With a strong background in finance, a degree in Law from the University of Mumbai and an alumnus of the Harvard Business School, Mr. Neel C. Raheja has extended the Company beyond the realms of real estate. Working his way to the top, he has earned his place at the helm of the Company, scaling it to new heights. With an ear to the ground and ability to pre-empt current and possible future trends and practices, he has been at the fore-front of driving change and innovation within the Group. He also ushered in the malls and department stores format in India, Inorbit Malls and Shoppers Stop are the culmination of his endeavour to bring organised retail into India.
Neel plays an active role in the Group’s philanthropic initiatives through K Raheja Foundation, Sadhana Education Society and S. L. Raheja Hospital. He also drives the Group’s growth through Green Building initiatives in sustainable development.
In 2019, he was awarded the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the Energy, Real Estate and Infrastructure category, along with his brother Mr. Ravi C. Raheja.