“FROM OUR POINT OF VIEW, INNOVATION LIES IN THE CONCEPT.”
Fernando Sordo Madaleno de HaroArchitecture Director
Fernando Sordo Madaleno de Haro was born in Mexico City in July 1991. He chose to study architecture at the Universidad Iberoamericana Campus Santa Fe, graduating with honors in 2014 for his valuable contributions and performance during his studies.
Since 2012 Fernando has been closely involved with the everyday work of Sordo Madaleno Arquitectos where he began as a Junior Architect and in 2014 he became Project Leader. He currently leads the studio as Architecture Director, having under his supervision around 60 projects.
He has been part of the architectural design team on numerous projects of different typologies, such as the New Mexico City International Airport competition, El Zafiro residential in Jalisco and built projects, such as Alcazar de Toledo residential in Mexico City and the Massimo Dutti flagship store in Mexico City, which won the Special Prize of the UNESCO Prix Versailles 2017 in the “Stores” category of the North America region for its exterior design.
The innate architectural design skills that Fernando has consistently displayed have served him to develop and lead, since 2017, several projects currently under construction such as Sunscape in Quintana Roo, the residential project in Amelia Tulum –winner at World Architecture Festival in the "Residential for Future Projects" category–, Minas 71, Alcázar II and Vista Hermosa in Mexico City.
He has won several international architecture competitions, with the projects of Expo Guadalajara in Guadalajara, Constitución 999 in Monterrey, Ron Matusalem Distillery in Dominican Republic, SHÁ in Cancún; and obtained second place in the competition by invitation for a new shopping center in Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates.