CMD & Senior Principal, INI Design Studio
Jayesh Hariyani has served the building and design industry for over 30 years, specializing in architecture & planning combining city planning, urban design, architecture, interior architecture and mix used real estate development that are based on sustainability. Mr. Hariyani has worked in Europe, USA, UAE and Asia. He served as CMD for South Asia Region at Stantec. As a Founder and Chairman of INI (formerly Burt Hill – Stantec Consulting) he is instrumental in forming and delivering research-driven, large multi-use developments, that are driven by good planning, architecture, technology and sustainable principles. His work has won many recognized international and national awards Including FAIA Honour from American Institute of Architects. He has also held teaching positions at Carnegie Mellon University and University of Texas and has served as Director and Principal of Architecture and Planning School at Ganpat University and is Board of Advisory for Nirma University School of Architecture and Planning. He has presented in several known national & international conferences.
His sustainable design and planning philosophy seek to create communities that are energy efficient and responsible. He strongly believes that through a high quality of design we must provide better working and living environments that enrich our communities and contribute to healthy eco systems. Mr. Hariyani is also Founding member & Executive Board Member of IGBC & Founding member & CEO’s Advisory Committee Member of USGBC. He is currently chair of Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) Green Campus Rating and IGBC Green Hill Habitat and Co-Chiar of IGBC Green City Rating and Net Zero Building Rating. Mr. Hariyani is also a founder of development company; AH Design & Infrastructure Ltd and Rural Education and Development Foundation which is known as READ Foundation.