to say that behind every successful woman is her undeterred spirit. And true to this is Anita Kataria’s success story.
Ankur Gupta
Ankur Gupta
Country Head - Real Estate, India
Brookfield Asset Management
United States
Segment: Investor
Biography:
Ankur Gupta is the Country, Head Real Estate, India of Brookfield Asset Management. In this role, Ankur is responsible for all aspects of business in India, including investments and asset management. Ankur is a senior member of Brookfield’s global real estate investment team and has over 10 years of real estate experience. Since joining Brookfield in 2012, he has been involved in a wide range of real estate investments totaling more than $25 billion across a wide range of strategies: REIT privatizations (AEC, Rouse and Forest City), M&A (Candor, IDI, CARS) and large portfolio deals across all asset types. Mr. Gupta received his MBA with Dean’s Honors from Columbia Business School and holds a B Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT , Mumbai
Anshul Singhal
Anshul Singhal
CEO
India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
Anshul Singhal, CEO of Embassy Industrial Parks, is spearheading the development of modern industrial and logistics warehousing spaces in close proximity to leading consumer and industrial centres across India. Anshul has over 12 years of leadership experience in the fields of Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Real Estate. This includes stints as a founding member & Director of JSW Severfield Structures Limited and previously founding CEO of JSW Building Systems Ltd. He is experienced in industry, trade, construction and international business transactions. Anshul enjoys the art of salesmanship and believes it to be his primary passion. He is also a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
Anuj Kapoor
Anuj Kapoor
Founder & MD
StratCap Corporate Advisory
India
Segment: Real Estate
Biography:
Anuj is a senior strategy and investment consulting professional with 17+ years of experience in cross-functional areas Strategy Planning, M&A, Fundraising, Market Studies & Commercial Due Diligence. His previous stints were with Ernst & Young as Real Estate Advisory Practice for Pan India. He has also worked with Alexandria Real Estate Equities- a 17 Billion dollar REIT based out of US. Anuj was in one of the key management teams involved in investing more than US$ 200 Mn in India.
Anuj Khetan
Anuj Khetan
CEO
Vijay Khetan Group
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Mr. Anuj Vijay Khetan, the scion of the family, is a dreamer and an innovator. As the Director of Vijay Khetan Group, Anuj works in tandem with his father to expand the groups’ real estate interests, both, domestic and globally. His education and inherent business sense add a level of detail and depth to the management of all current and future VKG projects. Anuj actively oversees the groups’ extensive property portfolio. He is involved in all aspects of the company’s development, from deal evaluation, analysis and pre-development planning to construction, branding, marketing, operations, sales and always ensuring that international best practices are met.
Anuranjan Mohnot
Anuranjan Mohnot
CEO
Amplus Capital Advisors
India
Segment: Investor/GP
Biography:
Anuranjan Mohnot, is founding MD and CEO of Amplus Capital Advisors Private Limited and is responsible for setup of Real Estate Fund for the Lalbhai group (Arvind Limited). Amplus makes early stage mid size investments ($3- $8million) in residential projects in major cities. Amplus has successfully invested and exited in the projects of some of prominent developers in India. Mr. Mohnot has wide experience in various cross functional areas at some of the leading business conglomerates including Motilal Oswal, FutureGroup's $450 million Horizon fund, Essel Group, Reliance, Little & Co. Mr. Mohnot is B.com(H), LLB, CA & CS
Arihant Jain
Arihant Jain
Executive Director
Dasnac Holdings
India
Segment: Residential, Commercial Development
Arshdeep Sethi
Arshdeep Sethi
Managing Director - Executive Management
India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
Arshdeep has 25 years of experience in Business Management. He has held strategic roles in various companies across industries such as RE, Telecom/Infrastructure & Insurance. Before, he played key roles with Bharti Enterprises, Max New York Life, Punj Lloyd & Colliers International. In 2004 Arshdeep joined RMZ and plays a key role in defining and implementing the strategic vision of the group. He has led various capital-raising and partnership initiatives with top PE & SWF. He has been instrumental in raising over USD 1 billion of foreign direct investment from these global investors. Additionally, he represents the RE industry during dialogues with governmental bodies with regard to the policies related to REIT and SEZ development.
Ashank Kothari
Ashank Kothari
Vice President
Ashish Agarwal
Ashish Agarwal
Director
Aditya Developers
India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
After joining Agarwal Associates Group in 2003, sales & delivery has not been an issue for Aditya Builders due to Ashish’s versatile approach of handling all situations. Ashish is leading the overall marketing & construction of our group involving more than 2000 people (employed directly & outsourced). Business Innovation is the need of the industry owing to the competition this sector is facing & Ashish has always introduced products which has given Agarwal Associates Group the edge in the market. On the project front Ashish’s recent Inspiration is PM Modi’s Vision for Housing for all, being in real estate he wants to contribute maximum to this vision with innovative products & latest construction technologies.
Avinash Sule
Avinash Sule
Director
Qatar Investment Authority
India
Segment: Sovereign Wealth Fund
Biography:
Avinash has been associated with the Qatar Investment Authority (Advisory Pvt Ltd) for the past 9 years, heading their India Office. He leads the investment efforts in Private Equity and Public Equities across sectors and has been actively involved in Real Estate investment strategies such as residential equity, debt and commercial office.
Balaji Rao
Balaji Rao
Founder and Managing Director
Axis AMC
India
Segment: Real Estate
Biography:
Balaji Rao is a seasoned and highly respected professional in the Indian real estate industry. He has recently joined Axis AMC to head their real estate AIF vertical. Balaji has undertaken various functional roles and assumed leadership in business development, acquisitions, project execution, funding (both equity and debt) and divestments. Over his career spanning nearly 3 decades, Balaji has worked with several marquee real estate investors including, Sun Apollo, Starwood Capital, TCG Real Estate amongst others Balaji is a rank-holding Chartered Accountant and holds an MBA from IIM-Kolkata. He is also a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
Ben Salmon
Ben Salmon
Co-founder and CEO
Assetz Property Group
India
Segment: Development and Fund Management
Biography:
Ben plays a pivotal role across functions of the group with specific focus on building strategic alliances across all businesses. He has over 19 years of experience in different key areas of the RE business and has been instrumental in projects across Asia. In India he has executed inward transactions adding to more than USD 200 million and exits exceeding USD 500 million. He has successfully executed 20+ principal land deals in India & headed 5 principal exits of developed assets (among the largest in India). Before establishing Assetz, Ben held senior positions with the Lend Lease Group as Country and Asset Manager (India, Japan, South Korea and Australia).
Bhairav Dalal
Bhairav Dalal
Partner and Leader - Real Estate Tax
PwC
India
Segment: Real Estate Advisor
Biography:
Bhairav Dalal is a Partner in the Tax & Regulatory Practice. He has a varied experience in advising Indian and multinational groups in the area of Real Estate, Infrastructure and Private Equity. He has over 13++ years of post qualification experience in transaction and tax advisory services. Over the last ten years his focus has been Real Estate.Bhairav has also advised Real Estate companies on complex projects involving tax optimisation strategies, investment structuring and group restructuring. Given his experience, he has been extensively involved in the REIT / InvIT discussions in the industry and regulators as well. He has handled diverse assignments in the transaction and corporate restructuring space.
