India GRI 2019
India GRI 2019
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18 - 19 September
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Connecting Indian and Global Real Estate Leaders

India GRI 2019 will bring forth a range of lively and informative discussions between real estate industry thought leaders across segments and various asset classes. Global CEOs and Heads of real estate from over 10 different regions will engage in a candid dialogue about the future of global and Indian real estate. Identify like-minded peers, build relationships and continue the conversation afterward.
 

Highlights of the edition:

  • 200+ senior players from the Indian real estate market;
  • Strategic topics & challenges discussed among industry colleagues;
  • Informal discussion format where everybody can participate.
 
India GRI 2019

DiscussionsDiscussions

Discussions
The Investment Cycle - Never better or are we dancing on a volcano?
Some of the Participants include
Abdullah Rashed Jasem Al AbdooliAl Marjan Island
Abhinav BhushanDMI Finance
Alok AggarwalBrookfield
Avinash SuleQatar Investment Authority
Balaji RaoAxis AMC Real Estate
Hardeep SachdevaAZB & Partners
Juhi BajajJuhi Developers
Kamal KhetanSunteck Realty
Mohit MalhotraGodrej Properties
Pawan SwamyCREDBERG
Ritesh VohraInvestcorp
Sanjay HindujaShapoorji Pallonji Finance
Santosh MartinBagmane Delvelopers
Vipul RoongtaHDFC Capital
REITfully Yours - Will REITs blow up growth for Real Estate or just Hot Air?
Some of the Participants include
Aditya VirwaniEmbassy
Ambar MaheshwariIndiabulls AMC
Amit GroverDLF India
Ankur GuptaBrookfield
Bhairav DalalPwC
Chanakya ChakravartiIvanhoé Cambridge
G Abhinav ReddyGAR Corp
Niranjan HiranandaniHiranandani Group of Companies
Raj MendaRMZ Corp
Ramesh NairJLL - India
Rohtas GoelOmaxe
Sahil VachaniMVIL - Max Ventures and Industries
Yesh NadkarniKKR India Advisors
Office Demand - The future of flexible working, space as a service & the sharing economy.
Some of the Participants include
Abhishek GoenkaCOWRKS
Aditya GowraGowra Ventures
Amit KhannaInterGlobe
Amol SarvaKnotel
Arjunjit SinghMVIL - Max Ventures and Industries
Karan VirwaniWeWork
Karthik KrishnaEverVantage
Pramod KathuriaL&T Realty
Rohit KapoorOYO Rooms
Vignesh ThangaduraiCISCO
Vinamra SrivastavaAscendas-Singbridge India
Affordable Luxury Housing - A paradox in the real world today?
Some of the Participants include
Aditya ChandakChandak Group
Amanda PuravankaraPuravankara
Anita KatariaRaheja Universal
Ankur GuptaKKR India Advisors
Dev SantaniBrookfield Asset Management
J. Shyam RaoMy Home Group
Rajeev PiramalPeninsula Land
Ravindra PaiCentury Real Estate Holdings P
Sharad MittalMotilal Oswal Real Estate
Retail, Leisure & Mixed Use - Have Lifestyle & experiential fads changed the game?
Some of the Participants include
Ajay PrasadTaurus Investment Holdings
Aman GehlotAmbience
Aman KapoorGMR Group
Krithika NachayaTaurus Investment Holdings
Mudit ParasharGVK Airport Developers Limited
Rohit NandaDivyasree
Co, Micro, Mod, Apart-Hotels & Other Alternatives - Only solution for the mid-market or just for the specialized?
Some of the Participants include
Aditya YamsanwarTeam One Architects
Ben SalmonAssetz Property Group
Francis O HaokipPragnya Advisors
Hussain LalaniLalani Group
Jai S RupaniGokaldas Lifestyle
Pratik MantriMantri Developers Pvt. Ltd.
Sanjay DuttTata Realty & Infrastructure Limited
Saurabh MinochaStarlit Suites
Vineet Krishnakumar GoyalKohinoor Pune
The Owner/Operator Market Dynamics: Power struggle or amicable marriage?
Some of the Participants include
Amit GoenkaNisus Finance Services
Aseem KohliInterGlobe
Liang Thow MingCHEC Port City Colombo
Pravin AjmeraGodrej Properties
Ryan BennettWeWork
Shashank JainPwC
Shiv ParekhRaycon Infrastructures
Shobhit AgarwalAnarock Capital
Sidharth MendaCOWRKS
Tripti NavaniShapoorji Pallonji Finance
Investing into Warehousing - The ever-rising cash wall?
Some of the Participants include
N ShridharGreenbase
Rajesh JaggiEverstone Capital Advisors
Design & Sustainability - Tech vs Humanity, how can we create sustainable living models?
Some of the Participants include
Abhishek KumarmyGate
Arnav GusainWeWork
Gaurav JainSamyak Developers
Mayank RuiaMAIA Estates
Mitesh KulkarniAccurate Developers
Parish KapseTeam One Architects
Pratul JainSugee Group
Yash GuptaBlue Sky Ventures
Indian Logistics Evolution - Demand vs Absorption ?
Some of the Participants include
Aloke BhuniyaAscendas Firstspace
Amar MeraniXander Finance
Anshul Singhal.
Hari Krishna VCPPIB India Investment Advisors
Sandeep ChadhaWarehouster
Industrial Parks - Designing Industrial parks for the future
Some of the Participants include
Anshul Singhal.
Nilesh ParekhRaycon Infrastructures
Ravindra ChamariaInfinity Infotech Parks
Distressed Assets - Sorting out liquidity or is investment appetite dissolving?
Some of the Participants include
Abhishek ShuklaSandu Developers
Anchit LakhotiyaRattanIndia Finance
Atul ChordiaSolitaire
Cherag RamakrishnanCeear Realty
Jaspreet ShahpuriADIA
Kaushik DesaiWalton Street
Srini SriniwasanKotak Investments Advisors
Sudhanshu KejriwalEverVantage
Sunir RamchandaniICICI Bank
Umang KuwadiaHappy Home Group
Vishwajith KumarNavin Housing & Properties
Vivek ChandyJ. Sagar Associates
Raising Capital for Development - Quenching supply drought or a drop in the ocean?
 
