Steve Grieve | Director | Grieve Gillett + Dimitty Andersen Architects

Stefano Umana



Stefano was born in Cuneo Italy. He studied architecture at the Polytechnic of Turin graduating initially with a Bachelor of Architecture.

Stefano’s bachelor thesis studied constructive solutions of Mesoamerican Architecture and involved Stefano’s travel and study of Mayan architecture in central America including Mexico and Guatemala. Between 2010 and 2011 Stefanocollaborated with Swiss architectural practice Artearkitektur in Zurich, Switzerland.


Stefano returned to Turin to complete a Master of Architecture. His masters thesis studied an Indian regional yoga health centre in Nashik, Maharashtra which saw Stefano relocate to Nashik where he worked with Indian architectural practice Design Ecovation in 2012. Stefano worked in Mumbai for Ganti Architects and ARK-Reza Kabul Architects until late 2015.


Stefano emigrated to Australia in February 2016. Stefano is highly experienced in Revit and 3D documentation and photo realistic computer rendering. His work in Switzerland and India involved design development and presentation centred around 3D modelling packages to communicate ideas and concepts to clients and subconsultants alike.



Wagholi High Rise – Pune (India)

Exta Tower (Goregao-Mumbai India)

W-Tower (Pune, India)

Indira Gandi National Stadium (Guwahati Assam, India)

Suravi Tower (Prabhadevi-Mumbai, India)

Iconic Tower (Colombo Srilanka)

Noida Central Park Towers (Noida, New Delhi, India)