Glenn Rescalvo FAIA
Partner


Glenn Rescalvo is a Partner at Handel Architects and oversees the firm’s West Coast operations from the San Francisco office. Mr. Rescalvo’s projects include residential, hospitality, and mixed-use buildings in cities such as San Francisco, Los Angeles, Honolulu, Santiago, and Abu Dhabi. Notable projects include Millennium Tower, a 60-story luxury residential tower in the Transbay Terminal neighborhood of San Francisco; NEMA, a technology-driven rental building constructed next door to Twitter’s headquarters; W Hotel Santiago, a 31-story office tower, retail complex, and W hotel & residences in Santiago, Chile; and the recently opened Rosewood Abu Dhabi, a 1.1 million sq. ft. (102,000 m2) luxury, hotel and residential development on the coast in Abu Dhabi in the UAE.

Prior to opening the San Francisco office in 1994, Mr. Rescalvo was a Senior Designer at Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, P.C. While at KPF Mr. Rescalvo collaborated on a number of office building projects including the Chalpultepec Tower in Mexico City, the Bank of Hawaii in Honolulu, the Hanseatic Trade Center in Hamburg, the State House in London, the Station Building in Nagoya, and the Telecom Competition in Buenos Aires.


Mr. Rescalvo's projects have received recognition both locally and abroad and have been published in Urban Land, Architecture, Architecture + Urbanism, Oculus, Architectural Record, Interni Magazine, and Icons of Architecture: The 20th Century.

Mr. Rescalvo holds his Bachelor of Architecture from the University of California at Berkeley and his Master of Architecture from Cornell University. He is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, the Residential Builders Association, the San Francisco Chapter of the Site Planning and Urban Research Foundation, and is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB).