Venkatesh Rao… better known as Venky, graduated in architecture from MIT, Manipal in 2000. In his early years as an Architect, he worked at ‘Mistry Architect’ under the guidance of Renu and Sharukh Mistry. While there, he gained experience in a wide variety of projects, ranging from residential villas, resorts, commercial complexes, institutional and industrial buildings. He went on to become an associate with the firm, and was with ‘Mistry Architects’ for around four years.

Venky has been a visiting faculty at RV College and BMS College.