With more than 20 years in the design industry, Francisco leverages his experience to help clients understand the critical links between workplace design, real estate performance, and business operations. By gaining deep insight into his clients’ operational goals, culture, and specific project objectives, he develops responsive real estate solutions that are cross-pollinated with expertise from other practice areas — such as brand design and consulting — to produce real estate plans that align with design implementation and drive business performance. Recognized for his ability to challenge design teams to think outside the box, Francisco is also passionate about client relationships and mentoring others in building their relationship skills. Additionally, he is a member of Gensler’s Global Race and Diversity Committee. He received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland and his Master’s degree from Catholic University.