With a BSc in chemistry, a degree in Post harvest management, and DIP in both software engineering and food technology, Mr. Arun Kotian is an expert strategist in the Retail business having primary exposure in commodity procurement & trading, supply chain management, risk management and international business development. Having over 15 years of experience in agribusiness, processing, and retailing, Mr. Kotian has been instrumental in growth of large corporates with the likes of Trikeya Grey, McDonalds and Shoprite group from South Africa. Arun brings with him a lot of entrepreneurial and business process management skills with emphasis on retail and supply chain management.
Mr. Banik is a Bachelor of Architecture from T.V.B School of Habitat Studies, New Delhi. He has had the exposure and experience of working not only in India but also the Middle East. He has more than 14 years’ experience in managing diverse engineering projects, handling designing, project management & supervision. He is a self-motivated, result oriented and hardworking professional with demonstrated success in manpower management, resource allocation, customer relationship management. Mr. Abhijit Banik was last associated with Lifestyle International Pvt. Ltd as Deputy General Manager- Project Execution. His key professional skills include Project Management- Planning & execution, Interior Designing, Operations & Maintenance, Man Management, Budgeting, Resource Utilization, Cross functional coordination.
Mr. Abhijit Banik has joined Beyond Squarefeet as Mall Mechanic ® & Business Head – Fitout Management
Mr. Chandershekhar Kaul has over a decades' experience in retail, residential and mixed use projects. He holds a bachelor's degree in Architecture from Sir J J College of Architecture, Mumbai. He has also done his M.Arch. specializing in Urban & Regional Planning. Mr Kaul has worked with renowned real estate developers like R.Raheja & Phoenix Group as well as consulting companies like Madison World in past. He was actively involved with the complete development of Palladium, a luxury mall, at Mumbai & Chennai and the 35 lakh sq. ft. mixed used development of Chennai Market City with retail component of over 10 lakh sq.ft during his last stint with Phoenix Group prior to joining Beyond Squarefeet. Mr. Kaul has the exposure of working with international consultants like Benoy, Belt Collins, Lighting Images etc. At Beyond Squarefeet, he has been involved with successfully re-orienting and creating USP's for malls in different parts of India. He is currently pursuing a Post Graduate Programme in Infrastructure Development & Management from NICMAR, Pune.
Mr. Chandershekhar Kaul is a Mall Mechanic & Business Head for Design & Development at Beyond Squarefeet.
Mr. Chauhan is an electrical engineer, with more than 15 years’ experience in retail projects. He has had the exposure and experience of working in various organizations in Middle East & India. Mr. Hanif has worked with major French Retail giants like Carrefour & Geant. He has held significant roles in major local groups like Al Meera and Al Othaim. Prior to joining Beyond Squarefeet Advisory Pvt. Ltd., Mr. Hanif Chauhan worked with Lotus Pi Mall Advisory. His core competencies are Fit- out Management, Large scale retail projects, Facility Management, Mall Operations, Events Management & Execution. He has also attended various training programmes and trade fairs in Europe & China to have an insight on latest trends & market standards along with exposure to International practices.
Mr. Hanif Chauhan is a Mall Mechanic ® and General Manager – FitOut Management at Beyond Squarefeet.