Young Leader of the Year

Young Leader of the Year


This award recognizes a real estate professional age 35 or younger (Young Leader) who has demonstrated leadership and exemplified excellence in CRE. 

We seek to recognize a Young Leader who:
  • Showed dedication and enthusiasm for his/her work
  • Exemplifies excellence
  • Should be considered ‘one to watch’ in the broad field of corporate real estate (CRE) in any member category

The winner is automatically put forward for Young Leader of the Year Award at the CoreNet Global Awards.

2022 Winner



Jude D'Souza
2022

Jude D'Souza

Workplace Experience Manager, India
Netflix

Jude is a seasoned professional with experience in varied aspects of workplace services. He has been an integral part of the Netflix India Workplace team since its inception managing the function in various capacities including operations & experience. In his current role as an Experience Manager, he is focused on enhancing the workplace experience from a range of multifaceted and diverse aspects that include but no limited to, inclusion & diversity, events, F&B, space programming, environmental design etc. Prior to Netflix, he worked with Scottish Development International and was involved in assisting with trade and investment opportunities in India. He has also worked with The Executive Centre where he managed FM services for leading organizations such as Facebook, Amazon and Expedia.

Jude has done his Bachelors in Sociology from St. Xavier's College, Mumbai and has completed CoreNet Global's MCR program.



Previous Winners



Deepesh Rangwani
2021
Jitendra Makwana
Jitendra Makwana
2017
Mamatha Naine
Mamatha Naine
2020
Dinakar Doraikannu
Dinakar Doraikannu
2019
Harshavardhan
Harshavardhan
2018

Eligibility Criteria


Members who wish to nominate themselves for the Young Leader of the Year Award must fulfill the following criteria to be eligible:
  • Paid Young Leader Member of CoreNet Global (must be age 35 or younger by October 2022)
  • Member must be actively engaged over the previous 12 months. Engagement includes attending a Summit, being enrolled as an MCR candidate (or other designation such LEED, registered architect, surveyor), contributing to the content of a Chapter program or event, serving as a Committee Member, etc.


Key Dates


Applications for nomination open in April each year.

If you have questions about whether you are eligible to apply, please contact Simran Zainulbhai.