Claudio was born and raised in Portugal and has loved architecture for as long as he can remember. He attended New Jersey Institute of Technology (N.J.I.T.) where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture. Loving the ocean and the outdoors, he relocated to Florida in 2005. In 2008 Claudio joined Kukk Architecture and with a deep satisfaction of being part of a journey with his clients, in 2014 he became the vice president of the firm.
These days, Claudio enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling, playing soccer & fishing in the Gulf. Together with his children, he enjoys exploring the outdoors of what the great "sunshine state" has to offer with the annual camping trip in the Florida Keys a kids favorite.