Celebrating Brilliance: Realty+ Conclave & Excellence Awards 2020: West
Realty+ has once again proved that hard work reaps results by successfully hosting the Virtual Edition of the 12th Realty+ Conclave & Excellence Awards 2020 | WEST. The event held on Oct 09, 2020 brought together stalwarts from the real estate industry and kick started with an encouraging keynote by, Dr Annurag Batra, Editor-in-Chief & Chairman of exchange4media Group & BusinessWorld.
The event powered by Greatwhite Global Pvt. Ltd with official virtual event partner Almond Virtex, showcased the real estate industry’s resilience during these unprecedented times.
The first session moderator by the ever enthusiastic Anuj Puri, Chairman Anarock Group was titled Last Mile Funding & Realty Revival. The speakers were Sunil Rohokale, Managing Director & CEO, ASK Group; Irfan Kazi, Chief Investment Officer, SWAMIH Investment Fund – I, SBICap Ventures Ltd., Sharad Mittal, Executive Director & CEO, Motilal; Dev Santani, MD – Brookfield Special Investments, Brookfield Asset Management; Kaushik Desai, Executive Director, Walton Street India, Amit Goenka, Managing Director & CEO, Nisus Finance & Investment Managers | Nisus Fincorp Private Limited, Anuranjan Mohnot, Founder, Managing Director & CEO, Lumos Alternate Investment Advisors Pvt. Ltd.
The second panel of the E-conclave was titled Mumbai Housing Market: The Suburbs Beckon moderated by Ramesh Nair, Country Head & CEO, JLL India with panellists Chintan Sheth, Director, Ashwin Sheth Group, Dhaval Ajmera, Director, Ajmera Group of Companies, Jaideep Gandhi, Founder, Another Idea, Mani Rangarajan, Group COO, Housing.com, Makaan.com, Proptiger.com, Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, Co-Founder & Managing Director, Hiranandani Communities and President, NAREDCO & ASSOCHAM, Shailesh Puranik, Managing Director, Puranik Builders Ltd.
The third session of the day revolved around Mumbai Commercial Realty: Demand & Investments and was moderated by Neeraj Bansal, Partner & COO, India Global & Head Corridors (ASEAN, HK), KPMG in India with speakers Amit Ramani, Founder & CEO, Awfis Space Solutions Private Limited; Ambar Maheshwari, CEO, Indiabulls Asset Management; Sunny Bijlani, Joint Managing Director, Supreme Universal, Vivek Chandy, Joint Managing Partner, J. Sagar Associates (JSA); Ravi Ahuja, Head – Commercial Business, L&T Realty.
The final panel discussion titled Urban Planning & Changing Design Sensibilities was moderated by Gurjot Bhatia, Managing Director – Project Management Group, CBRE India, Middle East and North Africa and had speakers Anubhav Gupta, Business Head Vikhroli, Head CSR & Sustainability, Founder, GPL Design Studio, Godrej Properties, Prof. Charanjit Singh Shah, Founding Principal, Creative Group, Jayant Vaitha, Director & Head Design Services, Colliers International India, Pankaj Dharkar, Director, Pankaj Dharkar & Associates, National Chairman – GEM Council, ASSOCHAM, Rahul Kadri, Partner & Principal Architect, IMK Architects & Vijay Wadhwa, Founder and MD, The Wadhwa Group.
The power packed E-conclave came to an end with an energetic fireside conversation between Anuj Puri, Chairman Anarock Group & Khushru Jijina, MD, Piramal Capital & Housing Finance Ltd.
The glittering awards evening commenced with felicitation segment. Ar. Hafeez Contractor, Founder & Principal, Architect Hafeez Contractor (AHC) received the Realty+ Lifetime Achievement Award for his tremendous contribution to the industry. Dr Niranjan Hiranandani, MD Hiranandani Group presented him the felicitation and extended his best wishes.
The exuberant Red Carpet Walk of Winners of Realty+ Excellence Awards, 2020 – WEST saw the leaders and new comers of the real estate industry being felicitated for their outstanding efforts and achievements.
The winners of the evening were:
- Iconic Project of the Year- Godrej Properties for Godrej Boulevard & VTP Realty for VTP Bel Air (Township Codename Blue Waters)
- Commercial Project of the year- Brookfield Properties for Equinox
- Luxury Project of the Year- Piramal Realty for Piramal Mahalaxmi
- Most Environment-Friendly Commercial Space- Raheja Corp for Mindspace West
- Realty+ Excellence Awards, the award for Developer of the Year – Residential- Hiranandani Group
- Developer of the Year – Township- VTP Realty
- Excellence in Delivery- Supreme Universal
- Design Project of the Year- The Wadhwa Group for Atmosphere, O2
- Integrated Township Project of the Year- Kolte Patil Developers for Life Republic
- Residential Project of the Year- Sheetal Infrastructure for Sheetal Westpark Residency & Nyati Group for Nyati Evolve
- IT Park Project of the Year- Amar Builders & Developers for Amar Madhuban Tech Park
- Themed Project of the Year- Gera Developments for Gera’s River of Joy, Goa & Provident Housing for Adora De Goa by Provident
- Industrial Project of the Year- Embassy Industrial Parks for Embassy Industrial Park, Chakan
- Residential Complex of the Year- Mahalaxmi Developers for Zen Estate
- Mixed-Use Project of the Year- Prestige Group for Prestige Ocean Crest
- Most Environment-Friendly Residential Space- Godrej Properties for Godrej Park Greens & Godrej Forest Grove
- Best Interior Design – Residential- Kalpataru for Kalpataru Magnus
- Developer of the Year – Commercial- Brookfield Properties
- Prop-Tech Brand of the Year- Sell.Do
- Ultra Luxury-Lifestyle Project of the Year- Amar Builders & Developers for Amar Westview
- Excellence in Customer Service- Gera Developments for GeraWorld® App
- Digital Marketing Campaign of the Year- Amura Marketing Technologies for Premium Living Meets Convenience Campaign for Rama Metro Life
- Project Launch of the Year- Nyati Group for Nyati Enthral (न्याती एंत्रोल)
- Architectural Firm of the Year- DSP Design Associates
- Architectural Design of the Year – Residential- Supreme Universal for Supreme Estia, Pune
- Luxury Interiors of the Year- Imagination Inc for 24K Stargaze
- Project/Construction Management Firm of the Year- Turner Project Management India
- Integrated Brand Campaign of the Year- Nyati Group for Sabse Pehle Apna Ghar Campaign
- Advertising Agency of the Year- Amura Marketing Technologies
- CXO of the Year Award- Sachin Bhandari, CEO, VTP Realty