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The Role of ESG in Indian Real Estate

The Role of ESG in Indian Real Estate

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Anubha Garg
Anubha
Anubha Garg
Director - India Real Estate ClubGRI Club
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Pedro Nicolau
Pedro Nicolau
Pedro Nicolau
Global Head of Infrastructure & India
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Pedro Nicolau is a Partner and the Global Head of Infrastructure and Portfolio Director for India at GRI Group. He leads the infrastructure division which is active in Latin America, India, China, and the USA. He also leads the real estate activities in India with a local team based in Mumbai. Prior to GRI, Pedro worked for Clarion Events Brazil in the Transportation, Mobility, and Sanitation portfolio. He has a bachelor degree in International Affairs at Unesp (São Paulo State University).
Priya Mathias
Priya Mathias
Priya Mathias
Country Head Real Estate India & Sr.Director Real Estate Asia Pacific
GRI Club
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Priya is leading the strategy, investors relationship, business development, key account management, content development, special projects, events and team management across B2B/B2C at the GRI club. Headquartered in London, the GRI Club is a 'membership by invitation' club reserved exclusively for a qualified individual (C/Director level decision-makers) in real estate globally. Priya is a part of the GRI Management team and leads the India real estate relationships (Investors, Lenders, Developers, and operators) she is also responsible for the group's Asia Pacific business expansion. She has over 20 years of Marketing and Communications experience across real estate, hospitality, media and retail industry.

2020 has forced many to reconsider the link between environment, society, good governance and profit. That has sharpened minds on the need for greater focus on ESG criteria and investments. Many also now see the disruption as an opportunity to rebuild greener economies.All signs suggest that investors, particularly foreign private equity funds, are placing much more focus on ESG data when deciding where to invest.Where do Indian Developers fare in this aspect? What are the shortcomings?

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Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CIGI) (TSX: CIGI) is a leading diversified professional services and investment management company. With operations in 68 countries, our more than 15,000 enterprising professionals work collaboratively to provide expert advice to maximize the value of property for real estate occupiers, owners and investors. For more than 25 years, our experienced leadership has delivered annual investment returns of almost 20% for shareholders.
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New Delhi | India
JLL is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. JLL shapes the future of real estate for a better world by using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities. JLL is a Fortune 500 company with annual revenue of $16.6 billion, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 91,000 as of December 31, 2020.
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Mumbai | Maharashtra | India
Trilegal is one of the leading law firms in India, providing innovative and quality legal services across the spectrum of corporate law. With over 400 lawyers spread across Bengaluru, Delhi, Gurugram and Mumbai, the Firm consistently advises many of the world’s leading corporations, financial institutions, and fund houses on their complex and first-to-market transactions. Trilegal has been recognised as the ‘Law Firm of the Decade’ at the RSG Grow India Awards.
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CapitaLand Limited (CapitaLand) is one of Asia’s largest diversified real estate groups. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, it owns and manages a global portfolio worth S$129.1 billion as at 30 June 2019. CapitaLand’s portfolio spans across diversified real estate classes which includes commercial, retail; business park, industrial and logistics; integrated development, urban development; as well as lodging and residential. With a presence across more than 200 cities in over 30 countries, the Group focuses on Singapore and China as its core markets, while it continues to expand in markets such as India, Vietnam, Australia, Europe and the USA. CapitaLand has one of the largest real estate investment management businesses globally. It manages eight listed real estate investment trusts (REITs) and business trusts as well as over 20 private funds.
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With a legacy of 15+ years of experience, passionate team with specialized market knowledge, EverVantage is present across major cities of India, serving 200+ clients. Our services include Capital Markets, Hospitality Advisory, Leasing Land transactions. We have raised over INR 100+Bn for Capital Markets, while closing 50 Mn+ sq. ft of Leasing and Land trades. Our proptech platform propvantage.in enables buyers and lessees to seamlessly and smartly search and transact across asset classes.
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Mumbai | India
 Mango Advisors is an Investment Banking firm focussed on Real Estate Sector, providing a wide range of services including consulting, syndication and M&A advisory. Formed by senior erstwhile bankers with extensive knowledge and experience of financing, fund raising and investments advisory. Team has combined experience of over 5 decades in Real Estate financing and have executed transactions worth over ~INR 20,000 crores across key markets.
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New Delhi | India
Established in 2016, Max Estates Limited is the real estate arm of the Max Group with the vision to bring the Group’s values of Sevabhav, Excellence and Credibility to the Indian real estate sector. The mission of Max Estates is to offer spaces for residential and commercial use with the utmost attention to detail, design and lifestyle. With a team consisting of engineers, architects, planners and specialists, and collaborations with global leaders in design, master planning, landscape and sustainability, Max Estates is committed to delivering a truly unique quality of excellence and lifestyle to all our customers. Max Estates is a subsidiary of Max Ventures and Industries Limited
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Mumbai | India
SILA is a Real Estate Platform driven by well-engineered processes, technology, and an entrepreneurial spirit. Over the last few years, SILA has efficiently scaled, with operations in 75+ cities, 6500+ employees and a client base of multiple Fortune 500 companies. Our experience in various sectors within Real Estate and a diverse client base of large Corporates, Real Estate funds, Landowners and Developers gives our platform the ability to provide in-depth analysis, strategy and execution for Re
http://www.tatahousing.in
Mumbai | Maharashtra | India
Tata Group forayed into the real estate business over 35 years ago. Tata Housing was formed in 1984 and Tata Realty and Infrastructure Limited in 2007. The two companies were consolidated in 2018. TRIL has a strong presence across segments in 15 cities. Cumulatively, the company has a total of 53 projects (delivered & under construction); residential spaces of over 20 million sq ft, Commercial spaces of around 12 million square feet, Retail spaces of about 1.3 million square feet, Thirty two million square feet constructed, Another 37 million square feet is under construction. Each of the projects are built to enhance the quality of life for our customers and ensure customer delight. The focus is on best-in-class developments, sustainability and safety. The company carries forward the legacy of trust & integrity of the Tata Group

