Following her bachelor’s degree from EPFL, Rita did a seven-month internship at Kunz Architectes SIA in Geneva then a five-month internship at Behnish Architekten in Boston. She is now an intern at CSDK Architects. Passionate, she will start her master’s degree at EPFL in February 2020.
With more than four years of experience in communication, Matthieu Piérard holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and is specialized in digital marketing. He is a true communicator and after several years in Asia, his experience led him to start his own company, MERCANTIAL Sàrl. He works alternately for the group CSDK Architects.
After graduating from the University of Geneva in Art History, Marine Gay has worked in various artistic fields. She has worked for Contemporary Art galleries as well as prestigious auction houses such as Christie’s and Sotheby’s. She also worked one year in Zürich in the world of television media. She joins the team of CSDK Architects as an Executive assistant.
Marie-France Vocat has an extensive experience as a secretary-accountant. She worked more than ten years in the building industry and the same number of years in the bank. For the past two years, Marie-France has worked as a secretary-accountant at CSDK Architects. She manages the various operations of administrative and accounting management.
Graduated from EPFL and rich in various experiences in the field of architecture, including in Asia, Charles Legrand has also obtained several awards of excellence during his studies. He collaborated with the famous professor Jeffrey Huang in Lausanne for six months. In addition, Charles is passionate about innovative approaches such as parametric architecture.
Holding of a master’s degree from EPFL, Daniel Kloese is a member of the SIA (The Swiss Society of Engineers and Architects) and his French equivalent, the Order of Architects. He has forged a solid experience in the field of architecture. In 2009 he won the Best of Architecture EPFL award. In addition, he has a great technical experience thanks to his work done in EPFL Civil Engineering laboratories. His work has been exhibited at different locations including the Pompidou Center during the exhibition Advances in Architectural Geometry. He worked for prestigious offices such as Ferrari Architects in Lausanne and Jürgen Mayer in Berlin before co-founding the office of CSDK Architects in Geneva in 2015.
Jérémy Salamin holds a master’s degree from EPFL in architecture. Son and grandson of a carpenter, he grew up in the construction’s world. He is specialized in carpentry and in custom furniture’s realization. Jeremy Salamin is passionate about mountain architecture and lives in St-Luc. He manages the CSDK Architects office in St-Luc.
After graduating with honors from the Haute Ecole des Arts Appliqués as an interior architect, Christelle Stutz has been enriched by more than ten years of professional experiences in architectural offices. She was able to acquire solid knowledge in different projects ranging from housing to the production plant.
After graduating in Architecture, Paulo Santos began his career in Lisbon. Wanting experiences abroad, he went to Algeria to refine his knowledge of urban planning. He also worked for four years in Lausanne where he worked, among other things on building renovations, feasibility studies and the pre-execution of a building of eight duplex apartments.
Graduated from an EPFL master’s degree and after a one-year internship at Alain Porta Architect, Thomas joined the CSDK Architects team in Geneva. Thomas is particularly interested in the reinterpretation of classical architecture as well as a social architecture that emphasizes housing challenges in our society.
Etienne Signoret holds a Master’s degree in Architecture (INSA). With more than twenty-five years of experience, his career is composed of a large number of projects as Works Director and Project Manager. He worked in very different regions such as Megève or Mayotte. Since 2017, he manages the CSDK Architects office in Chamonix.
Holding of a master’s degree from EPFL, Charles Sarasin has more than thirteen years of experience in construction, including in China where he worked on large projects such as a 319’000 m² complex. Charles Sarasin was trained by the Gerkan Marg und Partners (gmp) office in Beijing. In 2011, he won the Best of Architecture EPFL award. He is a member of the SIA (The Swiss Society of Engineers and Architects). He has to his credit a large number of architectural projects in Geneva, Valais, Paris and New York. Charles Sarasin brings to CSDK Architects his valuable experience as well as his extensive network of professionals.