Bharat D. Ishi
Bharat D. Ishi
Head-Real Estate
The Kohinoor Group
India
Segment: Residential, Commercial, Mall
Biography:
The Real Estate Division of The Kohinoor Group is under the leadership of Mr. Bharat Ishi, a real estate veteran with over 27 years of rich industry experience across companies like Ackruti City Ltd. (Hubtown Ltd.), Mukand Ltd. and Mumbai University. A Civil Engineering Graduate from VJTI Engineering Institute, Mr. Ishi has also been a prominent member of the team that won the UNESCO Award (for Restoration of Grade-I Heritage Structures) and completed Mass Housing projects for CIDCO. Kohinoor Group currently has ~4 million sft under construction and ~6 million sft under planning.
Bipin Gurnani
Bipin Gurnani
President & CEO
Prozone Intu Properties
India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
Mr. Gurnani completed his graduation from Lucknow University, his MBA from Australia and Graduate Training Program from Indian Hotels – Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi. With over 12 years of experience in Hospitality and more than 13 years in Retail and Real Estate - he has worked with the likes of Taj Group of Hotels, Ramada Grand Hotel - Australia and with Piramyd the retail arm of the Piramal group as General Manager – Operations in 2001 and later moving on to the position of COO in 2005 and in 2006 went on to become the CEO of the lifestyle division of Piramyd Retail Limited and was responsible for driving it's aggressive growth. He is currently CEO of Prozone intu Properties ltd and part of it's strategic think tank.
Chanakya Chakravarti
Chanakya Chakravarti
Managing Director, India, Growth Markets
India
Segment: Investor
Biography:
Chanakya (Chan) Chakravarti is responsible for implementing, in his territory, the investment and asset-management strategies outlined in Ivanhoé Cambridge’s annual business plan and strategic plan. He works closely with the Growth Markets team and collaborates with internal and external stakeholders to put in place and consolidate strategic partnerships for major projects in India. Mr. Chakravarti is a seasoned manager with more than 27 years of experience, including over 20 years in real estate, investment and development. Before joining Ivanhoé Cambridge in 2018, he was Managing Director, Global Alternatives, Asia, at J.P. Morgan Chase. Chan has previously held country management roles at Actis Capital and Cushman & Wakefield.
Cherag Ramakrishnan
Cherag Ramakrishnan
Founder & Managing Director
Ceear Realty
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Cherag has been instrumental in building Equinox Realty (formerly known as Essar Realty) from scratch before starting CEEAR. Under his energetic leadership Equinox Realty had created a portfolio of nearly 16 million sq. ft. of projects across India which are under different stages of development. Cherag was when he set up and successfully ran his business ‐ ‘Ramon Property Services’. Ramon has been a pioneer in luxury home sales / commercial office search / investment sales & design & development consultancy. Cherag is a Post Graduate in Business Management from the University of Mumbai and also has a certificate for the Global Advance Management Course from ISB Hyderabad & KELLOGG University Chicago. He is an eminent member of RICS
Deepak Goradia
Deepak Goradia
Vice Chairman & Managing Director
Dosti Realty
India
Segment: Residential, Commercial, Mixed Use
Biography:
Holding a dual degree in Commerce and Law, he is the brain behind the architectural grandeur and beautiful landscapes of Dosti projects. His unique ideas, strategies and negotiation skills have earned him respect as the visionary of the group. He also promotes the future of real estate by being an active member of the Maharashtra Chamber of Housing Industry (MCHI) and is now the Vice President. He is also selected as Honorary Treasurer in Credai National since April 2017. He encourages members of MCHI's youth wing to organise exhibitions, seminars, hold meetings with prominent personalities from the construction/real estate industry and participate in discussions with government officials about the realty sector.
Dev Santani
Dev Santani
Country Head - Residential Financing
Brookfield Asset Management
India
Segment: Residential
Biography:
Mr Dev Santani is a Senior Vice President with Brookfield Asset Management and heads the residential financing business for Brookfield in the region. Dev is responsible for managing private equity and structured financing transactions across the international and domestic fund platform with focus on residential real estate and also heads the third party fund “India Real Estate Opportunity Partners” (IREOP) in India. Mr Santani is responsible for overseeing several of the firm’s investments in India and managing the Joint venture partner relationships in the region. He has been a part of the Brookfield India team since January 2014.
Dhaval Kamdar
Dhaval Kamdar
Director
SRI Group
India
Segment: Real Estate Residential
Biography:
Dhaval has over 15 years experience in project planning , execution and completion. He holds aPost Graduate Diploma in Construction Project Management,National Institute of Construction Management and Research (NICMAR), Pune. And a Post Graduate Program in Family Managed Business (PGP - FMB), S.P Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai. Executive Management Program, IIM, Bangalore.
Eklavya Gupta
Eklavya Gupta
Advisor, India, Growth Markets
India
Segment: Investor
Francis O Haokip
Francis O Haokip
CEO
Pragnya Advisors
India
Segment: Investor
Biography:
Francis has over 7 years of experience in the Indian real estate private equity and Indian securities market. At Pragnya, Francis is responsible for the Group’s investments and portfolio monitoring. Francis has previously worked with SEBI and also with the power trading arm of NTPC. Francis holds a B. Tech degree in Electrical Engineering from IIT-Delhi and a PGDM (MBA) from IIM Bangalore.
G Abhinav Reddy
G Abhinav Reddy
Director
GAR Corp
India
Segment: Office Developer
G Madhusudhan
G Madhusudhan
Chairman & Managing Director
Sumadhura Infracon Private Limited
India
Segment: Premier Residential Developer
Gaurav Jain
Gaurav Jain
MD and CEO
Samyak Developers
India
Segment: Affordable Housing, Land Sourcing
Biography:
Gaurav Jain has more than 25 years’ experience in real estate with last 10 years as business head/CEO responsible for P&L. He specializes in business turnaround and giving a forceful direction as demonstrated in his career spanning 25 years. He has successfully delivered more than 35 million sft of marque projects and land development of over 3500 acres while holding key management positions in key real estate companies as Bombay Realty, Jindal Realty, M3M, Emaar MGF, Jaypee, C&W and DLF. He holds an MBA from MDI, Gurgaon, a Master’s degree in Planning from SPA, New Delhi and a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. He is also Vice President-North of Naredco National.
Gaurav Karnik
Gaurav Karnik
Partner & National Leader Real Estate
Ernst & Young
India
Segment: Advising on tax and regulatory issues
GopalKrishnan J
GopalKrishnan J
Group CFO
Shriram Properties
India
Hardeep Sachdeva
Hardeep Sachdeva
Senior Partner
AZB & Partners
New Delhi | India
Segment: Law Firm
Biography:
Hardeep Sachdeva is a Senior Partner at AZB & Partners with more than 22 years’ experience, he advises Indian as well as international clients and is consistently rated as India’s leading corporate and M&A lawyer. Hardeep advises across several sectors, including real estate, retail, hospitality, industrial parks, SEZs, e-commerce, education, technology, infrastructure, alcoholic beverages and others. Hardeep has been advising in M&A and PE transactions in such sectors and has done some pioneering work in these areas. Hardeep has been actively advising on various private equity investments and other financing transactions, including listed debt securities within and outside India, in both listed and unlisted companies.
