Shobhan Kothari graduated from Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture in Mumbai. His early years in the industry presented him with an opportunity to design a Deaf and Mute institute making it a milestone that led him to co-found ADND, an award-winning architecture & interior firm with Anand Menon. The partnership has encouraged dialogue on bespoke design possibilities and challenges that come with it thus creating visually striking luxury spaces delivered within the parameters of pragmatics. ADND is a boutique multi-disciplinary and multi-award-winning architecture and interior firm that is consistently listed amongst the Top 50 firms of India. Their portfolio includes luxury residential, corporate, hospitality and retai from Delhi to Bangalore and Mumbai to Kolkata. The firm is also engaged in international projects.