Anupam is the Founder and Principal Consultant at Rationale de Design, a sustainability consultancy firm in New Delhi. His professional experience spans multiple project types including convention centres, SEZs, campus planning for IITs, townships, multi modal train stations, museums, offices, hotels, group housings, schools, colleges, factories, etc. primarily in India and USA. He has won several awards for his professional work and academic research.
The contribution of his team has primarily been to integrated design of sustainable buildings, masterplanning, as well as to green building policy planning and development. Previously with Buro Happold North America, he has collaborated on a number of complex projects with interdisciplinary teams across the globe. In 2010 he was awarded the international Synapse Award for "Best Qualitative Contribution".
An advocate of environmental design, he studied Building Science at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles; Architecture at the Sushant School of Art & Architecture, Gurgaon; and Marketing and People Management at IIT Bombay. He was a Co-Chair of the Emerging Professionals Committee at US Green Building Council in Los Angeles. In 2011 the USGBC recognized Anupam as a Chapter Leader as part of its National Leadership Academy.
Anupam works directly with senior leaders at the international level and is currently involved with demand side development of green buildings in India. He has chaired technical sessions and presented at various conferences - most notably at IBPSA-USA SimBuild 2010 New York, IBPSA-USA SimBuild 2008 Berkeley, ASHRAE SoCal Technical Speaker in Los Angeles, Passive & Low Energy Architecture (PLEA) Conference in Quebec, and Society of Building Science Educators Retreat in Las Vegas. However, he has always aimed at converting theoretical knowledge and wisdom to practical solutions to real-world problems.