Born in a town called ‘Modasa’ in north Gujarat, Dilip Soni studied at school of Architecture, CEPT University, Ahmedabad in 1976. In the early years of his carrier, he worked with renowned architect Kamal Mangaldas in Ahmedabad for a few years. In 1990, he started his own practice in Ahmedabad, by winning a competition of APMC Market at Sarkhej. Over the last 20 years, Dilip Soni and his firm have gained proficiency in a traditional and contemporary style. The firm has conceptualized, designed and executed more than 500 projects, mainly individual residences, residential schemes, housing, commercial buildings, business centers, schools, colleges, museum, and health care buildings. Most of these projects are located in Ahmedabad, Surat, Gandhidham, and Bhopal.