Currently working as Team Lead in Foster and Partners, Elena is an Architect with international experience in Italy, UAE, France and finally UK, where she lives now.
While continuously promoting the use of new technologies, she researches materials and new details to apply to the projects she oversees.
She built her curriculum around residential and mixed-use high-rise projects in India, Vietnam, and Italy, as well as low-rise ones in Saudi Arabia and France.
Elena is particularly interested in technology and cladding. She presents "Roboticore, Exploring human-robot interaction" at NXTBLD in 2020, speculating on how robots could manufacture, maintain, and obtain data in a construction environment
Future Leaders Committee, United Kingdom (Board Member 2023 – Present)