ABOUT US

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ESCALA® is the most reliable company in Professional Construction Project Management (PPM®), implementing best practices from the planning phase to finishing.

  • 1990

    Founded
  • 200+

    Clients
  • 800+

    Projects
  • 180+

    Escalos
  • 6,800+

    Trained
    professionals
    using ESCALA's
    Methodology
PROJECT LOCATION BY STATE
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NATION WIDE PRESENCE

We have created a solid network of alliances with partners and suppliers that allow us to efficiently provide our services anywhere in the country.

Actual Projects

Historic Projects

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In ESCALA® we strive to be the leading company in Professional Project Management, developing integral solutions that increment the success chances of emblematic and iconic projects. This allows us to create long-term relationships, strengthening the growth of our clients and our people.

With more than 28 years of experience, we look to escalate the value of the projects through a unique goal-oriented methodology and aligned with international standards, high-level talent, ethic principles, and state-of-the-art technology, thus generating greater value in real estate development in Mexico.

DIRECTORS

In ESCALA® we represent the best of the project management industry.

Our strategic and global vision, knowledge of the Mexican market, goal-oriented experience, and the creation of synergy with our clients, are the strengths in our directive team, which escalates the value and increase the success chances of every real estate project we take part of.

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Yamal Chamoun
– Founder and President

With more than 25 years of experience, he is the author of the book “Administración Profesional de Proyectos, la Guía” and creator of the ESCALA® Methodology, implemented in multiple corporations worldwide. As a consultant to the real estate industry in Mexico, he has advised companies, government and universities.

He earned a Civil Engineer degree from Tecnológico de Monterrey and got a Masters in Science, Construction and Management Engineering from the University of Texas.

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Pedro Valdés
– General Director

His leadership seeks to impulse the project potential to escalate the value of the real estate industry. He has served as a project director and operations director, leading teams and projects with the PMI (Project Management Institute) methodology.

He earned an Architecture degree from Tecnológico de Monterrey, is a certified Project Management Professional, and got an MBA from EGADE Business School.


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Omar Ocampo
– Associate Director

With more than 17 years of experience as an interdisciplinary team leader in the touristic, industrial, business, commercial, mixed usage, and infrastructure industries, he stands out for his ability to handle simultaneous projects under high quality standards, oriented to achieving goals, and with a focus of fulfilling client’s expectations.

He earned an Architecture degree from Universidad Tecnológica de México, has a diploma in Construction Company Administration from Tecnológico de Monterrey, and a Green Building Associate certification.

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Sergio Magallanes
– Associate Director

He has specialized in leading projects in the touristic industry nationwide and internationally, and with more than 15 years in the industry, his strongest skills are negotiation and strategic planning, which positively impact all the projects he is involved in.

He earned an Architecture degree from Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, has a Masters in Project Management from UCI Costa Rica, and a Green Building Associate certification.



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Silvestre Aguilera
– Associate Director

Vast experience in real estate industry and management of client portfolio and key accounts, developing construction projects in Mexico and the United States for institutional, industrial, and commercial industries, as well as road and bridges infrastructure for public and private sectors.

He earned a Civil Engineering degree from Tecnológico de Monterrey, where he also got his Masters in Construction.

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Juan Manuel Gurrola
– Associate Director

With a 14 years career in construction projects, he is responsible for planning, directing and executing projects in the commercial, residential, and mixed usage industries. His leadership has a focus in management and control of factors in anticipating problems, give solutions, and correct decision-making for the success of the project.

He earned an Architectural degree from Universidad Iberoamericana and got a diploma in Project Management by the same university.

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Luis Díaz
– Project Director

Thanks to his job, he has witnessed the creation of multi-constructions all around the country. Therefore, his interdisciplinary value in project management has been key in the success of this projects. His efficiency and comprehensive view allow him to be responsible of the project's evaluation as well as being able to elaborate and present budgets to clients or investors; he is also in charge of project planning, management, and execution.

He is a graduate architect from the Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí. He also has a major in Construction administration in the same University.

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Jorge Bueno
– Project Director

Throughout 16 years his participation in different undertakings of great magnitude has made him an expert in project management. His contribution to the construction business can be seen in his projects planning which guarantee maximum efficiency in resources assignation, comprehensive global processes revisions of developments and optimal strategy creations for delivering projects on time, with high quality and within budgets established in the business model.

He is a civil engineer graduated from the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León; he has a Leed Gren Associate certificate given by the Green Building Certification Institute.

PMO

ESCALA® has the vision and support of the PMO (Project Management Office), transversal unit of our organization, which minimizes risks and manages the knowledge to guarantee the success of our projects.

As one of our main strengths, we offer the support of our PMO, which centralizes the information and oversees the global outlook of your construction project to ensure the highest quality results.

The PMO provides added value to your project, consolidating the best practices, lessons learned and relationship with suppliers of all the projects we have managed in ESCALA®, to offer a general vision that analyzes and monitors your performance indicators, a knowledge center that fuels your decision-making, and a support tool that takes care of all your needs.

Monitoring

  • Measurement
    Reports / KPIs
    Service surveys
    Risk Management
    ESCALA Portfolio
    PMWeb Support
Knowledge
Administration

  • Information
    Supplier’s database
    Parametric knowledge
    Estimated Cost knowledge
    Time periods / Projects Info
    Construction Improvement Methods
Support

  • Planning Committees
    Internal and External Technical Advice
    Recruitment Strategies
PMO MEMBERS
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Luis Díaz
PMO Director

Information Management for Projects’ Portfolio.
Process Development and Standardization.
Project Audit and KPI Reports.

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José Israel Flores
IT PMWeb Consultant

PMWeb custom reports development.
PMWeb System Design.
Internal Systems and Platforms development.


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Humberto Ángel
Electromechanical Engineering Expert

Engineering Development Advice.
Blueprints and specifications review.
Training for project´s electromechanical coordinators.
Project Field Support.

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Pamela Cárdenas
Audits PMWeb / PMO

KPI project audit and report.
Process standardization and execution, and PPM formats.
PMO Database Management.
PMWeb training and support.

TESTIMONIALS

“The main strengths of ESCALA® are innovation and honesty. Apart from always being updated, they give their best to their client, which provides a high level of security and support in every project they manage.”

– Enrique Iglesias
Despacho Iglesias Pozas Páez

“Beyond being a partner, ESCALA® is an innovative company that helps you anticipate problems and offers the best solutions in any situation. Their quality service and transparency guarantee the most convenient solution.”

– Francisco Garza

ESCALA® is the most professional and reliable project management company in Mexico. Their people, leadership, culture and discipline, in which they conduct their activities, add value and look after their client’s interests.”

– Gerardo de la Garza
INMKN (MGMD Banca de Inversión)

ESCALA® has the backup of their great experience, to anticipate any situation. They share a work ethic in which ‘no’ doesn’t exist. They always comply with the construction requirements.”

– Enrique Villanueva Schoenfelder

ESCALA® keep their promises. Besides achieving their goals, one of their greatest strengths is identifying savings during the preliminary phase and becoming the eyes of our clients, which gives us great security.

– Gonzalo Gutiérrez
Cushman and Wakefield