Miami, FL, January 31, 2020 – Bermello Ajamil & Partners (BA), a global interdisciplinary A/E firm, is pleased to announce Jose Lugo, AIA, CGC, NCARB as the firm’s new Vice President and Managing Director for the Central Florida Regional office.

Lugo  assumed his role in December 2019. He brings more than 25 years of architecture industry experience. Prior to joining BA, Lugo served as Vice President and Director of Entertainment & Hospitality, Global for BRPH Architects & Engineers, where he managed and led the creative direction for many high-profile projects.

As Managing Regional Director, Lugo will develop client relationships, assure proactive and effective client communications, strong staffing and team building, financial management, development of strategic approaches, strong effectiveness with external teaming partners, and exceptional quality project delivery.

“Jose is well-known in the Central Florida community for his knowledge, experience and commitment to developing staff and client relationships and will make Bermello Ajamil a better company and enhance the depth and quality of our client services,” said Agustin Barrera, AIA, Vice President and Director of Architecture – Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean.

Lugo obtained a Master’s Degree in Architecture from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, and his Bachelor’s in Design Degree in Architecture from the University of Central Florida.

Headquartered in Miami since 1939, with offices in New York and Denmark, Bermello Ajamil & Partners is a global interdisciplinary A/E firm providing architecture, engineering, planning, landscape architecture, interior design, and construction services. With an abiding promise to the clients and the communities that they serve, B&A has the unique expertise to connect projects on an intimate level and constantly evolve the quality of life in regions around the world. B&A serves various market sectors consisting of municipal, maritime, aviation, commercial, residential, healthcare, education, and transportation. Recent honors bestowed to B&A comprise of the South Florida Business Journal’s 2019 Fast 50, ENR’s 2019 Top 500 Design Firms, and ENR’s 2019 SE Top 100 Design Firms.