ABOUT K RAHEJA CORP

OVERVIEW

K Raheja Corp is a success story spanning six decades and stands today as one of India’s leading developers.

From exquisite residences to adaptive workplaces, skillfully created hotels and convention centers to outstanding retail destinations, the Company has made a significant impact on the evolution of modern-day living. K Raheja Corp delivers aspirational spaces with distinct characteristics and attributes, making each of its offerings inimitable. The Company has also been ahead of the curve in the green development sector. Pioneering the industries’ responsibility towards contributing to a green society, it signed a memorandum of understanding with the CII-Green Building Council to construct green buildings, back in 2007. Apart from its eco-friendly constructions, K Raheja Corp is committed to developing large, green expanses across the country. With its buildings certified in the categories of Gold and Platinum, it has been recognized with awards across prestigious forums.

Backed by the belief that ‘people are a company’s greatest asset and competitive advantage’, K Raheja Corp leads the way with exemplary HR policies, judiciously collated from the best across industries, to ensure employee engagement and fulfilment.

With the upsurge in the Indian real estate sector, K Raheja Corp is one of the main proponents that will level the playing field for India with other developed economies.

VISION AND VALUES

VISION

To be a trusted leader in the realty industry, as a creator of enduring experiences for customers, partners and employees alike. To create inspiring landmarks that push the limits of real estate and uncover new horizons of commercial and residential realty.

VALUES

CHANGE AND INNOVATION

CHANGE AND INNOVATION

Ideas before Results We believe in embracing change to stimulate creativity and ingenuity that is central to bringing new products and services for our clients.

CUSTOMER-CENTERICITY

CUSTOMER CENTERICITY

Strive to add value and inspire our customers because we recognize that they come to us by choice.

INTEGRITY

INTEGRITY

We uphold the highest standards of integrity in all of our actions.

COLLABORATION

COLLABORATION

Work as one “We harness differences and interdependencies to unleash the power of one.”

EFFICIENCY-AND-EXCELLENCE

EFFICIENCY AND EXCELLENCE

We focus on results, act with ambition to be operationally competitive.

RESPONSIBILITY

RESPONSIBILITY

We are willing to take responsibility for our actions and their impact.

KEY EMPLOYEES

PROMOTERS

Mr. Chandru Raheja

Chairman, K Raheja Corp

Mr. Chandru L Raheja is a well acknowledged authority and a doyen of the real estate industry. Over the 40 years in his chosen field, he has seen and helped the industry evolve to its present level of sophistication. It was his farsightedness and guidance that helped K Raheja Corp’s transition from being a real estate developer, to a well-diversified Corporate with successful businesses across the industries of retail, hospitality, retail development and leasing, while continuing to be an innovator and trendsetter in the core business of real estate.

Two of the marquee names in private I.T. parks such as Mindspace and Commerzone have been conceptualised and created during and under his leadership, both of which are now the foremost choices for office spaces of large MNCs entering the country.

Mr. Raheja has also steered the Company’s expansion into newer territories across India such as Pune, Ahmedabad, Baroda, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Coimbatore, Chennai and Goa. Apart from the various awards in the national and international arena, K Raheja Corp is also widely recognised for its contributions in the Green building space and its exemplary HR practices, both of which were encouraged and fostered by Mr. Raheja himself. The veteran has been bestowed with the very prestigious Hospitality industry award titled the ‘HIFI Hall of Fame Award’ in 2013; the extremely befitting ‘Lifetime Achievement Award by NDTV Property’ at their 2016 annual Property Awards ceremony; and the ‘10th CNBC Awaaz Real Estate Awards 2016’ - in recognition for the immeasurable contributions made to the real estate industry.

His leadership style has led to the development of a strong people-first culture in the company and also places a high value on giving back to environment. A philanthropist, Mr. Raheja has actively contributed towards society as a conscious corporate citizen. He is a trustee of the Diabetic Association of India, which specializes in the cure and care of diabetic patients at the S. L. Raheja Hospital in Mumbai. He is also the President of Sadhana Education society which runs L. S. Raheja College of Arts & Commerce located at Juhu, and is also associated with the L. S. Raheja School of Arts and Architecture at Bandra, Mumbai.

With far-sightedness and some of the best in class practices, Mr. C.L. Raheja has set the foundation for a rock solid future for the Group.

Mr. Ravi Raheja

Group President, K Raheja Corp

An Entrepreneur, and an MBA from the London Business School, Ravi has 23 years of comprehensive experience across real estate, retail and hospitality, right from the grassroots level to the C-suite. His multivariate experience and an inherent acumen for judging correctly has led him to spearhead business development for the Real Estate arm of the Group, and take it to greater heights. He also plays a key role in guiding the teams of finance, corporate strategy and planning, for the retail and hospitality divisions of the Company.

Fueled by his vast experience of over two decades in the industry, Ravi is actively involved in charting the future growth of K Raheja Corp and each of its businesses and has been a catalyst in the company’s evolution from a family owned business to a professionally managed and growing corporate.

