Michaela leads a multidisciplinary team of urban designers, architects and landscape architects who are dedicated to driving a sustainable urban design agenda. Having overseen numerous master planning and urban development projects, from feasibility studies through to the planning and implementation of major strategic master plans, Michaela has accumulated extensive team management skills, and is a Firmwide Leader of Gensler's Planning & Urban Design Practice Area. Above all, Michaela is a committed and talented designer who understands the need for sustainable planning solutions and cross-sector collaboration. She rejoined the Gensler London team after consulting between 2011-2012 for the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Division of Technology, Industry and Economics in Paris, France. She supported the built environment unit’s mission to develop UNEP’s strategic direction in promoting sustainability in the built environment jointly with its extensive network of partners.