• Pablo van der Lugt

  • Ambassadeur Sustainability & Circularity


Pablo van der Lugt is Ambassador Sustainability & Circularity at Lister. He is jointly responsible for Lister's sustainability policy. Pablo studied at Delft University of Technology and obtained an MSc in Construction Management and a PhD in Industrial Design Engineering (environmental impact of building materials). After his PhD, Pablo held various roles in the construction industry, with a focus on sustainable construction and the application of biobased materials. Pablo is still connected to science. He is a guest lecturer for biobased construction at TU Delft and the AMS Institute. He also speaks and writes regularly on the subject. He wrote several (scientific) articles and books, including two bestsellers, Booming Bamboo and Tomorrow’s Timber. Several of his lectures can be viewed online, including his TED talk and Pecha Kucha on biobased building and his keynote address for Pakhuis de Zwijger.