As a Hospitality Practice Area Leader, José is widely recognized as an expert in his field, and both his design insights and his collaborative team approach are highly sought after by colleagues and clients. Over his 20+ years at Gensler, José has been responsible for a number of high-profile and complex projects, leveraging design to help his clients achieve their strategic goals. A Principal in our London office, José leads a multidisciplinary team of architects, interior designers, graphic designers and branding specialists to foster design excellence. His in-depth understanding of design and its role within the building process allows him to continually deliver innovative solutions. José earned a B.A. from Tulane University.