Some of the Participants include
Adil EngineerCREDBERG
Akshat PandyaAditya Birla Sun Life AMC
Amit DiwanHines India
Arshdeep SethiRMZ Corp
Arvind NairStandard Chartered
Pradeep KhannaReliance Nippon Life Asset Mgmt
Rahul RaiICICI Prudential AMC
Ramashrya YadavECL Finance
Sanjay Kumar BansalDevansh Infra
Sanjaya GuptaPNB Housing Finance
Shashidhar ReddyKKR India Advisors
Suresh MaramreddyAGM India Advisors
The Investment Cycle - Never better or are we dancing on a volcano?
Abdullah Rashed Jasem Al Abdooli
Abdullah Rashed Jasem Al Abdooli
CEO
Al Marjan Island
Abhinav Bhushan
Abhinav Bhushan
Chief Growth Officer
DMI Finance
Alok Aggarwal
Alok Aggarwal
Managing Director and CEO
Brookfield
Avinash Sule
Avinash Sule
Director
Qatar Investment Authority
Balaji Rao
Balaji Rao
Managing Partner
Axis AMC Real Estate
Hardeep Sachdeva
Hardeep Sachdeva
Senior Partner
AZB & Partners
Juhi Bajaj
Juhi Bajaj
CEO
Juhi Developers
Kamal Khetan
Kamal Khetan
Chairman and Managing Director
Sunteck Realty
Mohit Malhotra
Mohit Malhotra
Managing Director & CEO
Godrej Properties
Pawan Swamy
Pawan Swamy
Chairman & Jt.Managing Partner
CREDBERG
Ritesh Vohra
Ritesh Vohra
Partner & Head - Real Estate
Investcorp
Sanjay Hinduja
Sanjay Hinduja
CEO & MD
Shapoorji Pallonji Finance
Santosh Martin
Santosh Martin
CMO
Bagmane Delvelopers
Vipul Roongta
Vipul Roongta
MD & CEO
HDFC Capital
Abdullah Rashed Jasem Al Abdooli
Abdullah
Abdullah Rashed Jasem Al Abdooli
CEOAl Marjan Island
An experienced architect and urban planning expert, who has worked in senior leadership roles in government, Abdullah Rashed Jasem Al-Abdooli is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, the developer of Al Marjan Island, a master-planned mixed-use mega-development in Ras Al Khaimah, the United Arab Emirates.
Abhinav Bhushan
Abhinav
Abhinav Bhushan
Chief Growth OfficerDMI Finance
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.
Alok Aggarwal
Alok
Alok Aggarwal
Managing Director and CEOBrookfield
Alok is CEO, India Office Businesses, Brookfield in India, which at present includes 16.8 MSF assets in five IT / ITES SEZ across NCR and Kolkata, Powai 4.2 MSF and Equinox with 1.25 MSF. In this role he is heading all aspects of the business including operations, construction and leasing of ~22.25 mn sq ft. Alok has over three decades of experience in deal sourcing, evaluation, closing & asset management across asset classes and has played principal role in investments across residential, commercial, warehousing & mixed-use developments. Prior to joining Brookfield, he has also worked with Milestone Capital Partners, wherein he spearheaded many funds with an investment of Rs 3000 cr in the real estate development, mezzanine and REIT
Avinash Sule
Avinash
Avinash Sule
DirectorQatar Investment Authority
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
Balaji Rao
Managing PartnerAxis AMC Real Estate
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).
Hardeep Sachdeva
Hardeep
Hardeep Sachdeva
Senior PartnerAZB & Partners
Hardeep Sachdeva is a Senior Partner at AZB & Partners with more than 24 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.
Juhi Bajaj
Juhi
Juhi Bajaj
CEOJuhi Developers
Juhi Bajaj, Chief Executive Officer of Juhi Developers is among those rare women who joined the business at a young age of 16. She started her journey of entrepreneurial success under the guidance of her father to learn the nuts and bolts of a two decade old family owned business in the real estate and construction sector. Along with heading the sales and marketing departments, Juhi started to take more responsibilities of the day-to-day operations, business development and finance. She has been awarded the International Fame award as ‘Young achiever- Real Estate, Navi Mumbai’. With the right education and constant profound exposure to all business activities, at the age of 23, Juhi is in the minority in an industry dominated by men.
Kamal Khetan
Kamal
Kamal Khetan
Chairman and Managing DirectorSunteck Realty
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.
Mohit Malhotra
Mohit
Mohit Malhotra
Managing Director & CEOGodrej Properties
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.
Pawan Swamy
Pawan
Pawan Swamy
Chairman & Jt.Managing PartnerCREDBERG
Pawan Swamy is a founding member of Credberg and serves as Chairman & Jt Managing Partner and is responsible for the overall direction of the firm. He has more than 20 years of experience in Indian Real estate on the investment banking and brokerage sides of the industry. He has led more than US$ 5 billion in transactions across all asset classes and the entire capital structure. Mr Swamy was previously a Managing Partner at Brookfield FInancial, leading their India operations. Prior to that, he was a Managing Director at Jones Lang Lasalle where he set up one of the largest real estate capital markets and investment brokerage platforms in the country. His experience also includes real estate mortgage lending side in Standard Chartered
Ritesh Vohra
Ritesh
Ritesh Vohra
Partner & Head - Real EstateInvestcorp
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 moved to Investcorp in early 2019 as a result of its acquisition of IDFC Alternatives’ Real Estate platform, and heads the real estate funds management business for India. Prior to Investcorp, Ritesh worked as a Partner with IDFC Alternatives and previously as an MD at real estate fund manager Saffron Advisors. He has been a past member of the CII National Committee on Real Estate. He is also a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, United Kingdom (RICS).
Sanjay Hinduja
Sanjay
Sanjay Hinduja
CEO & MDShapoorji Pallonji Finance
Mr sanjay Hinduja has experience of more than 2 decades in Financial sector in India and in US with Merill Lynch and co. He has successfully built relationship with co-leaders and syndicated business in excess of additional Rs 2000 crs. Nurtured key business groups and real estate developers in India, with other key players in the market including NBFCs, Banks, Mutual Funds, Insurance companies which are prime source of sell down and fee income. Raised leverage in excess of Rs 1000 crs from 18 Banks and MFs
Santosh Martin
Santosh
Santosh Martin
CMOBagmane Delvelopers
Santosh Joined Bagmane Developers as Chief Marketing Officer. Santosh’s role at Bagmane entails ensuring a steady growth in Bagmane’s commercial portfolio in Bangalore while diversifying the business lines by starting the brand's own managed offices brand.He started his career with JLL in Bangalore in 1998.In 2006 to join Divyasree Developers as their CEO and he helped the company set up Tech parks in key locations of Bangalore and Hyderabad. He then became an entrepreneur with interests in hospitality, real estate and technology before going Bagmane.
Vipul Roongta
Vipul
Vipul Roongta
MD & CEOHDFC Capital
Vipul is the Managing Director & CEO of HDFC Capital Advisors Ltd. HDFC Capital Advisors Ltd and currently manages the largest residential private equity fund in India with AUM in excess of USD 1 Bn.The fund is primarily focused on providing long term equity and mezzanine capital for development of affordable and middle-income housing in India.Vipul has cumulative experience of more than 19 years in the real estate sector across various disciplines like mortgages, developer funding and real estate equity and mezzanine investments.
REITfully Yours - Will REITs blow up growth for Real Estate or just Hot Air?
Aditya Virwani
Aditya Virwani
COO
Embassy
Ambar Maheshwari
Ambar Maheshwari
CEO, Private Equity Funds
Indiabulls AMC
Amit Grover
Amit Grover
Director - Office Business
DLF India
Ankur Gupta
Ankur Gupta
MD & Head - India Real Estate
Brookfield
Bhairav Dalal
Bhairav Dalal
Partner and Leader - Real Estate Tax
PwC
Chanakya Chakravarti
Chanakya Chakravarti
Managing Director, India, Growth Markets
Ivanhoé Cambridge
G Abhinav Reddy
G Abhinav Reddy
Director
GAR Corp
Niranjan Hiranandani
Niranjan Hiranandani
Co-Founder & MD
Hiranandani Group of Companies
Raj Menda
Raj Menda
Corporate Chairman
RMZ Corp
Ramesh Nair
Ramesh Nair
CEO & Country Head
JLL - India
Rohtas Goel
Rohtas Goel
Chairman & MD
Omaxe
Sahil Vachani
Sahil Vachani
Managing Director & CEO
MVIL - Max Ventures and Industries
Yesh Nadkarni
Yesh Nadkarni
Director, Real Estate
KKR India Advisors
Aditya Virwani
Aditya
Aditya Virwani
COOEmbassy
Aditya, a dynamic young professional is one of the heirs and the COO of Embassy Group, one of India’s largest property developers. Aditya has been exposed to the world of Real estate and Property development from a very early age of 15 years. He is keenly involved with the strategy & operations of the Group and its diversified businesses, along with his father Mr. Jitu Virwani, Chairman and MD of Embassy Property Developments Ltd. Prior to joining Embassy, Aditya interned with an NGO Episcopal and a start-up called Brevitas, an off market commercial real estate platform in San Francisco. Aditya studied Business Administration at the University of Massachusetts, Boston and University of San Francisco (USF).
Ambar Maheshwari
Ambar
Ambar Maheshwari
CEO, Private Equity FundsIndiabulls AMC
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 Grover
Amit
Amit Grover
Director - Office BusinessDLF 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.
Ankur Gupta
Ankur
Ankur Gupta
MD & Head - India Real EstateBrookfield
Ankur Gupta is a Managing Director in Brookfield’s Property Group and Head of Real Estate business in India, responsible for all aspects of property business in the country including strategy, investments and asset management.He has held numerous senior roles within the firm. Previously, he was a senior member of Brookfield’s property investments team in New York where he was involved in investments and financings totaling more than $25 billion including IDI Logistics, Capital Automotive REIT, Associated Estates, Rouse Properties and Forest City Realty Trust. He has overseen the establishment and growth of Brookfield’s real estate business in India through three large portfolio acquisitions more than 25 million SF.
Bhairav Dalal
Bhairav
Bhairav Dalal
Partner and Leader - Real Estate TaxPwC
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.
Chanakya Chakravarti
Chanakya
Chanakya Chakravarti
Managing Director, India, Growth MarketsIvanhoé Cambridge
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.
G Abhinav Reddy
G
G Abhinav Reddy
DirectorGAR Corp
Mr. G. Abhinav Ram Reddy is the Executive Director of GAR Corporation Pvt. Ltd, a leading Hyderabad based owner of commercial office parks. Mr. Reddy is presently managing and developing various companies that are engaged in commercial real estate asset creation. Mr. Reddy has also been instrumental in creating long-term partnerships with several MNC’s linked to the infrastructure facilities for IT & ITES companies. GAR is currently on track to create an asset base of 12 million square feet in the Office Parks segment by 2020.
Niranjan Hiranandani
Niranjan
Niranjan Hiranandani
Co-Founder & MDHiranandani Group of Companies
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.
Raj Menda
Raj
Raj Menda
Corporate ChairmanRMZ Corp
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
Ramesh Nair
Ramesh
Ramesh Nair
CEO & Country HeadJLL - India
Ramesh is the CEO & Country Head of JLL India. He is responsible for the overall direction, strategy and growth of the firm in India. JLL is largest real estate services firm in the country with more than 9,600 diverse professionals, with business revenues nearing INR 3,200 crores in 2017-18. JLL is also the market leader in terms of market share, revenues, profitability and team size for all the business lines in India. Prior to taking over the role of CEO & Country Head, he has held positions such as COO - India, MD - West India, India Head of Land, South India Markets Head, MD - Chennai, MD - Hyderabad and MD - Industrial.
Rohtas Goel
Rohtas
Rohtas Goel
Chairman & MDOmaxe
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.
Sahil Vachani
Sahil
Sahil Vachani
Managing Director & CEOMVIL - Max Ventures and Industries
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.
Yesh Nadkarni
Yesh
Yesh Nadkarni
Director, Real EstateKKR India Advisors
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.
Office Demand - The future of flexible working, space as a service & the sharing economy.
Abhishek Goenka
Abhishek Goenka
CEO
COWRKS
Aditya Gowra
Aditya Gowra
Managing Director
Gowra Ventures
Amit Khanna
Amit Khanna
CEO - Real Estate
InterGlobe
Amol Sarva
Amol Sarva
Founder & CEO
Knotel
Arjunjit Singh
Arjunjit Singh
Chief Operating Officer
MVIL - Max Ventures and Industries
Karan Virwani
Karan Virwani
CWeO
WeWork
Karthik Krishna
Karthik Krishna
Co-founder & Managing Partner
EverVantage
Pramod Kathuria
Pramod Kathuria
Head of Sales & Marketing
L&T Realty
Rohit Kapoor
Rohit Kapoor
OYO Rooms
Vignesh Thangadurai
Vignesh Thangadurai
Head of Real Estate -APJCI
CISCO
Vinamra Srivastava
Vinamra Srivastava
CEO Operations & Private Funds
Ascendas-Singbridge India
Abhishek Goenka
Abhishek
Abhishek Goenka
CEOCOWRKS
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.
Aditya Gowra
Aditya
Aditya Gowra
Managing DirectorGowra Ventures
