Nominee Director - Cerestra Ventures
Jasmeet Chhabra conceptualized the Edu-Infra strategy of Cerestra and has successfully raised & deployed USD 150 million in two investment verticals of Cerestra. He holds a master’s degree in business administration from Management Development Institute, Gurgaon, India..
As part of the founding team of Cerestra Ventures, he heads the entire fund-raising program spread across 6 funds aggregating USD 600 million and manages a portfolio of over USD 1 billion across different life-stages. He successfully identified opportunities with commitments over USD 350 million spread in Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, and Mumbai across residential, commercial, and IT/ITES SEZ parks with total area exceeding 25 million square feet. He also possesses significant experience in deal making, fund raising, third party portfolio management and special situations.
Jasmeet holds over 18 years’ experience in real estate private equity with two India focused funds having an aggregate of USD 2 billion under management. He was a key member responsible for growing IndiaREIT, a real estate private equity fund, from scratch to USD 900 million. He is a thought-leader on various industry forums in RE and regularly contributes in media through articles and blogs. He is a member of Industry Governing Council at RICS School of Built Environment