associate director , Zaha Hadid
Cristiano Ceccato is Associate Director at Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) in London, having previously worked for Frank O. Gehry Partners in Los Angeles. Trained as an architect and computer scientist, he engages across all levels of design and technical development, with worldwide project delivery experience on a wide range of typologies. Cristiano is also an accomplished software developer, having co-founded the BIM company Gehry Technologies in California.
Cristiano has spearheaded ZHA’s entrance into the aviation market since 2010. He is the Project Director for the Beijing Daxing Airport terminal building, a new 72mppa facility in China; and the Navi Mumbai International Airport, a new 70mppa complex in India. Cristiano is a graduate of both the Architectural Association and Imperial College in London. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and sits on the Air Transport Group board of the Royal Aeronautical Society.