An Engineering Graduate from Osmania University, he Hails from the illustrious business family of GOWRA, a five decade old conglomerate having presence in diversified business verticals like “Real Estate”, Pharma, Petrochemicals, Software Development, Engineers & Aerospace, Food additives & Preservatives, Financial Services etc. Aditya is a founding member of “CREDAI “Hyderabad and has been the Treasurer since inception till last year, he was elected as Vice-President. Aditya is active in Credai youth wing and always in the forefront in dialogues / discussions with Govt. authorities / other players of building industry, and his insightful and pragmatic contribution have influenced decision / policy making.
Amit Khanna
Amit
Amit Khanna
CEO - Real EstateInterGlobe
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
Amol Sarva
Amol
Amol Sarva
Founder & CEOKnotel
Amol Sarva is an American technology entrepreneur who co-founded Knotel, Halo Neuroscience, Knotable, Peek and Virgin Mobile. After receiving his undergraduate degree from Columbia, he studied cognitive science for his Ph.D. at Stanford and now teaches at Columbia. He is also a backer, advisor, and mentor at 50+ companies.
Arjunjit Singh
Arjunjit
Arjunjit Singh
Chief Operating OfficerMVIL - Max Ventures and Industries
Mr. Arjunjit Singh is the Chief Operating Officer of Max Estates, the real estate subsidiary of MVIL. Arjunjit holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Economics and Management, with concentrations in Finance and Entrepreneurship, from Cornell University where he graduated magna cum laude. While at Cornell University, Arjunjit was elected to the Beta Gamma Sigma Honour Society. Prior to serving as COO of Max Estates, Arjunjit spent the majority of his career in Private Equity and Investment Banking with industry giants Fidelity Private Equity and UBS Investment Bank, in both India and New York. Arjunjit has built significant expertise across diverse industries such as Real Estate, Telecommunications, Technology, Healthcare, Education
Karan Virwani
Karan
Karan Virwani
CWeOWeWork
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
Karthik Krishna
Co-founder & Managing PartnerEverVantage
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.
Pramod Kathuria
Pramod
Pramod Kathuria
Head of Sales & MarketingL&T Realty
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.
Rohit Kapoor
Rohit
Rohit Kapoor
OYO Rooms
Vignesh Thangadurai
Vignesh
Vignesh Thangadurai
Head of Real Estate -APJCICISCO
Vinamra Srivastava
Vinamra
Vinamra Srivastava
CEO Operations & Private FundsAscendas-Singbridge India
Vinamra oversees operations, business development, strategic planning and significantly contributes to expanding and enhancing the Ascendas-Singbridge Group’s portfolio of assets in the country. Vinamra was previously based in Singapore heading Group Corporate Strategy & Development. Prior to joining Ascendas-Singbridge, he has worked with firms like Roland Berger, Arthur D Little, Cisco Systems and BCG, leading projects across Singapore, India, South East Asia, Middle East, Europe and Africa. He graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of Pune and a MBA from the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad.
Affordable Luxury Housing - A paradox in the real world today?
Aditya Chandak
Aditya Chandak
Promoter
Chandak Group
Amanda Puravankara
Amanda Puravankara
Director
Puravankara
Anita Kataria
Anita Kataria
Sr. Vice President - Sales
Raheja Universal
Ankur Gupta
Ankur Gupta
Principal
KKR India Advisors
Dev Santani
Dev Santani
Head-Special Opportunities and Credit
Brookfield Asset Management
J. Shyam Rao
J. Shyam Rao
Managing Director
My Home Group
Rajeev Piramal
Rajeev Piramal
Vice Chairman & Managing Director
Peninsula Land
Ravindra Pai
Ravindra Pai
Managing Director
Century Real Estate Holdings P
Sharad Mittal
Sharad Mittal
CEO - Motilal Oswal Real Estate
Motilal Oswal Real Estate
Aditya Chandak
Aditya
Aditya Chandak
PromoterChandak Group
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
Amanda Puravankara
Amanda
Amanda Puravankara
DirectorPuravankara
Anita Kataria
Anita
Anita Kataria
Sr. Vice President - SalesRaheja Universal
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
Ankur Gupta
PrincipalKKR India Advisors
Dev Santani
Dev
Dev Santani
Head-Special Opportunities and CreditBrookfield Asset Management
Mr Dev Santani is a Senior Vice President with Brookfield Asset Management and heads the special opportunities and private credit business for Brookfield in the region. Dev is responsible for managing private equity and structured financing transactions across the international and domestic fund platform including 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.
J. Shyam Rao
J.
J. Shyam Rao
Managing DirectorMy Home Group
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.
Rajeev Piramal
Rajeev
Rajeev Piramal
Vice Chairman & Managing DirectorPeninsula Land
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.
Ravindra Pai
Ravindra
Ravindra Pai
Managing DirectorCentury Real Estate Holdings P
Sharad Mittal
Sharad
Sharad Mittal
CEO - Motilal Oswal Real EstateMotilal Oswal Real Estate
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.
Retail, Leisure & Mixed Use - Have Lifestyle & experiential fads changed the game?
Ajay Prasad
Ajay Prasad
Country Managing Director - India
Taurus Investment Holdings
Aman Gehlot
Aman Gehlot
Director
Ambience
Aman Kapoor
Aman Kapoor
CEO - Airport Land Development
GMR Group
Krithika Nachaya
Krithika Nachaya
Head of Marketing
Taurus Investment Holdings
Mudit Parashar
Mudit Parashar
Chief Financial Officer
GVK Airport Developers Limited
Rohit Nanda
Rohit Nanda
VP - Finance
Divyasree
Ajay Prasad
Ajay
Ajay Prasad
Country Managing Director - IndiaTaurus Investment Holdings
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.
Aman Gehlot
Aman
Aman Gehlot
DirectorAmbience
Aman Singh Gehlot, Director, Ambience Pvt Ltd has executed projects like the Leela Ambience Gurgaon, Ambience Kempinski and Luxury Condominium Project- 'Catriona' to his credit.
Aman Kapoor
Aman
Aman Kapoor
CEO - Airport Land DevelopmentGMR Group
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.
Krithika Nachaya
Krithika
Krithika Nachaya
Head of MarketingTaurus Investment Holdings
Krithika Nachaya is responsible for Marketing and Leasing initiatives of Taurus properties in India. She brings to Taurus 15 years of experience within the Indian Real Estate Industry, working with brands like the Four Seasons Private Residences, ASK Wealth management and JLL. Krithika has an accredited certification from The Real Estate Management Institute (REMI).
Mudit Parashar
Mudit
Mudit Parashar
Chief Financial OfficerGVK Airport Developers Limited
Mudit Parashar has been with GVK for over 6 years. His role focuses on fund raising, M&A and Corporate Development and he has been actively involved in the group’s Airport business. Prior to joining GVK, Mudit spent over 13 years in Corporate Finance and Private Equity, primarily in Resources and Infrastructure sectors. His earlier roles were at Ernst & Young (EY), one of India’s leading M&A advisory firms, and at SUN Group, a leading principal investor and private equity fund manager in emerging markets. At EY, Mudit was a Partner in the firm’s M&A advisory practice. At SUN Group, he was responsible for SUN’s investments in the metals & mining sector globally. Mudit has done his Bachelors in Economics and Masters in Business Economics
Rohit Nanda
Rohit
Rohit Nanda
VP - FinanceDivyasree
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.
Co, Micro, Mod, Apart-Hotels & Other Alternatives - Only solution for the mid-market or just for the specialized?
Aditya Yamsanwar
Aditya Yamsanwar
Director
Team One Architects
Ben Salmon
Ben Salmon
Co-founder and CEO
Assetz Property Group
Francis O Haokip
Francis O Haokip
CEO
Pragnya Advisors
Hussain Lalani
Hussain Lalani
Managing Director
Lalani Group
Jai S Rupani
Jai S Rupani
Managing Partner
Gokaldas Lifestyle
Pratik Mantri
Pratik Mantri
Director
Mantri Developers Pvt. Ltd.
Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt
MD & CEO
Tata Realty & Infrastructure Limited
Saurabh Minocha
Saurabh Minocha
Managing Director
Starlit Suites
Vineet Krishnakumar Goyal
Vineet Krishnakumar Goyal
Joint Managing Director
Kohinoor Pune
Aditya Yamsanwar
Aditya
Aditya Yamsanwar
DirectorTeam One Architects
ADITYA leads the Experiential & Wellness Design Practice @TOA. With 16 + years of experience in leading the development of integrated technology enabled workplaces, that combine an organization's strategy, space types and sciences to create interdisciplinary facilities that lead to innovations and creative breakthroughs he proposes designs that are at convergence of engineering, efficiency and wellness. He uses the work environment as a tool to solve organizational challenges. He understands issues companies face as they attempt to effect change through the built environment and helps develop data-driven planning and property solutions that link design to all business functions and organizational goals. He is a CoreNet Global & GRI.
Ben Salmon
Ben
Ben Salmon
Co-founder and CEOAssetz Property Group
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).
Francis O Haokip
Francis
Francis O Haokip
CEOPragnya Advisors
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.
Hussain Lalani
Hussain
Hussain Lalani
Managing DirectorLalani Group
He has graduated from The Pamplin School of Business at Virgina Tech and obtained a Bachelors of Science Degree in Business & Finance with a minor in Global Business. After graduating from Virgina Tech, he gained extensive work experience and exposure to global work culture and systems as part of the Financial Management Development Program at Ingersoll-Rand at their Rotary Drills Division in Garland Texas, USA. Thereafter, he joined the family construction business with his father in 2002 and since then, the company has completed more than 2 million sq. ft of Residential and Commercial Development and has been appreciated for the transparency, quality and timely completion of the projects.
Jai S Rupani
Jai
Jai S Rupani
Managing PartnerGokaldas Lifestyle
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.
Pratik Mantri
Pratik
Pratik Mantri
DirectorMantri Developers Pvt. Ltd.
Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay
Sanjay Dutt
MD & CEOTata Realty & Infrastructure Limited
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.
Saurabh Minocha
Saurabh
Saurabh Minocha
Managing DirectorStarlit Suites
Mr. Saurabh Minocha has an experience of more than 17 years in the Hospitality and Tourism industry. He was associated with international chain of Hotels such as Carlson Radisson, Le Meridian and The Grand Hyatt in Business Development and Sales & Marketing and was instrumental in driving revenues towards these organizations. He has been involved in pioneering Starlit Suites and leading lucratively contributing to development of the company from scratch and is leading the entire workforce in cohesion to ensure that the venture operates and functions efficiently and successfully. With his effective leadership the team is driven to make Starlit Suites the largest Serviced Hotel Apartment group in the country.
Vineet Krishnakumar Goyal
Vineet
Vineet Krishnakumar Goyal
Joint Managing DirectorKohinoor Pune
The Owner/Operator Market Dynamics: Power struggle or amicable marriage?
Amit Goenka
Amit Goenka
Managing Director and CEO
Nisus Finance Services
Aseem Kohli
Aseem Kohli
Head Transactions and Operations - RE
InterGlobe
Liang Thow Ming
Liang Thow Ming
Chief Marketing Officer
CHEC Port City Colombo
Pravin Ajmera
Pravin Ajmera
Head of Business Development
Godrej Properties
Ryan Bennett
Ryan Bennett
CWeO
WeWork
Shashank Jain
Shashank Jain
Partner&Leader Real Estate Deal Advisory
PwC
Shiv Parekh
Shiv Parekh
Director
Raycon Infrastructures
Shobhit Agarwal
Shobhit Agarwal
Managing Director & CEO
Anarock Capital
Sidharth Menda
Sidharth Menda
Founder & Vice Chairman
COWRKS
Tripti Navani
Tripti Navani
EVP
Shapoorji Pallonji Finance
Amit Goenka
Amit
Amit Goenka
Managing Director and CEONisus Finance Services
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.
Aseem Kohli
Aseem
Aseem Kohli
Head Transactions and Operations - REInterGlobe
Liang Thow Ming
Liang
Liang Thow Ming
Chief Marketing OfficerCHEC Port City Colombo
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.
Pravin Ajmera
Pravin
Pravin Ajmera
Head of Business DevelopmentGodrej Properties
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.
Ryan Bennett
Ryan
Ryan Bennett
CWeOWeWork
Ryan manages numerous aspects of WeWork’s India operations, including growing the building portfolio through design and development, scaling local infrastructure and teams, and ensuring first class operations and community-building. Prior to this role, Ryan served as the VP of Building Operations for Europe & Israel based out of Amsterdam, where he was responsible for budget management and building and scaling teams. Ryan was the first person hired to help scale operations back in 2012, when WeWork had 5 open locations and 35 employees. He spent 4+ years in New York working cross-departmentally to scale processes around daily operations, facilities management and new building openings.
Shashank Jain
Shashank
Shashank Jain
Partner&Leader Real Estate Deal AdvisoryPwC
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
Shiv Parekh
DirectorRaycon Infrastructures
