Founder and principal architect Malik Architecture, Kamal Malik was born and raised in Shimla in the pristine environs of the Himalayas. This is why even today nature remains the major source of his inspiration. He completed his architectural studies at the School of Planning and Architecture (SPA) in New Delhi before the inception of the firm 40 years ago. Today, the firm comprises of architects, interior designers and services consultants and have designed a number of prestigious projects in India and overseas. Their professional philosophy of providing a comprehensive design solution and harnessing of new technologies has resulted in innovative and dynamic solutions in the field of architecture and interiors. They are touted as one of the few offices in this country that enjoy an integrated capability of architectural, structural, H.V.A.C., electrical, mechanical and interior designing. The firm has won numerous design competitions. The veteran creative has also delivered lectures on diverse subjects such as sustainable design, landscape, healthcare design, hospitality design, design of research institutes, educational design, and relevance of sociology in design and interiors as an intrinsic part of architecture.