Community

The ADI is managed by the National Executive Committee (NEC) who are elected biennially by members. The National Executive Committee is responsible for running ADI, creating regional chapters and elected local Managing Committees, formulating policies and initiating projects to promote design and the interests of its members.

The current NEC members:

A Balasubramaniam

President

Bala Mahajan

Vice President

Darpana Athale

Gen. Secretary

Prakash Khanzode

Jt Gen. Secretary

Nachiket Thakur

Treasurer

Siddharth Kabra

Jt Treasurer
PR,Social Media and Brand:

Harsh Vardhan

Activity head

Darpana Athale

Team Member

Ishaan Dixit

Team Member
Events & Activities:

Ishaan Dixit

Activity head

Darpana Athale

Team Member
Industry Outreach:

Lolita Dutta

Activity head

Anubha Kakroo

Team Member

Harsh Vardhan

Team Member

Hemant Suthar

Team Member
Education & Student Initiatives:

Amit Sheth

Activity head

Lolita Dutta

Team Member
Govt. Outreach

Anubha Kakroo

Activity head

A Bala

Team Member

Ishaan Dixit

Team Member
Design Practice Advisory

Shivani Chhakrachhatri

Activity head

Bala Mahajan

Team Member
Donations and Sponsorships

Prakash Khanzode

Activity head

Hemant Suthar

Team Member

Darpana Athale

Team Member
Programs and Initiatives

Bala Mahajan

Activity head

Siddharth Kabra

Team Member

Nachiket Thakur

Team Member
Website App and Tech lead

Siddharth Kabra

Activity head

Ishaan Dixit

Team Member
Membership

Hemant Suthar

Activity head

Anubha Kakroo

Team Member
Member connect/engagement

Shivani Chhakrachhatri

Team Member

Chapters

Kolkata Chapter
  1. 28 Members
kolkata@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Shilpi Chakrabarty
Vice President: Avik Ghosh
General Secretary: Ankit Bhattacharyya
Treasurer: Subhajit Ghosh
Memberships: Suchismita Banerjee & Dipak Samuel
Events, PR and Social Media: Bilashendu Shil & Shayantan Roy
Alwar Chapter
  1. 10 Members
alwar@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Shipra Singhania
Vice President: Goldie Gupta
General Secretary: Omveer Singh
Treasurer: Mukund Gupta
Indore Chapter
  1. 25 Members
indore@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Mohit Rajora
Cultural Head: Ayushi Agrawal
Social Media: Dev Rajora
Artisan Connect: Akshita Gangwal
Nagpur Chapter
  1. 13 Members
nagpur@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Asad Firdosy
Vice President: Milind Gujarkar
Treasurer: Subodh Morey
General Secretary: Vishpala Hundekari

Event & Activities : Poorva Mange
Culture & Heritage : Archana Patil
Goa Chapter
  1. 46 Members
goa@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Reboni Saha
Vice President: Deepak Pathania
Treasurer: Devika Martins
General Secretary: Ravi Khambhoj
Ahmedabad Chapter
  1. 174 Members
ahmedabad@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Gauri Wagenaar
Vice President: Sangita Khalsa
Treasurer: Kathan Kothari
General Secretary: Kabya Borgohain
Jt. General Secretary: Vijay Sekhon
Head of Industry Outreach/Corporate engagement: Swarajsinh Rana
Head of Events & Activities: Jaydeep Desai
Jt. Head of Events & Activities: Avani Shah
Head & of Academic Outreach: Gaurav Juyal
Head of Marketing & Communication: Manini Sutaria Shah
Jt. Head of Marketing & Communication: Jaimin Bhavsar
Pune Chapter
  1. 314 Members
pune@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Yogesh Dandekar
Vice President: Wasim Khan
Treasurer: Karishma Shahani
Jt.Treasurer: Sarvottam Kulkarni
General Secretary: Pushkar Ingale
Jt. General Secretary: Charuta Palsodkar

Industry Outreach: Amod Gijare, Sarvottam Kulkarni, Shivani Kale
Government Outreach: Yogesh Dandekar, Wasim Khan, Nikkhhil Thackar
Academic Outreach: Prajakta Khanwalkar, Avinash Bhalerao
Design Awareness: Gaurav Jain, Shashikant Narwade, Anupama Kabra, Geetesh Nandanwar
Design Profession (Support & Enabling design practise): Rajesh Ghodke, Sarvottam Kulkarni, Shivani Kale
Sustainability: Charuta Palsodkar, Piyush Kohli, Shobhana Hadap
Mumbai Chapter
  1. 149 Members
mumbai@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Krishan Jagota
Vice President: Prayes Jambusaria
General Secretary: Radhika Seth
Treasurer: Rashmi Sridhara

