Gurjit Singh Matharoo completed his architecture from CEPT, Ahmedabad. In 1992 after a brief stint in Ticino in Switzerland, he established Matharoo Associates in Ahmedabad and also began teaching at the Centre for Environment, Planning and Technology.
Throughout its relatively short life, Matharoo Associates has stood out due to its innovative concepts, out of the box thinking and high quality construction and execution in a third world scenario. Gurjit Singh Matharoo has lectured internationally and been the recipient of multiple international design awards. The recent ones being the Architectural review award emerging architecture award in 2009 and The AR house 2010 which celebrates the best house of the year.