Amita Kulkarni is the co-founder and Principal Designer at SAV. She completed her Masters in Architecture and Urbanism at the AA School of Architecture, London in 2005 after being qualified as an architect in Mumbai in 2003. She is a Registered Architect with the Council of Architecture, India and is a qualified RIBA Part III. At SAV, Amita overseas the design, production and execution of all architectural projects.
Prior to founding SAV she worked at Zaha Hadid Architects, Hawkins/ Brown and Karakusevic Carson Architects in London gaining significant design and project experience on numerous RIBA award winning cultural, educational, residential, hospitality and high-rise projects. Some notable projects that she worked include the Jarman School of Arts, Middle East Centre for Oxford University, D’Leedon Condo Towers in Singapore and Cairo City Hotel.
In addition to her work at SAV , Amita has also taught at the AA Summer in London in 2015, Vertical Design Studios from 2011-2016 at the Welsh School of Architecture in Cardiff and at the BSSA in Mumbai in 2010 along with being an invited critic and guest lecturer for many other schools and organisations.