Eduardo joined the Global Designing Cities Initiative as a program manager in 2017 to contribute to GDCI’s efforts in promoting safe, equitable, and sustainable cities through better street design. As part of the Bloomberg Initiative for Global Road Safety (BIGRS), he provides technical assistance to multiple cities in South America in applying the design principles from the Global Street Design Guide. Prior to joining GDCI, Eduardo worked at SP-Urbanismo, an agency within São Paulo City Government, in Brazil, where he was involved in projects and programs related to urban mobility and public spaces.
Eduardo received a degree in Architecture and Urbanism from University of São Paulo – FAUUSP. He also studied for one year under an exchange program at ETS de Arquitectura de Madrid. During his studies in Brazil, he joined Fluvial Metropolis Research Group and collaborated on the development of studies for a metropolitan waterway ring in São Paulo. His final thesis was based on these studies and was selected to represent FAUUSP at Archiprix International competition.