Tristan presides the Board of Directors alongside Luisa Badía. He is Director of Spain and the Americas. As CEO, he leads the studio’s activities, specially in Madrid, Bogotá, São Paulo, Mexico, and Miami, as well as projects in other countries in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and India.
He is a member of COAM and the American Institute of Architects (AIA), as well as a registered architect in the United States. He is also a member of the Technical Committee of the Spanish Association of Shopping Centers (AECC), Spanish section of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).
He graduated from the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-ARC) in Los Angeles, California (1981) and studied at the School of Architecture of Madrid (1974-78). He worked in several studios in the US between 1981 and 1988. He returned to Spain in 1988.