Leaders at ARINEM are driving the conversation, internally and industry-wide, on best practices in sustainable engineering design.

Shubhra Mittal

Graduate from the prestigious Government College of Architecture, Lucknow, Ar. Shubhra Mittal has been working as a private practitioner in this wide, creative field since the last 19 years. Her professional profile  replete with environmentally conscious, sustainable buildings aimed at redefining the lives of people who inhabit/ use them. Her architectural work is spread over the country and abroad, winning her several accolades and awards. She frequently engages herself as a visiting lecturer in her Alma Mater and has also featured on various professional seminars as the expert panelist. She is currently a part of an expert eries on ETV as their Guest Speaker. Architecture describes her and Art defines her. A musician by heart, she 
performed as a singer in school/college but her quest for excellence propelled her to starting formal training in Indian Classical Vocal music at the age of 32 and lead to her successful completion of Sangeet Prabhakar after 8 years of diligent pursual of this difficult art. She is now a graded Ghazal singer on All India Radio and regularly performs for discerning audience of Hindustani music. Reading, Writing, Dancing, Theater and travel are her other hobbies in which she engages herself. Her family has been her integral strength and time spent with her two daughters aged 9 and 16, is the most important part of her otherwise busy schedule.  

Anupam Mittal

Architect Anupam Mittal graduated from Government College of Architecture, Lucknow in 1994 and within a year of passing out, started his design firm, in the name of Architects Plus. He is now the Principal Architect & Director of Arinem Consultancy Services Pvt. Ltd. along with Architect and Urban Planner Shubhra Mittal.

With a professional experience of more than 20 years in the field, he has been a design lead consultant for almost 500 projects and has undertaken 3 lakhs dwelling units in residential segment within the country and abroad, which has earned him several awards and acclaims.

He is an active member for various forums like IIA, IIID, GCAAA etc. He is also regular to special interaction sessions and juries for various architecture institutes. He has been sharing his views and concerns on several national platforms especially regarding Urbanization, Green Building and Monolithic Concrete Construction technology. His interviews and articles are regularly published in country’s leading TV, FM Radio and print media like Times of India, India Today, Uday, Green Constructions, Sahara TV, Doordarshan, ETV etc.

Since academic days, he had special interest in concrete. His new and innovative outlook towards RCC structures earned him acclaim from various state governments, especially for urban poor housing/ affordable housing for their simplified grid system, creative and practical approach towards structure of the building. He also coined the name RMDC (Rapid Monolithic Disaster proof Construction) for monolithic concrete construction, a technology he has passionately followed, researched and used in most of his work. He also assisted on a book of Box Culvert Design.

The Indian Concrete Institute, Western UP chapter, recognized this innovative approach in concrete design recently by awarding his project Multi-level parking in Ghaziabad, Four Storied Sapna Enclave at Ghaziabad & Multistoried Residential Building at Siddharth Vihar, Ghaziabad with Outstanding Concrete Structure.

He has also recently been awarded by HUDCO (Housing & Urban Development Corporation) under Government of India) for commendation of work done for sustainable & green building for his own house in Lucknow.

He travels between his two offices in Delhi and Lucknow managing projects spread pan India including Delhi NCR, MP, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, UP and an international project in Maldives too. In his free time, he enjoys poetry writing, playing drums, singing & playing golf.

As a keen golfer, he has travelled many places all across the world and has won many tournaments in golf too.

To give an outlet to his concern for social upliftment of the country, he has recently entered into making short films on relevant social issues.