Matthias thinks holistically about making transportation more sustainable and understands the importance of big and small solutions to pressing transportation challenges. He draws on his knowledge of transport systems around the world to successfully implement global best practices in local contexts. He works to reduce car dependence and give people greater transportation choices. Matthias is also a member of the firm’s Visual Communications team and is able to present complex ideas through compelling visuals.
Prior to joining Nelson\Nygaard, Matthias worked for an engineering and design firm in London, and, at rail planning agencies in his native Switzerland, he optimized schedules and improved service patterns for European rail operators. At architecture and real estate firms in New York City, he worked at the intersection of tech and urban planning to visualize complex zoning policies.