Welcome to APREA's India Chapter


The India chapter works closely with Indian government officials and regulators on a range of critical issues.

The top advocacy priorities for 2018 are:

  • fine-tune REIT rules (7-point program) and ensure FDI rules are ‘fit for purpose’
  • develop investor awareness campaign, for successful adoption of REITs in India 
  • FPI/FII investment rights in relation to real estate corporate bonds
  • remove barriers to insurance companies investing in real estate
  • innovative affordable housing solutions
  • capital allowance rules relevant to REITs/InvITs

Member Value Services

  • Conduct a Real Estate and Infrastructure Investment Summit
  • Conduct a REITs/InvITs International Seminar for knowledge sharing by international REIT managers and investors
  • Conduct an Affordable Housing conference with the regional thought leaders 
  • Conduct closed door ‘Chairman’s Trust’ meetings with policy-makers and regulators
  • Champion bottom-line focused research on market dynamics
  • Host inbound study tours of international investors
  • Deliver introductory courses on REIT investment
  • Run high-powered seminars on hot industry topics and market dynamics
  • Property performance indices
  • Investor interface and outreach

APREA India Leadership Council

 APREA’s India Chapter is chaired by, Neel Raheja, Group President, K Raheja Corp and Mr. S. Srinivasan, Managing Director, Kotak Investment Advisors.
 Neel Raheja K.Raheja Corp (Chairman)
Saurabh ChawlaJM Financial LtdDLF Limited
Kishore GotetyGIC – Singapore InvestCorp (India) Pvt Ltd 
Nitin GuptaMacquarie Capital Advisers (India) Private Limited
Vishal KampaniJM Financial LtdDLF Limited
K G KrishnamurthyHDFC Property Ventures Ltd
Ajit KrishnanErnst & Young LLP 
Gautam MehraPricewaterhouseCoopers Pvt Ltd 
Ramesh NairJones Lang LaSalle Property Consultants India Pvt Ltd
S. SriniwasanKotak Realty Fund 


Neetu Singh
Country Principal, India