Advisory Board

Donald Trump Jr

Donald Trump Jr.

Executive Vice President, The Trump Organization

Donald Trump Jr. is an innovator and leader in today’s young business world. As an Executive Vice President at The Trump Organization, Donald Jr. works in tandem with his brother, Eric, to expand the company’s real estate, retail, commercial, hotel and golf interests. His extensive real estate development experience, rigorous education and inherent business sense add a level of detail and depth to the management of all current and future Trump projects.

In addition to new project acquisitions, Donald Jr. actively oversees The Trump Organization’s extensive property portfolio. He is involved in all aspects of the company’s development, from deal evaluation, analysis and pre-development planning to construction, branding and marketing, operations, sales and leasing.

Most recently, Donald Jr. spearheaded efforts to further expand the Trump brand globally with the introduction of Trump Towers Pune, a magnificent two-tower residential project, and Trump Tower Mumbai and upcoming projects in Delhi-NCR and Kolkata, setting new standards of design and luxury living in India as well as Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver, a world-class luxury hotel & residential project in downtown Vancouver.

Mr. Trump is also responsible for all of the commercial leasing for the Trump Organization which includes properties such as Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue and 40 Wall Street in downtown Manhattan.

Donald Jr. received his Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Real Estate from the Wharton School of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania.

Deepak Parekh

Mr. Deepak Parekh

Chairman - HDFC Ltd.

Mr. Deepak Parekh spearheads India’s premier housing finance company HDFC Ltd., which has turned the dream of owning a home into a reality for millions across the country. Mr. Parekh’s astute business acumen and farsightedness has not only made HDFC the leader in mortgages, but has also transformed it into India’s leading Financial Services Conglomerate with presence in Banking, Asset Management, Life Insurance, General Insurance, Real Estate Venture Fund, Education Loans and Education. Mr. Parekh is the chairman of HDFC Group Companies.

Mr. Parekh is on the board of several leading corporations across diverse sectors. He is the Non-Executive Chairman in India of Siemens Ltd, Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd and BAE Systems India (Services) Pvt Ltd. He is also on the boards of Indian Hotels Company Ltd and Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL).

Mr. Parekh is on the international boards of DP World – UAE, Vedanta Resources plc and Fairfax Financial Holdings Corporation - Canada. He is on the Indian Advisory Boards of Coca Cola India, Boston Consultancy Group, Accenture India.

He is also on the International Advisory Boards of Standard Life Asia, Nomura Holdings Inc., Lafarge International, Warburg Pincus LLC and GIC International.