Gensler, a global design firm with more than 3,700 professionals in 43 locations on four continents, has joined the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance as its newest innovation partner. Greenprint is a worldwide alliance of leading real estate owners, investors and financial institutions committed to improving the environmental performance of the global property industry, with a focus on improving energy efficiency and reducing carbon emissions.
Gensler’s work reflects an enduring commitment to sustainability, and the firm is a global leader in green design. The firm approaches every project as an opportunity to enhance building, organizational, human and environmental performance.
“Our sustainable design practice considers how decisions today affect people’s lives tomorrow,” shares Leslie Jabs, a Principal based in Gensler’s New York office, who will represent the firm on the committee. “We are pleased to join an esteemed group of leading corporations, as an Innovation Partner, and like our colleagues are invested in exploring innovative design strategies to help clients obtain a competitive advantage in their respective industries.”
Gensler joins other Greenprint innovation partners Cisco, the Deutsche Bank Group, Johnson Controls and Lutron as part of the center’s Innovation Roundtable. The roundtable promotes increased awareness of innovative technologies and best operating practices to reduce energy and carbon emissions.