P.E., LEED AP, Arup
Ashok Raiji is a principal in the New York office of Arup and has led the planning of city-scale developments, including the master planning of new eco-cities in Asia. He is Arup’s commercial, residential and retail business leader in the Americas, and leads Arup’s global residential business. Mr. Raiji has led the design of many high-performance buildings around the world, including, most recently, the Songdo Convention Center, and the 1,050-foot-high [320m] Northeast Asia Trade Tower, both in Korea, as well as the Boston Seaport Sustainability Master Plan, and the Kresge Foundation Headquarters (LEED Platinum rated). Mr. Raiji lectures frequently on Sustainable Design and has served as technical adviser on sustainability for the National Building Museum and the Museum of the City of New York. He is a LEED Accredited Professional and a licensed professional engineer in 25 states. Mr. Raiji is a visiting professor of architecture at the Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture at The Cooper Union in New York.