Chief Executive Officer,Redwoods Group
Ashley is a veteran in the Realty Sector with more than 30 years of experience with specialization in Corporate Real Estate. As a visionary and a true leader, he is spearheading the Redwoods Group’s initiatives across the country alongside the company's foray in its overseas tie-ups. He is the powerhouse of the Team ranked as an enigmatic persona and a notable highflier in Bengaluru Real Estate.
He is the Joint Secretary of Confederation of Real Estate Agents of India (CREA).Prior to Redwoods, he has achieved great milestones with Colliers International where he handled some of the largest Build to Suit and Corporate Leasing Transactions.He has also served as a Valuable Assets & Disposition Strategist and an Advisor, with specialization in surplus land and buildings for many renowned national level trusts, including both corporate and government agencies. He is also well-known for his integral role in the expansions of many reputed firms like Columbia Asia Hospitals, CNBC, Vikram logistics, TNT, AIG, ABN, Standard Chartered Bank, GE, PVR, and HSBC, to name a few.
Managing Director,Redwoods Group
Anuj Nautiyal, Managing Director of Redwoods Group, is an established industrialist and a member of RICS; he launched the Redwoods Group in the year 2006. He has an experience of more than 15 years in the Real Estate Industry with expertise in transaction accounting to more than 15 Mn Sq.ft. of Commercial Real Estate in more than 7 cities across India.
Redwoods Group has thrived under his lead and guidance by further expanding its list of major clientele including the likes of Fidelity Investments, Embassy Group, Colt, Unitech, Marvel, Vaishnavi Infrastructure, Jain Heights, Valdel, and Valmark. He spearheaded the collaboration of Redwoods Group with BNP Paribas Real Estate in the year 2008 where he directed the BNPPRE Operations as its MD & CEO. He skillfully made possible the successful exit of Redwoods from this joint venture in 2010.
He is well-known for his pivotal role in structuring the acquisition of Vikas Telecom Ltd. by Embassy Group for an enterprise valuation of INR 2000Cr. This is considered as the second largest real estate transaction ever in the history of Indian Real Estate. Prior to establishing Redwoods, Anuj has worked for JLL at various levels.
Managing Director,Redwoods Financial Services
Harshal Shah has an experience of more than 12 years with an expertise in the Financial Services & Investment Banking space. He is skillfully managing AUM (Assets under Management) of INR 2000 Million of High Net-Worth Individuals, Families & Corporates. His natural acumen for finance is further accentuated with a deep domain expertise in the development & deployment of portfolio strategies for premium clients.
Prior Redwoods, Harshal was associated with Kotak Mahindra Bank & IGEFI. He was also instrumental in structuring Private Equity Transactions for more than INR 1300 Million.
Sameer Pakvasa oversees the Mumbai Operations. As a Director, he is instrumental in evaluating and executing business strategies of the company. Under his leadership, for three consecutive years, his team executed the transactions of more than 1 Mn Sq. ft.
Prior Redwoods, Sameer was also the Director of EleganZ Interiors Pvt Ltd from 1998-99.
In his personal capacity, he has developed various Residential, Retail, and Commercial Projects totaling over 100,000 Sq. ft. in Mahim, Bhivandi, Pali Hill, Bandra & Bangalore.
Vice President - Projects
Rajeshwar has commissioned 85 MW of solar projects with project capacities ranging from 10 KW to 25 MW over his past 8 years of solar experience. He specializes in Design of solar power plants, equipment selection, vendor management and project execution. He is the first engineer who has designed and commissioned 1500 V DC Solar systems & MW Scale true solar wind hybrid system in India.
He is one of the founder member of MW Scale Indian solar industry and has strong market intelligence on various technologies & commercials. He is responsible for Project acquisition, feasibility, technical analysis & project execution for Redwoods Infrastructure. Prior to joining Redwoods, Rajeshwar was associated with Regen Powertech, Roha Dyechem & Gehrlicher Solar Pvt Ltd.
Vice President,Redwoods Projects
Dhwanit specializes in Corporate Affairs, Land acquisition, real estate services and operations. He is responsible for running operations and acquiring land for Redwoods Infrastructure. Dhwanit has over 8 years of experience in land acquisitions, interfacing with government agencies and holds the experience of acquiring and transacting large parcels of land in various parts of the country. He has a broad-range of experience where he has worked with the likes of Prestige, Embassy, Divyasree, Vaishnavi and Fortuna. He also works closely with land aggregators and landlords.
Prior to Joining Redwoods Dhwanit was associated with Colliers International and Jones Lang LaSalle.
Finance Head,Redwoods Projects
Ranjeet is a Chartered Accountant specializing in Financial Planning, Budgeting, Auditing, Taxation and Fund Management. Ranjeet is responsible for raising capital, managing accounts & finance for Redwoods Group. Ranjeet has over 10 years of experience in Auditing, Finance, and Taxation in Logistics, Real Estate & Renewable Energy. In his vast experience, he has rendered his auditing skills to various organizations like the State Bank of India, Bata India Ltd, Tirupati Structures Ltd, LG Hausys India Pvt. Ltd, etc.
Prior to Joining Redwoods, Ranjeet was associated with Parekh Integrated Services Pvt. Ltd.