Gervais Tompkin, AIA, LEED® AP

Workplace Sector Leader, Consulting Practice Area Leader, Principal

Gervais’ favorite thing to talk about is the future of how people think, feel and work. A Firmwide Leader of Gensler’s Workplace Sector, Gervais also serves as a Leader of our Consulting Practice Area. Although he is based in our San Francisco office, his work spans the world, as he oversees global services for some of the world’s best-known tech companies. Gervais has a passion for research that has led him down a multidisciplinary path in the world of real estate strategy and design. Over the course of his career he has directed architectural, interior and consulting projects, always driven by a desire to understand the relationship among real estate, technology and behavior. His writing has appeared in Fast Company, IIDA Perspective, and International Design Magazine, among many others. He is also a frequent speaker, appearing at TEDx, TED University, KA Connect Conference, and multiple chapters of CoreNet Global. Gervais holds a B.A. in Architecture from the University of Colorado, Boulder.