Oliver Rapf


“Since 2011, Oliver Rapf is Executive Director of BPIE, the Buildings Performance Institute Europe, a Brussels based think-tank with a focus on energy and the built environment. He is regularly advising governments and private sector stakeholders on the development and implementation of policies and support programmes, is regularly serving as a jury member and on advisory boards and is a regular speaker at international conferences. He is a co-author of the Global Status Report on Buildings and Construction, published by the UN Environment Programme.

Before joining BPIE, Oliver worked for the global conservation organization WWF in various roles, including as Head of the Climate Business Engagement unit of WWF International. Oliver’s experience in buildings efficiency goes back to the late 90s when he was a project leader for several deep renovation projects on behalf of WWF in cooperation with housing companies across Germany. In his early career, he worked on regional sustainability strategies and spatial planning.” ⇐ geri