Sandra Scolastra

Associate - Façades, Arup

Sandra has been with Arup for 10 years in the Façades Team and is now based in Manchester.

Sandra combines structural engineering skills and detailed knowledge of façades to provide multidisciplinary coordination and solutions meeting both the architectural intent and the client’s business objectives, particularly to projects with challenging budgets. Sandra has 15 years of experience in façade consultancy in the UK and her project experience includes: Salford Central high-rise residential, Manchester Metropolitan University Arts and Humanities, High-rise residential re-clad, Kuwait International Airport, VAC Cultural Centre in Moscow, and many other prestigious residential, commercial and mixed-use developments, in the UK and internationally.

Sandra is particularly interested in improving efficiency in design workflow and communication between all parties, as well as the implementation of digital tools into façade design.