Hello, World.

I am Francis Pinto.
Project Manager,
Building Automation,
Based in London.


More About Me.

Project Manager helping Building Automation projects to be delivered on time and within budget.

A motivated Project Manager with 9 years’ experience in the construction sector, an international background in 3 European countries, Industrial and Electronics Engineer, with a big passion for lighting design and building automation.

In my free time I like to travel round Europe, go to the cinema, listen to music, meet my friends and improve my English and my German. I have also developed an iOS devices tourist guide for my city: Malaga Insider Guide. You can find me around in London, drinking chai tea latte and listening to podcasts on the tube.

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What I Do.

I am a Project Manager that helps Building Automation projects to be delivered on time and within budget.

  • Project Management

    Preparing for the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam, looking for the most challenging projects, improving project performance.

  • Lighting Design

    Bespoke lighting design to ensure the success of any space.

  • KNX Programming

    10 years' experience in the open standard for commercial and residential building automation.

  • Lutron Programming

    Design and programming with the leader in the lighting control industry.


I've Got Some Skills.

Technical knwoledge and experience are crucial for a good project manager.

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Career and Education

More of My Experience.

Please see below my experience and education in engineering and project management.


Nov 2017 - Present

Live Smarter

Project Manager

Industry leader in building automation and BMS. Lutron, KNX, Savant, Control4 and AV Distribution.

Feb 2015 - Nov 2017

Sound & Vision

Lead Engineer

Specialised in the design and installation of KNX, Lutron, Control4 and AV Distribution.

Jan 2014 - Feb 2015


Project Manager

An electrical and telecommunications company with operations in Spain, embarking on a new phase of international expansion.

Aug 2010 - Dec 2013


Project Manager

Solar thermal and PV energy projects. Renewable energy systems management and consulting.

Jan 2009 - Apr 2010


Managing Director

Automation projects in the residential and commercial sector: lighting control, HVAC, energy monitoring, blind control and remote control.


Sep 2010 - Dec 2013

University of Malaga

Master's Degree in Industrial Engineering

I was recognized with distinction for my Master Thesis: "Life Cycle Assessment of precast concrete products".

Sep 2003 - Sep 2008

University of Malaga

Bachelor's Degree in Electronics, Control and Systems Engineering

I was recognized with distinction for my Capstone Project: "Working reports management system with Ruby on Rails".

Sep 1998 - Sep 2003

University of Malaga

Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Engineering

Specialised in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering.

Projects Completed


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You can often find me walking around Central London, checking my phone and drinking chai tea latte.

Where to find me

W5 5BX
London UK

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