Arup congratulates Brian Swett, Americas East Leader and Principal, for his appointment to the Boston Green Ribbon Commission (GRC), a visionary group co-chaired by Mayor Michelle Wu propelling Boston toward a climate safe, carbon free, equitable future. As a member representing Arup, Swett will work with 35 institutional, business, and civic leaders to support Boston in implementing its Climate Action Plan with the goal of becoming a carbon neutral city by 2050.
Swett is a nationally recognized leader in climate change and sustainability, with more than 20 years of experience working with municipal governments, private sector organizations, federal governments, and nonprofits. His expertise includes sustainability strategy, energy and climate policy, green buildings, and performance management. He has played a key role overseeing Arup's involvement in major efforts to address climate change at the state and municipal level, including the Carbon Free Boston plan, the Massachusetts 2050 Decarbonization Roadmap, and the Lower Mystic Regional Critical Infrastructure Climate Risk Assessment.