Pirojsha Godrej takes over the reins of Godrej Properties

Mumbai: Godrej group chairman Adi Godrej's son and executive director of Godrej Properties, Pirojsha, has taken over the reigns of the company as the managing director and chief executive officer from today.

Godrej, a Wharton Business School graduate with a Masters in Business Administration from Columbia Business School, has been closely involved in the strategy and operations of GPL since he joined the company in 2004. He was appointed as the executive director in 2008.

 Pirojsha Godrej takes over the reins of Godrej Properties

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Godrej takes over from Milind Korde, the current managing director, who resigned on 31 March citing personal reasons. He will stay on as Senior Adviser to the company. Currently, Pirojsha Godrej also serves on the boards of Godrej Realty, Godrej Waterside Properties and Godrej Developers.

V Srinivasan, who is currently Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary at Godrej Industries, will also take over as the Executive Director of GPL from today.

Godrej Properties, a flagship company of the Godrej group was established in 1990. It was the first real estate company to have an ISO certification. Currently it is operational in 12 cities in India. The company's upcoming development covers 74 million square feet.

PTI

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Updated Date: Dec 20, 2014 07:26:47 IST