Cities Planning + Design Leader, Singapore
With over 16 years of professional and lived experience across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific, Chintan, a trained architect and practicing urban designer has designed some of the most iconic projects globally.
Chintan leads the Cities Planning + Design team for Arup in South East Asia and is responsible for ensuring technical excellence in his role as the Australasia Masterplanning Skills Leader. He has proven experience in masterplanning precincts and mixed-use developments, smart cities, transport and tourism strategies, urban regeneration, and designing successful transit-oriented developments.
He has lent his expertise to the High-Speed Line 2 in the United Kingdom, developed a vision for Singapore’s Smart Urban Habitat Masterplan, and is currently leading the design for Indonesia's new capital city.
Passionate about the impact of climate change to cities, Chintan is undertaking research on the future of food manufacturing, walkability and autonomous vehicles to help shape more resilient South East Asian cities of the future.
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