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Rasmus Astrup (DNK)
Rasmus Astrup is Partner and Design Principal at SLA and spearheads the studio’s largest and most complex international projects. He is a leading specialist in sustainable landscape architecture, integrated climate adaptation, and nature-based design and has led SLA’s most forward-looking and award-winning projects all over the world. His perpetual emphasis on creating the best possible opportunities for public life is continuously manifested through inspiring and green urban spaces with living ecosystems that help create robust cities, better living environments, and a higher quality of life. Rasmus Astrup holds a Masters Degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Copenhagen and a BA from the Politecnico di Milano.