CHENNAI, INDIA - Brigade Group, the promoters of World Trade Center Bengaluru and Kochi, achieved yet another milestone of its strategic expansion plans with the foundation stone laying ceremony of the World Trade Center Chennai in the presence of its joint venture partner, Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC) on 9th June 2017.
World Trade Center Chennai will be a development of more than 1.8 million sq. ft. of premium office space spread across two towers with one being the tallest commercial structure in Chennai. It will be developed on a prime land parcel and is strategically located in the established IT hub on OMR. The project will be a landmark IT SEZ project in Chennai consisting of premium retail and hotel within the campus, designed to provide world-class infrastructure for the 21st century workforce. The master plan and the concept design is developed by world renowned design, architecture, engineering & planning firm – HoK from New York, USA.
The Chief Guest of the ceremony was Dr. M K Shanmuga Sundaram, IAS, Development commissioner MEPZ, Govt. of India and the Guest of Honour was Mr. Roy Kho, Consul General of Singapore in Chennai respectively. The august audience was also addressed by Mr. M R Jaishankar, Chairman & MD, Brigade, Group, Mr. Lee Kok Sun, CIO, GIC Real Estate, Singapore, Mr. Kishore Gotety, Country Head – India, GIC Real Estate and Mr. Balaram Menon, President, WTC Bengaluru, Kochi, Chennai & Board Member, WTCA New York.