Zero and near-Zero Impact Buildings
Thursday 7 May 2020
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A talk as part of the Furlough College mini masters 'Green Recovery' module by Xavier Aguiló i Aran and Anna Mestre of BAC.
Xavier studied Industrial Engineering in Spain, specialising in Engineering Structures. He qualified as an engineer in 1999 whilst working with BAC Barcelona as a structural consultant. Xavier was made Associate at BAC in 2001 and was appointed Director responsible for its Madrid office in 2007. In 2018, he was appointed UK Manager. Since 2014, Xavier has been working in the UK with evolve to develop their alliance with BAC and manage various collaborative projects.
He also teaches Technical Studies in Architectural Association, in the MUA Master at the School of Architecture in the European University of Madrid and teaches at Central Saint Matins.
Anna is an architect and university teacher. She has developed her professional career at BAC, a structures consultancy, since 2001, both in Barcelona and Madrid’s offices. In July 2018 she moved to London to open the company’s UK branch with Xavier Aguiló. She has been involved in teaching Technical Studies since 2009, in the IE School of Architecture and Design in Madrid. She has recently joined the AA School and also Central Saint Martins.