Gerardo Puente

Managing Partners

As Managing Partner of One Works since 2015, Gerardo leads the practice’s UK business portfolio from the London office located in the heart of Fitzrovia.


Prior to joining One Works, Gerardo contributed to the work of other leading practices in architecture, urbanism
and landscape worldwide, including Gustafson Porter, KPF, Arup, and OMA.


In 2005, he was awarded a PhD degree in recognition of his research into the origins of the spatial, urban, and political reasons underlying housing debates and practices in western societies today. Gerardo carried out his research at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London.


He has a breadth of experience in advising key private developers, institutional investors and governmental institutions on the successful formulation, implementation and assessment of their development visions and plans. His proven skills in integrating architecture, landscape, urban planning, and sustainable engineering into compelling masterplanning and design solutions has enabled Gerardo to deliver high-profile projects worldwide. Gerardo has also specialised knowledge in the field of housing.