Jan is a Studio Director in our New York office and a Leader of the Critical Facilities Practice Area. He is known as a national expert in data center design and planning, having pioneered the benchmarking of best practices and trends for these highly technical environments. He is now growing Gensler’s Critical Facilities practice in emerging markets in Latin America, Asia and Canada by mentoring and training staff across multiple offices. Jan’s portfolio also includes large-scale trading and headquarters projects for financial services clients and technology corporations. A Registered Architect, Jan earned a Bachelor of Architecture from Pratt Institute. His work has been published in Corporate Design, Contract and Fast Company magazines.