India GRI 2018 Real EstateMumbai, 11 - 12 September

Overview

India GRI is a get-together of senior international and local real estate investors, lenders and developers active in India. The collegial discussions enable you to interact and engage - much like an after-dinner conversation in your own living room. Identify like-minded peers, build relationships, and continue the conversation afterwards.

Advisory Board Members
Aditya BhargavaAditya BhargavaSenior Portfolio ManagerAbu Dhabi Investment Authority
Ambar MaheshwariAmbar MaheshwariCEO, Private Equity FundsIndiabulls Asset Management
Anshul SinghalAnshul SinghalCEOEmbassy Industrial Parks
Avinash SuleAvinash SuleDirectorQatar Investment Authority
Avnish SinghAvnish SinghMD & Country Head IndiaTishman Speyer
Irfan RazackIrfan RazackChairman & Managing DirectorPrestige Group
Kamal KhetanKamal KhetanChairman and Managing DirectorSunteck Realty Limited
Kaushik DesaiKaushik DesaiExecutive DirectorWalton Street India Real Estate Advisors Pvt. Ltd.
Manoj MendaManoj MendaCorporate ChairmanRMZ Corp
Mohit MalhotraMohit MalhotraManaging Director & CEOGodrej Properties
Naresh NaikNaresh NaikFounder and CEOIREP Credit Capital
Nipun SahniNipun SahniPartner and Head of Real EstateApollo Global Management India
Niranjan HiranandaniNiranjan HiranandaniCo-Founder & MDHiranandani Developers
Raj MendaRaj MendaCorporate ChairmanRMZ Corp
Ritesh VohraRitesh VohraPartner Real EstateIDFC
Rohtas GoelRohtas GoelChairman & MDOmaxe
Sanjay DuttSanjay DuttCEO India Operations and Private FundsAscendas Singbridge India
Sanjaya GuptaSanjaya GuptaManaging DirectorPNB Housing Finance Limited (PNBHFL)
Srinath SridharanSrinath SridharanMember - Group Management CouncilWadhawan Holdings
S. SriniwasanS. SriniwasanDirectorKotak Investment Advisors Limited-Kotak Realty Fund (KRF)
Sunil RohokaleSunil RohokaleCEO & Managing DirectorASK Group
Vikas OberoiVikas OberoiOwner- Chairman & Managing DirectorOberoi Realty Limited
Yash GuptaYash GuptaFounder & ChairmanYG Real Estate
Aditya Bhargava
Senior Portfolio Manager
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
UAE
Segment: Sovereign Wealth Fund
Biography:
Aditya Bhargava Investment Manager - Asia Pacific ADIA UAE
Ambar Maheshwari
CEO, Private Equity Funds
Indiabulls Asset Management
INDIA
Segment: Asset Management
Biography:
Ambar looks after the Private Equity business with a focus on Real estate at Indiabulls AMC. A Chartered Accountant, Ambar brings with him substantial deal-making and structuring experience in the Real Estate sector. Prior to joining Indiabulls AMC, Ambar was associated with JLL as Managing Director, where he successfully ran five businesses including Corporate Finance, Education, Healthcare and Social Housing, Special Development Initiatives and Infrastructure. He had worked with DTZ for over five years profitably leading the Investment Advisory business for India and set up the firm’s presence in West India for other service lines. His non real estate stints as an investment banker included IL&FS, Ambit Corporate Finance and KPMG”.
Anshul Singhal
CEO
India
Segment: Structural-Steel Solutions
Biography:
Anshul Singhal, CEO of Embassy Industrial Parks, is spearheading the development of modern industrial and logistics warehousing spaces in close proximity to leading consumer and industrial centres across India. Anshul has over 12 years of leadership experience in the fields of Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Real Estate. This includes stints as a founding member & Director of JSW Severfield Structures Limited and previously founding CEO of JSW Building Systems Ltd. He is experienced in industry, trade, construction and international business transactions. Anshul enjoys the art of salesmanship and believes it to be his primary passion. He is also a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
Avinash Sule
Director
Qatar Investment Authority
India
Segment: Investment Advisory
Biography:
Avinash has been associated with the Qatar Investment Authority (Advisory Pvt Ltd) for the past 9 years, heading their India Office. He leads the investment efforts in Private Equity and Public Equities across sectors and has been actively involved in Real Estate investment strategies such as residential equity, debt and commercial office.
Avnish Singh
MD & Country Head India
India
Biography:
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
Chairman & Managing Director
Prestige Group
INDIA
Biography:
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
Chairman and Managing Director
Biography:

