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ANNA WENDT

Partner Buro Happold, UK

ANNA WENDT

Partner Buro Happold, UK

Biography

Anna has experience of delivering projects from conceptual design stages through to tender and construction. Her technical facade expertise includes the design, engineering and detailing of a wide range of facade systems and materials incorporating key performance attributes such as structural, environmental, fire, acoustics and security. Anna has a particular interest in the broader application of an integrated engineering approach to building design addressing the complex demands of the built environment. Anna specialises in bringing together a range of highly specialised engineering disciplines to unlock design opportunities and deliver seamless solutions to specific engineering challenges within the building environment and fabric.

She has a broad experience of working across a variety of sectors with specific expertise in cultural, education, sports and aviation. She has worked globally on projects within Europe, North America, India, Asia and the Middle East allowing her to gain a sound knowledge of the requirements and expectations in a range of climates and cultures. Anna’s international portfolio of projects include working with some of the world’s most prominent architects such as Jean Nouvel, Herzog and De Meuron, Snohetta, Henning Larsen, Kengo Kuma and Heatherwick Studio. Major Projects in Portfolio: The Louvre, Abu Dhabi with Ateliers Jean Nouvel. Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, UK with Populous. One Angel Square, UK with 3DReid. Banque Libano Francaise, Lebanon with Snohetta. Waterfront Cultural Centre, Copenhagen with Kengo Kuma Architects. Museum of Natural History, New York with Studio Gang.

Accreditations/Awards: Member of Society of Façade Engineers (MSFE), Member of the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (MCIBSE), Chartered Engineer with the Engineering Council (CENG), Winner of the Engineer of the Year at the Women in Construction Awards (2016).

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