Mr. Anki Savla, comes with 11 years of professional experience in the field of Design & Strategy in India & Germany. Currently, he is a Design Partner at Studio ASA, Mumbai which executes Architectural & Interior Design projects in India and Kenya, and is a Co-founder at OPE Innovation Lab which works in the domain of Human-centered Design across sectors.

Upon completion of his B. Arch. from the University of Mumbai, he was awarded the prestigious DAAD Scholarship to pursue his Master in Architecture (Computational Design) at one of the leading design schools in Europe – Staedelschule Architecture Class.

After working in Germany he pushed himself into new frontiers and completed multiple post-professional certifications in Design Thinking at the in Berlin (sister school of, Stanford University).

Ankit has also been associated as a Visiting Faculty in design and business schools across India for over half a decade where he trains students in Design Thinking, Spatial Design, Systems Thinking, Ethnography Computational Design & Prototyping.

He believes that his training and practice as a Designer & Strategist enable him to empathetically delve into complex systems of design and business to catalyze inter-disciplinary problem solving and also create co-operations between academia and the industry. His cross-disciplinary expertise, multi-cultural experiences & “glocal” networks have helped him deliver solutions for varied industries by bridging Innovation in Design & Technology with Innovation in Business Strategy.