MEENAL SUTARIA


B. Arch, M. Arch ( Specialization- Energy Conservation and Passive Design)
Founder and Principal Architect- Green Angle
IGBC AP, LEED AP ID+C, Edge Expert and Auditor, IGBC Assessor and Trainer for BEEP
Professor at Balwant Sheth College of Architecture

Ar. Meenal Sutaria is an Associate with AAAPL and Director of Green Angle, a consultancy firm in the field of Sustainable Building Design Services. Her experience and specialization in environment friendly architecture gives value addition to AAAPL to create projects that are climate responsive and energy efficient.

Meenal has worked on projects of diverse scales from bungalows, villas, low-rise, med-rise and high-rise buildings. Along with her team they have partnered with esteemed design firms and participated to win design competitions for landmark projects, large campuses and developments upto 500 acres. Her expertise lies in using simulation softwares for energy efficiency, daylight optimization and natural ventilation, optimizing indoor air quality and assisting in water conservation. She is a core committee member and third-party assessor with IGBC for technical guides and green building projects. She has also been invited to contribute and get associated on Intergovernmental Programs like BEEP which is a joint collaboration of the Indo-Swiss Government. She has won several awards and accolades for the design assistance and written several papers and publications.

Meenal is sharing her knowledge through academia since 2013 as visiting faculty in Architecture colleges in Mumbai. She has taught in Masters as well as Bachelors program and has been invited as member of jury by multiple institutions. Meenal contributes to Alternate Angle Academy with her expertise and guidance to develop ideas and programs in Sustainable Architecture and Planning.