Chitrak Shah

Co-Founder & MD - Shivalik Group

Vice President - Gihed Credai

RealEstate | Minimalism | Fitness

DOB - 04 July, 1980

Innovation and creating something out of the box is in Mr. Chitrak Shah’s DNA. As a process-driven entrepreneur, he writes down his weekly schedule which involves the minutest things that he is supposed to accomplish. He strongly believes in the power of minimalism and directness. For Mr. Chitrak, his priorities other than work are well defined- health and family, consisting of his wife and son. Travelling to different places gives him inspiration to create something new.

Mr.Chitrak Shah is involved in the formulation of corporate strategy & management and concentrates on the growth plans of the group. Headquartered in Ahmedabad, Shivalik Group is one of Gujarat’s leading real estate developers. As a group Shivalik not only focuses on products but also on their services. The primary objective of group is to construct residential and commercial projects that exhibit innovation merged with technology.

Over the next decade, the group intends to develop more than 60 million. Sq. Ft. of realty space and also wishes to develop a sustainable next-gen buildings. Every year, we endeavour to align and streamline our goals in such a way that our bigger purpose after 10 years is achievable. Through its developments, Shivalik Group seeks to create environments and spaces that enhance the quality of life of its customers.

Shah, 39 years old, started his journey with Shivalik in the year 1996. He has more than two decades of experience in the real estate industry and is the recipient of numerous awards and accolades for his thought-leadership and contribution to the real estate sector. He firmly believes in the overall societal development and is passionate about contributing to society.


Mr.Chitrak Shah is also one of the Vice Presidents of GIHED Credai. Apart from his passion for real estate, he is also a part of the EO (Entrepreneurs Organization) as one of the co-founders.

“I take 10 decisions a day, without agonizing its to be correct or incorrect : it aids me towards being clearer about my growth”, says Mr.Chitrak when asked about how does he cope with the challenges of the dynamic and oscillating Real Estate industry. He opined that this industry is raw and risks are a part of it. In the long run, he aspires to create a defined real estate ecosystem where affordable projects and premium projects are clearly bifurcated as per the contemporary needs of the end users.

For all his ideas, Mr.Chitrak Shah follows the process of Think-> Align->Train-> Assign-> Monitor. Thinking about an idea, choosing the person or resource for it, training adequately and monitoring until the end goal is achieved and a system is created.