Ismet Khambatta is one of the founders of FACE (Façade Applications for Conservation of Energy) which is a division of TDW Furniture Pvt. Ltd. FACE is focused on the design, development, manufacturing, supply and installation of external shading systems for buildings.
She is an architect from CEPT University, Ahmedabad, and holds a Master's degree in Urban Design from Rice University, Houston, USA. She has been in practice since 1990, and her range of professional experience spans architecture, interior design, furniture design and manufacturing. She has been a visiting faculty member at CEPT University, Ahmedabad, and was also associated with HCP Design Planning and Management as an architect.