Born 18.02.1975 in Irapuato, Mexico

Nationality: french / mexican

Living in Berlin, Germany and Rome, Italy


Professional experience

2017 - Now

New Headquarters for the company Selmoni AG in Basel, in construction. Developed for the office Burckhardt+Partner AG, Basel.

2015 - Now

Project LIGHT (Light Industrial Global Housing Technologies) Development of a sustainable lightweight housing system, currently searching for funding and industrial partners. Initiative from Jacques Cadilhac

2014

Cittadini del Mondo, Association in Rome. Consultancy to find spatial and technical solutions to help the association in its support to refugees.

2010 - Now

Burckhardt+Partner AG, Basel. Consultant for the improvement of the architectural quality and the methodology in the firm.
In charge of developing highly complex projects: big scale, mix use, high-rise, complex programs.

2008 - 2010

ENZO, Berlin. Co-founder with Hans-Michael Földeak. Participation to various competitions focusing on the minimum use of resources to get the maximum effects. Realisation of small projects with a high degree of geometrical complexity.

2004 - 2008

LIN Finn Geipel Giulia Andi, Berlin. Project manager from the preliminary phase to the construction until March 2008 for a new Center for Design: „Cité du Design de St-Etienne“, France.

2003 - 2004

BCQ arquitectos, Barcelona. Project manager from the preliminary phase to the completion of 4 pavilions in the new Port of the Forum 2004 in Barcelona

2001 - 2007

Participation to international competitions

2001 - 2003

Groupe e2. Co-founder of a team of architects working on the potential of the interstitial spaces in the urban areas.
Project E2: organisation of an international ideas competition followed with an
exhibition and the publishing of a book.

1998 - 2003

Experience as Architect in the following offices:
Paris: Dominique Perrault Architecte, Calatrava Architecte, Jakob Macfarlane, Atelier Seraji; Mexico: TEN Arquitectos


LECTURES AND ACADEMIA

2011

Assistant Prof. Luca Lotti, School of Architecture of Rennes, 2nd Semester

2003 - 2008

Lectures and participation to juries in the following Schools of Architecture: EAPM, Paris; EACF, Clermont-Ferrand; La Cambre, Brussels and EPFL, Lausanne


Education

1997 - 2001

EPFL Federal Polytechnic Institute of Lausanne. Switzerland. Diploma

1994 - 1997

Paris Tolbiac School of Architecture, France

1993

French Mexican School, City of Mexico, Mexico


Languages: French, Spanish, English, German, Italian
Computer skills: Revit, Revizto, Rhino, Autocad, Office Suite, Adobe Suite