After earning bachelor degrees in architecture and civil engineering from Lehigh University, Sam went on to obtain his M. Arch from the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI_Arc) in 2004.
He practiced in Los Angeles with Studio Works Architects before moving to India in 2006 to work with Studio Mumbai and founded Case Design in 2013. In addition to his experience in the design and construction of architectural projects, he has worked on furniture, interiors and exhibitions which led to the establishment of Casegoods in 2015.
Anne obtained both her bachelor and master degrees in architecture at the University of Technology in Delft, The Netherlands where she graduated cum laude in 2013. She worked with David Chipperfield Architects in Berlin and Studio Mumbai in India before joining Case Design in February, 2014, where she is a partner in practice and co-founder of Casegoods.
Ami studied architecture at the Balwant Sheth School of Architecture, Mumbai where she graduated with honours in 2014. She worked at Sameep Padora + Associates and Studio Amita Vikrant, Mumbai before joining Case Design in October, 2015. She worked on the Avasara Academy in Pune, several residential interiors and the Sebatu Village House in Bali.
Dhwani studied at the Academy of Architecture, Mumbai where she graduated in 2015 before joining Case Design the same year. She has been a significant contributor to the Avasara Academy, Pune and has also worked on residential interiors and the Kizimkazi Guest Houses in Zanzibar.
Paul studied graphic & exhibition design at Head-Geneva, Switzerland (graduated in 2011) and carpentry at Boulle School, France (graduated in 2015). He worked in various design practices and disciplines before joining Case Design in February 2016 and is now the creative director of Casegoods.
Shoeb studied architecture at the Academy of Architecture, Mumbai where he graduated in 2015. He has worked at Wafekar & Associates and as a freelance architect in Mumbai before joining Case Design in March 2016. Shoeb has worked on residential interiors and Avasara Academy, Pune.
Simone studied architecture at the Faculty of Architecture ‘Sapienza’ in Rome where he graduated with honours in 2013. He worked with Studio Bevivino & Partners in Rome, MVK Architects in Dublin and Vilniaus Architekturos Studija in Vilnius before moving to Mumbai to join Case Design in November 2016. He has contributed to Avasara Academy, Pune and is currently the project architect for the Kizimkazi Guest Houses in Zanzibar.
Soundhar earned his Bachelor Degree in Architecture from the School of Architecture & Planning at the Anna University in Chennai. Before joining Case Design in September 2017 to work on the Kizimkazi Guest Houses in Zanzibar, he did a one year internship at Studio Mumbai Architects and worked as a Junior Architect at Sou Fujimoto Architects, Tokyo.
Zani graduated from the Architectural Association, School of Architecture in London with a M.Arch in Design & Make in 2017. She also holds a B.Arch (Hons) from Universitas Katolik Parahyangan, Indonesia. Prior to joining Case Design in 2017, she spent 4.5 years working on hospitality projects in Asia and the Middle East for Ecoid Architects in Singapore.
Laura studied Product Design at the École Supérieure d'Art et de Design (ESAD) in Reims, France, where she graduated with honours in 2016. She worked at Matteo Gonet’s Glass Blowing factory in Bale, Switzerland where she collaborated with the Château de Versailles in Paris and the Industry, Design and Social Innovation Research Chair (ESAD, Reims). She moved to Mumbai in October 2017 to join the Casegoods team.
Sanjana studied architecture at the Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture (KRVIA) in Mumbai where she graduated in 2016. She worked at Samira Rathod Design Associates (SRDA) in Mumbai before joining Case Design in January 2018.
Saleem graduated from the Academy of Architecture in Mumbai and then trained as an Industrial Designer (Furniture Design) at the National Institute of Design (NID) in Ahmedabad and Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs (ENSAD) in Paris. He attended the Post Graduate Diploma Course in Modern and Contemporary Indian Art History at the Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum. He was director at Playn, founding program director of Product Design at ISDI Parsons Mumbai, and head of design at Reliance Brands (Muji etc.). He is the director, product design of Case Design and Casegoods.
Farhaan studied landscape and architecture design at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts in Singapore where he graduated in 2017. He worked in Singapore at National parks Board and Renaissance Planners and Designers and joined Case Design in 2018 as a landscape designer.
Priyanka has a bachelor in Computer Engineering from the Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute of Engineering & Technology of Pune where she graduated in 2016. She joined Case Design in January 2017 as administrative and financial coordinator.
Nilesh worked with designer and artist Saleem Bhatri in Mumbai before joining Case Design in November of 2016 as the workshop technician and coordinator.