Rita Pacheco

Rita Pacheco

MA(Hons) Landscape Architecture CMLI APAP

In every project, Rita endeavours to work together with clients, stakeholders, and the community to create places where people can expand relationships with each other and the world around them; to improve the quality of life, support biodiversity, and search for sustainable strategies to transition and address the Climate Emergency.

Rita has over two decades working as a Landscape Architect and has been living in Scotland since 2014. She has worked on a wide range of project types including design competitions, urban parks, education, healthcare and public open spaces.

Before joining A-S:L as a Senior Landscape Architect in 2020, she worked in Proap and F|C studios in Portugal and with erz and LUC in Scotland. She is an award-winning designer, including working as an independent professional. In 2011, Rita co-won Livada Postei Urban Park’s first prize in Brasov, Romania.

Rita is a chartered member of the Landscape Institute since 2014 and holds a Licentiates Degree and a Master of Landscape Architecture with Honours from the University of Lisbon.