Confirmed Participants

Aditya Chandak
Aditya Chandak
Chandak Group
Ambar Maheshwari
Ambar Maheshwari
Indiabulls Asset Management
Amit Bhagat
Amit Bhagat
ASK Property Investment Advisors
Amit Goenka
Amit Goenka
NIFCO
Amit Grover
Amit Grover
DLF Commercial Developers
Andrés Bautista
Andrés Bautista
Paladin Realty Partners
Anita Karnik
Anita Karnik
SBI Capital Markets
Anshul Singhal
Anshul Singhal
Welspun One
Anuranjan Mohnot
Anuranjan Mohnot
Lumos Alternate Investment Advisors
Ashish Agarwal
Ashish Agarwal
Aditya Developers
Ashwin T
Ashwin T
Plaza group
Bharathy K
Bharathy K
Mahindra Lifespace Developers
Binitha Dalal
Binitha Dalal
Rustomjee Group
Daven Patel
Daven Patel
Altus Capital Partners
Aditya Chandak
Aditya
Aditya Chandak
PromoterChandak Group
India
Aditya is the Promoter of Chandak Group. He graduated in IT from Mumbai University in 2006. Before joining Chandak Group in 2010, he gained experience in the domains of finance & real estate with prominent industry names such as JP Morgan Chase and Mr. Ramesh Damani. Aditya is proud to build on the good work that the Group started in 1986. In the last 2 years alone, the firm has added over 4.2 lakh sft of residential space with OCs; a rate of growth symptomatic of a reliable foundation powering an engine of value creation. The firm has recently opened a kitchen with Akshay Patra to serve food daily to 20,000 kids in Bikaner. Also contributed in opening Maheshwari Bhawan in Mumbai and took over responsibility of 100 girl child education
Ambar Maheshwari
Ambar
Ambar Maheshwari
CEOIndiabulls Asset Management
India
Ambar looks after the Asset Management business At Indiabulls. 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 Bhagat
Amit
Amit Bhagat
CEO & Managing DirectorASK Property Investment Advisors
India
Mr. Bhagat Co-founded the Real Estate Private Equity business of ASK Group in 2008. He has experience of more than a decade in the mortgage finance including as National Credit Head for the mortgage division of ICICI Bank. He was also the head of ICICI Property Services and has advised/syndicated over US $ 500 Mn of private equity investments. At ASK, he has raised and manages/advises an offshore and three domestic funds amounting to US $ 500 mn. He has invested in 25 projects in five cities and demonstrated complete exits from 11 projects. Mr. Bhagat is a Chartered accountant.
Amit Goenka
Amit
Amit Goenka
Managing Director and CEONIFCO
India
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
Amit Grover
Executive Director - Office BusinessDLF Commercial Developers
India
Is seasoned Commercial RE professional with 22+ years experience in key positions at C&W, Citibank, CBRE & DLF. He grew DLF’s Office Business from 1.5 mn sft in 2003 to ~30 mn sft portfolio today across Gurgaon, Chennai, Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Kolkata, Noida & Pune. As Director & P&L Head-DLF Office Business South, East & West India, he is driving leadership role inLeasing & Operations, to establish best practices & excellence with higher Safety Standards, Compliances, Sustainable building solutions, customer experience & technical innovations. Worked closely with architects to design DLF Cyber Park Gurgaon. Is now working on designing & developing new age office parks & amenities in Chennai & Hyderabad for about 8-10 mn sft.
Andrés Bautista
Andrés
Andrés Bautista
Director Gerente de InversionesPaladin Realty Partners
USA
