PAULO ANDRE’ HORTA RODRIGUES

CV

Lead Architect

THOE Real Estate Development LLC

Arenco Tower, 20th Floor, Dubai Media City, P.O. Box 126732 Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

http://www.thoe.com

The Heart of Europe (THOE) is a high end hospitality destination on The World project, situated just off

the coast line of Dubai. The Project is located in a group of 6 man-made Islands comprising a diversity

of best in class luxury and boutique hotels (2773 Keys), retail (604 units), F&B (38 units),

entertainment facilities (47 units) and private villas (109 units).

Total GFA: 1.335.000sq.m.

Main functions:

– Coordination of in-house design team (approximately 30 people), including architects, structural,

geotechnical and MEP engineers, draftsmen and administrative staff;

– Masterplan revision;

– Development and coordination of concept designs, including submissions to authorities and

approvals;

– Development and coordination of schematic and detail design stages;

– Selection and coordination of the work of external consultancies and specialists (architecture,

structural, MEP, ID, F&B, Retail, Entertainment, Hospitality, kitchen & laundry, marine & environmental)

engaged in schematic and detail design stages;

– Attending meetings and presenting the project to shareholders, authorities and investors;

– Site works supervision;

Business or sector Real estate activities

1 Jun 2013–30 Jul 2014 Senior Architect/Head of Design

Sondos Real Estate Company Ltd

PO Box: 19499, Riyadh 11435 Riyadh (Saudi Arabia)

http://www.sondos.com.sa/

Senior architect/Head of Design responsible for the management and coordination of the work of

project teams involved in the development of all stages of design of The Landmark – a high end mix

usage development comprising of best in class retail, office, serviced apartments, located in Riyadh –

Saudi Arabia,. The development, also includes an hypermarket, a private hospital, a medical institute

and a five star hotel.

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Main functions:

– Coordination of in-house design team (approximately 15-20 people) engaged in the architectural and

landscape design;

– Selection (development of RFPs, contract analysis & negotiation) and coordination of external

consultancies engaged in the development of technical specialties projects (structural design, MEP,

light design, sustainability & environmental comfort, traffic impact, parking strategies and pedestrian

flow studies) and specific architecture projects (5 star hotel, private hospital and medical institute);

– Attending meetings and presenting the project to shareholders, brand partners, operators and

investors;

– Site works supervision;

Selected projects:

– The Landmark development (BUA: 568.937sq.m.), Riyadh – Saudi Arabia;

– Sondos Head office (BUA: 14.725sq.m.), Riyadh – Saudi Arabia;

– Parcels #07+21 (BUA: 46.446sq.m.), Riyadh – Saudi Arabia;

Business or sector Real estate activities

15 Nov 2012–31 May 2013 Senior Architect

Pedra Silva Architects

rua da fonte, 22a, 1oesq, 1600-460 Lisboa Lisbon (Portugal)

http://www.pedrasilva.com

Senior architect integrated in the project team responsible for the design development and technical

design of the office ongoing projects;

Selected projects:

– L’and Vineyards Resort (Collaboration with Studio MK27, São Paulo – Brazil), Monsaraz – Portugal

– Uralchem Headquarters (Gross floor area: 3.380sq.m), Moscow – Russia

– Maputo Hotel & Business Center (Gross floor area: 16.000sq.m.), Maputo – Mozambique

Business or sector Planning & Architecture

1 Sep 2005–31 May 2013 Architect/Project manager

PAHR! arquitectura

Rua Miguel Pais, no51-2oDto, 2830-356 Barreiro Barreiro (Portugal)

http://pahr.prosite.com

Architect/Project manager responsible for the development & coordination of all stages of architectural

design process (concept design, design development, technical design, construction documents,

construction administration, site supervision); client management & project coordination; technical

detailing & construction administration;

Selected projects:

– Irqah palace (Gross floor area: 8.000,00sq.m.), Riyadh – Saudi Arabia (2013/…)

– Barreiro sailing club (Gross floor area: 1.200,00sq.m), Barreiro – Portugal (2009/2010);

– Arrábida twin houses (Gross floor area: 915,00sq.m), São Simão – Portugal (2008/2011);

– Nokia Care shops, Argel, Casablanca & Tunis – Argelia, Morocco & Tunisia (2006/2008) – Partially

built;

– Fábrica dos Leões Arts and Architecture school (Gross floor area: 9.500,00sq.m), Évora – Portugal

(2006) – 3rd Prize in Limited competition (with AS*);

Business or sector Planning & Architecture

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Curriculum vitae

1 Mar 2012–Jul 2013 Invited Assistant

ESAD.CR | Escola Superior de Artes e Design do Instituto Politécnico de Leiria

Rua Isidoro Inácio Alves de Carvalho, 2500-321 Caldas da Rainha Caldas da Rainha (Portugal)

http://www.esad.ipleiria.pt

Invited Assistant responsible for the Interior and Spatial Design Project Studio (1st year) of the Interior

and Spatial Design undergraduate course;

Business or sector Higher Education

1 Sep 2011–30 Jul 2012 Invited Assistant

PARQ | Departamento de Arquitectura e Paisagem da Escola Universitária Vasco da Gama

Mosteiro S. Jorge de Milréu, Estrada da Conraria, 3040-714 Castelo Viegas Coimbra (Portugal)

www.euvg.pt/parq

Invited Assistant responsible for the Studios of Technologies, Materials and Construction Methods

(2nd and 3rd years) of the Master in Architecture course;

Business or sector Higher Education

1 Sep 2001–31 Dec 2011 Technical director/Project manager

Construções BRANCO, Lda

Rua Beatriz Cassus, no251, 2870-010 Montijo Montijo (Portugal)

www.construcoesbranco.com

Technical director/Project manager responsible for client management & project coordination; contract

documentation & project scheduling; technical detailing & construction administration; procurement;

tendering; liaison with authorities;

Selected works:

– CAI kindergarten building (Gross floor area: 2.500sq.m), Barreiro – Portugal (2009-2010);

– Five residential buildings in Alto das Vinhas Grandes (Gross floor area: 9.570sq.m), Montijo –

Portugal (2007-2011);

Business or sector Real estate activities

30 Sep 1997–30 Jul 2000 Intern Architect/Architect

Contemporânea – Manuel Graça Dias + Egas José Vieira, Arquitectos, Lda.

