Ashish Rakheja graduated from MNREC, Allahabad and then earned an M. Tech. in thermal engineering from IIT Delhi. He is visiting faculty at School of Planning & Architecture and Vastu Kala Academy in New Delhi. As a consulting engineer at Spectral Services Consultants, he has been involved in the design of building services for many projects all over the country. He is presently president of Delhi Chapter of ISHRAE and BOG member of ASHRAE India chapter.