Project Head - Hospitality
Real Estate Development Professional with 27 plus years of experience in Real Estate Development Projects & Construction Management. My involvement with a project usually covers all the stages of project life cycle, starting from feasibility, design development, procurement, project management & handing over.
Vast expertise in conceptualizing & managing 5-Star Hotel Projects & Real Estate Development Projects in India, the Sultanate of Oman & Dubai.
Working as Project Head Hospitality with Synergy Colliers PMC, since Jan 17 / currently working on 630 keys development, for Hilton …..base build works are complete – facade works are ongoing & finishing woks will commence shortly – target handover third quarter 2021. Completed one 1.50 million square feet mixed use development, in Bangalore, consisting of 230 keys 5 Star Deluxe Hotel & 148 Nos. Luxury Apartments for Four Seasons @ Project Cost of INR. 750 Cr. Project design is by Yabu Pushelberg from Canada. My direct responsibilities included construction management inclusive of all fit out / MEP works, post award contract management, design development/ coordination, initiating procurement packages as per baseline schedule & cost control.
- 175 Rooms, 5 – Star Deluxe Hotel in Delhi in 1992-95; Park Royal Hotel-A franchise with Southern Pacific Hotel Corporation, from Australia. Served as In-charge of Public Area Finishing.
- 145 Rooms, 5 – Star Heritage Hotel at Jodhpur & 110 Rooms, 5 – Star Resort Hotel at Jaisalmer in 1995-98; 5- Star Hotels were developed by Taj Group of Hotels in traditional Jodhpuri Style of Architecture at Jodhpur & consisting of cluster houses (Dhanis) in stone & mud and in traditional Jaisalmeri style of architecture at Jaisalmer. Served as a Project Coordinator.
· Real Estate Projects at Oman in Dec’98 –Dec’08.
- Gold Market / Office Complex at Muscat; The first Gold Market in Muscat, built in traditional Omani style, deriving its elements from a traditional Souq (Market) & premium office space above the Gold Market.
- 20 Nos. Premium Quality 3 / 4 Bedroom Villas.
- Commercial / Residential Apartment Blocks; (100 plus units in 2 blocks, 1st block was completed in 9 months).
- 4500 square meters of Retail Shopping Mall in Mar’07.
- 175 Rooms 4-Star Deluxe Hotel Project with International Operators. (Park Inn Muscat got acclaimed as Benchmark Hotel for Middle East Developments.)
- 7500 square meters of Prime Office Space in 2006.
· Real Estate Projects in Dubai Jan 09 – to Dec 17…..
- 400,000 square feet, Residential Tower in Dubai Marina – 2010.
- 420,000 square feet, Residential Tower in Dubai Marina – 2014.
- 535 pax high end hospitality outlet at DIFC, Dubai - 2015.
- 5 Nos. Mid Market Residential Projects, Dubai Silicon Oasis – 700,000 square feet (app) - 2017
January 2017 to date
- 230 keys Four Seasons – delivered
- 630 key business hotel – Hilton / target delivery third quarter 2021
1992 B.E. (Civil) from Pune University.
IT Forte: Conversant with MS-Office, Projects & AutoCAD.