Alfonso Ponce-Alvarez, was born in Mexico in 1978, he joined the French
building research center (CSTB) in 2005 where he remain until 2010.
Alfonso served as Board Director of United Nations Environment Program -
Sustainable Building and Climate Change initiative (UNEP-SBCI)- from 2009 to
2010 and as Secretary general of the Sustainable Building Alliance (SB
Alliance), from 2008 to 2010.
Alfonso is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
Alfonso's contribution, particularly in championing the creation of several
sustainability forums such as the Sustainable Building Alliance, the
International Sustainability Alliance (ISA), the World Green Building Council
‘s European policy Task Force, the Green Building Council of France (FGBC),
and FEED, has contributed to set the environmental assessment community on
its successful path.
His research work has received national and international recognition for his
leadership and commitment to green building on a global scale.
Among his current interests are an invitation to be a lecturer at the Ecole
Supérieur des Travaux Publics, du bâtiment et de l’industrie (ESTP).
Alfonso joined Deloitte Real Estate advisory in Paris, France last year.
He’s heading the sustainability in Real Estate practice in France.
Alfonso is a Chartered Surveyor, a BREEAM international Assessor and a member of the LEED steering committee at the US Green Building Council.