Kamal Khetan, CMD Sunteck Realty Ltd. is a first generation entrepreneur who founded the Group in 2000. His vision is depicted in being the foremost to anticipate an opportunity in the premium residential space of 4 acres in India’s most promising commercial hub - Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai. These high end properties of BKC today hosts the top business honchos making it one of the most prestigious and Iconic project in the country. Mr.Khetan has also identified places like Goregaon & Airoli and invested to develop spaces to cater the needs of the customers. Under his Leadership, Sunteck Realty today manages a development portfolio catering to the ultra-luxurious and Premium segment of over 23 mn.sq.ft spread across 25 projects.

Kaushik Desai
Executive Director
Mumbai | INDIA
Segment: Investment Manager
Biography:
Kaushik Desai is currently Executive Director of Walton Street India, handling key relationships. He is responsible for helping evaluate new investment opportunities and instrumental in structuring the transactions. He is a Chartered Accountant and a Company Secretary and has a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the Mumbai University
Manoj Menda
Corporate Chairman
Biography:
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
Managing Director & CEO
Mumbai | India
Segment: Developer
Biography:
Mohit Malhotra is Managing Director and CEO of Godrej Properties Limited (GPL).  Mohit 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 since 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. During his tenure as 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.
Naresh Naik
Founder and CEO
IREP Credit Capital
INDIA
Biography:
Naresh serves as the CEO of IREP Credit Capital, a Non Banking Finance Company registered with the Reserve Bank of India with lending operations in India. He also serves as the CEO of IREP Opportunities Holdings, an investment fund based out of Mauritius that invests in Indian opportunities. Prior to this, Naresh was the Country Head of Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing in India. Naresh managed 7 investments totalling US$750MM of equity with a total asset value of US$2,500MM. He served on the Board of Oberoi Realty (OBER:IN), Panchshil Realty and Mantri Realty. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Naresh was heading Asset Management for Lehman Brothers Real Estate Partners (LBREP) in India from 2007-2009.
Nipun Sahni
Partner and Head of Real Estate
Apollo Global Management India
INDIA
Segment: Investor
Biography:
Nipun joined Apollo in 2015 in AGRE Delhi and is responsible for Real Estate Investments in India. Prior to that time, Nipun was the Founder of Rezone Investment Advisors from March 2011 to April 2015. Prior to that, Nipun was a Managing Director in the Real Estate Investment Group at Merrill Lynch from 2006 to 2010. Prior that Nipun was a Managing Director at GE Capital, India. Nipun currently serves on the advisory boards of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors in India. Nipun previously served on the APREA & USIBC Committees. Nipun graduated in Commerce from Delhi University with a B.Com. degree and received his Masters degree in Finance from the MFC Program at University of Delhi.
Niranjan Hiranandani
Co-Founder & MD
Hiranandani Developers
INDIA
Raj Menda
Corporate Chairman
India
Biography:
Raj Menda is the Co-Owner & Corporate Chairman of RMZ Corp. RMZ Corp is one of the most successful South Asian real estate development firms, with an unmatched portfolio in India. The organization has developed, acquired and holds an interest in over 20 M sft of commercial office properties. Its prestigious and prolific portfolio includes over $ 4 billion in real estate assets. Headquartered in Bangalore, RMZ Corp has continued to grow through new markets, new partnerships and new capabilities. It has established partnerships with marquee investors including Qatar Investment Authority which helps fuel RMZ's significant growth potential. Raj is the first Indian to be the Chairman on the Jury of the Urban Land Institute-Awards for Excellence.
Ritesh Vohra
Partner Real Estate
IDFC
India
Segment: Funds Management
Biography:
