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Name: 
Saurabh Jain

Designation: 
Consultant - Urban Development and Accessibility

Bio

Saurabh Jain works as consultant with WRI India Sustainable Cities and is mainly involved in Street Design projects for Greater Mumbai and MIDC Marol, Mumbai. He has completed his Bachelor's in Architecture from Kamla Raheja Institute for Architecture and Environmental Studies, Mumbai. As a professional he has worked on different scales and varieties of projects. He was part of the core team for “Open Mumbai- Lets Expand Public Spaces”, a public participation project initiated by P.K Das and Associates, Mumbai.

Working and living in different environments has been extremely crucial for him as an urban designer and planner. It has enabled him to understand varied perspectives and ways of life. Saurabh has worked with architects and urban thinkers in Auroville, Ahmedabad, Mumbai and Zurich on housing, institutional, urban design and public space projects. This exposure has helped him gain valuable perspective at multiple scales and in varied contexts.