Deepa Parekh

Associate Director, EDS

Deepa is a teacher and a sustainability consultant specialising in the buildings sector. As the Associate Director at EDS, Deepa helps clients meet high-performance goals for building design and operations. With over a decade of experience, she has expertise in net zero energy building design, green building certifications, simulation tools, policy research, outreach and communications. Deepa develops capacity building programs for corporates and professional development programs on sustainability. With a flair for demystifying complex technical content, she has trained 2000 learners across 55+ training programs. She teaches graduate courses as a faculty at CEPT University, advises students and speaks at various industry forums and platforms. She is a reviewer and jury member for the Solar Decathlon India competition for net zero building design.