Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani is the son of eminent ENT Surgeon and Padma Bhushan recipient Dr. L.H. Hiranandani, an icon in the field of medicine. From his early beginnings of teaching charted accountancy, Dr. Niranjan began his initial business by venturing into textiles with a weaving unit at Charkop in Kandivali in 1981. His first spark of recognition in the construction line came with their work in Versova, Andheri in the mid-eighties.
Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani completed his schooling from Campion School, Mumbai and graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree (Hons.) with a distinction of standing Second in Mumbai University. Adding to his professional qualification, he completed his F.C.A. from the Institute of Charted Accountants of India. Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani has done his Doctorate in Philosophy on “Housing Revolution in India – Challenges and Prospects.”
Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani is the Managing Director of the Hiranandani Group of Companies. The Group is today considered as a producer of best quality housing and commercial premises in the country. Apart from construction, the group has diversified into education, horticulture, hospitality, entertainment and retail.
The transformation of a barren land in Powai from a lonely hillside quarry with about 20 trees to one that is bustling with activity, with over 200 acres of greenery, as well as top-of-the-line commercial, residential, recreational and educational facilities is something we all cherish.
Since then, the Hiranandani Group has come a long way to be recognized countrywide for their modern and state-of-the-art mixed user township projects in Powai and Thane, both of which have become preferred residential and commercial locations in and around Mumbai. They call him Builder Extraordinaire and the man responsible for changing the skyline of Mumbai.
Leadership, brilliance, untiring zest for excellence and down-to-earth are words that come to mind when one comes face-to-face with Dr. Niranjan.
Dr. Niranjan is actively associated with and holds key positions in various Government Bodies, Private and Social Institutions, Schools and Colleges. Continuing to serve society in the best possible manner, the Group has forayed into the Healthcare sector with the 188 bedded Dr. L.H. Hiranandani Super Speciality Hospitals at Powai and Thane. He calls it his “Buildings of Passion”.
Some of his past achievements include drafting the State Policy of Slum Rehabilitation in Mumbai designed to improve the wellbeing of over 6 million slum inhabitants; acting as trustee for the creation of Nathdwara Township as a heritage destination; serving on the board of the Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO), an organization which distributes US$ 3 billion per annum to help fund
the building of housing and habitat policy for low-income families; acting as an adviser to Government of India on housing and habitat policy for over a decade, and serving as Chairman of Housing Committee of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).
The Hiranandani Group has gone international with 23 Marina – a 395 m high 90 storied neo-lifestyle residential tower coming up in the upscale Marina region of Dubai.
Dr. Niarnjan Hiranandani is a Business Leader with a combination of qualities like sharp professional business acumen, an Up-front citizen with social awareness, the Industry leader with up to date knowledge. Today, the Hiranandani Brand is synonymous with Quality, Timely Completion of Projects and Total Township Development.