A respected name in India Inc. Ravi is an active contributor to the industry through premier forums such as Indian Green Building Council, where he serves as the Chairman (Mumbai chapter), and is also a member of the World Economic Forum.

Known for his benevolence and an innate need to give back to the society, Ravi plays a key role in the group’s philanthropic initiatives through K. Raheja Foundation, Sadhana Education Society and S. L. Raheja Hospital.

Having built an excellent foundation Ravi spearheads the next phase of growth for the Group.

Mr. Neel Raheja

Group President, K Raheja Corp

Real estate scion, Neel Raheja began his odyssey with the family empire at the young age of 18. With a strong background in finance, a degree in Law from the Mumbai University, and an alumnus of the Harvard Business School, Boston, Massachusetts (OPM Program), Neel has extended the brand beyond the realms of real estate, into related areas. Working his way to the top, he has earned his place at the helm of the Company, scaling it to new heights.

K. Raheja Corp was already an established name in the real estate sector; however Neel had a larger vision for the firm and over the last 17 years, has piloted the diversification of the Group’s business from real estate development to retail and hospitality.

The Group President has been instrumental in setting up premium hotels in the country. A few notable luxury properties are The Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre, J W Marriott Hotel Juhu and Sahar, Whitefield Marriott, Bengaluru and Westin, Hyderabad.

Neel has also been the cornerstone in establishing the K Raheja Corp’s retail brands Shoppers Stop, Inorbit Mall, Crossword and HyperCity, working hand in hand with the best from the industry, growing each brand to where they stand today.

Perceiving the need for intelligent work spaces, he then brought to life ‘Mindspace’ IT Parks across India – currently present in Malad, Mumbai, HITEC City, Hyderabad and Airoli, Navi Mumbai.

A reputed and respected name in the industry, Neel chairs some of the most important committees that shape key industry developments. He is the Co-Chair at CII-National Committee on Real Estate and Housing, Vice Chairman of CORENET, an Advisory Committee member of MCHI-CREDAI, and the Chairman, India Chapter of APREA.

LEADERSHIP

Vinod Rohira
Managing Director Commercial
Real Estate & REIT

Kishore Bhatija
MD Real Estate Development


Sanjay Sethi
MD & CEO
Chalet Hotels Pvt Ltd

Rajneesh Mahajan
CEO
Inorbit Malls India Pvt. Ltd.

Nandlal Rohira
Legal Advisor


Ramesh Valecha
Executive Director Chalet Hotels


Sunil Hingorani
Director Finance


Arvind Prabhu
Director Business Development


Mohan Abichandani
Director Projects


Urvi Aradhya
CHRO


Shabbir Kanchwala
Sr. VP, Purchase Contracts &
Project Co-Ordination

Priyanka Keswani
Sr. VP, Taxation


Vishwas Dhumal
CEO , Industrial Infrastructure


Yasin Virani
Director, Corporate Finance, Tax & Accounts


HOLISTIC SOLUTIONS

Land Acquisition

Land sourcing and acquisition through active relationships with private landowners and government agencies

Approvals & Design

History of obtaining all approvals, including zoning and clean land titles In-house architects and designers evaluate and audit internal design inputs for refinement and execution

Project Delivery

Leverage relationships with vendors Focus on timely completion Focus on suitable design standards for each product type

Leasing & Sales

In-house leasing and sales teams Reverse inquiry from existing tenants Extensive relationships with high-credit quality tenants

PARTNERS

Plan And Design

Bentel Architect | Callison Architecture, Inc USA | Kiran Kapadia & Associates | P G Patki & Co. | RSP Architect Planners & Engineers (India) | RTKL, USA | Smallwood

Construction

Ahluwalia Constructions | Asia Engineering | Confide Creations | Consolidated Construction Consortium | Jain Engineers | L&T | Shapoorji Pallonji | Siddhivinayak Constructions

Facilities Management

CB Richard Ellis | Circular Aircon | Global Cooling | Jagdamba Securities | Kamal Enterprises | Knight Frank | OTIS | Pest Management Services | Sweep Tech | Tyco Engg Constructions | Unicom Infotel

Leasing And Selling

CB Richard Ellis | Colliers International | Cushman & Wakefield | DTZ | Eques | HDFC Reality | ICICI Home Search | Knight Frank 

Legal

DSK Legal Co.| Hairani & Co.| Wadia Ghandy & Co.

Acquisitions

Cushman & Wakefield | Jones Lang LaSalle | Knight Frank | Nevron

Other

Edifice Architects (interior) | LTW Design Works (interior) | ANJ Associates (interior) | Archdeep Interiors (interior) | Deva Interiors (interior) | Sterling Engineering Consultancy Services (structural) | Creative Kitchen Planners International SDN BHD, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (kitchen design) | P49 Design & Associates Co Ltd. | Belt Colins (landscaping) | Design Concepts (landscape architecture) | MVA Asia Ltd Hong Kong (traffic and transportation) | CQRA (construction audit)

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