Ron Gupta is an architect and a philanthropist. Ron founded/co-founded Gupta Associates Inc. and SIGMA7 design group, consultants. He is also President of Ron and Chitra Gupta Foundation and IIT Kharagpur Foundation. He graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur and was a Heinz Graduate Fellow at the School of Fine Arts at Carnegie-Mellon University. Ron resides in Potomac, Maryland.