Ritesh has over 16 years of experience in real estate investing and real estate development advisory. He joined IDFC in late 2011 and is part of the Real Estate Investments group. His primary focus is on building and managing the real estate funds management business at IDFC Alternatives. He is also responsible for overseeing the investment and asset management processes for the fund portfolio. Prior to joining IDFC, Ritesh worked as a managing director at real estate fund manager Saffron Advisors, which was later acquired by IL&FS. He also worked with several advisory firms including JLL. He is a member of the CII National Committee on Real Estate and Housing. He is also a member of the RICS and sits on the RICS India Committee
Rohtas Goel
Chairman & MD
Omaxe
Biography:
Rohtas Goel, Chairman and Managing Director-Omaxe Ltd., is a leading name in the real estate industry in India. Rohtas founded Omaxe 25years back and has steered the group to an unprecedented height. In 2007, Omaxe got listed on Indian bourses (BSE and NSE) and within a short span, the company emerged as one of the largest real estate companies marked by some renowned and highly appreciated projects. Omaxe has delivered over 101 million sq. ft. in both real estate and construction contracting and the group is presently executing 39 real estate projects across various verticals. Today, the group has its presence in 27 cities and 8 states like Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Delhi.
Sanjay Dutt
CEO India Operations and Private Funds
Ascendas Singbridge India
Biography:
Sanjay has over 22 years of experience in the real estate business in India and spearheaded major strategies across cities. As CEO of Ascendas-Singbridge’s India Operations and Private Funds, Sanjay is involved in strategic planning and in expanding and enhancing the Group’s portfolio of assets in the country. His role is to develop and manage commercial real estate developments and investments under private funds and Group’s balance sheet, which includes IT parks/ SEZ’s, Industrial and Integrated Developments. Sanjay holds a Bachelor's degree in Commerce, Accounting & Business Management from Delhi University, India and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Marketing and Human Resource from the International Management Institute, New Delhi, India.
Sanjaya Gupta
Managing Director
PNB Housing Finance Limited (PNBHFL)
Srinath Sridharan
Member - Group Management Council
Wadhawan Holdings
INDIA
S. Sriniwasan
Director
Mumbai | INDIA
Sunil Rohokale
CEO & Managing Director
ASK Group
INDIA
Biography:
Sunil Rohokale, founder of the Private equity real estate practice at ASK, is currently Chief Executive and Managing Director of ASK Group, renowned for its strong research based investment management, asset management, private equity, wealth advisory and multifamily office business. Mr. Rohokale is responsible for the vision of ASK group and spearheads the strategy of the group, which manages Rs 180 Bn (US$ 3 Bn) assets under management in equities, real estate and advisory.
Vikas Oberoi
Owner- Chairman & Managing Director
Mumbai | INDIA
Biography:
Mr. Vikas Oberoi is the Chairman and Managing Director of Oberoi Realty Ltd. He is involved in the formulation of corporate strategy and management and concentrates on the growth and diversification plans of the company. HQ in Mumbai, Oberoi Realty is one of India’s leading real estate development companies. While it’s primary focus is on residential projects, the company today has a diversified portfolio covering key segments of the real estate market like office space, retail, hospitality and social infrastructure verticals. Through it’s developments Oberoi Realty seeks to create environments and spaces that enhance the quality of lives of it’s customers. Mr. Oberoi has more than two decades of experience in the real estate industry
Yash Gupta
Founder & Chairman
YG Real Estate
INDIA
Segment: Investor - Developer
Biography:

Yash Gupta Senior Managing Director and Country Head Before being MD @ HINES he has served as the CEO of Silverglades, a mid-sized Indian real estate developer. In the 90's he ran his family's business, Doorvani Cables - a manufacturer of telecommunication ancillaries. He was a consultant with McKinsey & Company in New York (and New Delhi) for 5 years and Pricewaterhouse Coopers in Chicago for 2 years. He has Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School, Boston and Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh.

