Francesco has more than 25 years of experience in architecture and interior design in the UK. He graduated in Architecture from the University of Florence, before moving to London to work with the Richard Rogers Partnership. He then joined Ron Arad Associates and worked as design consultant with Allies and Morrison, Walters and Cohen and Arup. Francesco also directed Draisci Studio, acquiring a reputation for excellence in the design of original architecture and interior projects, designing for private residential clients and cultural institutions such as the V&A and Venice Biennale, as well as for commercial brands, such as Nike, Peroni and Du Pont. He joined the AHMM team to lead the interior design of the Television Centre Premium and Penthouse apartments, and has most recently been part of the team working on proposals for a temporary House of Commons. He was made an Associate in 2021.