Yash Gupta SMD and Country Head, HINES


Yash Gupta is the Senior Managing Director & Country Head of Hines India. He was initially co-heading the India operations as the Joint Managing Director since early 2006. Yash has a varied experience with Indian as well as international corporates. In India, prior to taking over as Joint Managing Director for Hines India, he served as the CEO of Silverglades, a high-end mid-sized Indian real estate development company. In the 90's he ran his family's business, Doorvani Cables - a manufacturer of telecommunication ancillaries. Yash has also spent twelve years working and studying in the United States.

He was a consultant with McKinsey & Company in New York (and New Delhi) for 5 years and PricewaterhouseCoopers in Chicago for 2 years. He completed his Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School, Boston and has a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh. In addition to his participation on several company boards, Mr. Gupta is the co-chair USIBC Real Estate Executive Committee, board member HBS Real Estate Alumni Association, board member HBS Alumni club of India and member Housing Committee of FICCI. He is also involved with the YPO (Delhi Chapter).