Hare Krishna
Hare Krishna
Senior Director, India, Growth Markets
Canada
Segment: Investor
Hari Krishna V
Hari Krishna V
Director - Real Estate Investments
CPPIB India Investment Advisors
India
Segment: Investor
Biography:
Hari is responsible for real estate investments for CPPIB in India. Prior to joining CPPIB in October 2014, Hari was a founding director at Kotak Investment Advisors in India for nearly 10 years. Kotak is one of the leading property fund managers in India with aggregate assets of over US$1 billion. Prior to Kotak, Hari also worked with JLL and CB Richard Ellis in India in various functions such as corporate finance and advisory. He holds a Masters in Finance from University of Delhi and is a Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, UK.
J. Shyam Rao
J. Shyam Rao
Managing Director
My Home Group
India
Segment: Real-estate developer
Biography:
Mr. Shyam Rao is the Managing Director of My Home Constructions. He is a Post Graduate in Accounting & Finance from Manchester University, UK. He has diverse experience across various sectors including Cement, Finance & real estate. He started his career in 2006 with A.M REDDY & CO in Auditing role and joined Directors board of My Home Industries; cement vertical of My Home Group in 2009 as Whole Time Director. In 2010 he joined My Home Constructions Pvt. Ltd as Executive director. Now, the Managing Director of the company which regarded as the most preferred real-estate developer in Hyderabad. A visionary individual and a future leader Mr. Shyam Rao played vital role in launching prestigious project with Built up area of 25million sft.
Jai S Rupani
Jai S Rupani
Managing Partner
Gokaldas Lifestyle
India
Segment: Redevelopment & Family Wealth Office
Biography:
Mr. Rupani spearheads Gokaldas Lifestyle, a real estate development company focused on luxury projects.  Additionally, as the CIO of the Dinesh Hinduja Family Office, he oversees investments across all asset classes for the group: real estate, stocks, bonds, structured products, private equity and venture capital.  Prior to joining the Gokaldas Group, Mr. Rupani was part of the investment team at India Value Fund, a USD 1.8 Billion private equity fund in Mumbai.  During his professional career, Mr. Rupani has lived and worked across the globe and has spent several years with The Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets Group as an investment banker in their San Francisco office.
Jaspreet Shahpuri
Jaspreet Shahpuri
Investment Manager
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
UAE
Segment: Sovereign Wealth Fund
Biography:
Jaspreet Shahpuri is an Investment Manager at Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) focusing on real estate investments in Asia Pacific. Prior to joining ADIA in 2012, Mr. Shahpuri was part of the investment banking team at J.P. Morgan in New York covering REITs and homebuilders. Mr. Shahpuri received his MBA from Cornell University and holds a Bachelors of Science in Finance from University of Bridgeport.
Jigar Shah
Jigar Shah
VP-Global Solutions
Yardi Software
India
Segment: Real Estate & Investment Tech Platforms
Juggy Marwaha
Juggy Marwaha
Executive Managing Director
India
Segment: Real Estate Advisor
Biography:
Juggy has over 26 years of experience in the organised Real Estate sector of the country. Be it planning, executing or leasing of over 12 million sq.ft., managing occupiers of global repute whilst at RMZ or spearheading successful growth for JLL South India, he has been a leader since the inception of the industry. In his present role as Executive Managing Director at JLL India, he spearheads initiatives in the Capital Markets and Land & Development Services business which is seeing a continued surge and institutional investor interest. A maverick leader who leads alternative thinking adopts an avant-garde approach to deal structuring. Lives by the motto of ‘Relationships for life’.
Kamal Khetan
Kamal Khetan
Chairman and Managing Director
Mumbai | India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
Kamal Khetan, CMD Sunteck Realty Ltd. is a first generation entrepreneur who founded the Group in 2000. His vision is depicted in being the foremost to anticipate an opportunity in the premium residential space of 4 acres in India’s most promising commercial hub - Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai. These high end properties of BKC today hosts the top business honchos making it one of the most prestigious and Iconic project in the country. Mr.Khetan has also identified places like Goregaon & Airoli and invested to develop spaces to cater the needs of the customers. Under his Leadership, Sunteck Realty today manages a development portfolio catering to the ultra-luxurious and Premium segment of over 23 mn.sq.ft spread across 25 projects.
Karan Virwani
Karan Virwani
CWeO
WeWork
India
Segment: Reimagining and re-humanizing workspaces
Biography:
Karan has been instrumental in bringing WeWork, a NYC based collaborative workspace giant & the 5th largest start-up in the world to India. With a passion for entrepreneurship & a degree in Business Administration (Kent University), his responsibilities include driving growth for the new venture, vision & strategy, as he aims to democratize the collaborative workspace in India. Being a dynamic thought leader, Karan has also gained knowledge working as the EA to Chief MD at the Embassy Group. Further, he has also tasted success in the hospitality wing as the co-founder of two companies, Lounge Hospitality and Lounge E-comm, and the launch of two successful restaurants in Bangalore, Sanchez & Singkong, along with the food delivery app Entrée
Karthik Krishna
Karthik Krishna
Co-founder & Managing Partner
EverVantage
India
Segment: Transaction Advisory & Leasing
Biography:
Karthik is a Managing Partner at EverVantage and overseas the Transaction Advisory and Leasing Verticals across asset classes. Having completed transactions in over 50 cities and over 10 million sft. his expertise ranges across verticals and industries. Karthik has successfully executed a multitude of landmark transactions across retail, F&B, commercial office space and healthcare platforms. He specialises in complex transactions be it hospitality, commercial advisory, landmark land transactions or strategy. His power house of unique experiences in portfolio management for corporates, land owners and developers nationwide, gives EverVantage it’s strength across industries.
Kaushik Desai
Kaushik Desai
Executive Director
Walton Street
India
Segment: Private Equity Fund
Biography:
Kaushik Desai is currently Executive Director of Walton Street India, handling key relationships with investors, funds, intermediaries and developers. He is responsible for helping evaluate new investment opportunities and instrumental in reviewing and advising on transaction structures. He is a Chartered Accountant and a Company Secretary and has a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the Mumbai University.
Kumar Bharat
Kumar Bharat
Managing Director
BCC Group
India
Liang Ming
Liang Ming
Chief Marketing Officer
CHEC Port City Colombo
Sri Lanka
Segment: Real Estate Master Developer
Biography:
Liang Thow Ming is the Chief Sales and Marketing Officer of Port City, Colombo a 269 hectares brand new city right next to Colombo, Sri Lanka. Liang is responsible for the commercial success of the project. Liang has spent more than 20 years in sales and marketing of real estate portfolios, both with developers and the consultants. Over this period, Liang has been involved in every aspect of the real estate development cycle, starting from land evaluation, development concepts, product development, advertising, public relations, sales and customer development and relations. His experience has brought him through major public listed developers across Asia and with top real estate international consultants.
Mahesh Katragadda
Mahesh Katragadda
Director
Meenakshi Group
India
Segment: Investor/Developer
Biography:
Mahesh Katragadda is a 2012 Penn State University graduate with specialization in Economics. Having gained economic, financial and project insights and scholarly knowledge, he joined Meenakshi Group his family’s 25-year old business - leading IT Parks development company with developed / ongoing projects at 15 million sq.feet. He is responsible for New Project Initiatives and relationship with Global MNC Clients including Deloitte, Google, Xilinx, etc. He is also responsible for the resource planning, project communications, monitoring, payment approvals, and key recruitment. Having just delivered first Phase of one of biggest Office Buildings in India, his present focus is on delivering the balance Phase also within the timeline.
