Our teams across Australia, China and South East Asia are hand-picked, carefully curated with industry leaders, up and comers, quiet achievers and award-winning strategists and creators.

Celebrating the individuality of our people, we form successful and thriving environments.

And whilst our teams are made up of planners, landscape architects, urban designers, and engagement specialists, they are people and place users too. As such we don’t separate ourselves from this. We embrace it, to inform the delivery of true places for people, and create better futures as a result.

Want to join the Place Design Group team? See our Careers Section here.

Beth Toon

Beth Toon

CEO | Executive Director
Elaine Shi

Elaine Shi

Senior Project Manager
Emma Vidot, Place Design Group

Emma Vidot

CFO | Company Secretary

Erin Yang

Administrative Officer
Eudora Xiao

Eudora Xiao

General Ledger Accountant

Helen Yu

General Manager - China
Ian Klug AM, Place Design Group

Ian Klug AM

Company Chairman
Jean Chen, Place Design Group

Jean Chen

Senior Planting Designer

Jess Campbell

Operations Coordinator

Judy Ji

Admin/Finance Assistant
Kelly Doyle, Place Design Group

Kelly Doyle

Accounts and Payroll Coordinator

Louise Yu

Finance Manager

Mark Burgess

Managing Director - China
Meg Yue, Place Design Group

Meg Yue

Director | Shenzhen Office Principal

Megan Pettiona

Office Administration - Gold Coast Office
Rachel Zhu, Place Design Group

Rachel Zhu

Project & Reporting Accountant
Ruby Tan

Ruby Tan

Administration Manager
Stefanie Zhang, Place Design Group

Stefanie Zhang

Administrative Officer

Will Fu

Project and Reporting Accountant
Yolanda Yu, Place Design Group

Yolanda Yu

Director | Chengdu Office Principal


Urban Designer – Master Planning and Residential Subdivision Design


The urban designer will be responsible for preparation of a wide variety of design and technical documentation for mixed use precincts, master planned communities, greenfield subdivisions, commercial and industrial precincts.

Urban Designer – Strategic Planning, Urban Renewal and Public Realm


The urban designer will be responsible for preparation of a wide variety of design documentation for city/town centres, urban renewal projects, mixed use precincts and public realm strategies.