An alumnus of Harvard Business School, Mr. Murali is the Chairman and Managing Director of Shriram Properties, and also the Non-Executive Chairman of Shriram Group. As an eminent property developer, Murali delivers quality homes and commercial spaces to his trusting customers, rewarding careers to his industrious employees and phenomenal returns to the various stakeholders in his business. His objective is to make the nation’s Housing for All mission a reality. At the age of 28, Mr. Murali took over the reins of Shriram Properties in 1997. He has been instrumental in attracting FDI and Non-FDI investments of nearly USD 435 million from majors like Walton Street Capital, Starwood Capital Group, TPG Capital and more. Besides business, Mr. Murali is actively involved in several social welfare initiatives helping blind, differently-abled and underprivileged children, women and destitute elders through voluntary service organizations such as ‘Give Life, Chennai’.