Christian is from Denmark and is an engineer with 15 years of product development experience in Denmark, China and the US. In this role, he has worked on everything from roof windows to handicap-friendly bathroom appliances to gearboxes for wind turbines. For the majority of his career, he worked for VELUX, a global company that makes roof windows, skylights and accessories, where he has served as development specialist for the Chinese market, design engineer in the South Carolina development group, as well as project manager and team leader in the head office in Denmark. Christian works as a freelance design engineer in the Chicago, IL area and he is currently also working towards establishing his own children’s toy and furniture company. He hopes to focus the remainder of his professional life toward working on more sustainable solutions for the world. Christian is pursing his MA in Sustainable Design from MCAD and is based in Illinois but plans to move back to Denmark in the summer of 2017.