Edwin joined Embarc in 2021 as a designer and has worked on multi-family and mixed-use developments.
Originally from Vancouver, Canada, Edwin began a career in accounting after graduating with a Bachelor of Business Administration from Simon Fraser University. He eventually became a registered CPA and worked as an accountant for 5 years before changing career paths, enrolling in and graduating from the Master of Architecture program at the Boston Architectural College. Edwin is also a classically trained pianist and has an Associate of Pianoforte Performance from the University of West London.
As a designer, Edwin has architectural experience in designing multi-family housing, renovations, additions, and retail fit-outs. As an accountant, he has worked for a real estate and development company in Canada, understanding the financials behind development and construction. He has also worked with firms that specialize in modular construction, sustainability, and green energy. Edwin enjoys the process of exchanging ideas with clients and designers to conceptualize and develop a project from the ground up.
During his free time, Edwin enjoys spending time outside either hiking, biking or kayaking. He also enjoys travelling and exploring different places, from a nearby town a drive away to an exotic country far away.