Agenda*
   

Time

Topic

 8:30 - 9:30 Registration
 9:30 - 10:30
Release of "Destination India – Are we ready for REITs" by KPMG
Opportunities, Risks and Rewards in Real Estate Sector
    S Sriniwasan (Srini), CEO, Kotak Realty Fund
Neeraj Bansal, Partner & Country Head- Real Estate & Construction, KPMG
Vivek Chandy, Partner, J. Sagar Associates
Karan Bolaria, Head of Fund Management & Capital Strategy, Godrej Properties
    Moderator: Arvind Mathur, President, IVCA
10:30–10:45 Coffee
10:45–12:00
  Intricacies of Real Estate Investing in India
Deal Structuring in the Real Estate Sector in India
Risk Mitigation & Asset Sales
Fund Structure & Choice of Instruments
    Bhavin Shah, Head of Private Equity Tax, KPMG
Ritesh Vohra, Partner, IDFC Alternatives Ltd.
Vishal Kumar, Managing Director, Xander Advisors India
Sudarshan Bajoria, Co-Head- Real Estate, ICICI Venture
Aashit Shah, Partner, J. Sagar Associates
 
    Moderator: Gautham Radhakrishnan, Partner, Tata Opportunities Fund
12:00–1:00
  Environment for Real Estate Leverage Exits & Investment Terms
Terms of Investments, Offshore Vehicles, Leverage, NBFC financing
Governance & Execution
Private Equity Exits: IPOs, Selling to REITs
    Sumit Nanda, Chairman, Golden State Capital
Sunil Mantri, Chairman, Mantri Realty Ltd and President, NAREDCO
Ashish Singh, Managing Director & Head of India, Principal Finance
Real Estate, Standard Chartered Private Equity
Akshay N Chudasama, Partner, J. Sagar Associates
    Moderator: S Sriniwasan (Srini), CEO, Kotak Realty Fund
1:00–2:00 Lunch
2:00–3:00
  Tax and Regulatory Challenges for Real Estate in India
FDI, RBI and SEBI Regulations
Status of new regulations, Land acquisition hurdles
Tax aspects
    Punit Shah, Partner & Co-Head of Tax Practice, KPMG
Akshay N Chudasama, Partner, J. Sagar Associates
Sunil Rohokale, CEO & Managing Director, ASK Group
    Moderator: Gaurav Pandey, CEO, Golden State Capital
3:00–3:30 Coffee
3:30–4:45
  The REIT Way: Is the Environment in India Conducive for REITS?
Key Success Factors
Tax , Regulations, Operations
Indian regulations versus Singaporean and US REITs
International REITs in India
    Nila Khanolkar Assistant General Manager, SEBI
Ashish Khandelia, Director, Real Estate, KKR
Sanjeev Dasgupta, CEO, Ascendas Property Fund
Rubi Arya, Vice Chairman, Milestone Capital
Tushar Sachade, Head of Real Estate Tax, KPMG
    Moderator: Arvind Mathur, President, IVCA
4:45–5:00
Closing Remarks
5:00–6:00
Networking Session
 
* Tentative Agenda