Maneesh Yadav
Maneesh Yadav
CEO
Aditya Birla Capital
India
Segment: Real estate Investor, Lender
Mayank Ruia
Mayank Ruia
Founder & CEO
MAIA Estates
India
Segment: Residential & Commercial Developer
Biography:
Mayank Ruia is a dedicated professional with over seven years of experience in real estate development spanning over six million square feet. His first foray into real estate was with Phoenix Mills, as Group Director - Residential, consequently planning and building out Phoenix’s residential assets in Bangalore and Pune. Under his stewardship, Phoenix’s residential business collected most of Indian real estate’s most distinguished accolades. Prior to his work in real estate, Mayank worked as one of the early members of India’s largest investment firms, Everstone Capital, where he was Vice President in the private equity team until 2011. He has over 8 years of investment banking and private equity experience both in the US and India.
Mitesh Agrawal
Mitesh Agrawal
Principal
New Vernon Capital
India
Segment: Investor
Biography:
Mitesh Agrawal is Principal at New Vernon (NV) Capital and heads the RE Investment function. He has over a decade of experience in Real Estate PE. Successfully aggregated one of the largest institutionally-led office portfolios in India. Total investments in 8+ mn sft and leased over 100 occupants. Reckoned to be among the Top Real Estate FDI Fund teams in India in terms of investor returns for the last decade. Leadership role encompassing real estate investment strategy and execution. Mitesh is an alumnus of the Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad (Dean’s List and ISB Merit Scholarship) and a Chartered Accountant (among top 50 ranks All-India at each level of the C.A. examinations).
Mohit Malhotra
Mohit Malhotra
Managing Director & CEO
Mumbai | India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
Mohit Malhotra is the Managing Director and CEO of Godrej Properties Limited (GPL).He joined Godrej Properties in 2010 and has been instrumental in the company’s growth since then. He first headed business development for the company and has taken on larger leadership responsibilities that currently include heading GPL’s pan-India operations. Mohit was appointed to GPL’s Board of Directors as an Executive Director in 2015. Under his leadership, the company added 41 new projects adding to 61 Mn Sq. ft. As the Head of North Business, GPL became the market leader in Gurgaon and Godrej Properties became the largest listed player by booking value in the country. Mohit is responsible for further strengthening the growth and development portfolio.
Monish Krishna
Monish Krishna
Senior Director
Hines India
India
Segment: Investor/ Developer
Mudit Parashar
Mudit Parashar
Chief Financial Officer
GVK Airport Developers Limited
India
Segment: Real Estate and Infrastructure.
Naresh Naik
Naresh Naik
Founder and CEO
IREP Credit Capital
India
Segment: Investor & Private Equity
Biography:
Naresh serves as the CEO of IREP Credit Capital, a Non Banking Finance Company registered with the Reserve Bank of India with lending operations in India. He also serves as the CEO of IREP Opportunities Holdings, an investment fund based out of Mauritius that invests in Indian opportunities. Prior to this, Naresh was the Country Head of Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing in India. Naresh managed 7 investments totalling US$750MM of equity with a total asset value of US$2,500MM. He served on the Board of Oberoi Realty (OBER:IN), Panchshil Realty and Mantri Realty. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Naresh was heading Asset Management for Lehman Brothers Real Estate Partners (LBREP) in India from 2007-2009.
Neeraj Verma
Neeraj Verma
Senior Managing Consultant
IBM
India
Segment: Cognitive Process Transformation
Biography:
Neeraj is the Advisory lead for Real Estate and Construction at IBM Cognitive Process Transformation - the business consulting unit of IBM's Services Business. Starting his career at the EPC business of L&T in Mumbai, Neeraj completed his MBA in Operations & Manufacturing and joined consulting services after a stint as a Supply Chain Manager at Marico Ltd. Over the last 11 years at IBM, Neeraj has been a part of multiple strategic transformation engagements with clients in Real Estate and Construction domain. Right from Business Process Definition, Sales and Marketing transformation to creating an innovative Platform Business Model, he has worked closely with the business leader and helped them chart and execute their strategy .
Neetish Sarda
Neetish Sarda
Founder & Managing Director
Smart Works
India
Segment: Experiential & Collaborative Workspaces
Nicolas Simon
Nicolas Simon
Deputy CEO
SBI Mutual Fund
India
Segment: Fund manager
Biography:
Nicolas Simon is Deputy CEO at SBI MF – India. Prior to joining the firm, Nicolas Simon worked at Amundi Real Estate, Crédit Agricole Asset Management Real Estate, Henderson Global Investors SAS, Generali Real Estate, CDR (Crédit Lyonnais) and SMCI (Crédit Lyonnais) Nicolas Simon has a Master’s degree, Real Estate and a Master’s degree, Law.
Nikhil Chaturvedi
Nikhil Chaturvedi
Managing Director
Prozone Intu Properties
India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
A first-generation entrepreneur; Nikhil Chaturvedi is the Managing Director of Provogue and Prozone Intu Properties Ltd. In 1997, he forayed into entrepreneurship and founded Provogue. He later founded Prozone Intu with the objective to create, develop and manage world-class regional shopping centres and associated mixed-use developments pan-India. Prozone Intu is jointly promoted with Intu Properties Plc, a UK FTSE-100 company with assets of over £9 billion. INTU owns and manages 9 of UK's top 20 Shopping Centre’s including Iconic Lakeside Thurrock, Trafford Centre and Metro Centre amongst others. Under his direction, the company is now ready to launch its second mall in Coimbatore - set to be landmark destination in the city.
Nilesh Parekh
Nilesh Parekh
Managing Director
Raycon Infrastructures
India
Segment: Commercial, Residential Development
Biography:
Nilesh Parekh is the Founder and Managing Director of Raycon Group based out of Mumbai, India. Raycon Group operates across India, Middle East and Germany having global partners including a joint venture with a multibillion dollar German Group – having interest in Shipping, Venture Fund and Real Estate Investment and Development. Mr Parekh is a graduate in Law and a post graduate in business management having more than thirty years of experience in real estate. He has given various presentations on the industry including one at Stanford University-India Conference.
Nipun Sahni
Nipun Sahni
Partner and Head of Real Estate
APOLLO LP
India
Segment: Investor
Biography:
Nipun joined Apollo in 2015 in AGRE Delhi and is responsible for Real Estate Investments in India. Prior to that time, Nipun was the Founder of Rezone Investment Advisors from March 2011 to April 2015. Prior to that, Nipun was a Managing Director in the Real Estate Investment Group at Merrill Lynch from 2006 to 2010. Prior that Nipun was a Managing Director at GE Capital, India. Nipun currently serves on the advisory boards of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors in India. Nipun previously served on the APREA & USIBC Committees. Nipun graduated in Commerce from Delhi University with a B.Com. degree and received his Masters degree in Finance from the MFC Program at University of Delhi.
