Chandru Raheja Age, Wife, Children, Family, Biography, Facts & More

Chandru Raheja, Chairman Of K. Raheja Corporation

Full NameChandru Lachmandas Raheja
Famous ForBeing the Chairman of K. Raheja Corporation
Physical Stats & More
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourGrey
Personal Life
Date of Birth12 October 1940
Age (as in 2018)77 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra
SchoolNot Known
College/UniversityNational Law College, Mumbai University
Educational QualificationLLB
ReligionNot Known
CasteNot Known
HobbiesListening to Music, Reading, Doing Charity
Awards, Honours, Achievements • HIFI awarded him the prestigious ‘HIFI Hall of Fame Award’ in 2013.
• NDTV Property awarded him the 'Lifetime Achievement Award' in 2016.
• CNBC awarded him the '10th CNBC Awaaz Real Estate Awards' in 2016 for remarkable contribution to the real estate industry.
• CNBC awarded him the 'Most reliable builder award' on behalf of K. Raheja Corporation in 2017.
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/SpouseJyoti C. Raheja
ChildrenSons- Ravi Raheja (Group President of K. Raheja Corporation)
Chandru Raheja's Son Ravi Raheja
Neel Raheja (Group President of K. Raheja Corporation)
Chandru Raheja's Son Neel Raheja
Daughter- None
ParentsFather- Late Lachmandas Raheja
Mother- Name Not Known
SiblingsBrother(s)- Gopal Raheja (Real Estate Developer)
Chandru Raheja's Brother gopal Raheja
Suresh Raheja (Real Estate Developer)
Chandru Raheja's Brother Suresh Raheja
Sister- None
Money Factor
Net Worth (approx.)₹2000 Crore ($2.8 Billion)

Chandru Raheja, Chairman Of K. Raheja Corporation

                   Some Lesser Known Facts About Chandru Raheja

  • Chandru Raheja was born into a business-oriented family in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
  • His father Lachmandas Raheja founded the K. Raheja Group in 1956. Later, the family separated and the property was divided into three parts among Chandru’s brothers.
  • Chandru Raheja established his own real estate business after separating from his brothers in 1996.
  • He started his business as a real estate developer, and now he is a well-known face of the diversified industry. He also runs the Shoppers Stop (an Indian department store chain) and Crossword (an outlet store). Chandru Raheja Is The Chairman Of Shoppers Stop
  • He has extensive experience of four decades in the real estate, retail, and hospitality industries.
  • In 2008, he was featured in the list of Indian Billionaires, for the first time, in the Forbes Magazine with the net worth of $1.5 Billion.
  • The Forbes ranked him 859 in the list of the World’s Billionaires and 49 in the Indian Billionaires in 2018. Chandru Raheja Forbes
  • He is also a philanthropist and often lent his hands in several social welfare causes. He does charity to the Diabetic Association of India and runs a few educational institutions, schools, an NGO and a hospital for the betterment of the society. Chandru Raheja Runs The Teaching Tree Educational Institution
  • His company, K. Raheja Corporation owns the IT Parks, hotels, department stores, and malls throughout India such as Inorbit Malls, The Westin Hyderabad Mindspace, Whitefield Marriott in Bengaluru, JW Marriott and Vivarea in Mumbai, and more. Vivarea, Mumbai Owned By K. Raheja Corporation
  • He has also built several parks and play zones for the children throughout India.
  • He has been honored several times for his contribution towards the society and nation. Chandru Raheja Was Honored By CNBC In 2017