We envision a future wherein Puravankara is a household name the world-over. A future wherein our brand symbolizes unique landmarks and superior community living of the highest standards of quality and customer delight.
At Puravankara, all our endeavors revolve around just one entity – our customers. Their need, dreams and aspirations are pivotal to our decisions. We call this “The You Philosophy”.
Incorporated as Puravankara Projects Limited
Puravankara establishes presence in Dubai
Launched India’s first large scale theme-based residential project
Ravi Puravankara appointed President of the International Real-Estate Federation (FIABCI), Indian Chapter, Paris. Puravankara project (Purva Park) adjudged finalist at International Prix d ‘Excellence, Paris
Puravankara among the first real-estate companies to obtain FDI through a joint venture with Keppel Investments Mauritius Private Limited, a subsidiary of the Singapore based Keppel Land Limited
Puravankara set up branch office in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Puravankara listed on National Stock exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange.
Provident Housing Limited established as a wholly owned subsidiary to address growing mid-income housing segment.
Starworth Infrastructure and Construction Limited set up as a 100% subsidiary to enhance competitiveness through backward integration in construction.
Puravankara establishes presence in Saudi Arabia.
Puravankara launches projects in Pune & Hyderabad. Expands in Mumbai & Goa.
Mr. Ravi Puravankara is the Founder & Chairman of Puravankara Limited. Under his guidance, supervision and mentorship, the Company today has emerged as one of the largest residential real estate conglomerates in India. Renowned for pioneering new trends in the market, Mr. Puravankara has been responsible for introducing mid income consumer premium homes within easy and affordable reach by launching Provident Housing Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary. An iconic leader and a disruptive forward-thinker, Mr. Puravankara’s strategic planning gave genesis to affordable luxury for aspirational Indians, creating the foundations of the premium affordable housing industry. Mr. Puravankara was also one of the first to obtain FDI in the Indian real estate sector through forging a joint venture with Singapore-based Keppel Land Limited. Mr. Puravankara has also been instrumental in implementing best practices in construction by focusing on technology to achieve quality in execution as well as in sales and customer relations.
Mr. Ashish R. Puravankara, as the newage leader, has played a pivotal role in the growth of the Company through his emphasis on innovation, strategy formulation, operational control, financial management and enterprise capacity development. Today, Mr. Puravankara is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the business with his primary focus anchored on opportunity identification. He has also been instrumental in implementing best construction practices through acquiring new material resources and focusing on technology as a means to achieve quality construction on a growing project scale. Mr. Puravankara holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and graduated as a MBA from Willamette University in Salem, Oregon.
Mr. Nani R. Choksey possesses over four decades of rich experience in the real estate development, construction and finance sectors, thriving on his strong business instincts. He has played an instrumental role in the growth of the Group since its inception in 1975. In the early days, Mr. Choksey was a oneman team, overseeing most departments, from legal to CRM. Even today, he is actively involved in all of the Company’s projects, bringing his rich industry experience, attention to detail and an appetite for growth to the business.
Mr. R.V.S. Rao holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Mysore University and a Bachelor’s degree in Law from the Bangalore University. He has completed Master Class for Director conducted in association with the World Council for Corporate Governance, London. Mr. Rao possesses over 41 years of experience in the fields of banking and finance. He has been a Director of HDFC Limited. As a USAID consultant, he was the team leader that reviewed operations and made recommendations for the Housing Finance Company, Ghana. He was also the team leader of the consultancy team that advised the National Development Bank of Sri Lanka in establishing its mortgage finance business. Mr. Rao is an associate of Indian Institute of Bankers, Mumbai, a life member of All India Management Association, New Delhi, and was the executive committee member of Bangalore Management Association and Greater Mysore Chamber of Industry.
Mr. Pradeep Guha holds a Bachelor’s degree in Arts from Mumbai University and an EDP Diploma from Asian Institute of Management, Manila. He has over 42 years of strong experience in the fields of media, advertising, marketing and branding. Mr. Guha was the President of The Times of India Group and was also on its Board of Directors. He also completed a successful stint as the CEO of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. In his previous stints, he was the Vice-President and Area Director of the International Advertising Association, Asia Pacific region, as well as the Chairman of the Asian Federation of Advertising Association.
Dr. Suchitra Kaul Misra is a Doctor of Philosophy from Mysore University. She completed her BA with English Honors from Nowrosjee Wadia College, Pune. She was elected as the Student Representative Council for Pune University and later awarded the National Merit Scholarship for post-graduation. She topped her Masters of Arts with two gold medals from Lucknow University. A self-motivated entrepreneur, Dr. Misra is the Founder Director and Promoter of Shabri Investments Pvt. Ltd, a NBFC. She is also the Area Director with Toastmaster International and Chairperson of Karnataka chapter of ALL Ladies League, an international women’s chamber. Dr. Misra was honoured as the ‘Iconic Leader Creating a Better World for ALL’ at the Women Economic Forum, 2018. Dr. Misra is also engaged in offering creative wellness services to a spectrum of groups, comprising corporates, PSUs, educational institutions and NGOs.
‘Quality Management System’ is a repository of processes and systems, which deﬁne all activities at Puravankara. The QMS ensures delivery of a quality product at optimum cost and minimum impact to the environment and society at large. QMS training is mandatory for all employees, upon qualiﬁcation they are QMS certiﬁed. Puravankara’s QMS conforms to the ISO 9001 standard.
Project Review Management is a monthly review process for ongoing projects. PICs (project-in-charge) prepare a progress report benchmarked against international best practices including project progress, project cost report, project inventory and project risks. Senior management presence at these forums enables quick resolution of project issues and provides impetus for speedy execution. The PRM rates all PPL projects on key parameters such as progress, schedule, cost, quality, safety and housekeeping. Outstanding projects receive a commendation every month; best-in-class projects are awarded every quarter.