Carlos is a Principal who serves as Global Design Leader for Gensler firmwide and Design Director for our North Central Region. Focused on shaping the strategic role of design in our client enterprises and fostering the next generation of design talent, he has more than 25 years experience as a design leader at the intersection of architecture, branding, interiors, strategy and innovation. Carlos has special expertise in guiding design teams toward client solutions that break new ground in fostering collaboration, increasing productivity, delighting users and driving business results. His work has appeared in numerous national media outlets and design publications, including The New York Times, Forbes,The Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, Interior Design Magazine, House & Garden, Metropolitan Home, Metropolis and Chicago Social Interiors. Carlos is the recipient of many honors, including induction into the International Interior Design Association's (IIDA) College of Fellows and Gensler's prestigious Don Brinkmann Award for design excellence.