Julia Simet, IIDA, LEED® AP

Managing Director, Principal

Julia is Co-Managing Director of Gensler’s New York office and a member of Gensler’s Board of Directors and Management Committee, for which she focuses her efforts on Client Relationships and Leadership Development. Julia is recognized as a premier expert in workplaces for the professional services industry, and she is a trusted advisor to many of the most respected global law firms. She has also led large, complex workplace projects for financial services, media and consumer products companies. Julia’s projects have been recognized by numerous organizations, and she has been the recipient of awards such as the Interior Design Best of Year Award and the CoreNet Global Award. Her work has been published in Interior Design, Bloomberg BusinessWeek and Architectural Record. She serves on the Tuxedo Park, N.Y., Board of Architectural Review and has spoken at many industry conferences and events. Julia was honored in 2011 by the Girls Inc. organization and in 2015 by Right to Dream. She currently sits on the board of Right to Dream USA.