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Meet Our Team

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Meet Our Team2019-06-10T10:56:54+00:00

Our Team

It takes an eclectic mix of individuals, specialists in their respective disciplines to take charge of a company that guarantees perfection in all its endeavors. This is precisely why our Kore executive force was handpicked to help the company excel on all frontiers by lending their experiences and expertise garnered over long and successful careers.

Jogy Paradiyil Thomas

Jogy Paradiyil Thomas

CEO

Our CEO – Jogy Paradiyil Thomas has over two decades of experience in financial, real estate and management institutions throughout the country. He became General Manager of Unitech Ltd in 1994, where he spent over a decade in honing his skills and taking the company to new heights with control over their finances and flagship initiatives that put him on a fast track to enjoy key success. He moved to Avenues Capital in 2006 in the capacity of Director where he spent about five years. Stints as CFO of Bestech Group and CEO of ATS Infrastructure followed. As CEO of ATS, he was tasked with the development of up to 20 million square feet of development in the NCR region. He was key person in assimilating resources and fresh ideas in leading the charge and was instrumental in the rapid growth experienced by the company in the time he spent with them. We are glad to have his valuable experience and insights at Kore Communities and believe he is an essential addition in this segment of our growth going forward.

Our Director – Projects, Sunil has over three decades of experience in planning, designing and execution of a wide variety of projects in leading real estate organizations, including Townships, Hotels, Multistorey Group Housing Complexes and Commercial Complexes. He brings valuable experience handling these vast projects as it is invaluable to have on board someone who understands how to bring together the smaller components of a large scale project in order to build multi crore establishments. He is credited with 2 five star Hotels of the Maker Group in Kashmir as well as a 120 Acre New Tehri Township in Uttarakhand, in collaboration with DKS consultants amongst several such projects.

Sunil Kher

Director – Projects

Govind Sharda

Group Director – Finance

Govind Sharda is a Chartered Accountant by qualification and is currently serving as Group Director – Finance, at Kore Communities. He has a wealth of 30 years of experience working with renowned corporates and his adeptness and strong grip over various aspects of financial management reflect in his work. His skills in the area of strategic and tactical planning, profit center operations and finance control are well known. With innovative thinking, he has set benchmarks in carrying out treasure operations, risk management, fund sourcing & management, and budgeting. Under his aegis, our organization is already reaping benefits from the extensive experience he holds in the areas such as cost planning and management, MIS development & system implementation, and commercial affairs. Govind is a highly regarded figure at Kore, not only because of his work efficiency and dedication, but also because he demonstrates an extremely thoughtful and caring attitude towards all team members.

As a Chartered Accountant, Amit Gupta oversees the financial audits and manages budgets for us. He works closely with our finance manager as well as other business leaders with the aim of minimizing the costs for the organization. Amit also possesses excellent business analytical skills & his smart ideas have resulted in improved productivity for the various companies he has worked for.
Amit Gupta possesses rich 16 years of experience in multiple industries- including 10 years in the hospitality sector and 4 years of international experience in the retail and distribution sector. Prior to working with us, he has served in various capacities – he was the Vice President (Finance) at Unique Builders, Chief Finance Officer at Boutique Hotels, General Manager (Finance) at Bestech Group and Finance and Inventory Manager at RSH (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, Kuala Lumpur to name a few.

Amit Gupta

Vice President – Finance

Priya Kapoor

Head – Marketing

Priya has been a part of the corporate circles for around two decades, starting her career in 1999 in the thriving garment industry of New York. She worked in sales for garment import companies in New York like Outer Limit, L’Pogee and at Resource Club, New York, where she served as assistant to president of Sales and Merchandising . Having studied PR & marketing communications at MICA, Ahmedabad, and advanced marketing at IIM, Kolkata, once she moved back to India, working in the marketing communications department has been a natural shift for her. She has over a decade of experience in marketing communications in varied industries like real estate & education. She specializes in Digital & New media communication. She has lead the digital marketing team in all these companies. Her last job before joining us was at ICA Edu Skills as Senior General Manager – Digital Marketing. At Kore Communities, she is Head – Marketing.

With a degree in Architecture from the famous Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture and Environmental Studies (KRVIA), Mumbai, Smita is an architect with 20 plus years of work experience in developing over 15 million sq ft. area of Commercial / ITES / SEZ / Retail / Residential / Clubs. She has joined us as our Head – Design, Architecture & Planning. She is in charge of a wide variety of responsibilities such as interpretation of the management and marketing team’s project objectives to formulate a design brief for the design team/ consultants, ensuring the design brief complies with set practices of the company, best practices of the industry and with mandatory norms, and coordinating and guiding the internal team across teams, as well as the external consultants, to achieve the objectives of the project. Before joining us at Kore Communities, she was at various leading architect & design firms & real estate companies where she has handled projects of exceeding difficulty and complexities. She has over 20 years of experience in the same field which lends her credit as an industry senior and someone who can imbibe the classic styles with fresh ideas to compete projects in an efficient yet effective manner.

Smita Shet

Head – Architecture & Planning

Randhir Singh’s

Advisor – Technical

Randhir Singh’s Advisor – Technical, joined our team in August 2017. His experience of over 35 years, eye for detail, dedication and perseverance make him an extremely valuable member of our team. At Kore, Randhir takes care of all documentation related to applications and approvals, sanctions, clearances from the government for our upcoming projects and closely monitors and ensures mandated compliances are met in all procedures. Randhir worked for Haryana government as a gazetted officer for a good part of his career. Interestingly, even after his retirement from the government service the workaholic in him did not retire. Hence, he continued working in the real estate sector in an advisory role. A Civil Engineer from National Institute of Kurukshetra, Randhir is well versed with processes involved in infrastructure as well as construction. We hope his rich experience and knowledge base will help Kore scale new heights.