Head of Industry Outreach/Corporate engagement: Poornima Burte
Head of Events & Activities: Radhika Seth
Head of Academic Outreach:
Head of Marketing & Communication:
Jaipur Chapter
  1. 87 Members
jaipur@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Ayush Kasliwal
Vice President: Richa Jain
Treasurer: Shikha Singh
Jt. Treasurer: Ronak Dandia
General Secretary: Nikhil Kala
Jt. General Secretary: Abhi Gupta
Hyderabad Chapter
  1. 77 Members
hyderabad@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Vikram GA
Vice President: Deepak J Matthew
Treasurer: Harshal Shinde
General Secretary: Shipra Bhutada
Jt. General Secretary: Anil Gupta
Head of Academics Outreach: Shilpa Bansal
Head of Communication: Akhil Karanam
Delhi Chapter
  1. 180 Members
delhi@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Sanmitra Chitte
Vice President: Subhrajit Ghosal
Treasurer: Rashim Bajaj
General Secretary: Puja Anand
Head of Industry Outreach: Mugdha Gosavi
Head of Govt. Outreach: Srishti Bajaj
Head of Academic Outreach: Sakshi Jain
Head of Events & Activities: Harbina Makhni
Head of Marketing Head: Jayati Gupta
Bengaluru Chapter
  1. 191 Members
bengaluru@associationofdesignersofindia.org
Chapter Management Committee
President: Jacob Mathew
Vice President, Head of Industry/Academic Outreach: Ravi Jangir
Treasurer: Disha Upreti
General Secretary: Nandini Kulkarni

Head of Marketing & Communication: Kunal Deshpande
Head of Events & Activities: Amitabh Kumar
Head of community building & communication: Shwetabh Verma

Student Chapters

Pearl Academy
  1. 667 Members
Pearl Academy, Delhi
  1. 389 Members
Student Chapter Committee
President: Tushita Aggarwal
Vice President: Krish Bansal
General Secretary: Palak Khaitan
Pearl Academy, Mumbai
  1. 107 Members
Student Chapter Committee
President: Tisha Jejani
Vice President: Aashray Patidar
General Secretary: Purvi Kedia
Pearl Academy, Bangalore
  1. 84 Members
Student Chapter Committee
President: Jeff Tomson
Vice President: Priyanjali Rao
General Secretary: Sakshi Jain
Pearl Academy, Jaipur
  1. 68 Members
Student Chapter Committee
President: Harsha Agarwal
Vice President: Krishna Kedia
General Secretary: Vanshika Saraf
Woxen University
  1. 47 Members
Coming Soon
Vishwakarma University
  1. 40 Members
Student Chapter Committee
President: Prathamesh Bhutada
Vice President: Abhiraj Deshpande
General Secretary: Atharva Suresh Pansare
Jt. General Secretary: Sneha Gadre
Treasurer: Tejaswini Zawar
Head Social Media: Aryaman Page
Head Marketing & Communications: Madhura Bhagwat
Jt. Head Marketing & Communications: Soham Gohil
Head Events: Palak Agrawal
Jt. Head Events: Shravani Pendse
Vellore Institute of Technology
  1. 30 Members
Student Chapter Committee
Chairperson: Sanjai R
Vice Chairperson: Siddharth MJ
Secretary- Events: Krishnapriya A P
Secretary- PR: Meha Gandhi
Secretary- Design: Bairy Nikhil Raj
Secretary- Projects: Varun Santosh
Secretary- Editorial: Sagarikaa R
Secretary- Finance: Chandane Siddhant Rajendra
Secretary- Media: Anveshika Singh
UPES
  1. 15 Members
Chapter Management Committee
Chairperson: Samarth Agarwal
Vice Chairperson: Shivangi Sharma
Secretary: Yashica Nayal
Treasurer: Rimani Singhal
Design Head: Astha Somra
Event Head: Abhinandna Vaidya
PR and Sponsorship Head: Vanya Kalra
Logistics Head: Deepanshu Yadav
Social Media Head: Stuti Arora
JK Lakshmipat University
  1. 5 Members
Chapter Management Committee
President: Aaditya Kakkar
Vice President: Dhairya Banker
Head of Design: Harsh Warrier
Treasurer: Susnitha Sivaraju
IIT Hyderabad
  1. 4 Members
Coming Soon
Institute of Design, Nirma University
  1. 1 Member
Student Chapter Committee
President: Anshav Maheshwari
Vice President: Rithesh Hegde
Head of design 1: Vidhi Srivastava
Head of design 2: Anushree Motka
Head Communication & Marketing: Riyanshi Hariyani
NSHM, Kolkata
  1. 1 Member
Student Chapter Committee
President: Subhadeep Patra
Vice President: Ranita Adak
General Secretary: Shivam Raj
Treasurer: Somnath Pandit
Events Head: Shiladitya Mazumdar
Membership Lead: Subhadeep Patra & Ranita Adak
NIFT, Bhubaneswar
  1. 1 Member
Coming Soon
Unitedworld Institute of Design (UID)
  1. 1 Member
Student Chapter Committee
President: Het Davda
Vice President: Heerva Desai
Head of Design: Sanah Bhosle
Co-Designer: Aryan Bangal
Head of Event: Jhanvi Bhatt
Sub of Event : Tushina Shroff
Head Marketing & Communication: Teesha Madan
Sub Marketing & Communication: Harshita Aggarwal
Treasurer and Sponsorship: Anirudh Singh vl
Sub of Treasurer and Sponsorship: Radha Limaye