Rua Borges Carneiro No38, R/C Frente, 1200-619 Lisboa Lisbon (Portugal)

http://www.contemporanea.com.pt

Intern architect/Architect integrated in design teams responsible for the development of all stages of

the architecture design process;

Selected Projects:

– Seven residential buildings in Salgueiral Sul (Gross floor area: 88.000sq.m), Guimarães – Portugal

(1998/2003) – 1st Prize in

limited competition;

– Urban reconversion of the Margueira shipyard (Gross floor area: 1.028.475sq.m), Almada – Portugal

(1999);

– Expresso/Sojornal headquarters at Rotunda da Bela Vista (Gross floor area: 41.250sq.m), Lisboa –

Portugal (1999) – 1st Prize in

limited competition;

– Santo Amaro pedestrian bridge, Lisboa – Portugal (1999);

– Egas Moniz University auditorium complex building (Gross floor area: 5.000sq.m), Monte da

Caparica – Portugal (1998) – Built;

Business or sector Planning & Architecture

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1 Sep 2000–30 Jul 2005 Architect/Project manager

EMIT FLESTI Arquitectos, Lda

Rua Prof. Sousa da Câmara, no197-CV-D, 1070-216 Lisboa Lisbon (Portugal)

www.emitflesti.net

Architect/Project manager responsible for the development & coordination of all stages of architectural

design process (conceptual, design development, technical design, construction documents,

construction administration, site supervision); client management & project coordination; technical

detailing & construction administration;

Selected projects:

– Madan parque de ciência (Gross floor area: 2.500,00sq.m), Monte da caparica – Portugal (2005) –

3rd Prize in limited competition;

– Siemens megastore, Lisboa – Portugal (2003/2005) – Built;

– Baixa da Banheira sports centre and urban park (Gross floor area: 4.500,00sq.m), Baixa da

Banheira – Portugal (2003) – 4th Classified in open competition;

– Motopia car parking concept, Lisboa – Portugal (2003/2004) – Shortlisted in call for concepts;

– Império housing and commercial building (Gross floor area: 5.500,00sq.m), Castelo Branco –

Portugal (2000/2005) – Built;

Business or sector Planning & Architecture

1 Apr 1998–30 May 1998 Architect

A.S* Atelier de Santos, Arquitectura, Lda

Rua Nova do Almada, no11-2oEsq, 1200-288 Lisboa Lisbon (Portugal)

http://www.projects.as

Architect integrated in the design team responsible for the Azores University Student Residences

(Gross floor area: 6.500sq.m) competition proposal, São Miguel – Azores Islands, Portugal – 1st Prize

in open competition;

Business or sector Planning & Architecture

1 Oct 2011 Architecture of Contemporary Metropolitan Territories/PhD

Candidate

ISCTE-IUL | School of Architecture

Ava das Forças Armadas, 1649-026 Lisboa Lisboa (Portugal)

Architecture, Urbanism

1 Sep 2005–30 Jul 2006 Land Use and Environmental Planning/Post-Graduation ISCED 6

Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, 2829-516 Caparica Monte da Caparica (Portugal)

Planning, Urbanism, Environmental Sciences

1 Sep 1992–30 Jul 1998 Architect/Graduate ISCED 6

Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, Portugal

Rua Sá Nogueira, Pólo Universitário, Alto da Ajuda |, 1349-055 Lisboa Lisboa (Portugal)

Architecture, Urbanism

15 Jan 1997–30 Jun 1997 Architect/Graduate ISCED 6

Università IUAV di Venezia, Italy

Santa Croce 191 Tolentini, 30135 Venezia Venezia (Italy)

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Curriculum vitae

Architecture, Urbanism

Mother tongue(s) Portuguese

Other language(s) UNDERSTANDING SPEAKING WRITING

Listening Reading Spoken interaction Spoken production

Spanish A2 A2 A2 A2 A1

English C1 C1 B2 B2 B2

French B2 B2 A2 A2 A1

Italian A2 A2 A2 A2 A1

Levels: A1/A2: Basic user – B1/B2: Independent user – C1/C2: Proficient user

Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Communication skills – Energy, commitment and enthusiasm;

– Good interpersonal communication skills;

– Good interpersonal skills;

– Good ability to adapt to multicultural environments, gained through my extensive travelling and work

experience abroad;

Organisational / managerial skills – Ability to work well in a team;

– Self-disciplined and confident in a complex and international environment;

– Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines;

– Ability to take initiative in response to direction or instruction;

– A flexible and open attitude towards new ways of working;

Job-related skills – Ability to assist in the production and development of all necessary documents, drawings, models,

images, schemes, etc. related

to the design and building process;

– Strong conceptual and design skills;

– Good client management & project coordination skills;

Computer skills – Experienced user of Autodesk AutoCad, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Sketchup, Adobe

Creative Suite, Microsoft Office;

– Basic knowledge of Autodesk 3ds Max, Revit;

Driving licence B

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Member of the Portuguese Council of Architects since 1998

Member of the Saudi Council of Engineers since 2014