Katrin Scholz-Barth

Advisor Name:Katrin Scholz-Barth

Type: Coach

Katrin Scholz-Barth is an internationally recognized expert in Green Roof technology.

Civil and environmental engineer with 17 years of experience in sustainable buildings and landscapes design, green campus planning, and green infrastructure to reduce the environmental and carbon footprint.

Who is Katrin Scholz-Barth?

Katrin Scholz-Barth is an internationally recognized expert in Strategic Sustainability and Regenerative Development

Katrin serves as President of SustainableQATAR and principal of Katrin Scholz-Barth Consulting. As part of the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar program she helped define and create the program-wide sustainability and innovation strategies to deliver a carbon-neutral mega sports event in a fragile desert environment.

Katrin frequently teaches strategic sustainability and decarbonization to students and entrepreneurs as the business practice of the future based on functional ecosystems for sustained wealth creation and economic performance, including environmental social governance (ESG), green finance and long-term investment potential for risk reduction.

She taught at Harvard University and the University of Pennsylvania and is a thought after keynote speaker at international conferences on her areas of expertise in ecological landscape design and conservation agriculture for watershed protection.

Katrin’s coauthored book Green Roof Systems: A Guide to the Planning, Design and Construction of Building Over Structure, was released by Wiley and Sons in April 2009.