Founders of Aura SL Buildcon Pvt Ltd – Lokesh Soni, Mohsin Khan, Chetan Dhomne, and Narmade Choudhri

Pursuing Passion in Architecture

I pursued architecture driven by a blend of passion, creativity, and a desire to positively impact the world. The allure of designing structures that shape the way we live, work, and interact with our environment was irresistible. Starting my own firm, Aura SL Buildcon Pvt Ltd, became a natural progression, fueled by experience, ambition, and a fervent desire to realize my creative vision.

Inspirational Figures and Initial Struggles

Admiring icons like Zaha Hadid for her bold and avant-garde designs, I embraced fluid forms and futuristic concepts in my work. However, the journey of entrepreneurship in architecture came with significant challenges. Establishing and growing the firm in a competitive industry, especially during the initial stages, required perseverance, strategic planning, and extensive networking.

Overcoming Challenges

Building a client base, securing projects, and managing finances were initial hurdles. From these challenges, I learned invaluable lessons on resilience, adaptability, and the importance of embracing failure as a learning opportunity. These experiences enriched my journey, strengthening my resolve and honing my skills.

Essentials for Success

Starting a business or pursuing a profession in architecture demands several essentials:

  1. Education and Training
  2. Licensure
  3. Design Skills
  4. Networking
  5. Portfolio
  6. Legal and Regulatory Compliance
  7. Tools and Resources

By securing these foundations, aspiring architects can lay a solid groundwork for success.

Words of Wisdom

Embrace creativity, learn continuously, develop strong communication skills, and prioritize sustainability. Honesty in work is paramount. These principles have guided me in overcoming obstacles and growing stronger as a business owner, contributing to the enduring success of Aura SL Buildcon Pvt Ltd.