Rafael Palombo

Interior Designer

  • LocationSão Paulo, Brazil
  • AvailabilityCurrently available for full time, freelance and internship jobs.



  • Residential Interior Design
  • Furniture Design

Work history


Interior Designer

Kiko Salomão Arquitetura

Feb 2012
  • São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil
  • Full Time
  • - Conceptual development, management and execution of residential and corporate interiors projects in Brazil and abroad. - Monitoring the construction site for project inspection and quality control. - Creation and development of furniture/design pieces. - Research of new materials and references. - Curatorship of everything that makes up an interior design project. - Styling and project photo shoot coordination. - Creation of the company's interior design presentation for potential new customers. - Improvement of the company's presentation of interior design projects. - Development and implementation of the purchase control system of decorative items. - Improvement of the estimated budget spreadsheet system and budget control during the construction. - Coordination of international travel logistics for research and purchase of furniture and decorative items and also for international final project delivery to the client. - Strengthening direct relationship with national and international customers, manufacturers, vendors, executors, showrooms and art/design galleries. - Formulation of the company's Interior Design and Decoration Manual. - Projects I collaborated with and where the activities described above have been applied: o Project 897, penthouse renovation, São Paulo, 2014, 10,760 sq. ft. o Project 19505, apartment renovation, Miami, 2015, 9,680 sq. ft. o Project 15795, apartment renovation, Miami, under construction, 3,100 sq. ft. o Project 03, house, Itatiba-SP, under construction, 9,680 sq. ft. o Project 154, apartment renovation, São Paulo, under construction, 2,150 sq. ft. - Execution of several other roles that were not directly project-related, such as: o Responsible for domestic and export sales of furniture and design pieces created by the company. o Supervision in collaboration with the company's financial department of all interior design orders. o Collaboration with the team in drafting commercial proposals for potential/new clients.


Junior Interior Designer

Robeto Negrete Interiores

Dec 2009 - Feb 2012
  • São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil
  • Full Time
  • - Development of all the architecture, joinery and furniture executive and detail projects. - Assistance in materials and furniture specification. - Creation and implementation of the standardization system for the AutoCAD drawings. - Remodeling the project presentation system. - Strengthening direct relationship with customers, manufacturers, vendors, executors and showrooms. - Monitoring the construction site for project inspection and quality control. - Most important projects I collaborated with: o Apartment renovation project, São Paulo, 2012 - 200 m2 / 2,150 sq. ft. o House renovation project, Alphaville-SP, 2013 - 200 m2 / 2,150 sq. ft. o House renovation project, Geneva-Switzerland, 2013 - 300 m2 / 3,200 sq. ft.



BA Interior Design

Centro Universitário Belas Artes de São Paulo

Jan 2005 - Nov 2009
  • São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil