About us

Grupo Diarq is a Mexico City-based firm whose vision is to promote and develop Mexican creativity, supporting projects that recognize innovation, originality, and quality.

The company was founded by Gina Diez Barroso de Franklin in 1990 as an architecture and interior design firm. Since then it has grown to include a diverse collection of subsidiaries ranging from real estate development to education and even publishing.


Gina Diez Barroso de Franklin

Gina is recognized as a female entrepreneur as well as a dedicated promoter of design and creativity in Mexico. Always focused on excellence and on elevating the values of females and their families, she has presided over Grupo Diarq in Mexico and The United States for over 20 years. Gina has realized the completion of over 600 residential, corporate, and hospitality projects since Grupo Diarq´s inception.