Format

NOT YOUR TYPICAL CONFERENCE


A GRI is a get together of senior international and local real estate investors, developers and lenders. The discussion format enables you to interact with everyone in the room. Quickly find the right partners for your business, build high value relationships, and continue the conversation afterwards.


FORMAT
GRI has no speakers, no presentations. Instead, you have a selection of closed-door discussions where everyone can participate. Much like a conversation in your own living room, the dynamic environment allows you to engage with your peers in an informal and collegial setting.

 

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PARTICIPATE AS A DELEGATE

Delegate slots are available for anyone senior currently active in real estate. Immerse yourself in a dynamic environment of informal group discussions where everybody participates. Discuss the latest opportunities, challenges and trends with top level decision makers. 

PARTICIPATE AS A DISCUSSION CO-CHAIR

Available exclusively to senior-level investors, developers and lenders that confirm their participation in advance, chairing a discussion at India GRI is a way of attending while enjoying greater visibility, reduced rates and other benefits.

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The GRI has a limited number of commercial packages available and our sponsorship team will be happy to tailor a package to ensure you maximise your return on investment. Enquire about Sponsorship

JOIN INDUSTRY LEADERS AS A CO-CHAIR


Available selectively to senior-level Investors, Developers and Lenders confirmed in advance, co-chairing is a way of attending while enjoying greater visibility, reduced rates and other benefits.


As a discussion Co-chair you do no more and no less than anyone else. Just bring your experience and opinions. Discussion co-chairs are featured in the marketing brochure, profiled on the website and event program book, and enjoy reduced rates to attend.


Each discussion has a limited number of places and these fill up fast.

If you are interested in co-chairing, please contact

Airton Medeiros
Global Vice President
+44 (0)20 3286 9664  | [email protected]

 

Timetable

Tuesday, September 11

13:00 - 14:00 Registration & Networking


14:00 - 15:00 Keynote Talkshow


15:00 - 15:30 Networking break


15:30 - 16:30 Discussions


16:30 - 17:00 Networking Break


17:00 - 18:00 Discussions


18:00 - 19:00 Networking Drinks


19:00 - 21:00 Dinner

Wednesday, September 12

09:00 - 10:00 Check-in and Networking


10:00 - 11:00 Discussions


11:00 - 11:30 Networking break


11:30 - 12:30 Discussions


12:30 - 14:00 Networking Lunch


14:00 - 15:00 Discussions


15:00 - 16:00 Farewell Refreshments

Airton Medeiros

Airton Medeiros

Global Vice President

+55 (19) 3203-0645

[email protected]
Airton Medeiros
+55 (19) 3203-0645
Global Vice President
GRI Club
About:

Airton Medeiros is the Global Vice President. He has extensive experience in real estate and infrastructure, having served for eight years in intelligence and strategies for this market. He also has a wide network of relationships and extensive knowledge of funding strategies as well as real estate structuring.

He has a degree in International Relations and an MBA in Management and Strategic Innovation, as well as extension courses at Berkeley University and MIT.

Related events
Past participants include
Aditya BhargavaAditya BhargavaSenior Portfolio ManagerAbu Dhabi Investment Authority
Jaspreet ShahpuriJaspreet ShahpuriInvestment ManagerAbu Dhabi Investment Authority
Ajay MunotAjay MunotChief Executive OfficerAdani Enterprises Ltd
Maneesh YadavManeesh YadavCEOAditya Birla Real Estate
Ashish AgarwalAshish AgarwalDirectorAditya Developers
Suresh MaramreddySuresh MaramreddyPrincipalAGM India Advisors
T. Chitty BabuT. Chitty BabuChairman & CEOAkshaya
Udit AminUdit AminDirectorAlembic Ltd. (Real Estate Division)
Rushabh DesaiRushabh DesaiCEO Allianz Real Estate Asia PacificAllianz Real Estate Asia Pacific
Devashish GuptaDevashish GuptaDirector InvestmentsAllianz Real Estate GmbH, Asia Pacific Branch
S. Aadarsh SuranaS. Aadarsh SuranaManaging DirectorAmarprakash Developers
Arjun Singh GehlotArjun Singh GehlotDirectorAmbience Pvt Ltd

