ARJUN SHARMA, CHAIRMAN, SELECT GROUP
Arjun Sharma is Chairman of Select Group, India’s renowned business house with diversified business interests in Shopping Centre, Travel & Tourism, Hospitality, Retail, Agriculture and Private Equity. The flagship project of the group is the co-promotion of India’s No. 1 shopping centre Select Citywalk.
He also serves as the Chairman of Le Passage to India, one of India’s largest Destination management companies. He is a member of several leading tourism forums, which include the CII, National Committee on Tourism, which he has been co-chairing now for the past five years. He has also held leadership positions in the past in WTTC India, PATA International, PATA India Chapter, Indian Association of Tour Operators and the National Advisor Council of Tourism, constituted by the Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India.
Select Group is now embarking on its large Farm to Fork project of Organic agriculture through Naturewala.
Under Arjun’s leadership, today the Select Group has emerged as a large conglomerate with diversified interests and joint ventures with global players.
NIMISH ARORA, DIRECTOR, SELECT CITYWALK DIRECTOR, AARONE GROUP
A Chartered Accountant by education, Nimish is the Promoter Director of the flagship retail project developed in JV with Select Group and currently the Interim CEO of Select CITYWALK. He contributes to the day-to-day functioning at the mall with a special focus on business development and digital initiatives of the mall.
With 13 years experience in the field of real estate development, Nimish has been involved in finance, strategy, development and marketing of the group’s real estate projects. Some of the key projects of the group such as Botanica a luxury condominium project in South Delhi, Cyberwalk, a mixed-use development project in Gurgaon, and Countywalk Indore and Dharuhera, have been actively handled by him.
Prior to joining Aarone Group, he spent over 6 years in reputed consulting firms including Ernst & Young and Sahni Natarajan Bahl advising clients in the field of transaction advisory, mergers, risk management, taxation and process re-engineering.
He is a Board member of Entrepreneurs Organization Gurgaon and an active member of CREDAI India’s largest real estate developer’s body. He currently serves as the Youth Wing Convener for North Zone of CREDAI.
An active runner, he has participated in many half marathons in Delhi, Mumbai, Dublin and Lisbon.
Yogeshwar Sharma – Executive Director and CEO – Select Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd.
Yogeshwar has successfully led the country’s most admired shopping centre, Select CITYWALK and has been with the organization for 15+ eventful years since its inception. He has been responsible for various functions for Select CITYWALK starting from Leasing, Operations and now management of the Shopping Center.
Yogeshwar has done his Executive Masters in International Trade from Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) and has educational qualifications and credentials in science, law, finance and shopping center leasing & management and believes in his drive to lead the Company in best business policies. He has attended various Executive Management & development programs including educational programs held by International Council of Shopping Centres (ICSC) and also programs organized by MECSC in the Middle East.
Yogeshwar has been a visiting faculty in several institutes including being a lead faculty in International Shopping Malls conference in Malaysia. He is recipient of several awards and industry recognitions such as Retail Icon Award from Asia Retail Congress and has been recognized as 50 most talented retail professionals of India by CMO Asia.