VIVEK DAHIYA to lead North India business for Cushman & Wakefield

Cushman & Wakefield, the world’s leading real estate services company, announces the appointment of Vivek Dahiya as Managing Director for North India business of the company in India. He will be assuming the overall responsibility of the company’s business operations in northern India. In his role, he will be providing strategic leadership for a team of 300 + real estate professionals to provide innovative and value based services to our clients. He will be responsible for strengthening and augmenting the company’s client relationships, enhancing their experience. He will be looking for avenues of growth and expansion of the business in the region taking advantage of the company’s established reputation and service platform.

Dahiya is a leading authority on Indian real estate, carries with him experience of advising varied asset classes such as office, retail, land, warehousing and industrial. He comes to Cushman & Wakefield with a legacy of working with some of the most well-known brands such as SAP Labs, Google, BT, RBS, AMD, Barclays, HSBC and Sapient to name a few. He also has tremendous experience with developers and investors in creating and executing winning strategies. 

Anshul Jain, Country Head & Managing Director, India, Cushman & Wakefield : “We have an aggressive growth plan for our India operations. The appointment of Vivek Dahiya is an important move in strengthening our team in the northern region adding significantly to our leadership. Vivek is known for his entrepreneurial disposition and dynamic leadership style and has a proven track record of successful client associations. I expect Vivek leadership to give Cushman & Wakefield a strategic advantage to enhance our market share in the region as well as nationally.” 

In his last assignment, Vivek played a pivotal role at GenReal where he was a founding partner and headed their office and retail leasing operations. As he moves to his new role, he will continue to advise current assignments and client relationships, as mutually agreed with GenReal, bringing them into the fold of Cushman & Wakefield, giving the clients an advantage of an end -to – end global real estate platform and in-depth knowledge. Vivek has also been part of the leadership roles in companies like DTZ and JLL in the past. 

Vivek Dahiya, Managing Director, North India, Cushman & Wakefield : “I am glad to be a part of a winning team of Cushman & Wakefield which has a tremendous market reputation. As the leader of a team which has already achieved market leadership in key services in the region, I expect my role to be unique and challenging.  Going by the opportunities created by the government through the infrastructure announcements and the general focus on economic development of the region I see Northern India operations will see a great leap in the next few years.”