Jeff Risom

Partner, Chief Innovation Officer, Gehl Architects

As Chief Innovation Officer, Jeff leads the Strategic Development and Innovation team at Gehl. Working across the Gehl teams, Jeff leverages existing talent and expertise into new knowledge creation to improve ways of working internally. Externally, Jeff works with existing and new partners to improve Gehl’s core services in addressing the most pressing challenges facing people and communities today. Jeff is an active teacher and lecturer, speaking at conferences around the world. He has been a guest lecturer at Harvard GSD, University of Pennsylvania, London School of Economics, the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art, and DIS.