Francesco Cigala

Francesco Cigala

Padua, IT



My name is Francesco Cigala and I am an architect (RIBA Part 3 equivalent) with a strong background in complex projects around the world including museums, public leisure, housing and luxury mixed use schemes and residential.
I have previous experience in international projects as Team Coordinator and Concept/Project Architect, and I am BIM proficient (Autodesk REVIT Certified Associate).
About me:

• strong track-record in international projects
• excellent communication skills
• excellent design skills
• excellent detailing skills
• successfully leaded multidisciplinary teams
• knowledge of various build methods
• Autocad and Revit proficient (BIM)
• ability to effectively liaise with contractors and sub-contractors

I am able to carry out necessary responsibilities pertaining to client interface and project architectural design.
A wide range of different experiences in Architecture/Civil Engineering industry and my previous experiences as Team Coordinator grant I am skilled to work with various professional engineers and engineering consultants.

I am looking for a brilliant company where I can take advantage of my skills in designing, creativity and architecture in order to get mutual advantage and satisfaction.

If you are interested in my profile, please contact me.
I will be glad to give you more details.

Best regards.



Jun 2014 - May 2016

InHauz Ltd, London, GB, Project Manager

Sep 2013 - Apr 2014

Self Employed Chartered Architect, Barcelona, ES, Architect - Site Supervisor - External Consultant

Free-lance professional providing several services related to Architectural Design for private clients and companies in different countries.

Worked as a free lance professional for several projects and acquired experiences in Mixed Use, Residential, Sport Leisure, High Rise, Refurbishment and Urban Regeneration mainly in Italy and Spain.

Nov 2010 - Aug 2013

TYPSA Engineers and Architects, Barcelona, ES, Senior Architect

Typsa is an international Mid Cap size Engineering and Architectural company with net fees of €120M and 2000 employees worldwide.

As Concept/Project Architect and Project Manager I leaded multidisciplinary teams to successfully deliver complex projects in different international locations (Spain, United Arab Emirates...); supervised application of required local and international standards; managed project resources and day to day running of teams.

Apr 2007 - Oct 2010

Consorci Urbanistic del CDCV, Barcelona, ES, Architect

CUCDCV is a semipublic body responsible for the implementation of an extensive new inter-municipal Master Plan in northern Barcelona's metropolitan Area.

As a Concept/Project Architect defined Concept and Detailed Design; coordinated with engineering staff to deliver complex Architectural/Civil Design under tight deadlines.

Sep 2005 - Apr 2007

Self Employed Chartered Architect, Padua, IT, Architect - Site Supervisor - External Consultant

Free-lance professional providing several services related to Architectural Design for private clients and companies.

Apr 2003 - Jul 2005

Arcarete, Padua, IT, Junior Architect

Arcarete is a small sized award winning architectural company mainly active in Italy and specialized in public leisure design.

As a Junior Architect I specialized in Concept and Detailed Design for Public Squares, coordinated with the engineering staff and advised the Design Director in the best strategies and technical solutions for the projects.

Jan 2004 - Dec 2004


Università IUAV di Venezia, Venice, IT, MArch, Architecture

• Masters Degree in Architecture with GPA 108/110 from Istituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia - Italy (

Jan 2013 - current

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