After reading Economics at St.
Stephens College, Delhi, he went
on to specialize in Furniture
Design from the Faculty of
Industrial Design at the National
Institute of Design, Ahmedabad.
As a practicing Design Consultant
and academician for over
30 years, he has worked in
the multifarious fields of
design, ranging from Heritage
Conservation & Product Design
to Interiors, Space & Structure,
Lighting, Exhibitions & Display,
Photography, and Clock
Design, among other things;
providing his expertise towards
conceptualization and execution
of various national and
international projects. A founding
member and former CEO of
the Stone Craft Foundation,
a Government of Rajasthan
initiative to encourage the use
of stone as a building material,
he has worked closely with the
Government, over the years,providing design and policy
consultancy on various heritage
conservation projects ranging
from forts to museums.
As the Director Academics at the ARCH Academy of Design his role extends as a Mentor, equally engaged in the various academic & strategic procedures of the institution as well as in the exploration of collaborations for institutional linkages and the establishment of Partnerships, both national and international, with industry and other academic entities, keeping research and innovation as important constituents at the centre of such endeavours.