Andy Cohen, FAIA

Andy is one of three Co-CEOs of Gensler, whose collaborative leadership model sets itself apart in the marketplace as a leading global Design firm through its innovation strategies. Andy oversees Gensler’s global platform and its day-to-day operations, which span 4,500+ people, networked across 46 offices in 16 countries. A champion of design, resiliency and sustainability, Andy is Chair of Gensler’s Board of Directors and leads the committee responsible for global design innovation initiatives, spearheading design excellence strategies across Gensler’s 27 diverse practice areas. As an engaged leader, Andy is also Regional Managing Principal for the Southwest U.S., with six offices in four states. Andy has been a speaker at many premier industry conferences, including the Urban Land Institute (ULI), Milken Institute Global Conference, Pension Real Estate Association (PREA), and TEDx. Andy is also a Board Member of the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability and an active member of World President’s Organization (WPO). In his role as Co-CEO, Andy is one of the key contributors to what is acknowledged, by its peers, to be the most admired and largest architecture firm in the world, pioneering project types and design innovation strategies for the next century.