Chairman - Architect
Mr. Beri is uniquely qualified, both as an Architect and Engineer. After finishing his bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli, he went on to study in U.S.A. for his Master’s in Architectural Engineering. There he also earned his license as an Architect from the State of Michigan, U.S.A.
Mr. Beri has designed many health care, educational, commercial, residential and religious and industrial complexes. As an Architect, he has won two awards of excellence from The Indian Institute of Architects in year 1997, and as an Architectural Engineer, he has received the outstanding Architectural Engineering personality award in the national convention held in 1998. He has recently received ‘Excellence in Structural Engineering’ award from the American Concrete Institute (India Chapter) and National Design life- time achievement award from Architectural Engineering division of Institute of Engineers, India.
Mr. Beri’s works has been published in various leading Indian professional magazines. He has also read technical papers at various national seminars. His recently published monograph “Form Follows Feelings” has received positive reviews and is referred as a design aid book by students, professors and young professionals.
Mr Beri was a visiting professor at College of Architecture, Kolhapur and was a member, Ad - hoc board of studies – Architecture of Shivaji University, Kolhapur. He is presently Ad-hoc Committee member for M. Arch., Syllabus formation for Shivaji University, Kolhapur. He regularly conducts workshops for students of Architecture and Engineering.
Nitish, with his over twenty year experience, has deep expertise in design and master planning of industrial projects, especially in the power, sugar and automotive sector. He has led cross-functional teams of consultants on over fifty construction projects ranging in size from $400,000 to $10 million; responsible for design, project management and execution.
Between his stints as a designer, Nitish spent four years (post MBA) as a business consultant in Chicago with clients in the building products, medical devices, high tech and telecommunications industries. His experience includes customer focus, segmentation, go-to-market strategy / channel design and incentive compensation.
He uses his passion for design and strategic insight as a business consultant to drive business development and expansion efforts at Beri Architects and Engineers Pvt. Ltd.
He is also on the board of a US based non-profit organization, Tao Biofuels which is looking to set up small scale ethanol plants to provide affordable green fuel to remote villages in India.
Director Interior Design
Shilpa Beri is an alumnus of the reputed JJ School of Art. After completing her degree in Interior design, Shilpa has worked on over 1000 projects spanning from residential to commercial, in her career of over 20 years. She has successfully completed projects in India and US. Her designs are simple yet sophisticated and she is very keen on addressing the specific requirements of each projects including the client brief and budgets. She heads the interior design team and is responsible for fit outs execution. Apart from design, her strong forte is understanding of the interior materials and execution / coordination with other services.