Luis Torrecilla

Luis Torrecilla

Basel, CH



Experienced M. Arch. Registered in COAM.

Demostrated history developing projects from design concept to finish, strong background with competitions, architectural visualizations, engineering projects and urban design. International project for the Embassy of Switzerland at BRH Architekten.



Wirth+Wirth Architekten, Basel, CH, Project leader / BIM Manager

Project leader
BIM Manager in Life Science projects in Novartis Campus

Architect part-project manager in Life science
- Project: Renovation of the Novartis Campus WSJ 310 - Pharma Industry
- Animal facility and addition of new floors to the existing building
- Feasibility studies and scenario development

BIM Manager
- Implementation of BIM system for current and future projects in Life Science
- Auditing BIM-Digital processes
- BIM & Revit Training
- BIM architecture coordination

May 2020 - current

BRH-Architekten, Basel, CH, Architect

Design architect
Developing housing projects in Switzerland and public competitions

Occupancy planner:
BBL Swiss Embassy Singapur
BBL Swiss Embassy Beirut, Lebanon
BBL Swiss Embassy Colombo, Sri Lanka
BBL Swiss Embassy Wellington, New Zealand
BBL Swiss Embassy Amman, Jordania

Kai Sushi Restaurant, Zürich
Gymnasium Münchenstein
DB Basel Badischer Bahnhof

New - Single Family House Rodersdorf
New - Single Family House Bischoffhöhe
Renovation - Single Family House Büllach
Renovation - Single Family House Itingen
Renovation - House Turnerstrasse

Competitions: School in Liestal, Residential building, Hotel in Neuhausen am Rheinfall

Feb 2017 - Nov 2019

Haberstroh Architekten, Basel, CH, Architect

Design architect
Developing housing projects in Switzerland and public competitions

Head of visualizations and 3D illustrations

List of projects:
New - Single Family House Thüerbo (Project Leader)
New - Residential project Gautschi Park
New - Residential project Oberhofen
New - Residential project Ribetschi Park

Competitions: School in Münchenstein, School in Wollerau, Sportcenter in Magglingen, Bauhaus
Product Design: Baumhaus in Jura, Modular kitchen

Apr 2013 - Oct 2016

Self Employed, Madrid, ES, Architects and 3D Visualizer

Diagnosis and proposals for urban plans and energy efficiency improvement of the buildings in 3 Districts (San Blas, Hellín and Carabanchel) for the Government Area of Urban and Housing in Madrid

3D Visualizer:
Freelance developing 3D images and renderings for competitions and architectural projects

Jun 2011 - Apr 2013

Oscar Liebana, Madrid, ES, Intern

Sustainability for buildings
Structural design and analyst for structures with post-tensioned concrete floors

Feb 2011 - Jun 2011


Universidad CEU San Pablo, Madrid, Masters, Architect

Architecture Master (5 years programme + end of degree project)
Achieved Distinction grade in “Structural design”

Sep 2003 - Feb 2011

Areas of Specialization