Arup is a global professional services firm headquartered in London, UK which provides engineering, design, planning, project management and consulting services for all aspects of the built environment. The firm has over 13,000 staff based in 92 offices across 40 countries, and is present in Africa, the Americas, Australasia, East Asia, Europe and the Middle East. Arup has participated in projects in over 160 countries.
Many of Arup’s projects leave a legacy to subsequent generations: a legacy that outlasts any one individual. Putting sustainability at the heart of its work is one of the ways in which Arup exerts a positive influence on the wider world. Put simply, Arup people are driven to find a better way. Arup’s independent employee ownership structure gives conviction a place in its decision-making, alongside the needs of clients and commercial imperatives. The result is clear-sighted, thoughtful decisions about its priorities as a business and as a member of society.
Arup became a partner of IFB2014 and was pleased to support a number of signature events through the provision of international speakers. It is looking forward to working with the other partners to make IFB2016 a success.