born in Sydney, Australia
studied at FAUP – Faculty of Architecture of Oporto University, Portugal (1989-1995)
1993-1996 – cooperation with various studios in Algarve, Portugal and projects for private clients;
1996-2009 – collaborator of Planassociados (today PLAN Associated Architects), studio of Arch. Armando Dos Reis in Quinta do Lago, Portugal, being co-responsible for leading and managing the design team;
2009-October 2012 – Managing Partner of PLAN Associated Architects, co-responsible for leading and managing the company and the design team, in the areas of architecture, interior design and urban design;
since October 2012 – co-owner and managing partner of ESSENCIA ARCHITECTS (Essencia Criativa, Lda).