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Sergio Ghiano, RA

Director of Operations

Mr. Ghiano joined Design 2147, Ltd. in 1987 and was part of the firm’s significant growth over the past three decades. He has honed his experience working on a complex variety of building types ranging from modest renovations to some of New York’s largest structures.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Ghiano worked as a project architect on several projects including a large number of special needs housing developments. He also spent several years as a mechanical draftsman for mechanical and plumbing contractors as he put himself through college.

His formal education, balanced with practical experience as an Architect and draftsman for contractors, has given him an excellent ability to understand the construction process and maximize his ability to be of service. With nearly three decades of experience in code consulting, he has developed keen expertise in the field.

Mr. Ghiano’s knowledge and hands-on approach has earned him the confidence of some of New York’s best known developers and institutions He leverages his skills with his relationships with New York City government agencies to find effective solutions for the firm’s clients. As Director of Operations, he has oversight of all the firm’s projects.

Bachelor of Architecture
CCNY School of Architecture, CUNY

Architectural Registration:
State of New York