Shiv is an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BS in Engineering Physics from Stanford University. He is a Director of Raycon Group and founder of WorkLoft 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. WorkLoft is a coworking space having startups, freelancers and SMEs as its clients. He has had stints at Citi and Stanford Management Company.
Shobhit Agarwal
Shobhit
Shobhit Agarwal
Managing Director & CEOAnarock Capital
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.
Sidharth Menda
Sidharth
Sidharth Menda
Founder & Vice ChairmanCOWRKS
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.
Tripti Navani
Tripti
Tripti Navani
EVPShapoorji Pallonji Finance
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
Investing into Warehousing - The ever-rising cash wall?
N Shridhar
N Shridhar
Group Director, CIO
Greenbase
Rajesh Jaggi
Rajesh Jaggi
Managing Partner - Real Estate
Everstone Capital Advisors
N Shridhar
N
N Shridhar
Group Director, CIOGreenbase
As the Group Director & Chief strategy officer of Hiranandani Group, he drives the Business Strategy & Re-engineering, Operations,Investments/Divestments & M & A. across business verticals of Real estate, Infrastructure/Utilities, Industrial & Logistics parks and Energy. He is also associated with Pegasus Fininvest Advisory Pvt. Ltd. Prior to Hiranandani Group, He was the Group director & CEO of a large entity operating in the Hospitality and Real estate sector. He was also the Group CFO of “Future Capital Holdings Ltd.” He was the CFO for “Britannia Industries Ltd.”. He has had a long stint of 7 years with “Coca-Cola India” as Vice-President Finance and as a board member at the bottling company “Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages Ltd.
Rajesh Jaggi
Rajesh
Rajesh Jaggi
Managing Partner - Real EstateEverstone Capital Advisors
With more than 17 years of real estate leadership experience, Rajesh Jaggi is responsible for all real estate investments and operations of IndoSpace Development Management. He also manages Everstone Capital Advisors’ real estate business which includes strategic planning, acquisitions, finance, sales and marketing, legal, and project and facility management services. Before Everstone, he was the Managing Director of Peninsula Land Limited–a leading listed real estate company in India with a market cap of US$ 400 million. There, he led the successful commissioning of projects totalling 28 million square feet of real estate (completed development of more than six million square feet) across residential, commercial and retail space.
Design & Sustainability - Tech vs Humanity, how can we create sustainable living models?
Abhishek Kumar
Abhishek Kumar
Co-Founder
myGate
Arnav Gusain
Arnav Gusain
Head-Real Estate
WeWork
Gaurav Jain
Gaurav Jain
MD and CEO
Samyak Developers
Mayank Ruia
Mayank Ruia
Founder & CEO
MAIA Estates
Mitesh Kulkarni
Mitesh Kulkarni
Managing Director
Accurate Developers
Parish Kapse
Parish Kapse
Co-Founder & Director
Team One Architects
Pratul Jain
Pratul Jain
Director - Strategy
Sugee Group
Yash Gupta
Yash Gupta
Founder and Partner
Blue Sky Ventures
Abhishek Kumar
Abhishek
Abhishek Kumar
Co-FoundermyGate
Abhishek is the Co-founder and COO of MyGate. An IIT Kanpur graduate with an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad, he has over 19 years' experience in the business world. Prior to founding MyGate, Abhishek has been a Vice President at Goldman Sachs for six years and held multiple senior roles in operations for large corporations in the US.
Arnav Gusain
Arnav
Arnav Gusain
Head-Real EstateWeWork
Arnav leverages over two decades of experience in the Real Estate industry. His varied expertise covers key areas such as sales & marketing, acquisition, budget planning, account development, project planning and profitability, designing revenue generation, collections, procurement, interior project execution, and brand management. He is well versed in advanced leadership techniques and International practices, which he has proven through his abilities to optimise any portfolio. He has overseen successful implementation of various processes for new ventures and projects. He specializes in the areas of Commercial, Retail, Residential and Land Acquisitions.
Gaurav Jain
Gaurav
Gaurav Jain
MD and CEOSamyak Developers
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.
Mayank Ruia
Mayank
Mayank Ruia
Founder & CEOMAIA Estates
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 Kulkarni
Mitesh
Mitesh Kulkarni
Managing DirectorAccurate Developers
Parish Kapse
Parish
Parish Kapse
Co-Founder & DirectorTeam One Architects
PARISH leads the Sustainable Designs & Engineering practice at TOA. He optimizes these systems to automate business processes, incorporate smart building strategies and improve their overall performance. With 20 years of experience in creating structures maintaining the eco-logical parameters, he can resolve the dichotomy of relationship between architects and the framework for policy and the building codes and standards within which architects must work. He champions the usage of Structural Steel, in most of his buildings for its versatile nature and its tenacity. For Parish, Energy Modelling & The Nexus Concept, is at the core of Architectural Engineering Designs @TOA. He is a member of CoreNet Global and GRI.
Pratul Jain
Pratul
Pratul Jain
Director - StrategySugee Group
Pratul heads the Strategy & Finance for Sugee Group. He has over 15 years of experience in Financial Services & Real Estate. In this time, he has worked in assignments of Business Development & Strategy, Business Analytics and Financial Planning. His strengths include introducing strong practices, setting up businesses and bringing them to pace. Currently, he is focusing on establishing the firm’s foray in Portugal. Prior to joining Sugee, he set-up and was heading the Real Estate Advisory Business of Ambit. He was also setting up their Private Banking processes to scale. Before Ambit, he spent about 10 years in Karvy. He was the founding member of Karvy’s Private Wealth business and was heading their RE business & Business Strategy.
Yash Gupta
Yash
Yash Gupta
Founder and PartnerBlue Sky Ventures
Yash Gupta has started his own companies called Yash Gupta Real Estate LLP and Blue Sky Ventures, India’s first PropTech fund. Before being MD and country head at HINES he has served as the CEO of Silverglades, a mid-sized Indian real estate developer. In the 90's, he ran 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.
Indian Logistics Evolution - Demand vs Absorption ?
Aloke Bhuniya
Aloke Bhuniya
CEO
Ascendas Firstspace
Amar Merani
Amar Merani
Managing Director & CEO
Xander Finance
Anshul Singhal
Anshul Singhal
CEO
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Hari Krishna V
Hari Krishna V
Director - Real Estate Investments
CPPIB India Investment Advisors
Sandeep Chadha
Sandeep Chadha
Founder & CEO
Warehouster
Aloke Bhuniya
Aloke
Aloke Bhuniya
CEOAscendas Firstspace
Mr Aloke Bhuniya is the Chief Executive Officer of the Ascendas-Firstspace platform. Aloke brings with him 17 years of experience across Real Estate Investment & Development, Private Equity and M&A Transactions across industries in India. Previously, Aloke has spent over 9 years in Everstone group, managing the various initiatives of the group in real estate, which included IndoSpace and Everstone Capital. As Managing Director of IndoSpace Capital Advisors, Aloke was responsible for investment to develop Industrial Real Estate in India. His responsibilities included identifying investment opportunities, monitoring developments, achieving financial closure and exiting projects after development and leasing.
Amar Merani
Amar
Amar Merani
Managing Director & CEOXander Finance
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).
Anshul Singhal
Anshul
Anshul Singhal
CEO.
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).
Hari Krishna V
Hari
Hari Krishna V
Director - Real Estate InvestmentsCPPIB India Investment Advisors
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.
Sandeep Chadha
Sandeep
Sandeep Chadha
Founder & CEOWarehouster
A real estate investments leader with foresight and ingenuity, Sandeep has an impressive track record of 20 years of surpassing ambitious business goals. Over the years he has regularly delivered revolutionary fund raising, investment, asset management and divestments propositions. Recently, he founded Warehouster Capital Advisors and he is serving as its CEO. Warehouster is targeting investment in BTS, warehousing and logistics parks across India and aims at delivering approx. 15 million sq.ft over the next 3 years. Sandeep also has the expertise in managing private REITS with over a decade of experience in delivering greater returns.
Industrial Parks - Designing Industrial parks for the future
Anshul Singhal
Anshul Singhal
CEO
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Nilesh Parekh
Nilesh Parekh
Managing Director
Raycon Infrastructures
Ravindra Chamaria
Ravindra Chamaria
Chairman & MD
Infinity Infotech Parks
Anshul Singhal
Anshul
Anshul Singhal
CEO.
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).
Nilesh Parekh
Nilesh
Nilesh Parekh
Managing DirectorRaycon Infrastructures
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.
Ravindra Chamaria
Ravindra
Ravindra Chamaria
Chairman & MDInfinity Infotech Parks
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.
Distressed Assets - Sorting out liquidity or is investment appetite dissolving?
Abhishek Shukla
Abhishek Shukla
Business Head
Sandu Developers
Anchit Lakhotiya
Anchit Lakhotiya
Head Real Estate
RattanIndia Finance
Atul Chordia
Atul Chordia
Promoter & Director
Solitaire
Cherag Ramakrishnan
Cherag Ramakrishnan
Founder & Managing Director
Ceear Realty
Jaspreet Shahpuri
Jaspreet Shahpuri
Investment Manager
ADIA
Kaushik Desai
Kaushik Desai
Executive Director
Walton Street
Srini Sriniwasan
Srini Sriniwasan
CEO & Country Head
Kotak Investments Advisors
Sudhanshu Kejriwal
Sudhanshu Kejriwal
Co-founder & Managing Partner
EverVantage
Sunir Ramchandani
Sunir Ramchandani
Business Head - Construction & Realty
ICICI Bank
Umang Kuwadia
Umang Kuwadia
Jt. Managing Director
Happy Home Group
Vishwajith Kumar
Vishwajith Kumar
Director
Navin Housing & Properties
Vivek Chandy
Vivek Chandy
Joint Managing Partner
J. Sagar Associates
Abhishek Shukla
Abhishek
Abhishek Shukla
Business HeadSandu Developers
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.
Anchit Lakhotiya
Anchit
Anchit Lakhotiya
Head Real EstateRattanIndia Finance
Qualified Chartered Accountant and Real estate Banker with over 18 years of experience across the mortgage, corporate, structured and alternative capital structure for Real estate in India. Career across ICICI Bank, SCB, Altico & RFIN. Successfully managed and build RE structured and credit book of over $1.5 bn +. Currently heading the RE business for RFIN NBFC a Lonestar investee company.
Atul Chordia
Atul
Atul Chordia
Promoter & DirectorSolitaire
Mr. Atul Chordia, a second-generation entrepreneur, has instinctively carried forward the legacy of the Chordia Group. Atul is the Director of one of Pune’s fastest growing real estate company – Solitaire, with diversified creations across residential, commercial, mixed-use and Township developments. Solitaire, today is breaking new grounds and transforming the landscape of the city. Inspired by his academic stint at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia and his far-reaching hands-on experience in the hospitality and luxury retail industry, Atul brings a sharp focus on brand experience and service to the real estate assets his team creates. Atul continues to experiment, learn and grow every day.
Cherag Ramakrishnan
Cherag
Cherag Ramakrishnan
Founder & Managing DirectorCeear Realty
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
Jaspreet Shahpuri
Jaspreet
Jaspreet Shahpuri
Investment ManagerADIA
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.
Kaushik Desai
Kaushik
Kaushik Desai
Executive DirectorWalton Street
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.
Srini Sriniwasan
Srini
Srini Sriniwasan
CEO & Country HeadKotak Investments Advisors
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
Sudhanshu Kejriwal
Co-founder & Managing PartnerEverVantage
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.
Sunir Ramchandani
Sunir
Sunir Ramchandani
Business Head - Construction & RealtyICICI Bank
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.
Umang Kuwadia
Umang
Umang Kuwadia
Jt. Managing DirectorHappy Home Group
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
Vishwajith Kumar
Vishwajith
Vishwajith Kumar
DirectorNavin Housing & Properties
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” .
Vivek Chandy
Vivek
Vivek Chandy
Joint Managing PartnerJ. Sagar Associates
Vivek specialises in the areas of private equity, mergers and acquisitions and corporate commercial work. Vivek is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb). Vivek has worked extensively in real estate, e-commerce, healthcare, biotechnology and manufacturing sectors. Vivek also routinely represents clients in complex real estate transactions. Vivek’s clients include sovereign wealth funds, listed real estate investment trusts offshore and private equity funds.
Raising Capital for Development - Quenching supply drought or a drop in the ocean?
 
