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Sanjeev Tankha

Principal, Starq Design

Sanjeev Tankha is a Partner at STARQ inc., a multifaceted Architecture and Building Technology Studio based in Irvine, California.

Sanjeev brings over 28 years of experience advanced building technology with a focus in Facades and Specialty Structures. Sanjeev has led the design and construction of facades and specialty systems for several large aviation, sports, commercial, hospitality and civic projects in the US and around the world.

Sanjeev is seen as a Subject Matter Expert in high transparency, membrane architecture and complex facade systems and has lectured in national and international conferences about building technology and the facade practice. Sanjeev teaches facades performance and materials courses at USC. He is immersed in research of new materials and processes and chairs the research committees on embodied carbon in facades for FTI and facade procurement.

Sanjeev has a master’s degree in building science from the University of Southern California’s School of Architecture, Los Angeles and a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from the School of Planning and Architecture in New Delhi, India. He is a licensed architect in the state of California.