Madhubala Ayyamperumal

Madhubala Ayyamperumal

San Francisco, CA, US

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Designer, with 6 years of professional experience in Middle East & United States, with a passion for design and an eye for detail. Areas of competence include Healthcare, Life Science, Hospitality, Mixed use and Workplace Design and also have enough exposure to Retail, Residential, Leisure & Entertainment projects. As a graduate with Master of Architecture & Architectural Engineering (Construction Management), I am a true generalist designer who enjoys working on entire life cycle of projects ranging from Client Interface, Concept Design to Construction Administration. Have independently handled projects ranging from 5,000 SF to 100,000 SF as Design Lead. Actively pursuing NCARB License and AXP Hours.

Also, an advocate of sustainability and wellness in design and have successfully completed the LEED AP BD+C and WELL AP Accreditation. 


Gensler, San Francisco, CA, US, Lead Designer

Nov 2021 - current

CAC Architects, San Francisco, CA, US, Lead Designer

May 2020 - Nov 2021

Gensler, San Diego, CA, US, Designer

Aug 2019 - Apr 2020

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), Chicago, IL, US, Graduate Extern

Jan 2019 - Jan 2019

Gensler, San Diego, CA, US, Professional Intern

Jun 2018 - Aug 2018

SM+D Design House, Dubai, UAE, Design Lead

Aug 2014 - Jun 2017

Gayathri and Namith Architects Pvt. Ltd., Bengaluru, IN, Professional Intern

Jun 2012 - Oct 2012


The Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), University Park, PA , Masters, Architectural Engineering, Construction Management

Aug 2018 - May 2019

The Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), University Park, PA, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2017 - May 2019
Aug 2009 - May 2014


Architecture MasterPrize 2021, Honorable Mention

The mission of the AMP is to advance the appreciation of quality architectural design worldwide. Celebrating creativity and innovation in the fields of architecture, landscape architecture, and interior design, the prize is open to submissions on a global level, accepting entries from architects all around the world.

Winners are selected by an esteemed jury of architects and leaders in the architecture world and will have a chance showcasing their designs to a worldwide audience, and more.


Paul W. Welch Jr. ARE Scholarship | AIA California, Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize the significant contributions of California interns at early stages in their careers, and to encourage them to complete the licensure process.

The jury agreed that all candidates went above and beyond what is simply asked of them. They exceed academic and professional achievements and seemed to take to the next level of already serving their communities through the profession. There was unanimous consensus in the high level of qualification and maturity. The jury felt confident that those chosen were a highly driven group of candidates who will no doubt make excellent contributions as licensed architects.


Henry Adams Medal and Certificate of Merit | The American Institute of Architects, Award

Category: Excellence in the Study of Architecture

Each year, The American Institute of Architects awards a medal and certificate of merit to the top-ranking graduating student in each architecture program accredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (or CACB for Canadian schools). Madhubala was awarded the medal for graduating as the top-ranking student from the Penn State M. Arch Class of 2019.


Creative Achievement Award 2019 | Pennsylvania State University, Award

Category: Overall Excellence

Creative Achievement Award is awarded annually to the top graduating student from graduating class of individual departments with overall excellence in design and academics by the College of Arts and Architecture, Pennsylvania State University.


Jonathan Speirs Scholarship | United Kingdom, Nomination

Category: Excellence in Architectural Lighting


Institute Gold Medal (B Arch 2009-14) | National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, Award

Awarded to a student with highest CGPA in Bachelor of Architecture program for Academic Excellence.


Best Outgoing Student (B Arch 2009-14) | ReCAL Alumni Association of NIT Trichy, Award

Awarded to a student in the Bachelor of Architecture program for Overall Excellence.


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