Project Description

Sri Velamati

Chief Operating Officer & Vice President of Development


2000 Tower Oaks Boulevard, 9th Floor
Rockville, MD 20852


As Chief Operating Officer at The Tower Companies, Sri guides the 70-year-old DC metro area company that owns, develops, and manages over 5 million SF of office, retail, residential and eco-progressive live-work-play communities. He also serves as Vice President of Development implementing the company’s new urban vision at The Blairs District in Silver Spring, MD.

Sri is a 16-year real estate industry expert with extensive residential acquisition and development experience, most notably with Archstone-Smith.

Sri has published several papers including “Wall Street to Main Street; Valuation Insights & Perspectives.” He is on the Maryland / DC Leadership Committee of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association; serves on Bethesda Green’s Board of Directors; and is a full member of the Urban Land Institute.

Sri earned his BA in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and MS in Real Estate Development from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Sri and his wife Praveena live in Clarksville, MD, with their two young children. Sri enjoys cooking, travel, and golf in his spare time.