Adil Engineer
Adil Engineer
Jt.Managing Partner
CREDBERG
Akshat Pandya
Akshat Pandya
Head-Real Estate Fund
Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC
Amit Diwan
Amit Diwan
MD and Country Head
Hines India
Arshdeep Sethi
Arshdeep Sethi
Managing Director - Executive Management
RMZ Corp
Arvind Nair
Arvind Nair
Executive Director
Standard Chartered
Pradeep Khanna
Pradeep Khanna
Head Real Estate Investments
Reliance Nippon Life Asset Mgmt
Rahul Rai
Rahul Rai
Executive VP & Head RE Business
ICICI Prudential AMC
Ramashrya Yadav
Ramashrya Yadav
CEO
ECL Finance
Sanjay Kumar Bansal
Sanjay Kumar Bansal
Managing Partner
Devansh Infra
Sanjaya Gupta
Sanjaya Gupta
Managing Director
PNB Housing Finance
Shashidhar Reddy
Shashidhar Reddy
Principal
KKR India Advisors
Suresh Maramreddy
Suresh Maramreddy
Principal
AGM India Advisors
Adil Engineer
Adil
Adil Engineer
Jt.Managing PartnerCREDBERG
Adil Engineer is a founding member of Credberg and serves as a Jt Managing Partner, based in Mumbai. Adil is responsible for Jointly leading the firms growth Strategy. He has more than 28 years of experience encompassing investment banking, investment management and construction. He has advised on deals in excess of US$ 4 billion across asset classes and the entire capital stack. Mr Engineer was previously a Partner at Brookfield Financial where he was instrumental in setting up the Indian operations. Prior to that, Mr Engineer worked as a Director with F&C REIT Asset Management where his role focused on investment management across the entire investment cycle. Prior to that he was a founding member of a medium sized construction firm.
Akshat Pandya
Akshat
Akshat Pandya
Head-Real Estate FundAditya Birla Sun Life AMC
Over 14years of real estate private equity, investment banking and construction finance experience in India. Prior to joining Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC Limited in July 2013, Akshat was Vice President real estate investment banking at ENAM / AXIS Capital (Sep 2009 – Jun 2013) where he was part of a ~USD 1 billion fund raise via initial public offerings. Before ENAM, Mr. Akshat Pandya worked with the Real Estate Prop Investments book at Lehman Brothers/ Nomura (July 2007 – July 2009) and prior to that with HDFC Limited in their developer finance team (May 2004 – Jun 2007). He received a Master’s degree in Management Studies (specializing in Finance) and a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of Mumbai.
Amit Diwan
Amit
Amit Diwan
MD and Country HeadHines India
Amit Diwan is a Managing Director and the Country Head for Hines in India. Amit joined Hines in 2015 as the Chief Investment Officer. Prior to Hines, Amit was a Director/Partner at Piramal Fund Management for 5 years, responsible for the platform in North India which he had setup in 2010. Before his 2 year stint at Jones Lang LaSalle from 2008-2010, Amit was based in Singapore for 7 years and worked across Asia-Pacific, covering over 10 countries from Japan to UAE to Indonesia, first as a strategy consultant at Marakon Associates and thereafter as Head of Investments at GE Real Estate Southeast Asia. Amit received his BA in Economics from the Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University and earned his Masters from IIM, Ahmedabad
Arshdeep Sethi
Arshdeep
Arshdeep Sethi
Managing Director - Executive ManagementRMZ Corp
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.
Arvind Nair
Arvind
Arvind Nair
Executive DirectorStandard Chartered
Pradeep Khanna
Pradeep
Pradeep Khanna
Head Real Estate InvestmentsReliance Nippon Life Asset Mgmt
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.
Rahul Rai
Rahul
Rahul Rai
Executive VP & Head RE BusinessICICI Prudential AMC
Rahul is with ICICI Prudential AMC Ltd and heads the management of third party close ended funds that invest in real estate projects and pre-leased offices. Rahul has over 25 years of experience of which the past 16 years have been specialized on Indian real estate sector and includes expertise across all real estate asset classes and cities. Prior to ICICI Prudential, Rahul was with SUN-Apollo Real Estate Advisors as Principal and before that he has worked with Ernst and Young and Arthur Andersen. Rahul is a member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and has done his graduation in Commerce from the Bombay University.
Ramashrya Yadav
Ramashrya
Ramashrya Yadav
CEOECL Finance
Mr. Ram Yadav is the CEO of Edelweiss Real Estate Advisory Practice which is a part of the diversified Edelweiss Group. Ram is Harvard Business Alumnus with over 15 years industry experience in Real Estate. He has held several leadership positions in areas of Finance, Strategy and Business Leadership with organizations such as Orbit Corporation Ltd and Shapoorji Pallonji Ltd.
Sanjay Kumar Bansal
Sanjay
Sanjay Kumar Bansal
Managing PartnerDevansh Infra
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.
Sanjaya Gupta
Sanjaya
Sanjaya Gupta
Managing DirectorPNB Housing Finance
Mr. Sanjay Gupta is Managing Director of PNB Housing Finance Limited, which is a Public Private Partnership (PPP) between Punjab National Bank and The Carlyle Group. In the last five years, Mr.Gupta has spearheaded the Company’s transformation journey to the fifth largest Housing Finance Company by loan assets and second largest by deposit book of 33,000 Crs. Before this he was with AIG - United Guarantee (AIG Inc.) as the Country Head, a joint venture between NHB, Asian Development Bank (ADB) and IFC Washington (DC). Before that he was with ABN AMRO Bank NV as India Business Head, Retail Mortgages and later got elevated as the Mortgage Operations Head for North America and other geographies. He was earlier with HDFC Bank for 16 years.
Shashidhar Reddy
Shashidhar
Shashidhar Reddy
PrincipalKKR India Advisors
Suresh Maramreddy
Suresh
Suresh Maramreddy
PrincipalAGM India Advisors
Mr. Maramreddy is responsible for sourcing, underwriting, executing and managing real estate investment transactions for Apollo Global Management in India. He has over 17 years of experience in RE PE, portfolio analytics, strategy and research. Prior to joining Apollo in 2010, he was VP with Citi Property Investors (“CPI”) Asia Pacific. Prior to that, he worked for two years in CPI’s New York office researching more than 100 global property markets. Prior to joining CPI in 2003, he was with Property & Portfolio Research (“PPR”), Boston. He received an M.B.A. from Clemson University in South Carolina, USA and holds a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India. Mr. Maramreddy is a CFA charter holder.

