Rupesh Iyengar has completed his PhD from ETH Zurich in Sustainability and Zero Emission Design – the first in India in this subject. He was a gold medallist during his masters in Sustainability from the National University of Singapore. He is one of the first Indians to a publish a research paper
in ASHRAE Research Journal, and has more than 10 research papers in international peer-reviewed journals and international conferences. He currently heads Index Workshop Inc. in Bangalore and Singapore, specializing in urban planning and sustainable architecture.