Niranjan Hiranandani
Niranjan Hiranandani
Co-Founder & MD
Hiranandani Group of Companies
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Niranjan Hiranandani is arguably, India’s ‘builder extraordinaire’, the person credited with changing Mumbai’s skyline. Niranjan Hiranandani has virtually revolutionized the real estate industry in the country. Since then, the Hiranandani Group has come a long way and is recognized for their modern state of the art mixed used township projects in Powai & Thane, both of which have become preferred residential and commercial locations in and around Mumbai. Mr. Niranjan Hiranandani is a Business Leader with a combination of qualities like sharp professional business acumen, concerned citizen with social awareness, Industry leader with up to date knowledge, and above all, ensuring that the company gives value to every Customer.
Nitin Agarwal
Nitin Agarwal
CEO - India
Equitativa
UAE
Segment: REITs
Biography:
Nitin has over 18 years of industry experience in banking & real estate, with domain expertise in real estate advisory on transaction structuring & fundraising. Nitin previously ran a corporate finance practice focused on real estate & mezzanine finance. He advised corporates on their growth strategy & helped them raise funds from leading private financial institutions & private equity funds for project finance and growth capital. He has worked in the past with leading multinational banks -HSBC & Citibank. He has worked across various functions of banking & financial services. He has a Masters in Business Administration from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management & Bachelors Degree in Commerce from Symbiosis College of Arts & Commerce.
Pradeep Khanna
Pradeep Khanna
Head Real Estate Investments
Reliance Nippon Life Asset Mgmt
India
Segment: Investment Manager (Real Estate)
Biography:
Over 20 years of experience in Real Estate Investment Management, Corporate & Project Finance, Investment Banking & Project Management. Heading Reliance Real Estate Investments since 2011 and a key personnel behind the Reliance AIF & PMS Real Estate investment function. Also instrumental in setting up and anchoring RE Private Equity business in his previous organisation (ICICI Prudential AMC). Well diversified experience over entire life cycle of Funds from inception to exits and strong broad based relationship with developers and possesses rich experience in evaluating, investing and managing real estate projects on pan India basis. Masters in Business Management from I.I.T Kharagpur and B.Tech. in Civil Engineering from NIT, Warangal.
Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar
Managing Director
Sri Krishna Group
India
Segment: Developers
Biography:
Pradeep Kumar, is Vice Chairman and Managing Director of the Sri Krishna Group of Companies which has businesses spread in different countries worldwide. The Group has its corporate hub in Hyderabad, India with its branches in USA, and Hong Kong. He was the Ex- Chairman of the Indo American Chamber of Commerce–Hyderabad Chapter during 2005 - 06. A commerce graduate, a business professional and a visionary who believes in action, he was a pioneer to introduce the “ready to occupy, completely furnished apartments” concept in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh. Pradeep has travelled extensively across the globe researching new ideas in all relevant fields within the companies’ interest and then integrating, adopting and expanding those ideas.
Pramod Kathuria
Pramod Kathuria
Head of Sales & Marketing
L&T Realty
India
Segment: Real Estate Development
Biography:
Pramod Kathuria, with almost two decades of experience in Leadership roles in Banking & Real Estate including experience in conceptualising, launching to transacting Commercial & Residential projects, IT Parks, SEZ, Investments and Retail Malls. IN current role as National Head for Sales, CRM & Marketing at L&T Realty looking after portfolio of IT Parks, Office buildings, SEZ (proposed), TOD (Transit oriented developments) in key cities Mumbai, NCR, Hyderabad and Bangalore. In previous assignment was HoD & Executive Vice President at Lodha Group. He is a member of RICS and actively contributes knowledge thru various associations and as speaker at industry events.
Pravin Ajmera
Pravin Ajmera
Head of Business Development
India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
He had over 14 years of experience in investments, asset management and development across multiple real estate asset classes. Pravin is the head of BD at Godrej Properties and was earlier Executive Director at Everstone Capital Asia Pte Ltd. Mr. Ajmera joined Everstone Capital Management in 2011 and served as Executive Director in IndoSpace Capital Advisors. He also worked with Starwood Capital Group and TCG Real Estate.
Quaiser Parvez
Quaiser Parvez
Business Head
India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
Mr. Quaiser Parvez heads the Investment Division of Radius Developers and has an extensive work experience with more than 15 years in Real Estate, CMG, Asset and Risk Management. He is responsible for the Radius Group’s New Markets, Strategy, Investments and Fund Raising Initiatives. Quaiser has proficiency in providing strategic solutions to a wide spectrum of clientele ranging across Investment Banks, Private Equity Investors, Corporate Houses, Government Organizations and Infrastructure majors. His past stints include his role as Director with CBRE where he looked after Capital Markets business unit and was responsible for Real Estate Private Equity Placements, Asset Management and Debt Syndication.
Raj Menda
Raj Menda
Corporate Chairman
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Raj Menda is the Co-Owner & Corporate Chairman of RMZ Corp. RMZ Corp is one of the most successful South Asian real estate development firms, with an unmatched portfolio in India. The organization has developed, acquired or holds an interest in over 24 M sft. of commercial properties. Its prestigious and prolific portfolio includes over $ 3 billion in real estate assets. Headquartered in Bangalore. At RMZ, we are constantly thinking about the Future. This time it’s about the Future of Space and we have chartered our course to look at creating communities. In our new manifesto we are using technology coupled with experiences to build connected communities in our spaces.Raj is the first Indian to be on the Jury of the ULI Awards
Rajeev Piramal
Rajeev Piramal
Vice Chairman & Managing Director
Peninsula Land
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Rajeev heads the real estate business of the Ashok Piramal Group. He completed his BBA from Baldwin Wallace College, Cleveland, USA. Joined Peninsula Land as a Director in 2001 & took over as the Vice Chairman in 2005. Under his leadership, he grew the firm into a multi city developer spread across 8 cities in 4 states. Delivered more than 7mn sft in residential, commercial and retail projects. Another 10mn sft is under construction in Mumbai, Bengaluru, Pune, Goa, Nashik and Lonavala. Rajeev also played a crucial part in the development of the first mall in India: Crossroads. Some of the other marquee projects led by him include: Peninsula Corporate Park, Peninsula Business Park, Peninsula Technopark, Ashok Towers & Ashok Gardens.
Rajneesh Mahajan
Rajneesh Mahajan
CEO
Inorbit Malls
India
Segment: Shopping Malls & Retail
Ramesh Nair
Ramesh Nair
CEO & Country Head
India
Segment: Real Estate Advisor
Biography:
Ramesh is the CEO & Country Head of JLL India. He is responsible for the overall direction, strategy and growth of, the firm. JLL India is largest real estate services firm in the country with more than 9,500 diverse professionals, with business revenues nearing INR 3,000 crores in 2016-17. JLL is a Fortune 500 company, creating value for owners, investors and users of real estate. Globally, with annual revenues of $6 billion, JLL operates in 1,000 locations across 80 countries.
