Mads Kaltoft

Principal, Denmark

Over the course of his 25-year career, Mads Kaltoft has amassed a wide range of skills that span from conceptual design to fine details in construction work. The strength of his professional expertise lies in his unwavering dedication to his trade paired with a holistic approach to architectural design.

Since joining Schmidt Hammer Lassen in 2001, he has developed a distinct management style that combines creative dexterity with strategic ingenuity, and has led teams on projects located across Scandinavia and greater Europe. In a nod to his leadership, Mads was a lecturer at The Royal Academy of Fine Arts’ School of Architecture from 1998 to 2005.

Dahlerups Tower
Copenhagen, Denmark
“For me, design is in the details. The best projects emerge when they lie at the intersection of high design and thoughtful craftsmanship.”