Unlike international offices that have amassed a large portfolio and a clear 'style' prior to global proliferation and expansion, Serie, co-founded by Kapil Gupta and Chris Lee in 2007, started off global in very modest and local settings.
Martand Khosla is an architect with the soul of an artist. Even as he goes about moulding the urban landscape, he remains sensitive to issues concerning social infrastructure, displacement and deprivation.
Whether it is the innovative use of technology or discovering a hybrid material, for Sameep Padora the focus of design stays on context and encourages questioning of accepted notions for every project type...
A master craftsman, Sanjay Puri's name draws instant respect among the building fraternity. His firm has won him 32 international architecture awards, including the 2013 haul of three MIPIM Architectural Review Future Projects Awards in Cannes and the A+Architizer Award in New York.
Pronit Prem Nath, Principal Architect, Urban Studio
Having given the city of Mumbai some of the most fabulously designed night clubs and restaurants, Pronit Nath's forte and interest in hospitality is beautifully reflected in his designs. However, his firm's array of works ranges from residential, commercial, hospitality and retail to institutional sectors.
Manoj Ladhad, Vimal Jain and Sandeep J, Founder Directors, Architecture Paradigm
Started in 1996 by the talented trio who studied together at the BMS College of Engineering, Architecture Paradigm is driven by a single passion - to leave concrete imprints on this planet which makes a difference to people's lives. Their projects are not just about ideas or solutions to a problem but about experiences and celebration of humanity.
Sameep Padora, Principal Founder, sP+a
The Forbes India Architect of the Year 2011, Sameep Padora is an architect with a signature style - of creating no signatures! Designer of the famous original Indigo Deli in Mumbai, Padora, though better known more for his hospitality projects, has a body of work that includes residential and other projects like The Roddam House, Hyderabad and Shiv Temple, Wadeshwar, Pune.
Abha Narain Lambah, Principal Architect, Abha Narain Lambah Associates
A beautiful lady with a mission to beautify our heritage, Abha Narain Lambah is a conservation architect who has led her way through honest practices and immense hard work. Winner of seven UNESCO Asia Pacific Awards for conservation, Lambah established her practice, Abha Narain Lambah Associates in 1998 and has been a consultant to World Monuments Fund for conserving monuments in Ladakh and Hampi.