Meet the Team
ASK Property Investment Advisors (ASK PIA) is backed by a professional team with decades of experience in mortgage financing, asset management and real-estate, dedicated to work with you and establish your real estate heritage.
CEO and Managing Director, ASK Group
Mr. Rohokale is responsible for the vision of ASK Group and spearheads the strategy of the group. He joined as an Executive Director in September 2008, and subsequently in 2011 he was elevated to the position of MD and CEO of ASK Group with a mandate to grow the company into a formidable wealth and investment management entity. With over 20 years of experience in banking, financial services and investment sectors, Mr. Rohokale enjoys strong credentials in setting up new businesses and building strong professional teams that deliver results.
CEO and Managing Director, ASK Property Investment Advisors
Mr. Bhagat founded the Real Estate Private Equity business of ASK Group in 2008. He has experience of more than a decade in the mortgage finance industry. Previously, he was the National Credit Head for the mortgage division of ICICI Bank. He was also the head of ICICI Property Services and has advised / syndicated over US$ 500 Mn (₹3300 Cr.) of private equity investments. At ASK Group, he has raised, and currently manages / advises an offshore and three domestic funds amounting to US$ 500 Mn (₹3300 Cr.). He has invested in multiple projects in five cities and demonstrated complete exits with superior risk adjusted returns. Mr. Bhagat is a Chartered Accountant.
Director, ASK Property Investment Advisors
Mr. Lakshmipathi joined ASK PIA in 2009 and is a core team member since inception of the real estate business. He is actively involved in fund raising, deployment and investment management of the real estate funds. He was also instrumental in setting up the Offshore Real Estate Fund in Singapore from 2012-16. Prior to joining ASK, during his tenure of 8 years with ICICI Bank, he specialized in the real estate and mortgages business. He has over 2 decades of experience in setting up and management of real estate, mortgage business and financial services. He is a science graduate.
Sr. Vice President - Asset Management, ASK Property Investment Advisors
A part of the ASK PIA Asset Management team since inception, Mr. Rathi has over 19 years of experience in asset management, project management and real estate valuation. He manages a portfolio of 20 million sq. ft. across 27 investments in Mumbai-MMR, Delhi-NCR, Bengaluru, Pune and Chennai. He leads the asset management team located across various investee company locations. Before ASK PIA, Mr. Rathi worked as Head of Asset Management with India REIT, where he monitored 22 projects across 5 cities. He has also worked with ICICI Home Finance Co., where he carried out valuations for ICICI Bank's mortgage portfolio.
Sr. Vice President - Investments, ASK Property Investment Advisors
In his 15 year long career, Mr. Shah has worked in the real estate finance and lending industry for the past 10 years. At ASK PIA, he manages and overlooks the fund's investments into real estate projects. He provides critical insights with regard to financial monitoring and risk management of the SPV level investments made from the fund. Prior to joining ASK Group in April 2010, he was Associate Director, Origination and Underwriting for Hypo Real Estate (HRE), India and his responsibilities included sourcing, creating credit framework, conducting risk analysis and structuring deals in real estate. Mr. Shah has also worked with ICICI Bank in the Corporate and Realty Finance department.