Born and educated in Lisbon, Portugal, Tiago brought his international experience working in Holland, Portugal, and Spain to Schmidt Hammer Lassen in 2006. He has lead international competitions and design commissions as the strategic leader of the Concept Development department in Copenhagen for more than 10 years. Fluent in four languages, he continues to drive the design process on large-scale assignments worldwide through strategic, evidence-based approaches and holistic design concepts.
During his tenure, Tiago has worked extensively on mixed-use commercial and multi-tenant office design among other typologies, including hospitality and cultural projects. With his extensive global expertise, Tiago has a masterful ability to apply intercultural exchange values to the diversity of his projects.
He currently chairs the Digital Practice Committee, which oversees Schmidt Hammer Lassen’s research and innovation initiatives, and actively mentors the firm’s burgeoning talent.