Ivan works as a urban sustainability consultant for the Connect4Climate program housed within the World Bank Group Headquarters in Washington DC. His primary work for Connect4Climate is to work on issues related to urbanization, low carbon planning and youth innovation.
Prior to joining the World Bank, practiced as an eco-architect in London and worked on a variety of projects sizes from individual residential houses to large scale mixed-use projects in the UK.
Ivan’s design approach puts sustainability at the forefront of the decision making process and towards design solutions that reduce the overall impact on the surrounding environment. This includes the lifetime impacts of buildings and infrastructure.
Ivan is a keen sportsman and an avid rugby player and supporter.
Given our increasingly complex and dynamic world, cities need to be continuously innovating in order to solve pressing social and environmental problems. Many cities worldwide are growing rapidly, and by 2050 it is estimated that 70 per cent of the world’s ...