Our Team

It takes an eclectic mix of individuals, specialists in their respective disciplines to take charge of a company that guarantees perfection in all its endeavors. This is precisely why our Kore executive force was handpicked to help the company excel on all frontiers by lending their experiences and expertise garnered over long and successful careers.

Jogy Paradiyil Thomas

Jogy Paradiyil Thomas

CEO

Our CEO – Jogy Paradiyil Thomas has over two decades of experience in financial, real estate and management institutions throughout the country. He became General Manager of Unitech Ltd in 1994, where he spent over a decade in honing his skills and taking the company to new heights with control over their finances and flagship initiatives that put him on a fast track to enjoy key success. He moved to Avenues Capital in 2006 in the capacity of Director where he spent about five years. Stints as CFO of Bestech Group and CEO of ATS Infrastructure followed. As CEO of ATS, he was tasked with the development of up to 20 million square feet of development in the NCR region. He was key person in assimilating resources and fresh ideas in leading the charge and was instrumental in the rapid growth experienced by the company in the time he spent with them. We are glad to have his valuable experience and insights at Kore Communities and believe he is an essential addition in this segment of our growth going forward.

Sunil Kher

Director – Projects

Our Director – Projects, Sunil has over three decades of experience in planning, designing and execution of a wide variety of projects in leading real estate organizations, including Townships, Hotels, Multistorey Group Housing Complexes and Commercial Complexes. He brings valuable experience handling these vast projects as it is invaluable to have on board someone who understands how to bring together the smaller components of a large scale project in order to build multi crore establishments. He is credited with 2 five star Hotels of the Maker Group in Kashmir as well as a 120 Acre New Tehri Township in Uttarakhand, in collaboration with DKS consultants amongst several such projects.

Govind Sharda

Group Director – Finance

Govind Sharda is a Chartered Accountant by qualification and is currently serving as Group Director – Finance, at Kore Communities. He has a wealth of 30 years of experience working with renowned corporates and his adeptness and strong grip over various aspects of financial management reflect in his work. His skills in the area of strategic and tactical planning, profit center operations and finance control are well known. With innovative thinking, he has set benchmarks in carrying out treasure operations, risk management, fund sourcing & management, and budgeting. Under his aegis, our organization is already reaping benefits from the extensive experience he holds in the areas such as cost planning and management, MIS development & system implementation, and commercial affairs. Govind is a highly regarded figure at Kore, not only because of his work efficiency and dedication, but also because he demonstrates an extremely thoughtful and caring attitude towards all team members.

Amit Gupta

Vice President – Finance

As a Chartered Accountant, Amit Gupta oversees the financial audits and manages budgets for us. He works closely with our finance manager as well as other business leaders with the aim of minimizing the costs for the organization. Amit also possesses excellent business analytical skills & his smart ideas have resulted in improved productivity for the various companies he has worked for.
Amit Gupta possesses rich 16 years of experience in multiple industries- including 10 years in the hospitality sector and 4 years of international experience in the retail and distribution sector. Prior to working with us, he has served in various capacities – he was the Vice President (Finance) at Unique Builders, Chief Finance Officer at Boutique Hotels, General Manager (Finance) at Bestech Group and Finance and Inventory Manager at RSH (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, Kuala Lumpur to name a few.

Priya Kapoor

Head – Marketing

Priya has been a part of the corporate circles for around two decades, starting her career in 1999 in the thriving garment industry of New York. She worked in sales for garment import companies in New York like Outer Limit, L’Pogee and at Resource Club, New York, where she served as assistant to president of Sales and Merchandising . Having studied PR & marketing communications at MICA, Ahmedabad, and advanced marketing at IIM, Kolkata, once she moved back to India, working in the marketing communications department has been a natural shift for her. She has over a decade of experience in marketing communications in varied industries like real estate & education. She specializes in Digital & New media communication. She has lead the digital marketing team in all these companies. Her last job before joining us was at ICA Edu Skills as Senior General Manager – Digital Marketing. At Kore Communities, she is Head – Marketing.

Smita Shet

Head – Architecture & Planning

With a degree in Architecture from the famous Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture and Environmental Studies (KRVIA), Mumbai, Smita is an architect with 20 plus years of work experience in developing over 15 million sq ft. area of Commercial / ITES / SEZ / Retail / Residential / Clubs. She has joined us as our Head – Design, Architecture & Planning. She is in charge of a wide variety of responsibilities such as interpretation of the management and marketing team’s project objectives to formulate a design brief for the design team/ consultants, ensuring the design brief complies with set practices of the company, best practices of the industry and with mandatory norms, and coordinating and guiding the internal team across teams, as well as the external consultants, to achieve the objectives of the project. Before joining us at Kore Communities, she was at various leading architect & design firms & real estate companies where she has handled projects of exceeding difficulty and complexities. She has over 20 years of experience in the same field which lends her credit as an industry senior and someone who can imbibe the classic styles with fresh ideas to compete projects in an efficient yet effective manner.

Randhir Singh’s

Advisor – Technical

Randhir Singh’s Advisor – Technical, joined our team in August 2017. His experience of over 35 years, eye for detail, dedication and perseverance make him an extremely valuable member of our team. At Kore, Randhir takes care of all documentation related to applications and approvals, sanctions, clearances from the government for our upcoming projects and closely monitors and ensures mandated compliances are met in all procedures. Randhir worked for Haryana government as a gazetted officer for a good part of his career. Interestingly, even after his retirement from the government service the workaholic in him did not retire. Hence, he continued working in the real estate sector in an advisory role. A Civil Engineer from National Institute of Kurukshetra, Randhir is well versed with processes involved in infrastructure as well as construction. We hope his rich experience and knowledge base will help Kore scale new heights.