A graduate from Sushant School of Art and Architecture, Sheetal Rakheja is an accredited LEED Green Building professional , executive member IGBC, President of International Fenestration Forum and a Visiting Faculty at SPA, Delhi. A firm believer in Sustainable Architecture, Sheetal has travelled extensively across the globe to get an in-depth knowledge of the architectural vocabulary and changing architectural expressions in different parts of the world. She is presently writing the Sustainability clause for National Building Code.
In the profession since 1998, she has successfully completed IT Parks, Corporate Offices, Hospitals, Multiplexes and Hotels and is currently working on Green Residential Estates. Sheetal's impressive design works have been focused on harnessing natures elements, highest energy efficiency, use a right mix of glazing with optimum wall window ratios and employ regionally sourced materials. Sheetal played a vital role in designing WIPRO Campus and Patni Campus which are PLATINUM rated LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified Green Buildings, and is author of "Shunya", a net zero energy home. She is currently involved in designing of Zero Energy houses and schools.
Her recent projects like International Home Deco Park, Wipro Campus, Patni Campus at Noida and many more have in-built green features with focus on environment sensitivity, energy conservation & occupant comfort. Several of her buildings are aiming for a LEED India rating. 'Buildings consume vast amounts of our resources like water, materials and threaten the ecological systems that support life, from the ozone layer to the world's forests.
As the main architect of The 3C, Mr. Vidur Bharadwaj has designed few of India's finest Platinum and Gold rated LEED certified buildings in cities like Noida, Gurgaon, Hyderabad and many more.