Maria Chaparro Lead Designer B.Arch, MSc.
Maria joined Zaha Hadid Architects in 2015. Since then she has worked on several projects varying in scale and complexity, taking on a diverse range of roles from the Design Development stage to Construction Documentation and Construction Administration stages, in Asia and the Middle East.
Maria has been in charge of leading the documentation packages and the BIM coordination processes with the different stakeholders for the design and construction of Bee’ah Headquarters in UAE and a hotel in China.
Maria studied in the University of Los Andes where she obtained her Bachelor Degree in Architecture. During her studies Maria also took part in an exchange program with the University of Stuttgart. After working in several architectural practices in Colombia, Maria moved to London where she obtained the Masters of Science with distinction from the Emergent Technologies and Design at the Architectural Association in London.