Ravindra Chamaria
Ravindra Chamaria
Chairman & MD
Infinity Infotech Parks
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Armed with invaluable life experiences, a passion for enterprise & the ability to create winning collaborations, Ravindra Chamaria has been at the helm of pioneering Smart, Green & marquee RE projects in Eastern India, particularly Kolkata under his corporate banner, Infinity. ‘Think Tank,’ his first project in Kolkata, went on to catalyze the IT industry in Salt Lake & continues to be a landmark. Having built 6 million sq ft, he is currently developing an iconic temple township, ‘Krishna Bhumi’ in Vrindavan. Ravindra Chamaria is a keen philanthropist & is closely attached to several not-for profit organisations such as Akshaya Patra, Anant Education, Vidya Bharti & Institute of Neurosciences.
Ritesh Vohra
Ritesh Vohra
Partner Real Estate
IDFC Alternatives
India
Segment: Real Estate Private Equity
Biography:
Ritesh has been a Financier, Advisor and Entrepreneur over the course of his real estate career, and has been associated with a number of property developments across India. He joined IDFC in late 2011 and is part of the Real Estate group. His primary focus is on building and managing the real estate funds management business at IDFC Alternatives. Prior to joining IDFC, Ritesh worked as a Managing Director at real estate fund manager Saffron Advisors, which was later acquired by IL&FS. Preceding that, he worked with several advisory firms including Jones Lang LaSalle and also had an entrepreneurial stint. He has been a past member of the CII National Committee on Real Estate and Housing.
Rohit Nanda
Rohit Nanda
VP - Finance
Divyasree
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Rohit has over a decade of experience in PE/VC investment firms and worked in varied sectors and cities across India. Being from the PE/VC background he has a strong analytical skills in trend and investment analysis. Rohit's work experience is in the complete gamut of private equity industry: starting from fund raising from HNIs, pension funds, Development Financial Institutions (DFIs) and fund of funds to investments, deal monitoring and exits. He has also devised and designed an 'Affordable Housing Fund' with all the responsibilities involving a fund of this nature.
Rohtas Goel
Rohtas Goel
Chairman & MD
Omaxe
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Rohtas Goel, Chairman and Managing Director-Omaxe Ltd., is a leading name in the real estate industry in India. Rohtas founded Omaxe 25years back and has steered the group to an unprecedented height. In 2007, Omaxe got listed on Indian bourses (BSE and NSE) and within a short span, the company emerged as one of the largest real estate companies marked by some renowned and highly appreciated projects. Omaxe has delivered over 101 million sq. ft. in both real estate and construction contracting and the group is presently executing 39 real estate projects across various verticals. Today, the group has its presence in 27 cities and 8 states like Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Delhi.
S. Aadarsh Surana
S. Aadarsh Surana
Managing Director
Amarprakash Developers
India
Segment: Developer
Sahil Vachani
Sahil Vachani
Managing Director & CEO
Max Ventures & Industries
India
Segment: Developer, Investor
Biography:
Mr. Sahil Vachani is Managing Director of MVIL. He has diverse experience across various sectors including consumer durables and real estate. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in management sciences from the University of Warwick, U.K., which he completed in 2003. He started his career as an investment banker with Citigroup in London where he worked on mergers and acquisitions across the Middle East and Africa region. In the year 2004, he joined Dixon Technologies, a consumer appliance manufacturing firm, as Business Head and set up new verticals across multiple locations. In the year 2006, Mr. Vachani ventured into new entrepreneurial opportunities – setting up a trading and IT business in Pakistan and also an online educational startup.
Salman Akbar
Salman Akbar
Director
International Land Developers
India
Segment: Residential, Commercial & Retail
Biography:
Director, ILD, Salman is an experienced Professional with a demonstrated history of working in the real estate industry in India. Graduated from Indian School of Business(E-MBA-MFAB) and Manchester Business School (International Business and Economics), Salman comes with proven expertise in Negotiation, Business Planning, Sales, Asset Management, and Market Analysis.
Sameer Nayar
Sameer Nayar
CEO
BuildSupply
India
Segment: ERP Proptech for Construction Management
Biography:
Sameer Nayar was the Managing Director of Credit Suisse (CS) and the Head of Real Estate Finance for the Asia Pacific region. In this role he deployed over USD 7 BN of debt and equity capital in Asia since the beginning of 2007. Previously, he was the head of large loan structuring and pricing in the US and handled over USD 75 BN of loan originations during his tenure. In addition, he was responsible for setting up Credit Suisse's real estate equity and debt platform in India. He is a founding trustee of the Special Child Trust that raises awareness and funds for children with special needs. The trust deploys its funds with a variety of organizations working in the field of autism and related developmental conditions.
Sandeep Chadha
Sandeep Chadha
Head, Logistics & Warehousing
All Cargo Logistics
India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
A C-suite professional with a track record of surpassing ambitious business goals, Sandeep Chadha helms ALIPPL as its CEO and is overseeing the vertical in its journey to become one of India’s premier developers of Grade A logistics and Industrial parks. AN IVY league alumnus he’s duly exposed to global business educational paradigm having studied in Cornel University and University of British Columbia. He is exposed to the various life cycle journey in various assets across the real estate. A regular speaker and delegate to various Industrial meet-up, he is duly committed for the overall sector growth in India.
Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt
MD & CEO
TATA Housing Development Company & TRIL
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Sanjay has over 24 years of experience in the real estate sector. Sanjay was previously the CEO of Ascendas-Singbridge’s India Operations and Private Funds. He was responsible for creating a positive cultural change enabling accelerated growth through acquisitions of 5 new opportunities and redevelopment of existing parks adding 16 million sft. in less than 2 years. His role included green field developments and asset management business spread across 5 cities in India with over 13 million sft of predominantly IT SEZ/ Parks. He also managed an 1100 acre Industrial Township and assisted the Group with the acquisition of 1700 acres start up area in the new capital city of Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh.
Sanjay Kumar Bansal
Sanjay Kumar Bansal
Managing Partner
Devansh Constructions
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Shri Sanjay Kumar Bansal, Aged about 41 years is the Managing Partner of M/S. Devansh Group. He is an MBA from T.A.Pai Management Institute (Manipal) and was adjudged as “Best Student Manager Award “for South India by AICTE. Since last 18 years, he is using his Experience and Expertise in Construction Industry, He is Highly Disciplined, a Practitioner of Vipasana Meditation and a Perfectionist, He was an Executive Committee Member of CREDAI Hyderabad from 2013-15.
Shahzad Madon
Shahzad Madon
Head of PMS and Alternative Assets
Reliance Nippon Life Asset Mgmt
India
Segment: Investor
Biography:
With 27 plus years experience across banking, investment management & the financial services sector. He has held varied responsibilities including: heading equity research, managing equity portfolios, heading the equities business, managing alternative assets and leading the PMS business. Joining Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management in June 2010 he has been instrumental in developing the Real Estate business and has been actively involved in the conceptualisation, fund raising activities and fund management of real estate offerings. He has done variety of real estate deals across debt, mezzanine and equity space involving varied developers & geographies and amongst a few professionals experienced in both listed and unlisted space
Sharad Gohil
Sharad Gohil
Managing Director
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
India
Segment: Developer of industrial and logistics RE
Biography:
Sharad Gohil joined IndoSpace in 2015, and currently oversees asset management across the platform. He has over 18 years of experience in real estate, specialising in asset management and investments across core, value add and development real estate sectors in the UK, Europe and India. Sharad has previously worked for Apollo Global Management Real Estate Funds in Europe, Asia Pacific and India, as well as, Citigroup Property Investors Asia Pacific, AXA REIM and The Portman Estate in the UK.
