Jorge Ortega

Jorge brings to Architectus a wealth of international experience, gained whilst working for leading design practices Foster + Partners, Zaha Hadid Architects, Woods Bagot and Aedas. Prior to joining Architectus in late 2018, Jorge was Associate Director at Bates Smart, and Senior Associate at HASSELL’s Perth studio. 

Jorge’s international experience affords him unique insight into the design process, from initial concept through to project completion. With a project portfolio including mixed use, commercial, hotel, residential and public buildings, Jorge’s first-class communication skills enable him to proficiently manage complex projects and stakeholder requirements ensuring timely project delivery.

In addition to his project work, Jorge engages with the community as Design Studio Leader for 4th and 5th year Master of Architecture students at the University of Melbourne’s Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning.


  • Westin Hotel, Darwin (Bates Smart)
  • 480 Hay Street, Perth (HASSELL)
  • Elizabeth Quay Lots 9 & 10, Perth (HASSELL)
  • Chevron Australia Headquarters, Perth (HASSELL)
  • Crown Towers, Perth (HASSELL)
  • Parcels 5 & 6, The Venetian Macao, Macao (Aedas)
  • Hangzhou International Airport T2, Hangzhou, China (Aedas)
  • Grosvenor House Apartments, London (Woods Bagot UK)
  • Bexley Business Academy, London (Foster + Partners)
  • Contemporary Arts Centre, Rome, Italy (Zaha Hadid Architects)