With economic activities slowly getting back on track, real estate activities, especially commercial real estate, are expected to pick up pace. Accordingly, professional movements in the sector too are increasing. Here is the list of some important professional movements in the real estate sector.
Gurmeet Verma, MRICS has been promoted as Senior General Manager at Colliers International. Gurmeet has 20 years of diversified experience in setting up Industrial projects like ware house/production & food park, automobile stockyard, heavy automobile industry, bulk drug production units, high end interior projects. Gurmeet is BTech in civil engineering from Rajasthan Vidyapeeth University and holds OPGP from NICMAR.
Capt Niren Kumar, M.R.I.C.S is now Head, Real Estate & Facilities Concentrix India ASEAN & ANZ. Capt Kumar has 3 decades of experience in corporate real estate services and management of industrial and office assets. He is an Arts Graduate from Osmania University.
Piyali Dasgupta, an SCMP® certified professional, has been promoted as Director, Marketing & Corporate Communications at Knight Frank India. Piyali is an experienced marketing and communications professional with a demonstrated track record of over 20 years. Piyali is MA from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi, holds Advanced Diploma in Marketing Management degree from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and also holds Masters degree in Marketing Management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies.
Praveen Vasudeva, MRICS, MCR has joined IBM as their Director for Global Real Estate (GRE) -APAC & Japan. Before joining IBM, Vasudeva was Country Head -India Global Real Estate & Facilities at SAP. He has nearly two decades of experience in Project Management and managing real estate transactions. Vasudeva is B.E. in civil engineering from Bangalore University and has done an EGMP from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore.
Siddharth Taparia has been appointed as Global Chief Marketing Officer at JLL. He will be responsible for the company’s global marketing strategy and will oversee all marketing activities worldwide. Prior to JLL, Taparia was the Senior Vice President and Global Head of Corporate Brand and Experience Marketing at SAP. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya in Bhopal before moving to the United States to earn his master’s degree from Texas A&M University.
Sujit Edlabadkar has been appointed as Global Real Estate Project Manager at Sensia Global. He will be responsible for all worldwide Sensia controlled facilities, and sub-let facilities with Sensia Parents and 3rd Parties. Sujit has about 24 years’ experience in supply chain, facility & real estate management. Sujit is an MBA from Pune University, a Certified Facility Manager from International Facility Management Association, USA and is currently pursuing Master of Corporate Real Estate from CORENET.