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Sydney Interior Designer Hector Rivas offers over 28 years of national and international design experience. Having a strong working relationship with clients, many leaders have recognised his profession for excellent leadership and design skills in the industry. His enthusiasm for design is reflected in the ability to help clients achieve their goals.

Hector Rivas

Hector Rivas began his career in 1988 as an architectural draftsman and has worked as a professional Interior Designer since 1997, more than 25 years interior and architectural international design experience. 

​Hector has expertise ranging from commercial interiors through to architecture and has worked in major international design firms such as Arclinea, David Hicks Peddle Thorp, Design Portfolio, Hassell Design, Woods Bagot, and KSDP International. 


​In 1993, he decided to further his studies by going to university and become a fully qualified Interior Designer. After completing his Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design, Hector then went and worked as Interior Designer Project Leader for an international architectural consultant company called Woods Bagot. 

​Furthering his career and experience, in 1999 he moved on and worked for KSDP International as the Senior Interior Designer of the company, well known around the world as brand consultants. Becoming a major player in winning projects, he gained extensive experience in strategic brand design. Through the success of many projects, he saw the company grow substantially. ​  


​In 2001, Hector was proud to be one of the Senior Interior Designer for Saunders Creative which later became Saunders Global. After working for six years within the company, in 2006 he later was appointed as the Creative Design Director for the company working alongside his mentor and CEO (Paul Saunders). During this valuable mentoring time, his primary role was; concept designer for the majority of projects, always striving for design excellence. His flair for design is clearly evident in retail architecture and interior design, a passion for design and always encouraged the design team in the office.

Hector Rivas offers all types of clients over 25 years of national and international interior design experience from start to finish. Having a strong working relationship with clients, many leaders have recognized his profession for excellent leadership and design skills in the industry. His enthusiasm for design is reflected in the ability to help clients achieve their goals.