IBA19 Judges - Emilio Pimentel-Reid

Emilio Pimentel-Reid

Editor, Interiors Stylist & Brand Consultant

Emilio is an Editor, Interiors Stylist, and Brand Consultant, with over 20 years of experience working with some of the world’s most recognized high-end interior style brands (ELLE Decoration, Monocle, Georg Jensen, Brinton’s, de Le Cuona), retailers (Harrod’s, John Lewis, Heal’s) online (Westwing/Dalani, Dering Hall, Houzz) and large corporate organizations (Tesco, American Express).

Emilio’s features and shoots have appeared in the pages of British and international editions of ELLE Decoration, Architectural Digest, the Sunday Times Style, Harper’s Bazaar and GQ amongst others. He is a prominent industry commentator, speaker and event host.

An advocate for British design and manufacturing, Emilio also consults with leading interior companies, architectural/design practices and emerging talent advising in the areas of creative direction and brand development.

As principal of Studio Pimentel-Reid, he has recently started accepting interior design commissions and is currently working on a listed London Townhouse, a Brooklyn Brownstone, a farm in Connecticut and a Vacation Home in the Dominican Republic.

Follow his insightful instagram posts on the highly regarded @whatemiliosaw and look out for his new book on British Design launching May 2020!