TimetableTimetable

Wednesday, September 18th 2019
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13:00 - 14:00 | Check-in
14:00 - 15:00 | Keynote Session 
15:00 - 15:30 | Coffee
15:30 - 16:30 | Discussions
16:30 - 17:00 | Coffee
17:00 - 18:00 | Discussions
18:00 - 19:15 | Closing Happy Hour
19:30 - 22:30 | VIP Dinner*

*VIP Dinner is for members, co-chairs, sponsors and special guests only. If you're a delegate and wish to participate, please contact the GRI Staff.
03:45pm - 04:45pm
REITfully Yours - Will REITs blow up growth for Real Estate or just Hot Air?
The Investment Cycle - Never better or are we dancing on a volcano?
Office Demand - The future of flexible working, space as a service & the sharing economy.
05:15pm - 06:15pm
Affordable Luxury Housing - A paradox in the real world today?
Retail, Leisure & Mixed Use - Have Lifestyle & experiential fads changed the game?
Co, Micro, Mod, Apart-Hotels & Other Alternatives - Only solution for the mid-market or just for the specialized?
Thursday, September 19th 2019
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09:00 - 10:00 | Check-in and Welcome Coffee
10:00 - 11:00 | Keynote speaker session
11:00 - 11:30 | Coffee
11:30 - 12:30 | Discussion 
12:30 - 14:00 | Networking Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 | Discussion
15:00 - 15:30 | Coffee
15:30 - 16:30 | Discussion
16:30 - 17:00 | Farewell Coffee
11:00am - 12:15pm
The Owner/Operator Market Dynamics: Power struggle or amicable marriage?
Investing into Warehousing - The ever-rising cash wall?
01:45pm - 03:00pm
Indian Logistics Evolution - Demand vs Absorption ?
Design & Sustainability - Tech vs Humanity, how can we create sustainable living models?
Industrial Parks - Designing Industrial parks for the future
03:30pm - 04:30pm
Raising Capital for Development - Quenching supply drought or a drop in the ocean?
 
