Making it happen
Creative excellence, teamwork, leadership and strong work ethics form the bedrock of the team. The team comprises over 300 people across various functions, with a unique blend of time-honed experience and youthful innovation.
Boopesh Reddy has facilitated the company's growth, from inception to being one of Bangalore's most progressive developers, in under a decade. He manages the overall development of projects as well as business relationships and diversification. Boopesh was instrumental in creating the company's German collaboration and the 'Home Studio' concept, which is today a global chain.
With over 23 years of experience in infrastructure development and property development, he has a keen interest in, and vast exposure to architecture and design trends around the world. This, combined with the thought leadership he provides, has enabled Bren to maintain a strong culture of service and product innovation.
Leonard (Lenny) Roberts
VP, Academics, Business Development & CSR
Leonard (Lenny) Roberts has recently assumed charge of the Academic, Business Development and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) divisions of Bren. Prior to this assignment, Lenny worked with the U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, D.C., and was responsible for the commercial operations of the U.S. Consulate General, Chennai for more than 30 years. He also held various positions with Birla Air, CIMCO and Ranbaxy Laboratories.
Lenny brings to the company significant expertise in trade promotion, cross cultural relations, and business development. An alumni of St. Columba’s School, New Delhi, he holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from Hans Raj College, New Delhi and a Master’s Degree in Management from Delhi University.
Chief Operating Officer, Residential
Tamizhvanan is responsible for sales, purchase, contracts, QS, and residential projects at BREN. With over two decades of experience in the finance, insurance, and property development industries, he has headed large teams of people. Having been with BREN for more than a decade and handling both residential and commercial divisions, he has now focussed specially on the residential division for the past three years. Tamizhvanan holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of Bangalore.
Chief Operating Officer, Commercial & Retail
Praveen heads BREN's commercial and retail project divisions, where he is responsible for the overall management of all operations. He has over 20 years of experience in urban planning and real estate. Formerly an Associate Director with Jones Lang LaSalle, a global real estate consultancy firm, he was also a Planner with the MMRDA, an apex body for planning and co-ordination of development activities in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region. Praveen is an Architecture graduate, and holds a Post Graduate degree in Urban Planning from the School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi.
Heading business development for BREN Retailing, Suchita has been instrumental in the growth of the Nolte Home Studio brand, since its establishment in India in 2007. Having spent nine years in Germany and Romania, and having travelled widely across India, she has a deep understanding of European culture, decor, and Indian consumer needs. This expertise has helped her in expanding the Nolte Home Studio from one store to six locations across the country. Suchita holds a degree in Statistics from St. Xavier's College, Mumbai, and obtained her Masters in Business Management from Tiffin University, USA.