Ajay Prasad
Ajay Prasad
Managing Director – India
Boston Office (HQ)
As Managing Director of India, Ajay oversees acquisition, development and financing of projects in India. An alumnus of the real estate development program at MIT and the Indian Institute of Management, he brings extensive experience in the Indian real estate business to Taurus having supervised the acquisition and development of residential, hotel and mixed-use projects worth over $1 Billion. Ajay also has extensive experience in the public-private development domain and in infrastructure projects.

Anil Kumar
Anil Kumar
Chief Operating Officer, Senior VP- India
Trivandrum Office
Anil, as Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President of Taurus India, is responsible for all operations in India including existing and new projects. His vast experience in the field of project management for over 25 years in Government assignments across different sectors including PPP projects drives Taurus ventures in India. An ardent sports lover, he was instrumental in developing one of India’s best sports stadiums at Trivandrum, from concept to commissioning. Prior to joining Taurus, he was Chief Engineer (Dam Safety) with the Kerala State Electricity Board and also headed the World Bank Aided Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project during his tenure. He is an Alumni of College of Engineering, Trivandrum.

Subash Muthanna
Subash Muthanna
Chief Technical Officer, VP- India
Trivandrum Office
Currently designated as Chief Technical Officer & Vice President, Subash oversees all the technical aspects of the development, procurement and cost control. A committed professional with about 18 years of rich development experience in design & construction of Urban Infrastructure, commercial buildings, Project Planning, Construction Management and interior fit outs with well known organisations. Holds the distinction of successfully executing large Civil Projects across the career span. Subash has very rich experience in project planning & management initiatives involving subcontracting, tendering & estimation, contract administration and project monitoring. An astute manager with a flair for adopting modern project execution methodologies, systems in compliance with quality standards. He also has hand on experience in the public private partnership model for Infrastructure development.

Krithika Nachaya
Krithika Nachaya
AVP – Marketing and Leasing
Bengaluru Office
Krithika is responsible for Marketing and Leasing initiatives of Taurus properties in India. She brings to Taurus 15 years of experience within the Indian Real Estate Industry, working with brands like the Four Seasons Private Residences, ASK Wealth management and JLL. Krithika has an accredited certification from The Real Estate Management Institute (REMI).

Bart van der Velden
Bart van der Velden
Project Manager – India
Boston Office (HQ)
In his role as Project Manager India, Bart is responsible for overseeing the integrated project management activities of assets under development by the Taurus India team. He takes ownership of creating and disseminating project updates to the Taurus leadership team, oversees and facilitates activities related to the investment structure for Taurus’ investments in India and supports the Managing Director-India with general management and stakeholder relationship management duties. Bart holds an MBA in Corporate Finance and Business Analytics from Northeastern University and has extensive experience in general- and property management.

Jeevan Varghese
Jeevan Varghese
AVP – Finance, Compliance & Administration
Trivandrum Office
As Assistant Vice President, Jeevan manages the Finance, Compliance, and Administration functions of Taurus India. He is a Fellow Member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India and holds Masters Degree in Commerce and Law. He was the Past Chairman of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India – Thiruvananthapuram Chapter and worked as Chief Manager in one of the leading business houses in Kerala.

Pradeep Maranat
Pradeep Maranat
AVP – Development
Trivandrum Office
Currently designated as AVP – Development, Pradeep oversees all the design , costing , procurement, planning and delivery aspects of the development. A committed professional with 20 years of development management experience in commercial buildings, residential and warehousing real estate segments. Formerly worked with worked with LOGOS India , Assetz Property Group, Tata Housing Development Company , Shapoorji Pallonji Co Ltd. Pradeep has a Bachelors in Civil Engineering with a Postgraduate Diploma in Construction management from NICMAR Pune. He has very rich experience in development management initiatives involving Cost plan , procurement Strategy , techno-commercial Operations, design development and construction management. A thorough professional with exposure to modern construction technologies and systems.

Jegadeeswaran R
Jegadeeswaran R
Project Coordinator – Senior Manager
Trivandrum Office
In his role as Project Coordinator, Jegadeeswaran is responsible for project development in India, including planning and executing master plans and overseeing design developments. He has 15 years of experience in the real estate industry, specifically in project- and construction management. During his career he has been involved in the development of numerous assets including shopping malls, hotels, commercial office parks, and residential buildings. Jegadeeswaran is an accredited Project Management Professional from PMI, and member of Institute of Engineer India.