Distressed Assets - Sorting out liquidity or is investment appetite dissolving?
Trident BKC Hotel - Special Rate* for participants
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Deluxe rooms:
INR 10500 CP + taxes Single occupancy;
INR 11500 CP + taxes Double occupancy.

*Rates are valid until July 31st, 2019. To book your room, please send an email to [email protected] with the subject: GRI Preferential Rate. 

Participants includeParticipants include

Abdullah Rashed Jasem Al Abdooli
Abdullah Rashed Jasem Al Abdooli
CEO
Abhinav Bhushan
Abhinav Bhushan
Chief Growth Officer
Abhishek Goenka
Abhishek Goenka
CEO
Abhishek Kumar
Abhishek Kumar
Co-Founder
Abhishek Shukla
Abhishek Shukla
Business Head
Adil Engineer
Adil Engineer
Jt.Managing Partner
Aditya Chandak
Aditya Chandak
Promoter
Aditya Gowra
Aditya Gowra
Managing Director
Aditya Virwani
Aditya Virwani
COO
Aditya Yamsanwar
Aditya Yamsanwar
Director
Ajay Prasad
Ajay Prasad
Country Managing Director - India
Akshat Pandya
Akshat Pandya
Head-Real Estate Fund
Alok Aggarwal
Alok Aggarwal
Managing Director and CEO
Aloke Bhuniya
Aloke Bhuniya
CEO
Abdullah Rashed Jasem Al Abdooli
Abdullah
Abdullah Rashed Jasem Al Abdooli
CEOAl Marjan Island
An experienced architect and urban planning expert, who has worked in senior leadership roles in government, Abdullah Rashed Jasem Al-Abdooli is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, the developer of Al Marjan Island, a master-planned mixed-use mega-development in Ras Al Khaimah, the United Arab Emirates.
Abhinav Bhushan
Abhinav
Abhinav Bhushan
Chief Growth OfficerDMI Finance
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
Abhishek Goenka
CEOCOWRKS
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 Kumar
Abhishek
Abhishek Kumar
Co-FoundermyGate
Abhishek is the Co-founder and COO of MyGate. An IIT Kanpur graduate with an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad, he has over 19 years' experience in the business world. Prior to founding MyGate, Abhishek has been a Vice President at Goldman Sachs for six years and held multiple senior roles in operations for large corporations in the US.
Abhishek Shukla
Abhishek
Abhishek Shukla
Business HeadSandu Developers
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.
Adil Engineer
Adil
Adil Engineer
Jt.Managing PartnerCREDBERG
Adil Engineer is a founding member of Credberg and serves as a Jt Managing Partner, based in Mumbai. Adil is responsible for Jointly leading the firms growth Strategy. He has more than 28 years of experience encompassing investment banking, investment management and construction. He has advised on deals in excess of US$ 4 billion across asset classes and the entire capital stack. Mr Engineer was previously a Partner at Brookfield Financial where he was instrumental in setting up the Indian operations. Prior to that, Mr Engineer worked as a Director with F&C REIT Asset Management where his role focused on investment management across the entire investment cycle. Prior to that he was a founding member of a medium sized construction firm.
Aditya Chandak
Aditya
Aditya Chandak
PromoterChandak Group
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
Aditya Gowra
Aditya
Aditya Gowra
Managing DirectorGowra Ventures
An Engineering Graduate from Osmania University, he Hails from the illustrious business family of GOWRA, a five decade old conglomerate having presence in diversified business verticals like “Real Estate”, Pharma, Petrochemicals, Software Development, Engineers & Aerospace, Food additives & Preservatives, Financial Services etc. Aditya is a founding member of “CREDAI “Hyderabad and has been the Treasurer since inception till last year, he was elected as Vice-President. Aditya is active in Credai youth wing and always in the forefront in dialogues / discussions with Govt. authorities / other players of building industry, and his insightful and pragmatic contribution have influenced decision / policy making.
Aditya Virwani
Aditya
Aditya Virwani
COOEmbassy
Aditya, a dynamic young professional is one of the heirs and the COO of Embassy Group, one of India’s largest property developers. Aditya has been exposed to the world of Real estate and Property development from a very early age of 15 years. He is keenly involved with the strategy & operations of the Group and its diversified businesses, along with his father Mr. Jitu Virwani, Chairman and MD of Embassy Property Developments Ltd. Prior to joining Embassy, Aditya interned with an NGO Episcopal and a start-up called Brevitas, an off market commercial real estate platform in San Francisco. Aditya studied Business Administration at the University of Massachusetts, Boston and University of San Francisco (USF).
Aditya Yamsanwar
Aditya
Aditya Yamsanwar
DirectorTeam One Architects
ADITYA leads the Experiential & Wellness Design Practice @TOA. With 16 + years of experience in leading the development of integrated technology enabled workplaces, that combine an organization's strategy, space types and sciences to create interdisciplinary facilities that lead to innovations and creative breakthroughs he proposes designs that are at convergence of engineering, efficiency and wellness. He uses the work environment as a tool to solve organizational challenges. He understands issues companies face as they attempt to effect change through the built environment and helps develop data-driven planning and property solutions that link design to all business functions and organizational goals. He is a CoreNet Global & GRI.
Ajay Prasad
Ajay
Ajay Prasad
Country Managing Director - IndiaTaurus Investment Holdings
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.
Akshat Pandya
Akshat
Akshat Pandya
Head-Real Estate FundAditya Birla Sun Life AMC
Over 14years of real estate private equity, investment banking and construction finance experience in India. Prior to joining Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC Limited in July 2013, Akshat was Vice President real estate investment banking at ENAM / AXIS Capital (Sep 2009 – Jun 2013) where he was part of a ~USD 1 billion fund raise via initial public offerings. Before ENAM, Mr. Akshat Pandya worked with the Real Estate Prop Investments book at Lehman Brothers/ Nomura (July 2007 – July 2009) and prior to that with HDFC Limited in their developer finance team (May 2004 – Jun 2007). He received a Master’s degree in Management Studies (specializing in Finance) and a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of Mumbai.
Alok Aggarwal
Alok
Alok Aggarwal
Managing Director and CEOBrookfield
Alok is CEO, India Office Businesses, Brookfield in India, which at present includes 16.8 MSF assets in five IT / ITES SEZ across NCR and Kolkata, Powai 4.2 MSF and Equinox with 1.25 MSF. In this role he is heading all aspects of the business including operations, construction and leasing of ~22.25 mn sq ft. Alok has over three decades of experience in deal sourcing, evaluation, closing & asset management across asset classes and has played principal role in investments across residential, commercial, warehousing & mixed-use developments. Prior to joining Brookfield, he has also worked with Milestone Capital Partners, wherein he spearheaded many funds with an investment of Rs 3000 cr in the real estate development, mezzanine and REIT
Aloke Bhuniya
Aloke
Aloke Bhuniya
CEOAscendas Firstspace
Mr Aloke Bhuniya is the Chief Executive Officer of the Ascendas-Firstspace platform. Aloke brings with him 17 years of experience across Real Estate Investment & Development, Private Equity and M&A Transactions across industries in India. Previously, Aloke has spent over 9 years in Everstone group, managing the various initiatives of the group in real estate, which included IndoSpace and Everstone Capital. As Managing Director of IndoSpace Capital Advisors, Aloke was responsible for investment to develop Industrial Real Estate in India. His responsibilities included identifying investment opportunities, monitoring developments, achieving financial closure and exiting projects after development and leasing.

