Curriculum Agustín Granell 2018-06-27T22:12:45+00:00

AGUSTIN GRANELL
7510 Coquina Dr. North Bay Village
33141 – MIAMI FLORIDA – USA
Mob. + 1 305 322 6551
Mob + 34 629 221 802
e-mail agranell@iriddesign.com
www.agustingranell.es
www.iriddesign.com

DESIGN DIRECTOR / SENIOR INTERIOR DESIGNER / PROJECT MANAGER WITH SPECIALTY IN HOSPITALITY, RETAIL AND FOOD & BEVERAGE AREAS

Resourceful, acomplished and dedicated Senior Interior Designer with 26 years of experience in conceptual design, space planing and client leadership with specialty in hospitality, retail and food & beverage planing and interior design in international environments.

A self–owned studio of architectural and interior design GSA&ID from 1993 to 2011, managing teams of architects, interior and graphics designers and projects managers.

From 2011 to 2013 manage a GG+Architects a guatemalan architectural & interior design studio developing projects in Central América and Caribbean.

From 2013 to 2015 manage a EATSIDE a spanish architectural & interior design studio developing projects in Middle East.

Actually manage IRID DESIGN International a Interior Design studio specialized in hospitality and food & beverages projects in USA, Central América and Caribbean.

Core Competencies

  • Ability to lead and manage team of Designers and Projects Managers.
  • Highly Creative and take lead in conceptualizing Residential and Hospitality Interior design, space planing and design process.
  • Strong ability to lead clients and consultants, achieving a level of sinergy that results in outstanding performance an unparallel work quality.
  • Strong drive to engage in evidence-based design and sustainable projects. Knowledge of LEED Certification requirements.
  • Manage deliverable projects in terms of scope, time and budget.
  • Prepared & Managed budgets of up to $ 2,5 million for major Hotel and Food & Beverage corporations.
  • Had an expertise in Interior Design Process for main USA Hotel corporations.
  • Ability to sketch freehand illustrations ,perspectives and technical solutions.
  • Talent, creative flair and desire for continuos knowledge and learning.
  • High Proficiency in Autocad, Photoshop, Illustrator , Indesign and Microsoft Office Package.

 
Educational Summary

  • Master´s Degree In Industrial Design CEU Cardenal Herrera University Valencia, SPAIN. 1989 – 1992.
  • Master´s Degree in Interior Design CEU Cardenal Herrera University Valencia, SPAIN. 1992.