Andrés Bautista is based in Paladin’s Peru office where he serves as an Investment Director. Mr. Bautista is responsible for acquisitions and asset management of the firm’s investments in Peru and the Andean region and he is also a member of the firm’s ESG Committee. Prior to joining Paladin Realty in 2015, he was a Project Manager for Constructora Conconcreto, one of the largest construction and real estate development companies in Colombia, where he was responsible for the development and management of various housing, commercial and office projects.
Anita Karnik
Anita
Anita Karnik
Vice PresidentSBI Capital Markets
India
Anita Karnik is a Vice President in the Project Advisory & Structured Finance division at SBI Capital Markets Ltd - leading Multilateral and ECA financing. Over the past decade she has been focussed on the power sector – arranging financing for thermal, hydro, wind, solar & transmission projects. More recently, she is working on arranging and managing lines of credit from the World Bank, KfW, EIB and others for deployment in climate and ESG oriented projects.
Anshul Singhal
Anshul
Anshul Singhal
Managing DirectorWelspun One
India
Anshul is the Managing Director of Welspun One Logistics Parks, an integrated fund, asset and development management organization to deliver large format, institutional Grade A warehousing and industrial parks in key micro markets across India. Anshul Singhal founded One Industrial Spaces and in July 2019. On December 01, 2019, Welspun Promoters acquired a majority stake in the company, re-branding it to Welspun One Logistics Parks. From 2014 to 2019, Anshul was the Director & CEO of Embassy Industrial Parks (EIP), a joint venture between Warburg Pincus and the Embassy Group.
Anuranjan Mohnot
Anuranjan
Anuranjan Mohnot
MD & CEO, Lumos AlternateLumos Alternate Investment Advisors
India
Anuranjan Mohnot, is founding MD and CEO of Lumos Alternate Investment Advisors Private Limited. Lumos is currently focusing on stress and last mile funding projects. Prior to Lumos Alternate, Mr. Mohnot was Managing Director and CEO of Amplus Capital Advisors Private Limited and was responsible for setup of Real Estate Fund for the Lalbhai group (Arvind Limited). 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
Ashish Agarwal
Ashish
Ashish Agarwal
DirectorAditya Developers
India
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.
Ashwin T
Ashwin
Ashwin T
Plaza group
India
Bharathy K
Bharathy
Bharathy K
CFO, Mahindra World CityMahindra Lifespace Developers
India
Binitha Dalal
Binitha
Binitha Dalal
Head - Fund RaisingRustomjee Group
India
Binitha joined the business in 2008, and has since then been an integral part of the Finance Mgmt and Fund Raising for the Rustomjee Group. Prior to that she gained experience from Godrej Properties and TCS. She was initially part of operations within the group and gained all her knowledge from Mr. Chandresh Mehta (Promoter Director Rustomjee). However her flair for finance brought her into fund raising and in the short span of 7 years she has raised more than INR 7500cr for the group through debt and equity instrument. As a group we don’t work with any investment bankers or financial intermediaries thus all financial activities are directly overseen by her. She is also in-charge of the group insurance portfolios.
Daven Patel
Daven
Daven Patel
Head of Investments - Special Situations Financing, Distressed Real Asset Turnarounds, and NPLsAltus Capital Partners
Hong Kong
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