Cristobal Mayendia

Cristobal Mayendia



"As a designer, I get the most satisfaction if I can touch lives through my work and hopefully inspire others to dream more, learn more and become more along the way."

Cris is a firm believer that good design emerges from a unique response to everyday needs. He’s a creative professional dedicated to delivering high quality design with care and craft, while striving to produce sustainable and imaginative solutions. With more than 20 years of design experience in the United States, Cris has been an energetic and creative force in our architecture community. As a principal and senior designer, Cris is responsible for overseeing comprehensive project designs that uplift spaces to improve the human experience and create value for our clients. His primary focus has been on healthcare, higher education, research facilities, residential, and complex mixed-use facilities for both private and public clients.

Our Perkins Eastman

Having worked on medical sciences and healthcare projects throughout the U.S. market, Cris is currently focusing his efforts on expanding Perkins Eastman’s healthcare practice into emerging international markets. In recent years, he’s been working on opportunities in China, Vietnam, India, Turkey, Kazakhstan, United Arab Emirates, Morocco, and Algeria, promoting the firm’s expertise and high design standards outside the United States.


  • Phone:

  • +1 (212) 353-7208
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  • Education

  • Polytechnic University of Madrid - School of Architecture, M.Arch
  • University of the Basque Country - School of Architecture, B.Arch
  • Associations

  • American Institute of Architects
  • National Council of Architectural Registration Boards
  • Architectural League of New York