Born: 30 September, 1966 at Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Devang Shah has done BE (Civil Engineering) from LD College of Engineering, Ahmedabad 1984-89 and MS (Construction Engineering and Management) University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA 1989-90
Upon returning from USA in 1991, started his own real estate company called Navratna Organisers & Developers Pvt. Ltd, along with his brother Pranav Shah, also a civil engineer, in 1993. In the last 25 years, Navratna has become a trusted real estate name in Ahmedabad, known for its quality work, unique projects with sound vision and highly cooperative approach towards their clients! With residential brand “Kalhaar”, Navratna has given Ahmedabad, some of the finest horizontal real estate projects which have become land marks. Their flagship project, “Kalhaar Blues & Greens” is spread over approx 500 Acres and is home to a Nicklaus Design, 18 hole Championship Golf Course with 700 homes around it. The Golf Course was awarded as the “Best Golf Course in India” by World Golf Awards, 3 years in a row in the years 2015-16-17. Navratna also owns and runs the “Gulmohar Park” mall and their new project “Navratna Corporate Park” is one of the largest corporate office Park, spread over 1 million sq.ft. in the most prime area of Ambli Road, Ahmedabad.
Devang Shah, an avid golfer, plays to a handicap of 0 (scratch) currently. He was the President of Golf Industry Association for the years 2016-18. He is the Council Member from West Zone in Indian Golf Union, the Parent body for Golf in India. He is one of the most respected persons, known for promoting the game of golf in India. Before taking up Golf, he played cricket for Gujarat State for 7 years, captaining the state team for two years that is where his leadership quality was born.