Sachin Kulkarni, Managing Director
A civil engineer by qualification, Sachin Kulkarni leads the planning and design functions of the organisation. Understanding the expectations of people from a home, identifying locations that have a tremendous growth potential and building homes that respect people's dreams and their money, he continues to bridge the seemingly unbridgeable gap that existed between the cost of constructing a house and its selling price. He also ably leads the administrative and sales functions at Vastushodh. An avid reader of the evolving real estate trends, he has been leading Vastushodh from the front, by example.
Nitin Kulkarni, Director
Nitin Kulkarni looks into the technical aspects of planning and execution at Vastushodh. A mechanical engineer himself, skillful execution is his forte. Mentoring and guiding the construction related activities at Vastushodh, he perfectly complements Sachin Kulkarni and has forged this long and successful partnership with him. With almost two decades of experience in the real estate sector, his commendable work ethics are reflected in the work culture at Vastushodh.
Senior Vice President,
Bringing in investments and acquiring substantial land parcels has been Mundra's primary responsibility since 2012. This includes outright purchase of key land parcels and bringing in Avenue Venture Fund as the private equity investment. Simultaneously, he also looks into building strategic relationships with numerous private equity, fund houses, NBFC and debt-lending institutions.
Having joined Vastushodh as GM (Sales), Swati Deshpande has literally built the brand of Vastushodh projects in her association with the company since 2007. Swati is involved in brand building, communications and project launches of Vastushodh. She also effectively oversees the administration and HR operations of the organisation and is a trustee of the Vastushodh Foundation, the CSR wing of Vastushodh.
Mentoring and guiding a team of chief engineers to ensure high-quality project execution, Shirish, a civil engineer by academic training, has worked extensively on all UrbanGramTM and AnandGramTM projects of Vastushodh. Monitoring the quality and ensuring smooth coordination between all team members across the board has been a major contribution of Shirish in streamlining the construction processes at Vastushodh.
As the Vice President, Operations of Vastushodh, Akeel Khan's contribution to the organisation has been highly noteworthy. He has been instrumental in land identification as well as acquisition. He is thorough with research and also looks into the legal and technical departments. He has been trusted with any troubleshooting or damage control required at the site. He is also a coordinator and looks into security as well.
In a career spanning more than two decades, Vijay Shirpurkar has been actively involved in liaisoning work across many organisations. Having joined Vastushodh in January 2014, he has been working hard to strike and sustain a strong rapport with all the growth partners of the organization, such as the architects, consultants, etc. At Vastushodh, Vijay has contributed positively to the reputation of the organisation by maintaining clear communication channels with all growth partners.
Associate Vice President,
Since joining Vastushodh as a chief engineer, in 2010, for the UrbanGramTM Kondhawe Dhawade project, Balasaheb Lagad has become an integral part of the technical team at Vastushodh. With a diploma in Civil Engineering, he has more than 18 years of experience. Balasaheb has grown professionally with Vastushodh and has successfully completed the UrbanGramTM Kondhawe Dhawade and Pirangut projects in two years. He now oversees five project sites for Vastushodh.