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Aditya Bhargava
Aditya Bhargava
Senior Portfolio Manager
ADIA
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority has been prudently investing funds on behalf of the Government of Abu Dhabi with a focus on long-term value creation. ADIA manages a global investment portfolio that is diversified across more than two dozen asset classes
Ambar Maheshwari
Ambar Maheshwari
CEO, Private Equity Funds
Indiabulls AMC
Indiabulls Asset Management Company Limited is a privately owned investment manager. The firm manages equity fixed income and balanced mutual funds
Ankur Gupta
Ankur Gupta
MD & Head - India Real Estate
Brookfield
www.brookfield.com
India
Asset Management Brookfield is a global alternative asset manager with over US$ 350 billion of assets under management and has a history, of over 100 years, of owning and operating assets with a focus on property, infrastructure, renewable energy and private equity.
Avinash Sule
Avinash Sule
Director
Qatar Investment Authority
Investment Advisor for investments into Private Equity, Public Equities and Fixed Income into India
Avnish Singh
Avnish Singh
MD & Country Head India
Tishman Speyer
Tishman Speyer is one of the leading owners, developers, operators and fund managers of first-class real estate worldwide.
Irfan Razack
Irfan Razack
Chairman & Managing Director
Prestige Group
Kamal Khetan
Kamal Khetan
Chairman and Managing Director
Sunteck Realty
Sunteck Realty Limited (SRL) is a Mumbai-based real estate development company, catering to the ultra-luxury and luxury residential segment.
Karan Bolaria
Karan Bolaria
Managing Director and CEO
Godrej Fund Management
Godrej Fund Management (GFM) is the real estate fund management arm of the Godrej Group with operations in India and Singapore.
Kaushik Desai
Kaushik Desai
Executive Director
Walton Street
Real estate focussed private equity fund
Manoj Menda
Manoj Menda
Corporate Chairman
RMZ Corp
India's leading corporate real estate developer since 2002, RMZ Corp follows their philosophy of 'Being the Change'.
Mohit Malhotra
Mohit Malhotra
Managing Director & CEO
Godrej Properties
Godrej Properties is a premier real estate company dealing in residential, commercial & township projects & having presence across 12 cities in India.
Nipun Sahni
Nipun Sahni
Partner and Head of Real Estate
AGM India Advisors
Apollo Global Management is a leading global alternative investment manager.
Niranjan Hiranandani
Niranjan Hiranandani
Co-Founder & MD
Hiranandani Group of Companies
Hiranandani is acknowledged for its emphasis on humanizing the urban environment and striking a balance between greenery and concrete. Be it through the flagship business of real estate or its foray into education, healthcare, hospitality, and retail.
Raj Menda
Raj Menda
Corporate Chairman
RMZ Corp
India's leading corporate real estate developer since 2002, RMZ Corp follows their philosophy of 'Being the Change'.
Ramesh Nair
Ramesh Nair
CEO & Country Head
JLL - India
JLL is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying & investing in real estate.
Ritesh Vohra
Ritesh Vohra
Partner & Head - Real Estate
Investcorp
Investcorp is a global asset manager with an AUM of over $22 Bn in alternative investments worldwide, for a growing and diverse client base.
Rohtas Goel
Rohtas Goel
Chairman & MD
Omaxe
Omaxe Ltd is a Indian Listed Co and one of India’s largest real estate companies and has delivered over 100 million sq. ft.
Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt
MD & CEO
Tata Realty & Infrastructure Limited
Established in 1984, Tata Housing is one of the fastest growing real estate development companies in India. It caters to the demands of luxury and affordable housing, by its portfolio of 36 projects across 11 cities and 3 countries.
Srini Sriniwasan
Srini Sriniwasan
CEO & Country Head
Kotak Investments Advisors
Kotak Realty Fund is a leader and one of the earliest entrants in India’s private equity real estate industry.
Aditya Bhargava
Aditya
Aditya Bhargava
Senior Portfolio ManagerADIA
Aditya is a senior portfolio manager in ADIA’s Asia-Pacific real estate team, with responsibility for ADIA's investments in Indian, Japanese and Korean real estate. He has been with ADIA since July 2012. His primary responsibilities involve managing the Asia Pacific investment team and portfolio by sourcing and executing new investments and building and maintaining relationships in local markets with partners, financial institutions & service providers. In addition to his duties as a member of the Asia Pacific team, he was chair of ADIA’s Real Estate Department’s Task Force for ADIA’s 2017 Global Investment Forum. Prior to joining ADIA, Aditya was the Managing Director for SITQ India. He is a member of the South Asia advisory board of RICS
Ambar Maheshwari
Ambar
Ambar Maheshwari
CEO, Private Equity FundsIndiabulls AMC
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”.
Ankur Gupta
Ankur
Ankur Gupta
MD & Head - India Real EstateBrookfield
Ankur Gupta is a Managing Director in Brookfield’s Property Group and Head of Real Estate business in India, responsible for all aspects of property business in the country including strategy, investments and asset management.He has held numerous senior roles within the firm. Previously, he was a senior member of Brookfield’s property investments team in New York where he was involved in investments and financings totaling more than $25 billion including IDI Logistics, Capital Automotive REIT, Associated Estates, Rouse Properties and Forest City Realty Trust. He has overseen the establishment and growth of Brookfield’s real estate business in India through three large portfolio acquisitions more than 25 million SF.
Avinash Sule
Avinash
Avinash Sule
DirectorQatar Investment Authority
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.
Avnish Singh
Avnish
Avnish Singh
MD & Country Head IndiaTishman Speyer
Mr. Singh has overall responsibility for Tishman Speyer in India and is based in Gurgaon. He joined Tishman Speyer in 2010 as Head of Acquisitions from GE Capital Real Estate where he was responsible for the development and execution of GE Real Estate’s India equity and debt investing platform, encompassing equity joint ventures with local partners, construction financing and corporate loans to developers. From 2003 to 2006, he was with Jones Lang LaSalle’s Asia Capital Markets team based in Singapore, responsible for cross-border equity investing advisory in India and Southeast Asia.
Irfan Razack
Irfan
Irfan Razack
Chairman & Managing DirectorPrestige Group
Irfan Razack, the eldest son of Razack Sattar, is at the helm of the Prestige Group. A born leader, Irfan is blessed with the acumen to see opportunities where none apparently exist, the courage to take the untrodden path and the determination to see his vision through to fruition. His leadership acumen received national recognition, when he was declared Professional of the Year at the Real Estate Excellence Awards 2008. He has been Honorary Secretary of the Al Ameen Educational Society for 22 years, the President of Bangalore Commercial Association (BCA) and served as President of KOAPA (now CREDAI Karnataka) for 4 years and currently is the Vice President CREDAI, India.
Kamal Khetan
Kamal
Kamal Khetan
Chairman and Managing DirectorSunteck Realty
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 Bolaria
Karan
Karan Bolaria
Managing Director and CEOGodrej Fund Management
Karan Bolaria is the Head of Godrej Fund Management. He is responsible for the fund management business that includes overseeing all investment, asset management and exit activities. He holds an MBA in Finance and a MSc. from Columbia University.
Kaushik Desai
Kaushik
Kaushik Desai
Executive DirectorWalton Street
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.
Manoj Menda
Manoj
Manoj Menda
Corporate ChairmanRMZ Corp
Manoj Menda is the firm’s Corporate Chairman. He leads the firms Executive Committee and sits on the Investment Committee. Responsible for the strategic client and business relationships globally. He contributes to business development and transaction strategy. He serves on the Investment and Advisory Committees of all RMZ private fund programs. Founder and Trustee of RMZ Foundation whose vision is to actively contribute to the social and economic development of the communities in which we operate.
Mohit Malhotra
Mohit
Mohit Malhotra
Managing Director & CEOGodrej Properties
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.
Nipun Sahni
Nipun
Nipun Sahni
Partner and Head of Real EstateAGM India Advisors
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
Niranjan Hiranandani
Co-Founder & MDHiranandani Group of Companies
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.
Raj Menda
Raj
Raj Menda
Corporate ChairmanRMZ Corp
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
Ramesh Nair
Ramesh
Ramesh Nair
CEO & Country HeadJLL - India
Ramesh is the CEO & Country Head of JLL India. He is responsible for the overall direction, strategy and growth of the firm in India. JLL is largest real estate services firm in the country with more than 9,600 diverse professionals, with business revenues nearing INR 3,200 crores in 2017-18. JLL is also the market leader in terms of market share, revenues, profitability and team size for all the business lines in India. Prior to taking over the role of CEO & Country Head, he has held positions such as COO - India, MD - West India, India Head of Land, South India Markets Head, MD - Chennai, MD - Hyderabad and MD - Industrial.
Ritesh Vohra
Ritesh
Ritesh Vohra
Partner & Head - Real EstateInvestcorp
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 moved to Investcorp in early 2019 as a result of its acquisition of IDFC Alternatives’ Real Estate platform, and heads the real estate funds management business for India. Prior to Investcorp, Ritesh worked as a Partner with IDFC Alternatives and previously as an MD at real estate fund manager Saffron Advisors. He has been a past member of the CII National Committee on Real Estate. He is also a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, United Kingdom (RICS).
Rohtas Goel
Rohtas
Rohtas Goel
Chairman & MDOmaxe
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.
Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay
Sanjay Dutt
MD & CEOTata Realty & Infrastructure Limited
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.
Srini Sriniwasan
Srini
Srini Sriniwasan
CEO & Country HeadKotak Investments Advisors
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.
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