Ritu Vij, Director, is the Americas regional lead of Design & Construction for BlackRock’s Global Real Estate Services (GRES) team. Ritu is responsible for managing BlackRock’s capital projects portfolio related to office relocations, expansions and modifications in North America, Canada and LATAM.
Prior to joining BlackRock, Ritu has held various leadership roles within design and project management firms managing projects globally for Fortune 1000 companies. She has over 25 years of experience in this field with expertise in strategic real estate planning, project controls & management, risk management, consultant & contractor management, workplace planning & architectural design. In 2016 she was honored with the ‘Pioneering Women in Real Estate’ award.
Ritu is a licensed Architect and Project Management professional. She earned her Bachelor of Architecture degree from the School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi and Master’s degree from Parsons School of Design, New York.