Andrew Pettifer

Andrew Pettifer

Andrew Pettifer
  • Leader
  • Australasia Education Business

Your best solution to date?

An innovative way of configuring the air conditioning system for a new performing arts venue in a heritage building.

Why is it significant?

It was just a really simple and elegant way of simultaneously resolving a number of technical issues to meet the required comfort and noise criteria. The best solutions often have this multi-faceted aspect to them.

Your particular skill?

Cutting through all of the detail to nail the important issues.


I love building successful teams and giving people the opportunity to follow their passions while at the same time delighting our clients.

Why Arup?

The values that underpin the culture create such a positive and challenging environment in which like-minded people can collaborate, learn and develop. The firm maintains a great balance of design excellence, social responsibility and commercial success.