Mr. Aakash Patel


  • Aakash Patel is an Engineer graduated from University of Mumbai in 2004. He completed his Post Graduation in Business Management from T A Pai Management Institute, Manipal in 2008.
  • Professionally he is Director at VOLPAK Systems, a design built HVAC contracting company which focuses on Healthcare and Hospitals, Pharmaceutical Industries and Industrial Projects. His areas of interest are Integrated Building Management Systems, Control mechanism for HVAC applications and Building Sustainability. He is also an Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) Accredited Professional.
  • He joined ASHRAE in 2010. Since then he has held the following positions at ASHRAE Western India Chapter:
  • 2011 – 2012 Students Activity Chair
  • 2013 – 2014 Treasurer
  • 2014 – 2015 Secretary
  • 2015 – 2016 GGAC Chair & Vice President
  • 2016 – 2017 President Elect
  • 2017 – 2018 President.
  • At Society level he has served as Young Engineers at ASHRAE Regional Co-ordinator from 2012 – 2015 for Regional at Large.
  • Currently he is serving at RVC Research Promotion for Region at Large.
  • At ISHRAE he has been the president for ISHRAE Ahmedabad Chapter from 2015 – 2016 and he is an active member for the BOG since 2009.