Co-founder, Hiranandani Group
Niranjan Hiranandani, is an Indian entrepreneur, co founder and managing director of Hiranandani Group, engaged in real estate business. Mr. Hiranandani is ranked among the top 100 richest Indian’s and Forbes global billionaires. He has virtually revolutionized the real estate industry in the country. A qualified Chartered Accountant, his first spark of recognition in the construction business came with the Group’s project at Versova, Andheri in the mid-eighties. Mr. Hiranandani is a Business Leader with a combination of qualities like sharp professional business acumen, concerned citizen with social awareness, Industry leader with up to date knowledge, and above all, ensuring that the company gives value to every Customer.
Some of his past achievements include drafting the State Policy for Slum Rehabilitation in Mumbai, which was designed to improve the wellbeing of over 6 million slum inhabitants; acting as a trustee of Nathdwara Temple; serving on the board of the Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO), an organization which distributes over US $ 3 billion per annum to help fund building homes for low income families; acting as an adviser to the Government of India on the Housing and Habitat Policy for over a decade; and serving as Chairman of Housing Committee of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), Chairman of Real Estate & Infrastructure Committee of Indian Merchant Chambers (IMC).