Sivaraman.S (SSR) has been with DesignQube almost since its inception. With a Master of Architecture degree from Nottingham University, UK and work experience with IWA, London, L&T, Chennai and Sankalpan Architects, Mumbai, he does bring a diverse and rich blend of International and Corporate design experience along with Environmental and Green design ideas to the table.
He currently heads the Architecture Design wing in DesignQube, Chennai. He is involved in a number of Residential & Commercial Architecture projects with his scope of work ranging from Design to Project Management.
In his tenure with IWA, a London based Design and build firm between 2009 and 2011, he was involved in Design and Refurbishments of High End Residences and Palaces in the UK and Gulf respectively. Relocating to Chennai in 2011, he joined, Arun Karthik to work for DesignQube’s first ever project: renovation of a 10 storey office building in Chennai. Before re-joining designQube in April, 2013, he worked for Sankalpan Architects Private Ltd. and L&T- Integrated Engineering services. In his role as Project Architect with Sankalpan , he was involved in design and execution of corporate interiors for a Multinational clientele. During his tenure in L&T, he was part of the design team which Master Planned and designed an 175 Acre FMCG plant and was project lead for a 28,000 Sq.Ft Administration block in the same facility. He is a certified LEED Green Associate and has worked in projects which were registered towards achieving USGBC LEED Silver rating.
Starting his design journey in 2002 from Architecture Department, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, he trained under Architect Raman Shukla of Studio 9491, New Delhi in 2005 and Architect Valliappan of Karvin Designs, Madurai in 2007. Before he went to pursue his M.Arch in UK, he also worked as Junior Architect for Ong&Ong Designs Pvt. Ltd. in 2007.
An ardent cricket fan he, idolizes MSD and his leadership skills. Occasional badminton sessions, dancing and engaging himself in ‘the blue social networking site’ is what he does when he is not designing.