Relina Bulchandani is a director in the Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group (IBSG) Connected Real Estate Practice. She focuses on real estate solutions, technologies, and systems for the real estate sector, helping companies transform the user experience, streamline and design/build processes, and create environmental sustainability.
Prior to IBSG, Bulchandani was senior vice president of strategic projects at Forest City Enterprises, a publicly traded real estate developer, responsible for enterprise resource planning, enterprise content management, and organizational change management. She created the outsourcing strategy for strategic relationships and reduced total cost of ownership for the CIO and CTO with third-party partners in India. Prior to Forest City, Bulchandani managed client services for Realm Business Solutions, a real estate software company. She was also a senior member of the real estate consulting practice at Ernst & Young for more than 5 years, and has worked extensively with commercial real estate clients in the United States and Australia with a focus on retail.
Bulchandani has led consulting and systems implementations for more than 15 years, focusing on identifying and implementing operational enhancements, selecting and implementing technology-based solutions, constructing and implementing revised organizational structures, assisting in the merging of one or more separate organizational entities, determining and deploying e-commerce strategies in the marketplace, and conducting organizational reviews on various operational departments.
Bulchandani holds an MSE in technology management from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and the School of Engineering, University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. with a double major in economics and political science from the University of California at Berkeley.