Professional Experience

Concept Design Director. Senior Interior Designer DREAMS Hotels.Playa Macao. DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 2018
Design Director. Senior Interior Designer SANTA JUSTA Hotels. Lisbon. PORTUGAL 2018
Design Director.Revamp Los FISCOS Hotel. Canary Islands. SPAIN 2018
Concept Design Director. Senior Interior Designer PUEBLO BONITO Hotels San Miguel de Allende. MEX 2018
Design Director. Senior Interior Designer RESIDENCE INN by MARRIOTT for TALIMA INC. PANAMA CITY 2017
Project Manager & Senior Interior Designer ME by MELIA. Miami.USA 2017
Design Director by REPSOL to develop Innovative Concept Shop. Madrid. SPAIN. 2017
Senior Interior Designer PROFFETIONAL HOTEL DESIGN USA. Miami. USA. 2016
Executive Creative Director / Co Founder IRID DESIGN INT. LLC. Miami. USA. 2015
Design Director ALI BIN ALI GROUP QATAR F&B Areas. Doha. QATAR. 2014
Concept Design Director Common Areas MALL of QATAR to UCC Doha. QATAR. 2014
Design Director SHERATON Luxury Collection HOTEL Renovation
F&B Areas. Doha. QATAR
2014
Executive Creative Director/ Co Founder EATSIDE Concept Firm.Madrid. SPAIN. 2014
Design Director KaDeWe / OSBORNE to KADEWE FoodHall Areas. Berlin. GERMANY 2014
Design Director LaNICOLETTA Italian Rest & Lounge. 8 Units SPAIN 2013
Design Director Club ARCHY Rest & Lounge. Santo Domingo. DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 2013
Design Director PRECIADOS **** Boutique Hotel Madrid. SPAIN 2011-2012
Concept & Design EGUINOA Spanish Fine Restaurant. Madrid. SPAIN 2012
Design Director GALERIES LAFAYETTE / OSBORNE. FoodHall. Paris. FRANCE 2012
Concept & Design PONTEAREAS Spanish Fine Restaurant. Madrid. SPAIN 2012
Design Director SanANTON Market .4000 sqm. Madrid. SPAIN 2012
Design Director OSBORNE 5Js Restaurants 10 units. SPAIN 2012
Interior Design Director CAMPERO Europe & Asia. 8 units GUATEMALA 2012
Interior Design Director CC. CEMACO. Ciudad de Guatemala. GUATEMALA 2012
Concept & Design DEL PUENTE Restaurants. 3 units. Ciudad de Guatemala. GUATEMALA 2012
Selected Interior Designer New Concepts AUTOGRILL Europe Milan. ITALY 2012
Design Director BARISTA Coffee 5 Units. Ciudad de Guatemala. GUATEMALA 2012
Design Consultant F&B Areas POTOMAC THAMES LLC London. United Kingdom 2011
Concept & Design LGPULPERIA Fish Restaurant. Madrid .SPAIN 2011
Concept & Design SUTHOKAY Thai Restaurant. Madrid SPAIN. 2011
Design Director AUTOGRILL Spain Telefonica FoodCourt Madrid Spain 2011
Design Director Resort & Spa ASIA GARDENS***** Alicante. SPAIN 2010
Concept & Design CAMPERO Restaurants 4 units. Milán ITALY 2011
Design Director SPA and F&B Areas Hotel MELIA Villaitana.***** Alicante. SPAIN 2009
Senior Interior Designer FF&E Hotel ALMA ***** Berlin. GERMANY 2009
Concept & Design CAMPERO Restaurants 2 Units. Shanghai. CHINA 2008
Concept & Design CAMPERO Restaurants 2 Units Jakarta. INDONESIA 2008
Senior Interior Designer FF&E Hotel Resort BARCELO ***** Jerez de la Frontera. SPAIN 2008
Senior Interior Designer FF&E Hotel Resort BARCELO ***** Granada. SPAIN. 2008
Concept & Design SPRINT Convenience Stores 50 units REPSOL. 2008
Senior Interior Desig Director GRUPO VIPS. More tan 300 Units. SPAIN. 1993-2007
Concept & Design GINOS Italian Restaurants 85 Units. SPAIN 2004-2007
Concept & Design VIPS Casual Restaurants 65 Units. SPAIN 2002-2007
Concept & Design VIPS Re-Styling CC. El Torreón. Pozuelo de Alarcón .SPAIN 2002-2007
Concept & Design FREESTANDING Buildings GRUPO VIPS 5 Units. 4000 sqm SPAIN 2004-2007
Concept & Design TIO PEPE TAPAS Restaurants 5 Units. SPAIN 2003-2005
Concept & Design LAEÑE Spanish Restaurants 6 Units. SPAIN 2002-2004
Concept & Design FORTUNY Club 1500 sqm. Madrid. SPAIN 2000-2001
Concept & Design INPIZZA Italian Restaurants GRUPO VIPS Madrid. SPAIN 2000
Art Director Marketing GRUPO VIPS. Madrid. SPAIN 1997-2000
Concept & Design FIFTIES American Restaurants GRUPO VIPS 5 units. Madrid. Spain 1996

