Samira Rathod completed her graduation from Sir JJ College of Architecture, Mumbai in 1986 and then Masters of Architecture from University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign in 1988.
After working in the US and Mumbai, Samira Rathod established her practice SRDA in 2000. Having begun with a small farm house, and an avant-garde portfolio of furniture, SRDA is today commissioned with architectural and interior design projects, across the country. Winner of several national awards and, with a presence in both international and national publication, SRDA enjoys a reputation of being a firm that investigates design with a passion. At SRDA every project is treated with fervour for exploration and innovation in idea, and tested for relevance to physical and social contexts.