Our mission is to revolutionize the building industry by empowering people and companies to live and build better

Who we are

 

At Build Academy, we empower companies through our e-learning platform that delivers professional training for the building industry. We are a professional provider of continuing education approved by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) for the fields of architecture, engineering, real estate and construction.

What we do

 

We empower a global community of professionals and companies in the building industry, by providing an online platform for collaborating, learning and developing essential skills and knowledge to implement high-impact projects worldwide.

Our Team

Ivan Shumkov

Ivan Shumkov

CEO & Founder
Marija Spaic

Marija Spaic

Director of Marketing

Carlos Franco

Director Portugal
Aishwarya Balaji

Aishwarya Balaji

Director of Operations

Carlos Bautista

Director of Production

Hannah Orans

Marketing Associate

Robert Voetsch

Director of Partnerships

Giuseppe Mazzaglia

Director Netherlands

Noah Hyams

Production Manager

Gale Justin

Gale Justin

Chief Learning Officer

Aline Montinari

Community Manager

Ferdi Adorno

Director Italy

Our Professors

Wisdom and Passion All Together
Arnold Rivera

John Lobell

Professor
Gabriel Calatrava

Gabriel Calatrava

Assistant Professor
Arnold Rivera

Kenneth Frampton

Professor
Emanuela Giudice

Emanuela Giudice

Assistant Professor
Robert Fleming

Robert Fleming

Professor
Illac Diz

Illac Angelo Diaz

Associate Professor

Board of Advisors

Wisdom, Vision and Innovation

Cherie Faiella

Global Client Service Partner World Bank GroupErnst & Young 

Bruce Cohen

CEO Embervision

Ivan Dimov

Financial Advisor

Irina Jochen

Business Strategy Advisor

Pavel Ezekiev

Partner, NEVEQ

Gary Lawrence

Chief Sustainability Officer      New York

Adam Shapiro

Adam Shapiro

VP, Program Operations ExecOnline

Our Investors

Join Our Team

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Teach at Build Academy. We are looking for talented professors to join our growing team. We are currently looking for professors who can teach online course in the following areas: Architecture, Civil Engineering, Real Estate, Construction, Leadership, and Entrepreneurship. Work at Build Academy. We offer virtual or on-site NYC internships in the following areas: Web Design, Business Development, Marketing and Communications, Course Development, and Videographer. Please email us your CV and motivation letter to info@buildacademy.com