Sergio Ghiano, RA

Director of Operations


  • Bachelor of Science in Architecture
    CCNY School of Architecture, CUNY

Professional Registration:

  • Registered Architect, State of New York

 Relevant Experience:

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 over three decades of experience in code consulting, he has developed a keen expertise in the field.

Representative Projects:

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. Below are just a few notable projects that Mr. Ghiano has worked on.

Commercial / Retail
  • Industry City
  • 1568 Broadway
Higher Education
  • New York University
  • Columbia University
  • Pratt University
  • The New School
  • Gotham West
  • Heatherwood Comm.
  • NYU Langone Medical Ctr
  • Mount Sinai
  • Elmhurst Hospital
  • New York Presbyterian
Sergio Ghiano, RA