Matthias Sauerbruch is an architect and founding partner of Sauerbruch Hutton. He has taught at the Architectural Association, London and was a professor at the TU Berlin and the Akademie der Bildenden Künste Stuttgart. He was a visiting professor at Harvard Graduate School of Design and a guest professor at Universität der Künste. Sauerbruch has lectured, chaired and participated in juries and contributed to conferences around the world. He is a founding member of the German Sustainable Building Council, a commissioner of the Munich Committee for Urban Design, a trustee of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation, a member of the Berlin Akademie der Künste, and a Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects.