Politecnico di Milano
Master of Architecture
Bachelor of Architecture
Francesco is an Associate Principal and Senior Architect at SCB’s San Francisco office. He is responsible for the development of complex mixed-use and residential high-rise projects from concept design through construction and contract administration. Projects such as these present intricate architectural and interdisciplinary challenges that Francesco addresses through a collaborative process between internal staff and external consultants. His approach to each project is to define, characterize, and express it through contextual and contemporary design solutions.
Francesco is knowledgeable in various digital modeling and rendering techniques that assist in bringing his designs to life. He is also actively involved in SCB’s residential Research and Design group. Francesco’s recent residential projects include One Oak, a luxury 41-story condominium tower in San Francisco; Atelier DTLA, a luxury apartment tower in Los Angeles; and Anaha, a 39-story luxury condominium tower in Honolulu as part of the Ward Village masterplan.
Prior to joining SCB in 2012, Francesco focused on the design of higher education recreational facilities. He is has been licensed in Italy and Spain since 2000 and has worked on many residential and commercial projects in both countries. This experience has given Francesco a unique cross-continental understanding of the architectural industry.
Francesco holds a Master of Architecture and Bachelor of Architecture from the Politecnico di Milano in Milan, Italy. He is a certified LEED AP Building + Construction with the USGBC.