Who We Are

Architect and principal at Office For International Architecture (OFIA), is passionately eloquent about his core beliefs and philosophy: “It is every architect’s bounden duty to take to heart the potential that our profession offers. And use every opportunity we get to explore this unique intersection of spatial artistry, technology, human civilization and above all, imagination.”

These are the keystone beliefs that inspire Mr Malhan and his team to go out and create the spaces they do.

“Mapping a client’s brief to a space and then using the tools of my profession to go out and exceed it, each and every time, is a given. My challenge comes in trying to see how I can help both client and the space to excite and inspire each other and then get my team to give shape to that new vision.”

Mr Malhan’s training and experience enable OFIA to assemble an unmatched team of international and local experts to deliver the most challenging tasks and projects.

The Team

The OFIA team of experts comprises a fifty people strong team of specialists from different disciplines organized into two cells headed by Naresh Monga and Pankaj Malik. Naresh Monga heads the project delivery division and is a hands-on implementer who is able to meet the most exacting demands in terms of production and delivery schedules.

Twenty-three years of experience in giving shape to client demands enable to be almost Zen-like calm while directing his team to frenetic activity.

Pankaj Malik has more than thirty years of experience in hospitality sector which is his unique speciality. This offers him an overall vision and perspective which all OFIA turnkey projects developments benefit from.

International Alignments

Sanjiv Malhan’s long-enduring personal association with top-notch Australian Architects and their organizations, make it possible for OFIA to be able to quickly draw on the best international talent with ease. OFIA has access to award winning boutique design practices as well as practices listed on Top 100 Architects in the World and Forbes 500 list of top companies of the world.

Office For International Architecture

(OFIA) is poised to be able to deliver the best of local and international experience and talent to make their offering unique and inimitable for clients wanting access to a range of skills and a wide pool of knowledge and expertise.

The Experts

Sanjiv Malhan works with various specialist consultants including Structural Engineers, Mechanical and Electrical Engineers, Audio Video and Lighting specialists (AV), HVAC planners, Landscape Designers, Kitchen Designers and Hospitality Consultants, Experienced Chefs and HR Consultants, Graphic and Brand designers, Education Consultants to provide complete planning, designing, execution and operational assistance to Hospitality and Education ventures.

Group Resources

Manish Malhan, Australia-trained interior architect, is a concept and design resource whose expertise the group draws on for a variety of assignments and who also spearheads the division that specializes in hospitality projects.

Rajiv Malhan, with over a decade long experience in Real Estate, is the OFIA maestro at sourcing development projects and helping clients find the right fit with the appropriate OFIA team.Together, this team of experts is able to deliver on the most challenging projects and meet the most stringent client requirements of quality and time schedules.