Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
  • Charu Thapar

About Charu Thapar

After serving as the head of PAM India business for four years, Charu Thapar is now the Head of Strategy and Platform for PAM Asia Pacific. In her role, Charu is responsible to drive region-wide initiatives, including digital, clients, and growth.

Charu is a senior industry veteran with over 24 years of experience in Real Estate of which 15 years is within the field of Asset and Property Management.

In her previous role as the Managing Director for Property & Asset Management services, Charu, was responsible for the overall property management and its operations across a portfolio spanning 240 million sq. ft consisting of over 300 properties managed by a team of 2500 people spread across diverse asset classes.

Prior to joining JLL, Charu worked with Cushman & Wakefield where she was the Managing Director – Asset Services Client Solutions, Asia Pacific with exposure to establishing,…


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About Charu Thapar

After serving as the head of PAM India business for four years, Charu Thapar is now the Head of Strategy and Platform for PAM Asia Pacific. In her role, Charu is responsible to drive region-wide initiatives, including digital, clients, and growth.

Charu is a senior industry veteran with over 24 years of experience in Real Estate of which 15 years is within the field of Asset and Property Management.

In her previous role as the Managing Director for Property & Asset Management services, Charu, was responsible for the overall property management and its operations across a portfolio spanning 240 million sq. ft consisting of over 300 properties managed by a team of 2500 people spread across diverse asset classes.

Prior to joining JLL, Charu worked with Cushman & Wakefield where she was the Managing Director – Asset Services Client Solutions, Asia Pacific with exposure to establishing, consolidating and implementing best practices in China, Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, Indonesia and India. She has expertise in Cost Management, Business Development, Client Relations, Technology and Systems as well as servicing various local and international clients. For her sterling work, Charu was awarded the “C&W Honors” the highest award within the organization.
In her past stints, Charu has also worked with Colliers Jardine and the Taj Group of Hotels.

CTBUH Involvement

  • Board of Trustees, Treasurer (2017 – Present)
  • Annual Conference, Panel Moderator (Chicago 2019)
  • Innovation Conference, Session Chair, Shenzhen (2019)
  • Past Roles:
  • Annual Conference, Session Chair (Australia 2017)

Events/Initiatives Involving Charu Thapar

Record Numbers Convene at 2018 Leaders Meeting

Record Numbers Convene at 2018 Leaders Meeting

20 Oct 2018, Event Report – CTBUH Leaders convened on Day 1 of the 2018 Middle East Conference for updates on…

CTBUH Trustees Convene in Dubai

CTBUH Trustees Convene in Dubai

20 Oct 2018, Event Report – The CTBUH Board of Trustees met for the second time in 2018, just prior to the 2018…

Regional Representatives Meet at 2018 Middle East Conference

Regional Representatives Meet at 2018 Middle East Conference

20 Oct 2018, Event Report – CTBUH Chapters, Regional Representatives, and Future Leaders Committees met during…

Events/Initiatives Involving Charu Thapar

Record Numbers Convene at 2018 Leaders Meeting
20 Oct 2018, Dubai – Event Report
CTBUH Leaders convened on Day 1 of the 2018 Middle East Conference for updates on the year's developments and to plan for 2019.
CTBUH Trustees Convene in Dubai
20 Oct 2018, Dubai – Event Report
The CTBUH Board of Trustees met for the second time in 2018, just prior to the 2018 Middle East Conference, to undertake high level discussions on the Council's future.
Regional Representatives Meet at 2018 Middle East Conference
20 Oct 2018, Dubai – Event Report
CTBUH Chapters, Regional Representatives, and Future Leaders Committees met during the Middle East Conference for a discussion on the Council's regional growth and global initiatives.
CTBUH Board of Trustees Travels to Hawaii
22-24 Mar 2018, Honolulu – Event Report
The CTBUH Trustees from Chicago, New York, London, Mumbai, and Hong Kong gathered to attend the main annual Trustees meeting.
CTBUH Trustees Hold 18th Meeting at 2017 Australia Conference
29 Oct 2017, Sydney – Event Report
The Board of Trustees convened for the second time in 2017, just prior to the Australia Conference. This meeting marked a few significant changes to the Board.
CTBUH Leaders Connect at 2017 Conference
29 Oct 2017, Sydney – Event Report
The Annual Leaders Meeting was held the day before the start of the CTBUH 2017 Australia Conference, bringing together the Council’s leaders.

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Charu Thapar Related Resources

Polycentric Cities: The Future of Vertical Urbanism

Oct 2018 – CTBUH Journal 2018 Issue IV
CTBUH 2018 Conference Speakers

Charu Thapar Related Papers/Research

Polycentric Cities: The Future of Vertical Urbanism
Oct 2018 – CTBUH Journal 2018 Issue IV; CTBUH 2018 Conference Speakers
As we approach the new normality of cities housing 10 million or more inhabitants, those best positioned for the future are evolving along polycentric, multi-nodal lines, with several central business districts, ideally all offering something…