Tanya de Hoog is a Principal at Thornton Tomasetti Engineers, where she leads the pioneering social impact initiative, called Doing Good Business.
Doing Good Business uses Thornton Tomasetti’s expertise and innovative approaches to deliver positive change to communities. Working in collaboration with Thornton Tomasetti’s practices globally and key partners, such as mission-driven organizations and design-focused professionals, Tanya seeks out projects, research and development initiatives and investment opportunities that have the potential to address society’s challenges. She develops and implements strategies that use design to elevate underserved communities in areas such as housing, education, healthcare, arts, and culture.
Tanya established the London, Farrington office of Thornton Tomasetti and served as its office director for nearly 15 years before relocating to New York in 2019. She has overseen the structural design of complex structures around the world and draws on her technical background to develop and deliver high-quality design projects that address the needs of communities.