Arturo Yanez AIA LEED AP


Arturo Yanez leads the design and planning efforts for FSY and holds a portfolio of award winning projects that spans across sectors. From the arts & entertainment segmentto education, commercial, specialized housing and urban planning, many projects under Arturo’s direction have received accolades for design excellence. He is a registered architect with the state of California and has been in the profession of architecture for more than 20 years.


A licensed contractor as well, Arturo brings with him vital experience and knowledge which enables him to expertly lead FSY’s design/build practice as one fluid creative process. The synthesis between concept and constructability, vision and pragmatics, cost and design integrity is delicately balanced throughout, and is crucial to the success of the projects.


Arturo works meticulously with the Clients, design teams and consultants to ensure that every detail of the project brief is well articulated and design integrity is maintained throughout the construction phase. His hands-on approach through all phases of design and construction, his expertise in construction materials and building regulations as well as cost benefit analyses have proven invaluable to the owners.


Arturo is deeply committed to creating buildings that employ principles of sustainability. His belief in providing environmentally sound design in response to complex contextual parameters is fundamental to the design process at FSY.