Anders Svensson is Professor of the practice in Leadership and management in Architecture since January 2015. He is parallelly running a consultancy focusing on process management in the field of sustainable urban development. The purpose of his position at Chalmers is to encourage and strengthen architects ability to take leadership in various levels of the planning, design and building processes. Leadership and management knowledge, skills and aspects will successively be integrated in education and research. A significant driver is the need of the practicing industry.