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Board of the Holcim Foundation Alumni

The leading individuals listed below have served on the Board of the Holcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction. The Board ensures that the activities of the Holcim Foundation are aligned with current interpretations of sustainable construction, and also inspires the Foundation’s approach by framing the architectural, scientific, cultural, and policy concerns that are integrated into its initiatives. The Board defines the strategies through which the Holcim Foundation encourages innovative approaches to sustainable construction.

Marc Angélil
Marc Angélil Architect and Professor Emeritus of Architecture & Design, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich), Switzerland Read more »
Claude Fussler
Claude Fussler former Director, World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) & Special Advisor to the UN Global Compact, France Read more »
Rachel Kyte
Rachel Kyte CEO, Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) and Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, UK/Austria Read more »
Hans-Rudolf Schalcher
Hans-Rudolf Schalcher Professor Emeritus, Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich), Switzerland Read more »
Rolf Soiron
Rolf Soiron former Chairman of the Board of the Holcim Foundation; Member of the International Committee of the Red Cross; and Chairman of the Board of Lonza Group, Switzerland Read more »
Klaus Töpfer
Klaus Töpfer former Executive Director, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); former German Minister for the Environment, Germany Read more »
Simon Upton
Simon Upton Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, New Zealand; former Director, Environment Directorate, Organisation for Economic Co-operation & Development, France Read more »
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