New appointment for PTW Vietnam
PTW is pleased to announce the appointment of Julian Escobar Uribe to Director, PTW Vietnam. With over 28 years of practice experience in Australia and Spain, Julian brings a strategic and conceptual approach to architectural design to ensure successful development and construction. “Julian’s depth of international experience across multiple sectors and excellent client engagement skills are perfectly suited to help build PTW’s strong growth trajectory in the region,” says Henrik Folkar, Executive Director, PTW Vietnam. Prior to joining PTW Sydney in 2016, Julian’s design for Sant Pau Library, Barcelona, Spain, was the winner of the 2012 Catalan Construction Innovation Prize, and he was awarded first place for six urban renewal projects for United Nations Development Programme; Rimac Precinct, Lima, Peru (UNESCO World Heritage listed). “PTW's practices in Australia and Asia work together to focus diverse expertise on all of our client needs. Julian in his new role has great potential to both drive success within the Vietnamese market and to foster collaboration between the Vietnam and Australian practices. We congratulate him on his appointment and look forward to working together,” says Sydney Practice Leader and Executive Director Simon Parsons.