About Us

Architecture is the tool we use to shape a brighter future.


Our mission is to contribute to the construction of a more harmonious and sustainable environment, in the present and in the future.

From our inception, we make a difference by incorporating sustainable and inclusive design principles, promoting social responsibility, understanding the needs and aspirations of the different stakeholders and the different communities we interact with, incorporating nature and always seeking opportunities for adaptive reuse.

About Us

architects from concepsys, in Lisbon, Portugal
architects António Frade Pina and Ana Bordalo da Rocha

Concepsys is an architecture office founded in 2002, arising as a result of the work that architects Ana Bordalo da Rocha and António Frade Pina had been developing together since 1998.

The competence and responsibility that characterise its posture have contributed to the success of the projects in which it is involved, strengthening the image of quality and seriousness that it enjoys and which is a strong source of pride for all those who daily contribute to the achievement of the established objectives.

In its activity, it seeks to develop the best projects and solutions for its clients, through the creative combination between functionality, sustainability, culture and art.

The solutions developed result from a collaborative process between multidisciplinary professionals who research alternatives, share knowledge and imagine new ways of solving challenges.

Nowadays, it is not enough to develop quality projects. It is necessary to do it within the agreed deadlines, within the planned budgets, and always with the understanding that each client has very specific needs and characteristics.

This architectural office provides its clients with the comfort of a centralised and personalised process through a single interlocutor and the same guarantee of quality, throughout all the phases of study, licensing, execution, promotion, marketing and maintenance of their investments.

Aware that customer needs often go beyond architectural projects, the Concepsys architecture office has developed skills and partnerships that allow it to provide an adequate and integrated response to requests in the area of ​​design, urbanism and real estate, also providing consultancy services, real estate valuation and technical support.


Each project is properly planned and developed by architects, designers, engineers and specialists with the appropriate training and skills.

Our core team manages and coordinates all projects.


In addition to the project area, we bring together a comprehensive range of competencies and solutions ranging from real estate appraisal to facility management.
You will have in us a single interlocutor for your different needs.


The use of the most advanced technological solutions, including the BIMmethodology, allows us to study better solutions, create better, coordinate better, communicate better, with all stakeholders and with you.
Visit or contact us to show you how you can follow your project wherever it is located.


The viability of projects often depends on careful planning and good execution.
We are rigorous in monitoring and following up on the established goals.
Our actions are always aimed at creating value for you.


The design and construction phases can account for about 15% of the total investment in a building over its life cycle. It is during this period that the best performance and comfort in the use of buildings can be guaranteed, while reducing energy, maintenance and management costs.


As coordinators or local partners, we collaborate with brands and with international partners, taking on and implementing joint strategies and objectives.


We collaborate with partners in different world locations*, subject to different rules and constraints.
The technology BIM we use allows us to work in real time with partners and customers, regardless of where they are located.

* USA, UK, Brazil, Cape Verde, Mozambique


We are experienced and prepared to develop projects with strong security restrictions or with strong confidentiality requirements.