Henning Larsen Architects, Director, Innovation and Sustainability / Partner
Jakob is a partner and head of Henning Larsen's Sustainability Engineering and Landscape Design department, which develops solutions within sustainable design. In addition to a background as a civil engineer and Ph.D., Jakob is both LEED and WELL accredited as well as a DGNB certified auditor specializing in a healthy, sustainable and energy efficient design. Jakob's work is focused on the holistic interplay between technology, architecture and modern technology, and how integrated design can form the basis for successful sustainable cities and buildings.
Jakob has extensive experience with development, implementation and documentation of project sustainability based on parameters such as light, shadow, sun, wind, geometry and the relationship between city and landscape. Through a number of profiled projects from domiciles and culture and town halls to universities and research buildings,…