(l to r) Fardeen Bhamgara, Fatema Sakerwala, Aziz Amin, Sakina Rangwala
Aziz graduated in Bachelor of Management Studies from Jai Hind College in 2009 and has been associated with the architecture and design fraternity ever since. A former media editor, Aziz has worked with renowned design publications such as GoodHomes, TRENDS, and IFJ, and curated numerous industry events including Index TradeFairs and D/code. He loves exploring new avenues and jumping in the deep end resulting in (sometimes) unprecedented outcomes. However, he truly believes that 'the time spent on a failed attempt is never wasted'. Aziz is a professional photographer as well, his latest muse being drones.
Sakina is an experienced communication expert with an extensive knowledge of media and public relations in the architecture and design domain. A renowned professional throughout the design domain, Sakina’s career spanning over two decades has allowed her to work with renowned professionals like Sumessh Menon, Rajiv Parekh, Alfaz Miller, The First Ferry, NIFT, ST Marys School, Flamebloc amongst others. During her earlier days, Sakina worked alongside Madison PR where she was commended for executing strategic campaigns, orchestrating complex impactful multichannel communications strategies and building brand appreciation.
Fatema has had a flair for design since the day her parents allowed her to dress all by herself. She started her journey as an interior designer, but eventually discovered her natural talent for public relations. Throughout her career, she has worked with a variety of brands and individuals, including Esaajees, The Ministry of Light, Isla Van Damme, Arun Nayar, The Taj Hotels, GVK, Prestige Group, Sanjeev Mehta/The East India Company and more. She is known for her sophisticated and agile approach to everything that she does, both professionally and personally.
With over a decade of experience, Fardeen has developed a deep understanding for brand development and strategy in the design domain. Since his graduation from Jai Hind College, Mumbai, he has worked with the trade publication IFJ and its sister brand Index Tradefairs, handling content, outreach, and client servicing. He has been part of the core team at ARK Reza Kabul Architects handling the brands corporate communications, digital and physical presence, the overall brand placement strategy. Fardeen is a travel and photography enthusiast driven by design and beauty.