Consulting & Real Estate Services Leader, Strategy Director
Arnold is a Consulting & Real Estate Services Leader in Gensler’s Southwest region and a Strategy Director. With over 45 years of experience in design strategy, organizational design, feasibility planning, workplace design, and design research, he has worked with a wide range of clients in the U.S., U.K., and Asia, helping to solve complex organizational challenges through design strategy. He has worked on projects for a diverse range of government and private sector organizations including GSA (U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Parks Service, and U.S. Department of Agriculture), L.A. County Government, Weil Gotshal & Manges, Bloomberg, Caterpillar, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Microsoft, Capital One, and Blue Cross Blue Shield. He is a frequent speaker at Corenet, Neocon, and IFMA World Workplace conferences in both the U.S. and Europe. Arnold holds master’s degrees in Design Management and in Organizational Design, as well as an undergraduate degree in environmental design. His research on organizational design, design strategy, and workplace strategy has been published in the Journal of Facilities Management, Journal of Design Management, and WorkDesign.