PRADEEP SHARMA

PRADEEP SHARMA

President

Pradeep is president with CHD Investments. He started in 2004 with an acquisition of Quality Inn in Durham, NC. He also, founded and exited an Oracle application consulting company Netcomlogic in 2008, which was a niche consulting company that served large enterprises in running payroll and financial systems. He also founded Edtech Systems, an award winning online learning software company in K-12 sector which serves students and teachers.

Pradeep serves as a Board of Trustee for Winston Salem State University in North Carolina. And involves himself with civic duties such as working with non profits and professional organizations.

Pradeep currently focuses on under-performing hospitality assets that need significant repositioning and re-imagination after successfully done that with three other hospitality assets

He has an undergraduate degree in engineering form Pune University, India, and an Masters in Business Administration from Wake Forest University, NC.

PRAKASH (PETE)  SAMBATH

PRAKASH (PETE) SAMBATH

Director of Finance

Pete is a US certified, Swiss educated versatile professional with comprehensive international leadership experience in wide spectrum of service models encompassing hospitality. He possesses in-depth understanding of business process and structured operational & financial methodologies.

Pete has assisted in financial improvements in most of CHD’s processes that have contributed to the overall success of the present portfolio.

Pete obtained his undergraduate degree in Hotel Management in India, and masters in Hotel & Operations with honors from Switzerland. Pete has also completed several certifications with honors including CHA certification from American Hotel and Lodging Association.

SACHIN BATRA

SACHIN BATRA

Investments

Sachin Batra is a real-estate investor. He was Managing Director with Religare Global Asset Management business. (A leading financial services firm in New Delhi)

In his last assignment with Religare, he conceived, listed and managed Religare Health Trust (a healthcare REIT listed on SGX) (RHT) with assets of ~US$560M. In addition he has managed commercial real estate assets of ~US$600M for a family office. Portfolio consisted of a commercial leasable and under-development space, and land parcels for further monetization.

Prior to that he held the position of Managing Director — Investment Banking with Religare. He joined Religare as Head of the Private Equity and Mergers and Acquisitions practice. He led a team that was instrumental in numerous transactions, including cross-border mergers and acquisitions and fund raising, primarily focused on the infrastructure, real estate and healthcare sectors. Previous to that he was with MAPE, Emerson Electric and Westinghouse.

Sachin has an undergraduate degree in engineering form Pune University, India, and an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University, PA with concentration in finance, marketing and entrepreneurship.

SAMUEL

SAMUEL

Finance Controller

Dynamic, creative, career driven finance & cost controller with more than 21 years of experience in public accounting and hotel industry. A proven track record for success and thought leadership in costing, finance, purchases and risk management. Fearless advocate who approaches business with a pragmatic, analytical view, ability to learn fast in emerging issues and complex situations. Widely recognized for executive presence, seizing opportunities, spear-heading growth and developing critical professional relationships. Hard working, enthusiastic and sincere. Areas of expertise include cash flow and bank flow management, budgeting and planning, general ledger scrutiny, finalization of books of accounts, taxation & auditing, HR, payroll, stock ledger and inventory control.

MOHIT

MOHIT

Information Techonology Head

As an Information Techonology head of CHD Investments, Mohit started doing the programming and writing codes and doing small time bug fixing when he was 16. His interest in computers made him to pursue his Bachelor’s & Masters in Computers.

Mohit has been associated with CHD Investements from last 6 years and is managing the technology for the company. Prior to joining CHD, Mohit was associated as Team Lead with Naggaro Software, a leading Multi National Company in Software Consulting & Services.

In his spare time Mohit loves to keep abreast with the Techonological changes happening across the world.

PAT

PAT

Operations & Client Relationship Head

PAT, completed his Masters in Business Administration from International Management Institute and has an experience of 14 years in leading banks, Information Techonology & FMCG with companies like ICICI Group , Kotak Bank & Informatics.

He has handled operations & administrative roles in the past & now heads the Operations & Client Relationship with CHD Investments. He is highly dedicated & committed to taking the company to newer heights & has set ambitious goals for himself & the company.

MIKE

MIKE

Sales & Operation Manager

Mike joined CHD Investments as an Sales & Operations manager in April’ 15. He brings more than 12 years of Hotel Industry experience and was associated with leading hotel brands and specifically Bristol Hotel & The Metropolitan Hotel & Spa. Prior to joining our organization Mike worked as a Shift Manager with Anya Hotels & Resorts.

Being a Hotel Management graduate Mike completed his MBA from National Institute of Marketing.

SANJEEV

SANJEEV

Manager (Accounts & Finance)

Sanjeev has 9 years of experience in increasingly responsible roles within Finance & Accounts. In his last assignment, Sanjeev managed Finance & Accounts for Intercontinental Hotels Group where he was responsible for U.S & U.K Indirect Tax, Review of Profit & loss (Revenue), Variance Analysis, Process Improvements & Transition of Process.

His experience is enhanced by Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. He is currently working on his M.B.A (Finance) in his spare time.

Leadership Team

CHD Investments’s visionary leaders, exceptional management team, and dedicated corporate staff are respected throughout the industry for their insight, experience, and track record of success. Click on the images below to learn about each of our talented leaders, key management and corporate staff.

PRADEEP SHARMA

PRADEEP SHARMA

President
PRAKASH (PETE)  SAMBATH

PRAKASH (PETE) SAMBATH

Director of Finance
SACHIN BATRA

SACHIN BATRA

Investments
SAMUEL

SAMUEL

Finance Controller
MOHIT

MOHIT

Information Techonology Head
PAT

PAT

Operations & Client Relationship Head
MIKE

MIKE

Sales & Operation Manager
SANJEEV

SANJEEV

Manager (Accounts & Finance)