Senior Partner Penoyre & Prasad LLP
President, Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) 2007-2009
Sunand joined Cape Farewell on the 2008 Disko Bay Expedition, visiting the spectacular Disko Bay area of West Greenland with over 40 international artists, journalists and scientists.
The award winning architectural practice Sunand co-founded is well known for its commitment to sustainable design which puts people at its centre and engages with other arts. Currently President of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), he was a founding Commissioners of the UK Government’s Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment. He has written about climate change, architecture and cultural diversity, the value of design, urbanism and domestic architecture of North India, and the work of Le Corbusier. Sunand has taught and lectured in many schools of architecture and elsewhere and lives with his family in a house designed and built with friends.