Born by Italian parents, I grew up at the bottom of my beloved mountains in the Pays de Gex, France. Its proximity to Geneva (Switzerland) makes it an interesting area due to its internationality. There I got to encounter and get curious about many different cultures which, I believe, led me to a fairly open mind and an interest in travelling and discovering new cultures and traditions.
Fluent in French and Italian, I also have a Cambridge Advanced English certificate with a score of 199.
I am currently looking for a position as a Part I Architectural Assistant starting in September 2021 in London. I am highly motivated and would love to join and contribute as much as I can in real life projects. Learning teamwork, communication and adaptive skills seems vital to me in the domain of Architecture. I am a hard worker who likes to listen and get constructive feedback. This job would be for me the opportunity to learn from experienced people and is something I couldn't value more. My undoubtable passion for Architecture pushes me to look for the best and innovative solutions.
RICHARD REID AND ASSOCIATES (UK)
RIBA Part I Architectural Assistant
August 2020 - August 2021
I am currently working at Richard Reid and Associates, an award winning practice based in Sevenoaks. Here I am learning invaluable skills in communication with clients and consultants as well as in programs, CAD and BIM related. Involvement in a lot of different projects, as well in the design process, allows me to get a broad experience on different types of projects.
KENT SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE AND PLANNING (UK)
BA (Hons) Architecture (RIBA Part I)
September 2017 - June 2020
I recently graduated from Kent School of Architecture (University of Kent) with First Class Honours. Studying abroad is for me a way of broadening my experience and knowledge as well as improving my English communication skills.
INTERNATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL OF FERNEY VOLTAIRE (FR)
Natural Sciences Baccalaureat
September 2014 - July 2017
I Graduated with Honors in the Science department of this school, where I mainly studied Mathematics, Physics and Biology.
I graduated with a BOI Baccalaureate (A-levels french equivalent), meaning I passed both French and Italian A-levels simultaneously. I also undertook Spanish and English classes. As extra curricular activities, I participated to Philosophy and Art classes, as well as undertaking 8 years of saxophone lessons and participating in quatuors.
ACADEMIC PEER MENTORING SCHEME
September 2018 - July 2019
For a year, I got the responsibility of mentoring new Architecture students throughout their first year. Help was provided in terms of working skills and time management.
RIBA MENTORING SCHEME
September 2019 - 2020
I had the opportunity to follow a chartered RIBA architect on site visits, client meetings, pricing and during his creative process. This scheme allowed me to experience what the job itself implies on a daily basis.
This experience was extremely helpful to anchor my academical studies to the profession.
BRANDSTORM ARCHITECTS (CH)
January 2014 (One week internship)
July 2016 (A month internship)
I had the incredible opportunity of observing and participating in some projects at the architectural firm Brandstorm Architects (Geneva, Switzerland) as part of my middle school program. I decided to voluntarily go a second time for a summer internship 2 years later to broaden my experience in the field. I value this experience as it was my first contact with the working field.
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"Advocates have an inborn sense of idealism and morality, but what sets them apart is that they are not idle dreamers, but people capable of taking concrete steps to realize their goals and make a lasting positive impact. They tend to see helping others as their purpose in life, but while people with this personality type can be found engaging rescue efforts and doing charity work, their real passion is to get to the heart of the issue so that people need not be rescued at all."
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