GAA appoints new Senior Director

GAA's new appointment specialises in business transformation and operational excellence, supplementing the ‘increasingly critical’ role of Build to Rent.

Ronak Rawal joins GAA as its new Senior Director | BTR News
Ronak Rawal joins GAA as its new Senior Director.

Strategic consulting service Global Apartment Advisors (GAA) has announced that it has appointed Ronak Rawal as Senior Director.

Ronak will be responsible for the strategic development, planning and delivery of GAA’s consulting services, as well as the firm’s day-to-day operations. His appointment cements GAA’s position as a leader for end-to-end consultancy services in the global Build to Rent sector.

“I am delighted to join GAA during the business’ exciting period of growth. I feel privileged to be with a company at the forefront of the living sector, with a team that has unrivalled experience in the Build to Rent space. This is an area I believe will become increasingly critical for our growing and dynamic communities. Having seen what GAA has delivered so far, this role is the perfect fit for me to transition into the exciting Build to Rent sector and learn from the best.”

Ronak Rawal, Senior Director, GAA

Ronak joins GAA from his position as Strategic Leader for Tesco, one of the world’s largest retailers, adding his unique skills and vision to the GAA team’s 25+ years of rental housing industry experience.

In his new senior role at GAA, Ronak will be responsible for building innovative products and services and providing the industry with forward-thinking research. He will also be developing and growing the team of experts and wider networks to support the firm’s clients.

“Ronak brings 15+ years of complimentary corporate experience focussing on strategy, transformation, large scale programme management and performance improvement initiatives to GAA. We are delighted that Ronak will be working with our team of industry-leading consultants and is well placed to help us shape the business to efficiently deliver world class Build to Rent consulting services and products with a customer centric focus.”

Dominic Martin, MD, GAA

In addition to his Strategy role at Tesco, Ronak has worked around the world in numerous high-profile consulting roles for large corporates such as PwC and BT for over a decade. His subject matter expertise spans strategic development, business transformation and change management, operational excellence (including Lean/Six Sigma), and programme management.