Tanuj Shori is the Founder and CEO of Square Yards, India’s largest real estate aggregator and fintech player. Established in 2014, the company has witnessed exponential growth in a very short span of time. Under Tanuj’s astute leadership, Square Yards has achieved a significant scale in facilitating real estate investments through the direct presence of more than 3000 employees in 25+ Indian cities and 10+ International locations.
Prior to starting Square Yards, he has worked in the capital markets division of top notch firms such as Lehmann brothers, Nomura and Standard Chartered Bank across different geographies such as the United States and Asia Pacific. He covered a host of sectors including banking, infrastructure, commodities and luxury consumer. While working at Nomura, he was the top ranked Asia analyst before he rose to become one of the youngest Executive Directors of the firm. Tanuj possesses considerable experience in the capital markets (equities) domain and is one of the most respected Real Estate Consultants across the globe.
Tanuj’s leadership and strategic acumen have been acknowledged by leading business publications such as Business World and The Economic Times. He has been awarded the 40 under 40 by Business World Magazine in 2017. Apart from professional pursuits, Tanuj is an avid traveler, having been to all 7 continents and 50+ countries. He is also an adventure sports enthusiast, having shark dived in the Pacific Ocean and sky dived over rugged mountain terrains. Tanuj is a highly qualified finance professional with a degree in Finance from the prestigious Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, a CFA level 3 candidate, and has held certifications with SEC, FSA and Asian securities markets.