The award was presented in five categories, and the winners were selected in an online vote by the readers of Estate Magazine. The winners were announced as part of a conference with the participation of 100 decision-makers from the Danish construction and real estate industry.
About the selection of Signe Kongebro, the magazine writes:
"Associate Partner, Signe Kongebro, Henning Larsen Architects, has already at a young age become a sustainability icon whose purpose is to develop visions and solutions in sustainable building. Signe Kongebro is an expert in developing designs, strategies and methods for energy-optimization of building projects in all scales and has been editor of a recently published book on knowledge-based design."
Caption (from the left): Kamilla Sevel, Chief Editor of Estate Magazine; Signe Kongebro, Head of Sustainability Department, Henning Larsen Architects; Per W. Hallgren, CEO of Jeudan; Jesper Bo Hansen, Managing Director of Catella; Søren Ulslev, Director, Head of Real Estate, PensionDanmark; Mette Quist, Head of Secretariat, Danish Green Building Council; and to the right Nikolaj Pfeiffer, CEO Nordic, Estate Media. Photo: Estate Media.