Vaibhav is currently the Business Head of Mahindra World City and ORIGINS by Mahindra World City, at Chennai. In this capacity he is responsible for P&L, Operations & Stakeholder management of both the projects. The projects involve industrial city & cluster development, residential, commercial and retail developments and sustainability initiatives. Besides these two he also provides oversight to the affordable housing project of Mahindra Happinest in Avadi, Chennai.
He is a business management specialist, with total work experience of 19+ years in the business of Investment Promotion, New Industrial Cities, International Trade Development and Location Advisory focusing on developing and promoting large format Integrated Cities & Industrial Clusters as ‘Preferred Investment Destinations’.
Vaibhav has previously worked with leading Global & Indian Infrastructure Development Groups like Ascendas-Singbridge (now CapitaLand), China Fortune Land Development (CFLD) and GMR as their Industrial Marketing & Investment Promotion specialist.
He is an active member of various multi-disciplinary organisations. Professionally he is closely associated with CII-Chennai and is a key member of their ‘Infrastructure & International Linkages Task Force’ respectively. In his private capacity he has been a founder co-chair and past chair of CII-Young Indians Jaipur Chapter as well as its National Governing Council member. He is a member of Ananta Centre, an independent organization encouraging dialogue on India’s development, foreign policy, strategic affairs and national security. He is also a member of Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (YPFP), a global organization of 20,000 professionals from 80 countries having interest in international affairs and foreign policy.
Vaibhav has completed his graduation in Commerce and holds an MBA in Marketing & Finance. Additionally, he has completed a two years Post Graduate Diploma in Global Sales and Marketing from NIS-Sparta and executive programs in ‘B2B Marketing’ from ISB, Hyderabad. He is a pass-out of the first class of ‘India Real Estate Strategies’ from Harvard University, Mumbai Study Class.
An avid traveller, Vaibhav likes to read, cook, go on long drives & listen to music in his spare time.
COMPANY WEBSITE: www.mahindraworldcity.com