Born in Lisbon, Portugal (1968), Luis holds a MArch from Lisbon T.U. (1993) and was an Erasmus intern at Oxford Brooks University (1993). He collaborated as a trainee at Tavares da Silva and João Carou Architects (1987-1989), Varandas Monteiro (1990), Manuel Shepard Architects (1991), Carlos Ramos Architects (1991-1993). Between 1993-1994 he colaborated as a junior architect with Leopoldo Criner Architects. In 1994, he joined PROMONTORIO. Since then, he has headed key projects at the office with increasing responsibility on team management, project coordination and construction documentation.
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Born in Lisbon (1957), holds a MArch from Porto University (1987) and a Diploma in Cinema from the Conservatorio Nacional School of Cinema, in Lisbon (1981). He had his own practice from 1989 to 2013, developing projects in Urban Planning and Architecture. Between 1993 and 1994, he was professor at the Polytechnic of Setubal School of Education, within the Exhibitions Design programme. From 1998 to 2000, he served as external planning consultant to the Municipality of Lisbon and from 1997 to 1999 to the Portuguese Sports Institute. From 2004, Pedro joined PROMONTORIO as master planning consultant, where he is now Head of the Department of Urban Planning and more recently as management representative for Maputo South (Katembe) State development in Mozambique.
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Born in Oporto (1972), holds a BA Hons in Design from Chelsea College, University of the Arts London (1995) and was an Erasmus intern at Facultad de Bellas Artes in Barcelona (1994). Helena started as a trainee at Tricoire Studio, in Paris, in 1995, moving to Lisbon the following year to join Viterbo Interior Design team, a high-end consultancy (1996-1998). She collaborated with Paris Sete (1998-2000) before starting working at PROMONTORIO in 2000, were she is currently the Director of Interior Design. Since then, Helena has focused on key areas of this practice, namely working closely on leading hospitality projects for brands such as Four Seasons, Marriott and Hilton, ensuring each project development from concept to completion of design, and construction supervision.
Born in Viseu (1978), holds a MLArch from Evora University (2003). He began working in 2002 at Cerejeiro Landscape Architects where he remained for 4 years working in public and private projects from concept through schematic and from detail design through site supervision. Between 2006 and 2008, went on to work for Global Landscape Architecture, developing and supervising small and mid-size projects. In 2009, came to work for PROMONTORIO where he is currently the Head of the Department of Landscape Architecture.
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Born in Setubal (1977), holds a MDes from ESAD (Leiria Polytechnic School of Arts and Design) (2001) after finishing the professional technical course at the School Artistic Antonio Arroyo (1998-2000). Between 2002-2003, completed her internship training at the Portuguese Design Centre (CPD In 2003, worked in Creativus Consulting Centre (Municipality of Setubal Cultural Agency). Between 2004-2005, worked as a junior collaborator at the advertising agency LOWE Worldwide (2004- 2005). From 2004-2006, she collaborated as a freelancer with several artists such as Pedro Cabrita Reis and Hugo Canoilas. In 2005, Yoh joined PROMONTORIO and has remained since the Director of Graphic Design.
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Born in Lisbon (1959), holds a MArch from Lisbon T.U. (1982). Trained as an architect in various offices including Tomas Taveira and Vitor Figueiredo. Between 1990 and 2001 worked for the Municipality of Lisbon both in the Architecture and in the Housing and Social Care departments, on renovation projects for disabled people. Between 2001 and 2005 was Adviser to the Mayor of Lisbon for Social Care, Urban Rehabilitation and Landscaping. Between 2003-2004, served as Director of the Baixa Rehabilitation Department of Lisbon (UBPC) and as Member of the Board of Directors of FRRC, the after-fire Fund for the Reconstruction of Chiado. In 2007 joined PROMONTORIO as Director of Communications and Bid Manager.
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Born in Lisbon (1970), holds a MArch from Lusiada University (1995). Between 1992 and 2002 worked at PROMONTORIO, and in 2003 began working as Director of the Lisbon office of the Spanish architects Equipo 4d. Between 2004 and 2008, worked as a freelancer architect having designed and supervised a series of small and mid-size buildings besides external collaborations with PROMONTORIO. From 2008 to 2010, went to work for Imolux Property Trust as Head of Site Supervision. Between 2010 and 2012, worked for Invescon as Project Manager and Business Developer. In 2012, returned to PROMONTORIO as Director Doha, and has remained since fully dedicated to the practice, ensuring project and site coordination of various projects.
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Born in Lisbon (1979), holds a M.Arch II from Harvard University GSD and a M.Arch from Lisbon TU. He was a research scholar at Northeastern U. (2011-2013) and between 2005-2011, coordinated a residential programme with multiple designers such as Atelier Bow Wow and Fernando Romero. In 2007 he was awarded the Rotary Prize for Young Entrepreneur of the Year, and in 2009 nominated for PAYS.MED.URBAN. Between 2013- 2015, coordinated the reconversion of Kuwait City Green Belt for Amiri Diwan, in association with TAEP. Since 2014, Ricardo is a research associate at Dar Al Athar Al Islamiyya for an exhibition and publication on Kuwaiti architecture (1946-86). He curated several international seminars on Architecture and is co-author of Habitar Portugal 2006/2009. His work was exhibited at BIAU, in Lima, Peru (2004), at the RIBA, London (2011) and at the Boston Society of Architects (2012). A regular critic and lecturer in several universities, served as jury for Portugal and Kuwait at the 2nd-edition of Worldwide Architecture and was deputy curator of the Kuwait Pavilion at the Venice Biennale (2012). In 2014, entered into a joint venture with PROMONTORIO.
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Born in Luanda, Angola (1973), holds a MArch from Lusiada U. (2003). Prior to establishing his own practice, co-worked with one of his senior teachers. He is also a furniture designer and had his works exhibited at London 100% design and Casa Decor, among others. He also worked has manager for widely known Portuguese rock/pop bands being responsible for event production and stage design. In 2011, entered into a joint venture with PROMONTORIO.
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Born in Lisbon (1965), holds a MArch from Lusiada University (1995). He began working as Architect Coordinator in the Architectural Department of ELO Portugal, developing several residential and industrial projects, until 1999. Between 1999-2003, collaborated with Dois Traços, where he coordinated all the residential and institutional projects. From 2003 to 2005, was General Coordinator of the architectural team and responsible for the detail Design Stages of the projects in Personal Primer. In 2005, developed several projects from urban allotments to single-family detached houses. Between 2006-2010, accomplished various residential building typologies from single-family detached houses to collective housing and mixed-use programmes in Portugal. In 2011, joined PROMONTORIO as Director Mozambique and has remained since.
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Born in Lisbon (1966), holds a MFin in Organization and Management from Lisbon U. (ISCTE), (1990). In 2008, he graduated in Advanced Management Taxation Course from the Lisbon Catolica University. Between 1991 and 2003, was Account Manager at BPA and Director of Millennium BCP, simultaneously serving as Financial Director and adviser of several companies. In 2003, joined PROMONTORIO, where he is currently the CFO and Financial Director of the various companies of the group.
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