• Provide a platform for senior real estate professionals to meet
  • Identify reforms needed which will enable the healthy functioning of the real estate private equity asset classes in India
  • Guide and advise the preparation of representations to various Government and regulatory bodies
  • Organise meetings, including meetings with regulators, and events to promote the asset class
  • Any other purpose as may be decided by the Council from time to time to further the real estate asset classes in India


  1. Chair: Nipun Sahni, Partner, Apollo Global Management
  2. Co-Chair: Vipul Roongta, Managing Director & CEO, HDFC Capital Advisors
  3. Amit Diwan, Managing Director & Country Head, Hines
  4. Anish Saraf, Managing Director, Warburg Pincus
  5. Ankur Gulati, Portfolio Manager, CPPIB
  6. Ashish Singh, Partner; Real Estate, Actis
  7. Avnish Singh, Managing Director, India Country Head, Tishman Speyer
  8. Bhairav Dalal, Partner and Leader, Real Estate Tax, PwC India
  9. Dev Santani, Senior Vice President, Brookfield
  10. Naresh Nadkarni, CIO, HDFC Property Ventures
  11. Nishant Parikh, Partner, Trilegal
  12. Puneet Bhatia, Senior Director, ICICI Ventures
  13. Saurabh Gupta, Fund Manager – Real Estate, IIFL
  14. Sharad Mittal, CEO, Motilal Oswal Real Estate
  15. Sunir Ramchandani, Head - Construction Finance & Asset Monetization, ICICI Bank
  16. Vikas Chimakurthy, CEO – Realty Funds, Kotak Realty Fund
  17. Yesh Nadkarni, Managing Director, Real Estate KKR