Kapil Lahoti

Kapil Lahoti

Anaheim, CA, US



Architecture ▪ Commercial ▪ Hospitality ▪ Retail Projects ▪ Team Leadership ▪ Staff Training ▪ Client Service ▪ Quality Assurance ▪ Business Development



Robinson Hill Architecture, Inc., Costa Mesa, CA, US, Project Manager

I currently provide technical and architectural expertise to diverse portfolio of projects while managing projects at all phases of design development, bidding, Contract development, construction phase and follow up to the completion of project.

In addition my responsibilities include:
To effectively communicate and manage relationships with clients, suppliers, contractors, vendor’s engineers and other representative
. Relationship management, problem-solving, discernment, communication, decision making and collaboration are key skills and abilities needed for this role.
. Lead the planning and implementation of project
. Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
. Define project tasks and resource requirements
. Develop full scale project plans
. Assemble and coordinate project staff
. Manage project budget
. Manage project resource allocation
. Plan and schedule project timelines
. Track project deliverables using appropriate tools
. Provide direction and support to project team
. Quality assurance
. Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to principal in charge
. Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
. Implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs
. Project evaluations and assessment of results

Oct 2013 - current

Walt Disney Imagineering, Glendale, CA, US, Facility Designer

Responsible for creating CDs for Disney's new Shanghai Resort slated to open in 2015.

Nov 2011 - Nov 2011

Cooper Carry, Newport Beach, CA, US, Project Architect

Headed India ventures for the firm including communication, marketing and research to determine feasibility of available opportunities. Primarily working on commercial and hospitality projects.

Feb 2008 - Feb 2008

Nadel Retail Architects, LLP, Los Angeles, CA, US, Job Captain

Primarily worked on retail projects and did multi tasking on various market and retail buildings under supervision from senior Project Director.

May 2006 - May 2006

WATG, Newport Beach, CA, US, Architectural Associate

Responsible for creating CDs for various 5-star hotel properties across the US.

Jul 2005 - Jul 2005

Bundy-Finkel Architects, Newport Beach, CA, US, Job Captain

Responsible for creating CDs for various retail buildings in California.

Sep 2002 - Mar 2004


University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, AU, MArch, Architectural Computing

Architectural Computing with emphasis on Technological resources for Architectural profession

Feb 2000 - Apr 2001

Areas of Specialization