As Director of Indocean Developers (Pvt) Ltd., the promoter of the architecturally and structurally unique Altair twin tower high rise in Colombo, Sri Lanka (www.altair.lk
), Pradeep Moraes has given leadership to a sales team that has in less than four years, pre-sold more than 65 per cent of the 400 luxury apartments the development offers.
He has been associated with mega property development projects in Sri Lanka for the past one and a half decades and was Head of Sales and Marketing in the Property Group of the country’s largest conglomerate John Keells Holdings through its subsidiaries Asian Hotels & Properties PLC, John Keells Residential Properties (Pvt) Ltd., and British Overseas (Pvt) Ltd., for 10 years before he joined Indocean Developers as President Sales & Marketing.
In August 2014 he was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Indocean Developers, owned by the South City Group of India, a joint venture of some of east India’s largest conglomerates.
Educated at St. Benedict’s College, Colombo and at Aquinas University College, Pradeep Moraes’ career spans the Commercial Aviation Sector with Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Gulf Air and Air Lanka (now SriLankan); Brand Management in the FMCG sector at Reckitt & Colman, Marketing, General Management and CEO responsibility in sectors such as Air Freight, Industrial Marketing, Advertising, Automobiles (Jaguar & Porsche), Home Entertainment, Security, Motor Racing, Broadcasting and Telecommunications