Yuri joined Vanguard in 2017 bringing 10 years of global retail construction industry experience. Previously, Yuri was a Global Construction Project Manager at COACH and a Global Project Manager for Kate Spade. At both positions he focused on building and maintaining the design development packages for all retail stores, managed the budgeting and RFP processes, liaised with project architects, landlords visual merchandising and operation teams to construction projects to meet deadlines and ensure required store opening targets were met.
Yuri’s wealth of construction experience includes managing client relations, project design, field operations, budgeting and tracking project costs, scheduling and purchasing in addition to site supervision. He executes all phases of the construction process to the highest professional standards, and prides himself on achieving and maintaining his clients’ satisfaction.
Yuri received a B.S. in Architecture and Design from The University of the Philippines.