Francisco Perez Vilchis

Francisco Perez Vilchis


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Graduated by the UNAM; he has collaborated for several of the most important architecture firms in Mexico. He has participated in multiple works; awarded as the winner of the First Architecture Biennale 1998, in the Industrial and diverse Building categories. In 2006, he collaborates with Ricardo Legorreta Vilchis, in the construction of the Hotel "La Purificadora" in Puebla, an internationally awarded work. In 2009, it made its first project for a retail store in Brazil; in 2011, he obtained the APEC International Certification. In 2012, he formalized operations in Brazil, managing “Zcala Brasil LTDA” based on São Paulo. In 2016, he obtained the ARM Eligibility Certificate, to be registered in NCARB ((The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards) and CALA (The Canadian Architectural Licensing Authorities), his Certification for both countries is still in process.  He is a member of the FCARM, AIA, and UIA; and has developed more than 350 projects for several clients, in Mexico and abroad.


Grupo Zcala Arquitectos SA, México Distrito Federal, MX, General Project Manager

• Project development.
• Schematic design, floor plan layouts, architectural renderings.
• Develop and supervise blueprints based on international standards.
• Coordination with engineers and other consultants. (Masonry, structure, HVAC, etc.)
• Site planning and feasibility studies.
• Construction planning and supervision.
• Review contracts and purchase orders.
• Customer Service, answering general inquiries by telephone, emails, and/or
in-person in a timely and courteous manner.
• Maintain accurate and complete records, using computer filing systems to
align with a linear workflow.
• Construction administration, review submittals, field reports, punch lists,
and project closing.
• Produce work orders and job estimates for all jobs.
• Produce project specifications, probable cost estimates, and overall project
• Coordinate each project with multiple parties.
• Follow through on all requests to completion.

Mar 2000 - current


Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), Ciudad Universitaria, MX, BArch, Architect

Jul 1985 - Aug 2004


1a Biennal de Arquitectura CAEM 1998, 1st Place

1st Place for the Industrial Architecture and Diverse Building categories.


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