Balmiki Bhattacharya

Balmiki Bhattacharya

Associate Principal

"The mall of the future is about blurring conventional boundaries between different uses. Our goal is to create a cohesive and integrated environment for visitors to explore and make their own."


Balmiki Bhattacharya brings two decades of experience overseeing planning and design of retail, mixed-use and hospitality projects. His multi-faceted career allows him to create holistic solutions that consistently produce a strong return on investment for clients. After earning his graduate degree, Balmiki joined an international architecture firm where he managed store design and construction for Fortune 500 retailers including Nike, Nordstrom, Verizon and Gap. He then transitioned to the client-side and worked for Starbucks and the Taubman Company, a prominent REIT, before joining MG2.

Balmiki’s strong business acumen and creative problem-solving skills, paired with a solid understanding of leasing and operational challenges, make him a valuable resource for clients in a competitive marketplace.

Balmiki in three words: Innovative. Thoughtful. Persistent.