Pankaj Renjhen Joins ANAROCK as COO & Jt. MD – ANAROCK Retail

Bengaluru: The ANAROCK Group has appointed retail real estate veteran Pankaj Renjhen as COO and Jt.director- ANAROCK Retail. With immediate effect, Renjhen shares the responsibility of overseeing the Firm’s Indian retail operations with Anuj Kejriwal, MD & CEO – ANAROCK Retail

Before joining ANAROCK, Pankaj Renjhen was COO at Virtuous Retail, where he was responsible for operations, leasing, finance & accounts, marketing, human resources, legal and Information Technology functions for the firm. Prior to that, he served as Managing Director – Retail at International property consultants JLL, where he also served on the Asia Pacific Board of Retail.

Anuj Puri, Chairman of ANAROCK Group, concurs, “He will be instrumental in expanding our business scope and furthering our relationships with major Indian and international retailers as well as real estate owners, including Institutional investors. His appointment is in line with our established strategy of strengthening our leadership to remain agile, responsive, future-fit and adapt to the fast-changing retail market.”

Pankaj Renjhen brings to the table over 22 years of experience in advising leading corporates, retail and office occupiers, investors and developers across India on their real estate.

A recent report in partnership with RAI, COVID-19 is likely to work as a catalyst for the growth of organised retail and e-commerce. In fact, organised retail’s market share is projected to grow from 9% in 2017 to 18% in 2021. In the pre-COVID-19 era, the Indian retail industry was estimated to grow from $ 0.79 Tn in 2017 to $1.2 Tn by 2021.


Leave a Reply