• Board of Directors
    • Vikram M. Thapar Chairman & Managing Director
      • Mr. V. M. Thapar is the Chairman and Managing Director of Indian City Properties Ltd. and KCT Coal Sales Ltd. and the Chairman of The Waterbase Ltd. He is a past President of the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC), a Patron Member of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) and a past Chairman of the Joint Business Councils between India and Japan, Indonesia, Sweden and the Netherlands. He has been closely associated with the Delhi Public School Society (DPSS) since its inception and currently sits on the Board of Governors for six of its schools across India.

        Professionally qualified from the Indian Institute of Chartered Accountants in 1972, he was been  closely associated with the Thapar group of companies for over 40 years having held key positions such as Joint Managing Director of Ballarpur Industries Ltd.  Today, his key role is in defining the KCT Group's business strategy, consolidating it assets and streamlining its businesses. He is  a valued member of the board in a number of high profile companies including: Bharat Westfalia Engineering Ltd., Indicon Enterprises Ltd. and The Silkbase Co. Ltd.

        Besides work, Mr. V. M. Thapar is a keen fisherman and conversationalist; he is the Founder Patron of the Indian Fish and Wildlife Conservancy, sits on the board of Environment and Anglers Association and  is the Chairman of North-East Prosperity Initiative.

    • Ms. Ayesha Thapar Joint Managing Director
      • Ms. Ayesha Thapar is the Joint Managing Director of Indian City Properties Ltd. (ICP), President of Towerbase Services Pvt. Ltd (TSPL) and Directors at Waterbase Ltd and Integrated Realty Private Ltd. ICP and TSPL respectively represent the real estate and property management arms of the KCT Group, one of India’s leading conglomerates.
         
        The first woman in her family to run a business, Ayesha comes from a long line of entrepreneurs and businessmen.  She is the great grand-daughter of Karam Chand Thapar, the founder of the Group and her father, Vikram Thapar, is the Group’s current Chairman and Managing Director. With a strong business background, she has more than 10 years of international experience in business development and operations across industry sectors.

        She has led the repositioning of ICP from being a passive asset owner to becoming a dynamic real estate development company. Today, ICP is one of India’s leading developers of high-end real estate with a portfolio of residential, commercial and mixed-use assets across India.  With a view to expanding the business in a way that complemented the existing portfolio of landmark and heritage buildings, Ayesha has partnered with renowned architects and interior design firms to create propertiesof superior quality construction, innovative design and sustainable architecture. Ayesha leads a team of talented professionals who are aligned with the company vision, motivated by the culture of collaboration and transparency and who adhere to industry best practice.

        Ayesha graduated from Wellesley College, USA with a joint major in Economics and Mathematics. Before joining ICP, she  launched her own business and was the CEO of a Telecom VOIP company (Tel3) in the US for five years. Her talents are not limited to business; she loves to paint, has a jewellery line to her name and is the founder of Nimaya Foundation, a charitable platform that empowers low-income women entrepreneurs by providing seed funding as well as training and mentoring.

  • Leadership Team
    • Samir Saran Chief Executive Officer
      • Mr. Samir Saran has more than 15 years of international experience in banking, business development and consulting. A graduate with a distinction from IMD Business School in Switzerland, Samir previously held key positions in blue chip organisations such as JP Morgan, Investec Bank (UK) Ltd, Accenture and the MCR Property Group internationally and Crompton Greaves Ltd and KCT Coal Sales Ltd in India.
    • Avinash Gupta Chief Financial Officer
      • Avinash Gupta is a qualified Chartered Accountant and graduate from SRCC, India. He has more than 20 years of experience working in the field of Finance, Accounting, Legal, Taxation and Commercial. He has held senior management positions with MNCs, multinational banks and listed companies in India and has led and executed two joint ventures with US Companies.