Manuel Bouza

Manuel Bouza, AIA, LEED AP

Design Lead

“Architecture is about creating a sustainable experiential place that elevates the human experience as part of the everyday.”


Manuel Bouza has over 30 years of experience in local and international mixed-use, retail, hospitality, residential and office projects which he brings to his role as design leader for MG2’s Irvine office. He is driven to create unique places that exceed the expectations of his clients and create memorable experiences for the end-users.

His expertise in designing impactful places is demonstrated in many notable projects in his portfolio, including the Getty Center in Los Angeles. He has built an incredible breadth of knowledge in the field and is passionate about mentoring colleagues while continuing to work hard on his own projects.

Manny in three words: Creative. Detail oriented. Mentor.