June 25, 2020 11:00 am – 12:30 pm EST
Registration via ZOOM: https://harvard.zoom.us/j/97315753093
Mr Vinamra Srivastava is CEO, Business Parks at CapitaLand India, one of Asia’s largest diversified real estate groups, leading strategic growth of the firm’s office portfolio in India. CapitaLand is one of the leading foreign real estate players in India and has Assets Under Management of S$3.3 billion in the country, spread over 17.5 million sq ft across 6 cities. Vinamra oversees investments, development, operations, asset management and strategic planning for CapitaLand Group’s business parks in India, and leads the expansion and enhancement of the Group’s portfolio of assets in the country. He was previously based in Singapore heading Group Corporate Strategy & Development. He contributed to the successful Ascendas-Singbridge post-merger integration process and played a key leadership role to develop the India strategy. Vinamra has a long standing experience in strategy and operations across firms like Roland Berger, Arthur D Little, Cisco Systems and BCG, leading projects across Singapore, India, South East Asia, Middle East, Europe and Africa.
A MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad with a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of Pune, Vinamra is also an author of a sports fiction ‘Kiss the Lines’ and an avid badminton player.
CapitaLand Limited (CapitaLand) is one of Asia’s largest diversified real estate groups. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, it owns and manages a global portfolio worth S$131.9 billion as at 31 December 2019. CapitaLand’s portfolio spans across diversified real estate classes which includes commercial, retail; business park, industrial and logistics; integrated development, urban development; as well as lodging and residential. With a presence across more than 200 cities in over 30 countries, the Group focuses on Singapore and China as its core markets, while it continues to expand in markets such as India, Vietnam, Australia, Europe and the USA. CapitaLand has one of the largest real estate investment management businesses globally. It manages seven listed real estate investment trusts (REITs) and business trusts as well as over 20 private funds. Since it pioneered REITs in Singapore with the listing of CapitaLand Mall Trust in 2002, CapitaLand’s REITs and business trusts have expanded to include Ascendas Real Estate Investment Trust, CapitaLand Commercial Trust, Ascott Residence Trust, CapitaLand Retail China Trust, Ascendas India Trust and CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust. In India, CapitaLand currently has 17.5 million sq ft of commercial space comprising business and IT parks, industrial and logistics properties in Bangalore, Chennai, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Mumbai and Pune.