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News November 2017

Place Design Group Hits New Design Level

With over 16 years of experience, Place Design Group is hitting its design stride in Chengdu. The team’s combined industry experience and world-class design skills have delivered highly acclaimed projects, renowned for service excellence, inspired leadership and innovation.

To align with the company’s evolution, Place Design Group today hosted an open day in celebration of its newly relocated office at the Yanlord Landmark Office Tower. Attended by Real Estate and Landscape Architecture professionals and industry peers, the event provided both reflection and future insight for the group’s direction in China’s design industry.

Yolanda Yu, Associate, Office Manager, attributes the group’s momentum to the team’s dedication to providing only the highest quality design outcomes.

“Our talented design staff bring innovative ideas and high-level design expertise to all projects, working closely with our clients to deliver exceptional project outcomes.” Ms Yu says.

Working alongside Chengdu, Place Design Group across China, Australia, and South East Asia has been working with its international investment team to identify new areas of design innovation to develop our teams project approach including across the smart city space and policy arena and aged care and retirement living with a particular focus on dementia design innovation. Regional tourism, master planning, commercial retail strategy, business development projects and policy research have also been a focus.

Sue Wang, co-lead of Place Design Group’s international investment team says “ learnings around how we create places for people from all our innovations are critical, be they smart city technology, tourism or human centric design, these will drive design outcomes for our clients and projects across China.”

Since inception in 2011, the Place Design Group team in Chengdu have built an extensive portfolio of projects throughout China. Project highlights reflective of the quality of design work include Bund Brilliance, a high-end project in Chengdu that has listed on the top 10 luxury residences in Asia, as well as the JW Marriott in Guiyang, another high-end hotel.

Mark Burgess, China, Managing Director, Place Design Group, says “We focus on delivering superior quality design work in a highly efficient manner, and with a collective team focus on this, we are able to deliver exceptional projects to a high level.”

With teams across Australia, China, and South-East Asia, Place Design Group is an award-winning leader in planning and design with a reputation for creative and commercial solutions.