Principle Consultant

Praveen Thampi (Creative Director)
B.E, M.Tech, MBA (U.S.A), M.I.S.L.E

He started his career as a Lighting Designer with Philips Lighting, After his Masters in Illumination Technology before the inception of Illumania Designs in Hong Kong & The Ministry of Light in India.

Over the years he has conceptualized & designed the lighting for several world renowned Monuments, Heritage structures, IT Campuses & has won several International Lighting design awards for his work.

He is the driving force at 'The Ministry of Light'.


Pooja Jethwani

A Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from INIFD, Mumbai, She is the Lead Project Co-ordinator & Business Development Manager at the Ministry Of Light.

Animesh Benwal

A Bachelor of Interior Design from INIFD, Mumbai, He has been trained on Lighting at 'The Ministry Of Light'& specializes in Lighting Simulations & Exterior Lighting Design.

Hetal Raicha

A Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from INIFD, Ahmedabad & Post Graduate in Lighting Technology & Energy Management from MITSOL, Pune. She has undergone the Advanced Lighting design course at ‘The Ministry Of Light’ & specializes in Office & Interior Lighting Design.

Isabella Murray

A MA Hons in Classics from the University of Edinburgh, U.K, She is the Business Development Manager at ‘The Ministry Of Light’ & also co-ordinates the P.R Activities of the Organisation.

Rupal Thakkar

An MBA in International Business from Birmingham City University, U.K & a Diploma in Interior Design, She is the Business Development Manager at ‘The Ministry Of Light’.

Roopesh Raj (Project Manager)

Roopesh is an Architect who has specialized in Project Management. He co-ordinates the Lighting designs with the Electrical Contractors & Supervises the Installation of the Lighting system. Installation snag analysis & Lighting system Commissioning are part of his portfolio.

Gerry Shirley

A Mechanical & Electrical Engineer he comes with 44 years of experience, working with various Multi-national Companies across the Asia Pacific region. With his immense experience, he is a Guiding Light at 'The Ministry of Light'.