Sharad Mittal
Sharad Mittal
CEO - Motilal Oswal Real Estate
Motilal Oswal Real Estate
India
Segment: Asset Management
Biography:
Sharad Mittal leads and manages RE funds at Motilal Oswal Real Estate (MORE). Sharad has over 16 years of experience in RE investing and fund raising. He joined MORE in 2013, spearheading the firm's real estate fund business and has been instrumental in rebuilding and scaling up the MORE business from an AUM of Rs 200 Cr to Rs 2,000 Cr in the last 3 years. Prior, Sharad was with ICICI Prudential AMC where he was VP (RE Investments), leading the commercial rental office fund and mezzanine fund. He also led the fund raising initiative, raising Rs 1,300 Cr across two funds. He has also worked with ASK Property Investment Advisors and ICICI Bank. Sharad is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from Delhi University.
Shashank Jain
Shashank Jain
Partner&Leader Real Estate Deal Advisory
PwC - PricewaterHouseCoopers
India
Segment: Real Estate Advisor
Biography:
Shashank is a Transaction Services (TS) Partner, and focused on Real Estate Sector for PwC India, based out of Mumbai, India. He has over 15 years of professional experience in financial due diligence (both buy side and vendor assistance), valuations and preparation and review of financial projections/business plans, etc. He was been involved in significant number of cross border transactions, both outbound (especially in the US and Europe) and inbound investments in India on behalf of both strategic and financial investors. He has demonstrated an in depth understanding of the keys to successfully serve the sophisticated requirements of financial and strategic buyers. Shashank has been working in the Real Sector for almost over a decade.
Shiv Parekh
Shiv Parekh
Director
Raycon Infrastructures
India
Segment: Commercial, Co-working spaces
Shobhit Agarwal
Shobhit Agarwal
Managing Director & CEO
Anarock Capital
India
Segment: Capital Investments
Biography:
Shobhit Agarwal, former Managing Director, Capital Markets, and International Director of JLL Property Consultants India has launched Anarock Capital Advisors. The firm, headquartered in Mumbai, will focus exclusively on various asset classes of real estate. Agarwal heads a team of real estate investment banking advisors with an average 18–20 years of experience in structuring and executing both simple and complex transactions.
Shouvik Purkayastha
Shouvik Purkayastha
Managing Director - Investment Banking
IDFC Investment Banking
India
Segment: Consultants
Biography:
Shouvik leads Cushman & Wakefield’s Capital Markets practice in India. He is responsible for providing strategic direction to the business, utilizing his experience and expertise in converting large scale opportunities whilst providing investment insights to regional and global funds associated with the company Shouvik has a strong background in the financial services sector having spent over 17 years in Investment Banking and Corporate Banking prior to joining C&W.
Sidharth Menda
Sidharth Menda
CEO
COWRKS
India
Segment: Community, Technology
Biography:
Founded in 2016, CoWrks is the young entrepreneur's brainchild, on a mission to create India’s largest coworking community by 2017. Upon graduating from Bentley University (Boston, USA) Sidharth launched his career in real estate. With a fervour for real estate and technology, Sidharth observed that there is a huge disconnect between corporate workspaces and the modern workforce. This drove Sidharth to design coworking spaces that foster a community of like-minded individuals who would collaborate and connect with each other. He plans to establish over 300 centers globally and so far, he has achieved prolific success by adding Fortune 500s, SMEs, startups, freelancers and entrepreneurs to his extensive client list.
Simon Tham
Simon Tham
Asst. GM - Marketing
CHEC Port City Colombo
Sri Lanka
Segment: Real Estate Master Developer
Biography:
Simon Tham is the Assistant General Manager of CHEC Port City based in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Previously he was the Divisional Director of a Singapore listed real estate developer, covering regional real estate investment, development & asset management. He held directorships for 4 companies under the Group. Simon has more than 20 years of experience in the real estate industry working for private and public- listed companies. He has extensive regional industry knowledge covering various sectors from industrial to commercial, mixed-used development and hospitality. Simon holds a MSc (Real Estate) from the National University of Singapore, MCR from CoreNet Global and a business degree from Nanyang Technological University of Singapore.
Srikanth Badiga
Srikanth Badiga
Group Director
Phoenix Group
India
Segment: Real Estate Development
Srinath Sridharan
Srinath Sridharan
Member Group Management Council
Wadhawan Global Capital
India
Segment: CIC (Core-Investment-Company)
Biography:
Wadhawan Global Capital (WGC) is one of the leading financial services group managing over US$ 20 billion of assets through its Lending, Investment and Insurance platforms. WGC is the parent company to some of the prominent brands like Dewan Housing Finance Limited (market leader in financing affordable housing), Aadhar Housing Finance, Avanse Financial Services, DHFL Pramerica Life Insurance, DHFL Pramerica Asset Managers and DHFL General Insurance. It has a London-based wholly-owned subsidiary Wadhawan Global Capital (UK) Ltd. WGC is in the process of setting up wealth management platform. Group has partnered with leading financial institutions such as International Finance Corporation and Prudential Financial Inc, United States.
Srini Sriniwasan
Srini Sriniwasan
CEO & Country Head
Kotak Investments Advisors
India
Segment: Realty Fund
Biography:
S. Sriniwasan (Srini) heads Kotak Investment Advisors Limited (KIAL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Kotak Mahindra Bank, since January 2017. Under Srini’s leadership, Kotak Realty Fund has scaled up to over US$1.47 billion in AUM, making it one of the largest real estate funds in India, and has successfully established a strong track record of profitable exits from investments. As one of the earliest fund managers to raise and invest capital in India’s alternate assets space, Srini has introduced significant financing, financial structuring and negotiating skills in the industry. Srini holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Delhi University and an MBA from the Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad.
Sudhanshu Kejriwal
Sudhanshu Kejriwal
Co-founder & Managing Partner
EverVantage
India
Segment: Investment banking & Capital markets
Biography:
Sudhanshu is a Managing Partner at EverVantage and heads the Capital Markets and Investment Banking verticals across asset classes. He has gathered over a decade of experience in fund raising and deal structuring. Sudhanshu is the go-to specialist in capital advisory to Real Estate and Hospitality developers nationwide. He has single handedly raised over 1.5 Bn USD in the real estate sector.
Sumit Chaturvedi
Sumit Chaturvedi
Group CFO
BCC Group
India
Sunil Rohokale
Sunil Rohokale
CEO & MD
Mumbai | India
Segment: Private Equity Investor
Biography:
Sunil Rohokale, founder of the Private equity real estate practice at ASK, is currently Chief Executive and Managing Director of ASK Group, renowned for its strong research based investment management, asset management, private equity, wealth advisory and multifamily office business. Mr. Rohokale is responsible for the vision of ASK group and spearheads the strategy of the group, which manages Rs. 350 Bn (US $ 5.5 Bn)
Sunir Ramchandani
Sunir Ramchandani
Business Head - Construction & Realty
ICICI Bank
India
Segment: Real Estate Finance Professional
Biography:
A Real Estate Finance Professional with diverse experience, Sunir has been with ICICI Group since 2001. Over the past 16 years, he has worked in various roles with the Mortgage Business, working on developer relations, corporate & branch linked business, credit underwriting, Risk Management etc. He also worked with the Real Estate Transaction Services team at ICICI HFC, and led the business to a manifold growth during his tenor with the team. He currently manages the Construction & Realty Funding Business and the RE Asset Evaluation & Monetisation Business for ICICI Bank.
