Mr. Manan Choksi
Manan Choksi, regional owner of RE/MAX Mumbai Gujarat Maharashtra, is a man of outstanding achievements – both in his own education and work. Through his diverse educational background and strong management skills, Manan has been able to continuously expand his horizons with remarkable success, in every professional and entrepreneurial venture that he has undertaken. A Chartered Accountant by profession, Manan holds a master degree in Commerce. Manan also holds bachelors degrees in Commerce and Law. He is a Certified Information System Auditor, a Microsoft Certified Database Administrator and also a Systems Engineer.
Owing to his strong interpersonal and technical skills he founded a software development company called Madhuvan Infotech Pvt. Ltd in 2000. Manan has guided and nurtured it to sustain even in the worst of times. He is the executive director of Udgam School of Children, which is the top K-12 school in Ahmedabad. He has significantly contributed towards increasing the strength and revenue of the school, elevating it to the heights it has reached today.
As a partner of GK Choksi & Company, he not only acquired a multi-faceted experience by handling various assignments related to Direct / Indirect Tax, Company Law and Audit but he also developed and implemented an effective MIS-work flow system and Document management system to simplify processes. Manan has founded Choksi Tax Services, an accounting and personal taxation company, and made it a cash positive venture within 6 months of operations boasting of 25 clients. He also bought Datalyst India Pvt. Ltd., a Medical Transcription unit for US-based doctors, when it was a loss making enterprise and turned it around within 3 months by significantly contributing towards employee productivity, customer retention and overall profitability. Manan is a consultant in a private hospital, a pre-school and a public library. He has several real estate holdings across Gujarat and India.
Manan has utmost respect for classroom learning. Manan has attended a program for Small & Medium enterprises at IIM Ahmedabad, a training program on US GAAP by KPMG & ICICI Bank, a Marketing workshop with Philip Kotler among numerous others.He has attended informal classes at Kellogg’s Business School to get a taste of US colleges. Manan has also delivered lectures at various professional and academic seminars and conferences. His proven commitment and expertise in diverse industry backgrounds, makes him the best person to take the RE/MAX message and network forward in the prosperous state of Gujarat. Manan has displayed strong communication and leadership qualities which will inspire the entire network of individuals joining the RE/MAX family from the North & South Gujarat regions.
Mr. Aashil Patel
Mr. Aashil Patel After obtaining a commerce degree and a diploma in finance, Mr. Aashil Patel joined Madhuvan Securities Pvt. Ltd as a Business development manager, where he acquired immense knowledge and understanding of the Real Estate industry and the way it operates.Consequently he went on to lay the foundation of his own company, Madhuvan Space Management Pvt. Ltd, which is actively involved in buying of land, clearing land titles and attaining all the necessary permissions or regularizations for the development of projects. He is also involved in marketing, administrative and business functions of the companies and has always proved instrumental in client interactions or preliminary business dealings. Not only does he hold a prestigious L. L. B degree but has also cleared the AMFI certification test (Advisors Module) and a Capital Market (Dealers) Module from National Stock Exchange. His comprehensive knowledge of the industry and the knack of “getting things done”, make him a perfect partner for expanding the RE/MAX network in Gujarat.
Mr. Parag Gathani
Mr. Parag Gathani Founder and Executive Director, of Shaishya Kids Campus is the visionary who came up with the concept of an exclusive campus for a pre-school in Ahmedabad. His experiences with his own kids and the research he did as a parent convinced him that a child’s development is the maximum till the age of 6 and at the first opportunity he had, he began to translate his dream into a reality. Shaishya, the largest pre-school in Ahmedabad, is the result of this dream.
Mr. Pranjal Patel
Mr. Pranjal Patel obtained bachelor degree in commerce from Gujarat University; he did his MBA in Marketing from the University of San Francisco, USA.
In a business career commencing in 2005, Pranjal joined his family business. His ability to analyze and understand the need of market, he came up with information and actionable plans to grow a business. In 2006, he started his own Hospitality Company called Oriental Hospitalities Pvt. Ltd.
Within these areas, he not only started but developed Service Apartment Project in Gujarat, first of its kind Service Industry. Currently, he is developing a chain of Serviced Apartments in the state of Gujarat.
Mr. Pranjal is on the board of Oriental Group. He is a director of Oriental Manufacturers Pvt. Ltd. a well established engineering company in Baroda, Gujarat. Oriental manufacturers (p) Ltd. is engineering company with a specific focus on fabrication of centrifuges, heat exchangers, pressure vessels and vehicle washing systems.
He is also a director at Innovate Knowledge Solutions, one stop shop for design needs. Innovate focuses on 3 verticals – Mechanical design & Engineering, Industrial design & Product Engineering and design of space & Utilities. His expertise in marketing helped Innovate to grow in this competitive world.
Pranjal has part-time professional work experience in construction business, Construction India Pvt. Ltd. and in warehousing business, Modern Organizer. His Marketing major will help him to take RE/MAX, Mumbai to the next level, this means he will focus on identifying and developing strategic opportunities that will contribute to the RE/MAX Mumbai’s competitiveness and ensure its position in Mumbai, India.