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Aditya Bhargava
Senior Portfolio Manager
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
UAE
Segment: Sovereign Wealth Fund
Biography:
Aditya Bhargava Investment Manager - Asia Pacific ADIA UAE
Jaspreet Shahpuri
Investment Manager
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
Ajay Munot
Chief Executive Officer
Adani Enterprises Ltd
Maneesh Yadav
CEO
Aditya Birla Real Estate
INDIA
Biography:
Mr Maneesh Yadav, CEO Real estate Investment Advisory of Birla Sunlife Asset Management Company Limited (BSLAMC), has over 20 years of diversified experience in Banking & Financial services in India of which last 5 years has been in commercial real estate. Mr Maneesh has been Aditya Birla Financial services Group since December 2011 and has spearheaded his foray into Mortgages & Commercial Real estate business. He had started Real estate lending business at Aditya Birla Finance ltd and built a fast growing and robust business with a book size of $ 1Bn.Maneesh is currently managing Aditya Birla Real Estate Fund with approx. investments of $ 220mn
Ashish Agarwal
Director
Aditya Developers
India
Biography:
After joining Agarwal Associates Group in 2003, sales & delivery has not been an issue for Aditya Builders due to Ashish’s versatile approach of handling all situations. Ashish is leading the overall marketing & construction of our group involving more than 2000 people (employed directly & outsourced). Business Innovation is the need of the industry owing to the competition this sector is facing & Ashish has always introduced products which has given Agarwal Associates Group the edge in the market. On the project front Ashish’s recent Inspiration is PM Modi’s Vision for Housing for all, being in real estate he wants to contribute maximum to this vision with innovative products & latest construction technologies.
Suresh Maramreddy
Principal
AGM India Advisors
INDIA
Segment: Investor
Biography:
Suresh 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 real estate private equity, portfolio analytics, strategy and research. His transaction experience in India includes executing deals in office, residential, serviced apartments and hotel assets. Prior to joining Apollo in 2010, he was a Vice President with Citi Property Investors (“CPI”) Asia Pacific where he was responsible for acquisition and management of real estate investments in India. Prior to joining CPI Asia Pacific in 2005, 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. Prior to joining CPI in 2003, he was with Property & Portfolio Research (“PPR”), Boston. He has an M.B.A. from Clemson University in South Carolina, USA and holds a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India. He is also a CFA charter holder.
T. Chitty Babu
Chairman & CEO
Akshaya
Biography:
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Udit Amin
Director
Alembic Ltd. (Real Estate Division)
Rushabh Desai
CEO Allianz Real Estate Asia Pacific
Allianz Real Estate Asia Pacific
Biography:
Rush Desai heads the Asia‐Pacific hub at Allianz Real Estate GmbH. He is a member of the Allianz Real Estate Executive Committee as well as the Investment Committee. Rush is leading the expansion of the Allianz Real Estate across key markets like China, India, South East Asia, Australia and Japan. He has worked for Lone Star Funds since 2015 focusing on real estate investments in the South Asian region. Prior to that, he had 12+ years of diverse global experience with General Electric Company (“GE”) in positions of increasing leadership and management responsibilities. During his tenure at GE Capital Real Estate Asia‐Pacific, he led over USD $10 billion of transactions across a range of equity and debt assets.
Devashish Gupta
Director Investments
Allianz Real Estate GmbH, Asia Pacific Branch
Biography:
Over 19 years of experience in asset management, deal structuring & due diligence in equity/ credit for real estate, technology, energy, education, logistics, and healthcare across Asia Pacific deals. $ 3.6 B in co-investments made / capital raised from global institutional investors and family offices. Most recently Director of Investments at Essel Investment Managers, Singapore. Earlier, Vice President at Mizuho Financial Group of Japan investing in PE funds in India, China, SE Asia • MBA from Henry B Tippie School of Management, University of Iowa, USA, B. Tech. from NIT, Kurukshetra India.
S. Aadarsh Surana
Managing Director
Amarprakash Developers
India
Arjun Singh Gehlot
Director