Associate - Director of Office Studio
Our clients have come to know Kunal as a thorough, effective and thoughtful architectural design leader who brings an abundance of experience to each project commission. Kunal’s focus is on commercial office buildings. He believes that architects must understand the client’s business, their culture, and the individual requirements of each office environment. From conception, through design development, and from construction document preparation through completion and the Certificate of Occupancy, Kunal is very resourceful problem solver and brings his clients the peace-of-mind that the project will successfully meet their needs. He has the ability to analyze organizational operations and interpret his clients’ business goals resulting in spaces that achieve high productivity within corporate offices.
Kunal is specifically skilled in working with the details of scheduling, code compliance, envelope integrity, and sub-consultant coordination to assure projects are completed in a timely manner and within cost parameters. His experience in preparing and coordinating design and construction specifications and quality control throughout the construction process has resulted in highly successful low-rise to high-rise office buildings. His experience includes architectural design and project management for major corporations and real estate developers. Many of the office building architectural projects that he managed included sophisticated energy saving systems, security control structures and communication / internet infrastructures. His projects have ranged from one-story to 18-story structures representing between 20,000 to 600,000 square feet including multi-level parking structures.
As Director of the Office Studio, Kunal has taken on additional responsibilities in administration and has instilled in his Studio his philosophy of exceeding client expectations through timely and effective communication that result in outstanding client satisfaction. He provides outstanding in-house management for: recruiting new professionals and staff members to help WBA’s growth objectives, mentoring and training architectural design interns to enhance their futures, and helping develop training programs to insure staff members keep up-to-date on new design trends and technological advances in design and construction materials.
Master of Architecture
Kansas State University
Bachelor of Architecture
School of Planning & Architecture
New Delhi, India
Memberships & Affiliations:
Member, American Institute of Architects, (AIA)
LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP)