Jan Mattsson, CEO of Sweco Architects, holds a M.Sc. degree in Architecture from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. During Mattsson’s almost 10 years as CEO, the company has grown into one of the world’s 20 largest architecture and urban planning companies, with almost 700 employees. The business is located in 20 offices in Sweden, Denmark and Finland. The local market and to be customer-orientated is of great importance to Sweco's business. Another key factor for further business development has been to increase exports on growing markets, such as China, the Middle East and Africa. Sweco takes the lead in sustainable development of cities and buildings by executing assignments in architecture, landscape design and urban planning across the globe. Jan Mattsson has managed to lead and develop a creative business and at the same time maintaining good profitability. High level of architecture and design together with well-developed management skills have been success factors.
Together with our customers, we plan and design the cities and buildings of the future.
The future that may seem distant to others is very much present at Sweco. Today, our architects are designing what will be a vibrant, dynamic new city districts in around 15 years. We design buildings and public spaces that will be part of the future. It is Sweco’s job to be one-step ahead. For most people, the results of our work become reality in the future.
As architects and urban planners we are a part of the Sweco group, the leading architecture and engineering consultancy in Europe. Sweco group is established in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Estonia, Lithuania, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, UK, Poland, Turkey and China. Our 14,500 engineers, architects and environmental experts plan and design the communities and cities of the future. In Scandinavia we have around 700 architects and urban planners employed. Our headquarter is in Stockholm, Sweden.
We approach small analytical assignments and major design assignments with the same high level of commitment and recognized expertise. Sweco carries out tens of thousands of assignments each year in around 70 countries across the world. Whatever challenge you are facing, you can count on Sweco to solve it.