European Cities Task Force Chair
Flavio Tejada is the European Cities Task Force Chair for Arup and Director of the Master in Real Estate Development (MRED) at IE university. During his career, he has gained a global experience through working with local standards and cultures in several parts of the world, including Europe, Middle East, LATAM and United States. These experiences explore the upcoming relationships between sustainable urban design, real estate development and transport infrastructure.
His vision has been focused on design strategic urban projects that allow cities to face 21st century socioeconomic and environmental challenges through a holistic approach.
Flavio is specialised in urban regeneration and retrofit development, with the application of the latest innovations in technology and social participation. He led strategic urban interventions such as Santander Waterfront, several regeneration projects in Bilbao, or La Rinconada Masterplan in Caracas. More recently, he has led Madrid Nuevo Norte in Madrid and Barcelona El Prat Airport Real Estate Master Plan, recently commended at the 2018 European Urban and Regional Planning Award.