Modern Architecture

Our Belief

Good design has the power to improve people’s lives. We believe in producing great architecture with a high-precision approach that that feeds your soul.

Tropical Resort

Our Approach

Our highly traceable and precise methodology ensures that uniquely crafted residential projects are predictable in terms of scope, quality, time, and budget.

Open Space Office

Our team

Our broad interdisciplinary team includes highly qualified individuals from different fields to attend all the stages and trades of any residential project.

Diego Méndez-Arce

Architect, Founder

With over 10 years of experience, Diego is the founding architect of Arkamos and is extremely passionate and perfectionist by nature. He lived in the U.S. and Europe where he studied and interacted with other cultures and became more aware of his human condition. Diego displays skill in translating abstract ideas to concrete design concepts. He also takes great interest in aesthetics theory. His interests in information technologies and computational design in architecture have fostered an innovative technological approach to the automatization and optimization of his company. In his free time, Diego enjoys cooking and swimming.

Karina Rojas Marín

Architect

Passionate architect who specializes in interior design as well as architectural design. She is a very meticulous professional who has a keen eye for high-end interior design furnishings and overall design aesthetics. Being the daughter of a construction foreman she is no stranger to the construction site where she feels at home. Karina also has outstanding customer service practices, she listens to her clients very carefully in order to execute their vision of the project to the fullest.  Her hobbies include swimming, hiking and watercolor painting.

Jose Luis Campos Andrade

Structural Engineer

With more than 13 years of experience designing and inspecting in the field of structural design, Andrade is a meticulous and budget conscious Civil Engineer with a master's degree in Structural and Seismic Engineering from The University of Costa Rica. He holds multiple courses and seminars on professional development in the fields of pre-tensed and post-tensed reinforced concrete, post-tension slab design, steel structural design, CMU structural design, wood structural design, seismic bridge design, the reinforcement of existing structures and seismic structural isolation, among others.

People Working in Open Office

Benjamín Ureña Ferrero

Electrical-Mechanical Engineer

Socio Fundador y Director de Proyectos de CyCESA Electromecánica. Graduado del Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica e incorporado a CFIA desde el año 2006. Dentro de las áreas de experiencia durante Experto en diseño eléctrico y mecánico en proyectos de índole industrial, comercial y residencial, diseño electromecánico para proyectos de Generación Eléctrica y avalúos electromecánicos, sistemas de bombeo, sistemas contra incendio húmedos, alcantarillado pluvial y aguas negras, sistemas de Gas LP,  sistemas de potencia y protección eléctrica, sistemas de detección y alarma contra incendio, sistemas de control de acceso, CCTV, CATV entre algunos de ellos. Cuenta con más de 15 años de experiencia en el ámbito de proyectos privados y para el gobierno, diseño, inspección, dirección técnica electromecánica y ejecución de proyectos en ámbitos industriales, comerciales, residenciales.

Bryan Jiménez

Topographic Engineer

Eugenio Araya

Civil Engineer - Soil Expert

Máster en Geotecnia y es el Encargado del Departamento de Ingenieria en Castro & de la Torre. Realizó sus estudios de Maestría en Geotecnia en la UCR, cuenta con varios cursos y seminarios de actualización profesional en áreas especificas de Ingenieria Civil como en geotecnia y control de calidad para materiales de construcción. En el campo laboral inicio en la empresa en 1994 como técnico de laboratorio y posteriormente de campo, luego para 1999 pasa a ser Jefe del Departamento de Laboratorio, en el 2002 comienza sus estudios en Ingenieria y a la vez ingresa como asistente en ese Departamento, donde posteriormente se convertiría en el Encargado del Departamento de Ingenieria. Debido a su amplia experiencia en el campo pero con diferentes perspectivas Eugenio es una pieza clave en la organización.

Computer Office Work

Enrrique Molina Padilla

Concrete Expert - External Collaborator

Fundador de Concrete Supplies S.A. Ingeniero Civil de profesión, cuenta con 25 años de experiencia en construcción, y desde el 2012 decidió enfocarse en soluciones para Pisos Industriales en donde notó que había una carencia de información, manejo y aplicación.

Es por eso que decide dedicarse a esta rama y apoyarse en fabricantes de primer nivel para cubrir las necesidades de sus clientes.

Luis Ancheta Dobles

Economist - External Collaborator

Highly motivated, result-oriented professional with more than 25 years of experience in managerial positions, consulting and entrepreneurial initiatives in different commercial areas with international reach. Highly competent in leading strategic planning processes, innovation, corporate governance, and management with a risk approach, leadership qualities, great communicator, and an avid negotiator of tangibles and intangibles and sales accelerator competences.