Rahul trained at Faculty of Architecture, Manipal Institute of Technology, MAHE, graduating in 2011, and, worked in Studio XS and Hundredhands Design before starting The HULL in late 2014. Rahul is a functionalist at heart and believes that good design is achieved through a detailed scrutiny of all existential design conditions, and, through the pragmatic use of materials.

Rahul is a Visiting Faculty for Architecture Design at CMR School of Architecture and dwells into Music and Composition in his free time.