Michel Rojkind was born in Mexico City, where he studied Architecture and Urban Planning at the Universidad Iberoamericana (1989-1994). In 2002 he founded Rojkind Arquitectos, a firm focusing on design, tactical and experiential innovation. His goal is to design compelling architectural and urban planning solutions that go beyond mere functionality and become integral experiences that connect the intricacies of each project at a deeper level and positively impact our society and the environment. He has been a Visiting Professor in many Universities and has participated as juror for several international awards and has lectured in many different countries. Rojkind has gained international acclaim by being featured in numerous well-known architectural & media publications. The New York Times named Michel Rojkind as part of “A Generation of Architects Making Its Mark at Dizzing Speed” in 2017. He has also been nominated in the “300 most influential Mexican Leaders” by the Mexican Leaders magazine (2017 & 2018). In 2010, Rojkind was also named as one of the “Country’s Treasured Architects” by the Mexican Civil Registry.