Sarah J. PetersonDirector

Sarah Peterson

Sarah J. Peterson


Sarah is a Director and accredited low carbon energy assessor, driving the route to net zero and sustainability for xburo and its clients. 

The Chair of ACE Scotland and a woman in engineering advocate, Sarah has built a twenty-year career in engineering, delivering low energy, low carbon design.

Previously a mechanical engineer, Sarah’s experience ensures a sound and practical approach to Energy, Sustainability and Net Zero.  Sarah has delivered across education, commercial, healthcare, science and technology, retail, masterplans and residential.

Sarah is accredited to carry out energy assessments and building physics studies utilising dynamic simulation modelling and is a BREEAM Accredited Professional ensuring a holistic multi-level approach to low energy building design, operation and management.

With the route to sustainability and net zero embedded in our approach, Sarah’s leadership establishes that from the outset of the project we are delivering low energy solutions through our expert advice.


In her spare time, Sarah is an avid motorsport fan in particular Formula One and hasn’t missed watching a race live since 1994!  She also enjoys a bit of interior design and creating DIY tasks for her husband to do!

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