Shruti Gaonkar

Shruti Gaonkar

Mumbai, IN



Urban Designer / Architect - Columbia University New York city - 4 1/2 Yrs Professional Experience

DoB: 18 November 1984
Nationality: Indian

Work Experience summary: 4 1/2 years of professional work experience in design development, digital and verbal presentation techniques, construction detailing and site supervision. Keen participant in the workings of the office with a steep learning curve for skills and expertise. Acute sense of working in a design group of diverse backgrounds, with projects dealing with complex urban systems at multiple scales of context.

Educational Qualification: • Master of Science in Architecture and Urban Design - 2009, Graduate School of Architecture and Planning, Columbia University, New York City.
• Bachelor of Architecture, 2007, LBHSST College of Architecture, Mumbai University, Mumbai, India.

Professional Experience: • DP Architects Pte Singapore office, Oct 2011 - Dec 2012 Architect and Urban designer. Projects - Infrastructure, Large scale mixed use, masterplanning residential scehemes, commercial and industrial projects.
• Architect Hafeez Contractor, Mumbai. Worked as Consultant Architect from Dec 2009 - Sept 2011. Projects - masterplanning schemes, high-end residential, and commercial.
• S+PS Architects, Mumbai (India). Worked as an Assistant Architect from January 2007 to May 2008. Projects - interior design for high end residential, boutique resort, commercial.

Achievements and Interests: • Consistent academic excellence through all years of undergraduate education.
• Passionate about photography, travelling
• Conceptualized, shot and edited short films, ‘Life on 109 and Broadway’ and ‘Brooklyn Bridge : A Heterotopia’.

Technical Skills and Languages: • Adobe Creative Suite CS3 - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premier, Flash, AfterEffects.
• Autodesk 2010: Revit, Autocad, 3D Max Studio
• Bentley Microstation
• Arch GIS: Arc Scene, Arc Map, GIS.
• Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Power Point.
• Fluent in English, Hindi, Marathi.



DP Architects Pte.Ltd, Singapore, SG, Architect

Sep 2011 - Dec 2012


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, MArch, MS in Architecture and Urban Design (MSAUD-'09)

May 2008 - May 2009

Mumbai University, India, Mumbai, IN, BArch, B.Arch - 5 years

Aug 2002 - May 2007

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