Godrej group Chairman Adi Godrej’s son and Executive Director of Godrej Properties,Pirojsha,has taken over the reigns of the company as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer from today.
Pirojsha Godrej,30,a Wharton Business School graduate with a Masters in Business Administration from Columbia Business School,has been closely involved in the strategy and operations of GPL since he joined the company in 2004. He was appointed as the Executive Director in 2008.
He takes over from Milind Korde,the current Managing Director,who resigned on March 31 citing personal reasons. He will stay on as Senior Adviser to the company.
Currently,Pirojsha Godrej also serves on the boards of Godrej Realty,Godrej Waterside Properties and Godrej Developers.
V Srinivasan,who is currently Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary at Godrej Industries,will also take over as the Executive Director of GPL from today.