Professional movements in architecture and design sector have slowed down considerably, thanks to ongoing second wave and lockdowns. It is likely to pick up pace in the coming months and here is the list of professional movements in recent weeks in the sector.
Akshay Lalchandani has co-founded Testa, a firm engaged in workspace and residential interior design and project execution. Akshay has done Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering from Thadomal Shahani Engineering College.
Ashish Mehta is now Assistant design manager at Chaayos. Ashish is an experienced interior designer skilled in AutoCAD, space management, BOQ, working drawings and art selection. Ashish has done Diploma in Architecture and Interior Design from the Indian Institution of Engineers and BSc in Interior Design from Himalayan University.
Navneet Thakur has been promoted as Deputy Chief Architect at DLF Cybercity Developers. In his more than 19 years of professional career, Navneet has led verities of architectural development projects from inception to completion. Navneet is B. Arch from Birla Institute of Technology and M Arch from Aayojan School of Architecture.
Pooja Nikhar has joined Morphogenesis as Associate – Projects. Pooja’s professional experience spans over 8 years in architecture design, planning and construction of diverse scale projects in Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, Philippines and India. She is an Architect with MSc in Integrated Sustainable Design from National University of Singapore specializing in sustainable and regenerative building and urban design.
Sakshi Jindal is now Fellow at Amazon – a 10 Week Fellowship supporting the Sustainable Buildings’ team to incorporate embodied carbon and GHG reduction strategy for the emissions associated with a building’s construction materials. Sakshi is B Arch from Gateway Education, PG Diploma Holder on Renewable Energy from TERI University and also has done Post Graduate Diploma in Urban Environmental Management and law from National Law University, Delhi.
Shreyas Sakkari is now Senior Architect at Swifterz Creative Services (LLP). Shreyas is an experienced architect and urban designer with a demonstrated history of working in the architecture & planning industry. Shreyas is BArch from Acharya’s NRV School of Architecture, Bangalore and March in Urban Design from RV College of Architecture.