Partner, Real Estate Investments
IDFC Alternatives Limited
Ritesh has over 17 years of experience in real estate investing and real estate development advisory in India.
He joined IDFC in late 2011 and is part of the Real Estate Investments group. His primary focus is on building and managing the real estate funds management business at IDFC Alternatives. He is also responsible for overseeing the investment and asset management processes for the fund portfolio.
Prior to joining IDFC, Ritesh worked as a managing director at real estate fund manager Saffron Advisors, which was later acquired by IL&FS. Preceding that, he worked with several advisory firms including Jones Lang LaSalle and also had an entrepreneurial stint.
Ritesh completed his undergraduate studies in Hospitality Management from the Institute of Hotel Management, Catering and Nutrition, New Delhi and also holds a Masters in Business Administration from the Management Development Institute, Gurgaon.
He has been a past member of the CII National Committee on Real Estate and Housing. He is also a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, United Kingdom (RICS) and sits on the RICS India Committee for Real Estate and Housing.