Ascan Mergenthaler

Ascan Mergenthaler, partner in charge of the Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, has worked at Herzog & de Meuron since 1998. He studied architecture at the University of Stuttgart and at The Bartlett, University College London.
Among other projects, Ascan Mergenthaler was responsible for the de Young Museum in San Francisco and the Forum Building and Plaza in Barcelona. He is also partner in charge of the Central Police Station Compound in Hong Kong and the Waterfront Hotel in Helsinki, as well as further projects in Europe and the USA.