Catarina Canas

Catarina joined PTW in March 2018. As Design Director, she leads the technical and design review process through all design stages in our Vietnam studio.

She is a registered architect and urban designer with +18 years PQE gained on the design and delivery of numerous notable, award-winning projects, for 3 Pritzker laureates. Her work across 4 continents encompasses multiple building types and sectors, at every conceivable scale and procurement routes.

She’s a practitioner, researcher, and academic in equal measure- seriously committed to well-conceived and thoughtfully-detailed architecture for forward-thinking stakeholders.

Catarina, is an architect and urban designer involved in practice, research and education. She graduated summa cum laude from FAUTL and Sapienza, where she received her M.Arch and was distinguished with the 1999 Academic Excellence Award.