Mr. Agarwal received a B. Tech. in Information Technology from the Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Allahabad, where he was placed on the Deans Merit List. He completed his MBA from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore where he graduated with the Gold medal.

Abhishek Agarwal is a Managing Director in the Real Estate Group at Blackstone, based in London and is currently responsible for Blackstone’s hospitality investments across Europe.

Since joining Blackstone, Mr. Agarwal has been involved in real estate investments in various property sectors across several geographies in Europe including a number of real estate acquisitions, dispositions, financings, and other initiatives throughout Europe.

Before joining Blackstone in 2008, Mr. Agarwal worked as a software developer with Microsoft.