Founder and director of the Technical and Scientific committee, RECIVE
Professor at the National University of Colombia
Board member of the World Green Infrastructure Network
He has led more than 40 design-built projects for clients in Colombia and the United States, and has worked as green building consultant in Colombia and Hong Kong. He holds a Master in building and is a doctoral candidate at the University of Hong Kong. As a researcher in Colombia, Hong Kong, and Germany, he has written several papers for scientific journals and has pioneered eco-productive architecture research. He has been lecturer and T.A. in National University of Colombia, the University of Hong Kong and Universidad Piloto de Colombia. He is a member of the World Green Infrastructure Network and founded the Latin America Green Infrastructure Network. He has been a speaker in seminars and conferences in the United States, France, Australia, Singapore, México, Peru, Hong Kong, China and Colombia. He is currently a teacher in the School of Architecture and Urbanism of National University of Colombia, director of a green Infrastructure firm, board member in WGIN, chair of the technical committee of RECIVE and researcher on eco-productive architecture. He is coauthor of the green roof technical guidelines of the city of Bogota, Secretary of environment, 2011.
He received the Green talents Award, German ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) Germany, 2011-2012; and the Humboldt Climate Protection Fellowship 2014. As a doctoral researcher in the University of Hong Kong he has investigated buildings delivering environmental services in urban environments and methods to assess building eco-productivity using a multi-scalar approach.