Sushil Singh
Sushil Singh
Managing Director
Choice Peers International
United Kingdom
Segment: Infra and RE investment banking and IPO
T. Chitty Babu
T. Chitty Babu
Chairman & CEO
Akshaya
India
Segment: Developer of Residential & Commercial
Biography:
Mr. T. Chitty Babu is a Chairman of CII Smart City and member of the CII National Committee on Real Estate & Housing 2015-16. Member of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), Chairman of Best Practice at CREDAI and he has been a leading light of the real estate industry. In the last decade, he's held many key positions in CREDAI including that of National Secretary, President – Tamil Nadu and President – Chennai. He's also a former Chairman of COC (Code of Conduct) & CGRF (Consumer Grievance Redressal Forum) of CREDAI (Confederation of the Real Estate Developers Association of India), Executive Committee Member of IGBC and Convenor of the Infrastructure Panel of CII Chennai. He is also Member of Chennai International Center (CIC).
Thulci Aluwihare
Thulci Aluwihare
Head - Strategy & Business Development
CHEC Port City Colombo
Sri Lanka
Segment: Real Estate Master Developer
Biography:
Thulci is a member of the Colombo International Financial Centre (CIFC) Steering Committee Task Force to set up a Special Economic Zone (SEZ) within Port City to attract FDIs, promote export of services and ease of doing business. A reputed Financial Advisor with International experience in corporate wealth creation through investment, divestiture, capital raising and restructuring. With over 14 years of experience, prior to joining CHEC Port City Colombo, Thulci headed the M&A practice at PwC Sri Lanka and Maldives. Countries of work experience include, UK, Australia, and Maldives.
Tripti Navani
Tripti Navani
EVP
Shapoorji Pallonji Finance
India
Segment: All Sector Funding
Biography:
Ms. Tripti Navani is currently Vice President Credit & Markets at Shapoorji Pallonji Finance Private Ltd – a wholesale lending NBFC of the SP and SSG Group. Other than assessing various credit deals she also manages the treasury role. She also handles various other roles in the company as the principal officer of the POSH Committee. She joined Citi in 2007 and has acquired a wide range of experience in the areas of credit research, strategic planning and management, fund raising, project finance, treasury, and credit operations. She has worked with various companies like Citi, Kotak, and IndoStar
Umang Kuwadia
Umang Kuwadia
Jt. Managing Director
Happy Home Group
India
Segment: Residential, Commercial
Biography:
With his engineering skills, business management systems and financial discipline running through the organization, Mr. Kuwadia aspires to achieve and deliver perfection. He is one of the youngest entrepreneurs to win and successfully complete large-scale redevelopment projects, the latest one being Jade Gardens near MIG Club, BKC and ‘O2’ Commercial Towers in Mulund (West), Mumbai. Mr. Kuwadia has played a huge role in organization and resource building. His research in product mix and design along with continuous market studies has ensured that Happy Home remains in tune with changing market trends. Equipped with commendable presentational skills and his skill to understand customer needs, he is a very popular face of our organization
Vikram Goel
Vikram Goel
CEO
HDFC Realty
India
Segment: Real estate advisory
Biography:
Vikram is the CEO of Quikr Realty (erstwhile HDFC Realty) and has been with HDFC for 17 years now. Prior leadership assignments include Delhi-NCR and GCC markets. A member of the FICCI Committee on RE, Vikram brings extensive experience across several functions of the Indian mortgage & RE sector. Under his leadership,During this tenure the employee strength had gone up from 50 employees to over 400 employees with a presence in 18 cites and a revenue growth of over 200% year on year. Vikram is a passionate speaker with keen insights on issues relating to RE such as Affordable Housing, Capital Markets, Investments in RE and Venture Capital.
Vineet Sekhsaria
Vineet Sekhsaria
Executive Director
Mumbai | India
Segment: Real Estate Investing
Biography:
Vineet Sekhsaria is an Executive Director in Acquisitions at Morgan Stanley Real Estate in Mumbai. Vineet has spent a number of years in Morgan Stanley's New York office underwriting transactions in opportunistic and core real estate. Vineet has an MBA from The University of Chicago.
Vipen Bhatia
Vipen Bhatia
Director
Wardha IT Park
India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
Mr. Vipen C. Bhatia born in Faridabad in 1962. He completed his Graduation in the year 1982 with commerce background. After Graduation he is into his family business. He is one of the leading industrialists of Faridabad (Haryana). He is the Executive Director of C. Dass Group of Companies. The Roots MAHARANI PAINTS PVT. LTD (Wardha IT park Project). MAHARANI INNOVATIVE PAINTS PVT. LTD. VAMANI OVERSEAS PVT. LTD. JAIPUR CRAFTS PVT. LTD.
Vishwajith Kumar
Vishwajith Kumar
Director
Navin Housing & Properties
India
Segment: Real Estate Developer
Biography:
Mr Viswajith Kumar, (32 yrs) popularly known as Mr.Navin is the Director of Navin Housing &Properties Pvt. Ltd. Mr.Navin is a Civil Engineer and MBA in Strategy, International Business & Finance from George Washington University, Washington D.C., USA, he joined the business as a Director in 2002. He has mastered Real Estate Finance, Real Estate project valuation, formulation and development. With a keen eye for technology and quest for excellence, Mr.Navin drives systems and IT in his organization and encourages his team to be pro-active and to get innovative. Apart from holding the position of Director in Navin Housing & Properties, Mr.Navin is a member in Credai Youth Wing and holds the position as “National Secretary” .
Vummidi Ananth
Vummidi Ananth
Managing Director
BBCL
India
Segment: Residential, Office, MixedUse
Yash Gupta
Yash Gupta
Managing Partner
YG Real Estate
India
Segment: Investor - Developer
Biography:
Yash Gupta has started his own company called Yash Gupta Real Estate LLP. Before this he was Senior Managing Director and Country Head. Before being MD at HINES he has served as the CEO of Silverglades, a mid-sized Indian real estate developer. In the 90's he ran his family's business, Doorvani Cables - a manufacturer of telecommunication ancillaries. He was a consultant with McKinsey & Company in New York (and New Delhi) for 5 years and Pricewaterhouse Coopers in Chicago for 2 years. He has a Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School, Boston and Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh.
Yesh Nadkarni
Yesh Nadkarni
Director, Real Estate
KKR India Advisors
India
Segment: Principal Investing
Biography:
Yesh Nadkarni (Mumbai) joined KKR in 2015 and is head of KKR’s India real estate investment platform. Prior to joining KKR, he worked in J.P. Morgan's principal investing group, the firm’s balance sheet investing platform, where his last role was to oversee the group’s Asia-Pacific (ex-China) real estate investing business. Prior to J.P. Morgan, Mr. Nadkarni spent over ten years working in a variety of roles focusing on real estate investing and advisory areas across India, Southeast Asia, and Australia. He holds a Masters in Finance degree from London Business School and a Bachelor of Engineering degree from India.