Simon Trude, LEED® AP ID+C

Managing Director, Principal

Simon rejoined Gensler to serve as Managing Director of our Sydney office, as he spearheads the firm’s expansion into the Australian market. Simon previously was Brand Design Director at Gensler New York, before returning to Australia to be Founding Director of 2D3D Creative, a strategy and design company in Sydney. Simon has held positions with some of the world’s leading design firms, including Woods Bagot (Director of Consulting—Australia) and Perkins+Will (Creative Director, Branded Environments). He earned an Advanced Diploma in Graphic Design from Billy Blue Design College and a Bachelor in Industrial Design from the University of Technology in Sydney.