Sunand Prasad is co-founder of multiple award-winning architectural practice, Penoyre & Prasad, which has a reputation for distinctive architecture with a strong commitment to sustainable design. Sunand is committed to engaging with the wider design and construction industry, providing thought leadership on current issues such as the circular economy, co-creation and valuing design. Sunand was President of the RIBA from 2007 to 2009, championing the value of design, reform of architectural education and action on climate change. He has served in several key advisory and policy positions, regularly chairs Design Review Panels, is a London Mayor’s Design Advocate, Chair of the UKGBC Board of Trustees and of Article 25, the humanitarian architecture charity. Sunand was made an OBE for Services to Regeneration in the 2023 King’s Birthday Honours.