Gerdo Aquino FASLA

SWA Group

Gerdo Aquino is firm-wide CEO of SWA based in Los Angeles, an award-winning global practice operating on the leading edge of landscape architecture, urban design and planning. The firm is 100% employee owned focused on a critical dialogue of ecology, design and urbanism that works for cities around the world. Notable public realm projects include San Jacinto Plaza in El Paso, Belgrade Serbia’s Sava Promenada, Guthrie Green in Tulsa, and the resilient Buffalo Bayou Greenways in Houston. Gerdo is also adjunct associate professor at USC and co-author of the award-winning research publication, Landscape Infrastructure: case studies by SWA.