 
Awards

  • 2018 RETAIL DESIGN INSTITUTE USA
    Award: Second Special Award Excellence in Design
    Media: RETAIL DESIGN INSTITUTE 47th Awards
  • 2018 SHOP! USA
    Award: Gold Award Convenience Store Innovative Design
    Media: SHOP! Enhancing Retail
  • 2018 NACS Europe
    Award: International Convenience Retailer of the Year Finalist
    Media: NACS London Europe
  • 2012 ASIA GARDENS Resort & Spa
    Award: Hotel & Spa category.
    Media: Hotel & Property Awards
  • 2011 ASIA GARDENS Resort & Spa
    Award: “Best Luxury Hotel Spa in Europe and the Mediterranean”.
    Media: Condé Nast Traveller
  • 2011 ASIA GARDENS Resort & Spa
    Award: Finalist in the Gold List 2011 in the category of “Resort Spain”.
    Media: Condé Nast Traveller
  • 2010 ASIA GARDENS Resort & Spa
    Award: Finalist in the Gold List 2010 in the category of “Resort Spain”.
    Media: Condé Nast Traveller
  • 2010 GSA&ID Architectural & Interior Design
    Award HOT CONCEPTS Restauration News Magazine.
    Best Interior Design Studio
  • 2009 ASIA GARDENS Resort & Spa
    Award: Finalist in the Gold List 2010 in the category of “Resort Spain”.
    Media: Condé Nast Traveller
  • 2008 ASIA GARDENS Resort & Spa
    Award: “Chamber of Commerce Awards for tourism”.
    Official Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Navigation of Alicante. Spain.
  • 2006 SPRINT Convenience Stores REPSOL
    Award: “FIRST CLASSIFIED Interior Design Contest to Convenience
    Stores SPRINT in Gas Stations REPSOL YPF

 
Recognitions

  • Selected Interior Design Director Concept Shop by REPSOL YPF. SPAIN. 2017
  • VISA 01 Extraordinary Abilities as Interior Designer. Gov. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. 2015
  • Selected European Design Director Food & Beverages Areas Sheraton Doha. Renovation by UCC Qatar. QATAR. 2014
  • Selected European Interior Designer to New Concepts F&B by AUTOGRILL SPA.MIlan. ITALY. 2012
  • Selected Interior Design Director CAMPERO Restaurants Europe, Asia. 2007 – 2012
  • Selected Interior Design Director BARISTA Coffee. GUATEMALA. 2011 – 2012
  • Interior Design Director to F&B Areas OSBORNE. SPAIN. 2009 – 2012

 
Languages

  • Spanish – Native
  • French – Basic
  • English – Fluent

 
Inmigration Status in USA

  • 2014 – 2017 VISA O1 – Extraordinary Abilities.
  • 2017 Employment Authorization and Travel Permit
  • 2017 Permanent Residence USA

 

Interests

  • Everything to do with the asiatic culture.
  • Adventure, Yoga, Diving, Electronic music, Ecolife.
  • Nature enviroments.

 
Portfolio

  • To see Portfolio of work go to
    www.agustingranell.es / www.iriddesign.com

 
Clients

  • ARAMARK Europe. SPAIN
  • REPSOL YPF PP S.L. Spain
  • El CORTE INGLES. Spain
  • BARCELO Hotels. Spain
  • MELIA Hotels. Spain
  • GALERIES LAFAYETTE BHV Group. France
  • STARBUCKS. Spain
  • FRIDAYS TGI Restaurants. Spain
  • AUTOGRILL SPA. Italy
  • AUTOGRILL Iberica S.A. Spain
  • OSBORNE. Spain
  • TELEFONICA. Spain SANITAS. Spain
  • BANCO DE SANTANDER. Spain
  • GRUPO VIPS .Spain
  • LA NICOLETTA Restauración. Spain
  • POLLO CAMPERO International.
  • USA DUFRY International. Switzerland
  • CEPSA. Spain
  • EAT OUT Group.Spain
  • SODEXO. Spain
  • DERIA & DOLARA Group. Qatar
  • POTOMAC Group. USA
  • CHK Arquitectos .Mexico
  • GG+ Arquitectos. Guatemala
  • OM3 Management. Qatar
  • HARRODS GROUP London. United Kingdom
  • UCC Constructions. Qatar
  • TALIMA INC. Panama City. Panama
  • ALI BIN ALI Group. Qatar
  • STARWOOD H&R. Qatar Grupo
  • VICINI. Dominican Republic
  • AMResorts. Mexico
  • MIDDELBY. USA
  • PROFFETIONAL DESIGN HOTEL. USA
  • MARRIOT Hotels Group. USA
  • HOST Hotels & Resorts. USA