Stephane Paumier was born in 1971. He arrived in India in 1996 for a voluntary civil service after his architecture graduation from the School of Architecture of Paris-‐Belleville, under Henri E. Ciriani. Prior to architecture degree he earned a degree in applied arts followed by degree of industrial design. Stephane Paumier founded SPA Design Pvt. Ltd. with Anupam Bansal & Krishnachandran Balakrishnan in 2005. He has been nominated twice for Aga Khan Architecture Award in the year 2010 for Tarun Tahiliani Headquarters, followed by the year 2012 for Triburg Headquarters both located in Gurgaon, Delhi NCR. He was awarded with the silver medal of the French Academy of Architecture in 2005. As visiting professor he has taught at School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi, from 2008-‐2010 at CEPT Ahmedabad in India, in school of architecture Paris-‐Belleville in 2012 & at MIT, USA in 2009.