Rob Best

Rob Best


  • Americas Digital Energy Leader

Rob is an Associate in the Energy, Water, and Resources Team in Arup’s San Francisco office.

He has over seven years of experience focusing on energy transition, decarbonization, and community energy systems.

Rob’s interdisciplinary background in energy and environmental policy, renewable and building energy modeling, urban planning, financial analysis, and district energy design enable him to deliver comprehensive technical, economic, and policy solutions for clients. In addition, Rob ensures innovative digital approaches are integrated, ranging from individual building simulation and optimization to city-wide energy benchmarking, policy, and strategy decisions.