Juan believes that successful contributions are born in well designed spaces.
‘The right answers can only be received if the correct questions are asked’
Having attended Harvard Business School as well as being an Architect and Director of the Masters in Architectural Management and Design in IE (Madrid), Juan has a full understanding of business processes and furthermore understands believes how design and business models are correlated.
With more than 15 years of experience, he has addressed a variety of architectural projects from financial services to creative companies over more than 1 million square meters in Spain, Middle East and Latin America, acting as both Design and Executive Architect in international teams.
Labit is an architecture and design studio founded in Madrid. We are currently working worldwide, focusing on bespoke strategies to conceive spaces aiming to create the perfect place for each client.
We develop new areas engaging creativity, respecting the environment and design tradition. In every project, Labit perceives architecture as a way of transforming and improving other people’s live through innovation and the use of the highest technology available that allow us the thoughtful making of successful spaces.
Elvira is a workplace specialist who believes in enhancing the business model through design.
‘Excellence in business can only happen in excellent workplaces’
Elvira founded Labit after working in the USA and Middle East, where she worked in a variety of design projects for international and local clients. At Labit she is in charge of understanding projects needs and leading the design process from concept to execution.
With her Masters in Architectural Management and Design (MAMD) and Architecture background, she is focused on delivering on time and within budget maintaining the highest standards if design.
Pablo is passionate about well detailed projects. He believes in innovation through simplicity and cost awareness.
‘Lack of rigour today means money spent tomorrow’
Pablo has worked all across Europe and his experience in the field has included managing projects from the beginning, issuing initial briefs, scheduling and licensing.
He also is involved in procurement, design, project and cost management, construction, handover, closeout as well as managing external and internal consultants and contractors as clients´ representative, reporting to the clients´ boards and always aiming to exceed clients´ expectations.
Pablo’s knowledge combination between design and technical aspects secures the design.
Fernando is a specialist in understanding sustainability as a strategy.
‘Sustainability thinking is the only mean to create truly successful design projects.’
Fernando leads all technical aspects of the design projects. He brings into the design all the consultants during the design phase, ensuring a fluid design process while avoiding potential disruptive issues during the construction phase. He is able to translate the most complex design projects into straight forward construction processes.
Fernando has been involved in a wide range of projects linking multicultural and multinational teams at Labit Group.