MY BELIEVES & EXPERTISE
A Design Thinking Practitioner & Foresight Strategist who was born in Hong Kong & grew up in the United Kingdom. A strong believer that Design is essential to improve peoples lives and making the world a better place.
"Design" is no longer identify as a process of beautification, rather a way of thinking. To uncover other's latent value, empathizing as a human being with another human being.
Nowadays organizations & individuals were able to see what values design could bring. The economic paradigm shift towards the knowledge economy, the demand to uncover motive & purpose means so much more to individuals. The pursuit of a new level of personal wealth.
We are at a time to create Values for both stakeholders and the environment while mediating conflicts between, drives radical improvements and DELIVERING IT IN A MEANINGFUL WAY.
MY SKILLS & ABILITY
Design Foresight & Innovation
Value Creation & Management
UX Research & Analysis
Business Model Design
New Product Development
3D CAD / Rendering
ACHIEVEMENTS & RECOGNITIONS
Full Scholarship from
Bright Future Charitable Foundation
Member of LeNS
PSS for Distributed Economy
Practitioner & Member of
Design Thinking in Action Asia
2017 - 2018
MDes International Design & Business Managemnet
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (HK)
With Distinction - GPA 3.99
Duke of Edinburgh
Gold & Bronze Award
2008 - 2011
BA Hons Industrial Design
Loughborough University (UK)
Audi Young Designer of the Year
2006 - 2008
Cert. HE Architectural Studies
De Monfort University (UK)
PROFESSION & WORK
The Hong Kong
Member of "Ignite innovation industry collaboration project" with leading Financial institution from Switzerland. Focuses on the application of Future Thinking & Design Foresight to envision the various future horizons of the Financial Industry. Exploring different future scenarios and opportunities within, by synthesize, develop & visualizing the Future Financial Ecosystem.
Ernest & Young - wavespace
Specializes in Business Transformation unit of EY, driving collaborative Design Thinking Driven Workshops and projects with internal & external stakeholders.
Design & Innovation Foresight for corporate strategy -
helping traditional industry discovers valuable insights & opportunities, to transform by visioning their role in future scenarios. Future proving brands & businesses, with extensive research in consumer, company & external context; synthesising acumens and introducing innovative PPS to the market.
Strategic & Value Management -
Adopting a self-developed framework from Master of Design (ID&BM) in PolyU into the consulting world. Providing a framework to analyse current organisation processes, also acting as a common language for identifying activities in Value Creation, Capture & Retain. Follow with value alignment between various internal & external stakeholders by highlighting the key deliverables & that could be supported by related Design & Strategy tools.
Golden Sun Home Products Ltd.
Senior Industrial Designer & Project Coordinator ( Shenzhen )
Focusing on New Product Development and managing company's ODM and OEM services over a wide range of housewares and kitchenware. Managing Key Accounts such as US (OXO), EU (WMF) to Japan (Global Knives, Muji).
PIC for Medical Device Development project, collaboration with HKPC on stepping up current factory capability for manufacturing higher valued products. Conducting Feasibility studies, Prototyping & Testing, Optimizing for Manufacture, as well as the realignment of the current workflow to accommodate compatibility of medical ISO 13485.
Kohler Co. Asia Pacific Ltd.
Senior Project Executive ( HK & Macau )
Overseeing the Macau Region Developments, focusing on Key Accounts in 5 Stars Hotel Projects - MGM Palace, Karl Lagerfeld Hotel & Versace Hotel where comprehensive customization is essential.
Monitoring projects closely from start to end, liaising with Architects & Interior Designers along with Consultant Team to identify suitable products & work with local distributors to ensure high-quality services were delivered throughout the project for Developers & Hotel Owners.
Andy Tong Interiors
Commercial interior design for luxury retail shops in Macau Venetian Hotel & Resort, responsible for generating concepts & themes as well as material sourcing (e.g. FF&E).
ARTECH Design & Production Co. Ltd
Assistant Interior Designer
Hong Kong Disneyland “Demon Jungle” Halloween Haunted House Project. Responsible for generating technical CAD drawings and supervising production in China.
2012 - 2013
Industrial Designer & QC/QA Officer
Focused on redesigning existing products & new product development on educational toys, as well as managing realising projects with manufacturers in China, supervising & resolving various QA & QC issues.
HEAD Architecture and Design Ltd. & Salon de Pigeon Ltd.
Assistant Interior Designer
Local Social Project “Save the Wet Market – by High & Dry”. Responsible for concept design, site supervision to production & execution of the Opening & Exhibition. Also assisting in the live broadcasting team for Clockenflap music festival.