Ruben Combariza

Ruben Combariza

Bogotá, CO



Architect and designer with a multidisciplinary approach and the ability to develop, lead and participate in projects related to different areas of design. Skilled in drafting, construction and production of documents, and design development. Proficient communicator in all phases of design and construction. Areas of excelence include: CAD management, Client Relations, Project Presentations, Architectural Design, Organizational Improvements, Design Vision, Team Leading.



Actif Studio, Bogotá, CO, General Manager CEO

Founder of a company dedicated to design in different areas, consisting of a multidisciplinary team that develops projects within the fields of architecture, interior design, graphic and industrial design, commercial design and advertising, under a concept and methodology of work called Integral Design .

Aug 2004 - current

Hefus Ltda, Bogotá, CO, Desing Director/Manager

Project Development Manager for architectural and interior design of a construction firm. Project management, customer management, budgets.

Jan 2003 - Jul 2004

ZUCU Constructions S.A. de C.V., Mexico, MX, Designer and plan illustrator

Member of team of designers of various infrastructure and housing projects. Development of plans and virtual models.

Feb 2001 - Nov 2002

Freelance designer., Mexico, MX, Freelance designer.

Development of single-family housing projects.

Feb 2000 - Nov 2002

Libre Acceso (Free Access), Mexico, MX, Designer and plan illustrator.

Architectural studies to optimize space for people with special needs within an NGO dedicated to improve public and private spaces. Development and publication of textbooks. This project has the support of the Universidad Iberoamericana and the Federal District.

Feb 2000 - Nov 2002


Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico, MX, BArch, Architecture

Jan 1997 - Feb 2003

Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico, MX, Ephemeral Architecture and Set Design.

Jan 2000 - Nov 2002

Areas of Specialization