Jan Wurm is a Consultant at Arup, where he works with a number of public and private sector clients across Europe, specialising in sustainable building design and biomaterials. Jan is the EU Engagement and Venturing Lead for Arup in Europe.
Drawing on his deep understanding of construction systems and materials, Jan consults clients on the sustainable transformation of industrial processes, developing novel products and services to shape the future of the built environment.
Jan has won numerous awards for his innovative solutions in sustainable building design, such as the BioBuild and SolarLeaf façade systems, and the Foresta acoustic panels. In 2014, Jan won the Zumtobel Group Award for Applied Innovations 2014, the JEC Innovation Award the Detailed Produktpreis in 2015, as well as the German Design Award 2022.