Daniel Basurto

Daniel Basurto

Vienna, VA, US

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Born in Lima Perú, Architect from Universidad Ricardo  Palma, Co-Founder of the architectural office Vertical Arquitectos, and Project Manager Since 2003 with orders and projects in several scales, hospitality, health, residential, and commercial, with contextually sensitive, sustainable alternatives, highlighting the Urban design with social responsibility and inclusive urban infrastructure projects and enabling recreation areas in Peru human settlements.

Member of the American Institute of Architecture International Region (AIA) since 2013, for which he obtained a special commendation in 2014 for urban design by the “Cerro Cachito Public Space for Dissabilities” in Ventanilla.

Certified in the use of design and management tools. I´m currently designing commercial projects, offices, and industrial for Peruvian clients.   



Jonker Investment Corporation, Lima, PE, Project Architect

Develop the Master plan of “Centro Aereo Comercial” for 2030, facilities Upkeep and Improvement, enlargement of existing buildings and parking lot, supporting and coordinating with workers and providers, and establishing Efficient working processes for sustainability, in charge of services including buildings, cleaning, painting, catering, hospitality, security, and parking of “Centro Aereo Comercial”.

Jan 2021 - Jul 2023


Universidad Ricardo Palma, Lima, PE, BArch, Architecture and Urbanism

Architecture and Urbanism career, the best professors in Perú, and very competitive students.

Aug 1993 - Jul 1999


AIA Film Challenge, International Recognition, Award

The award was for the film "between the dessert and the ocean"


AIA int´l Region Design Award for Urban Design, Honorable Mention

The Award was for "Public space for disabled people in Cerro Cachito" in the desert of Perú.


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