Chen Hong leads the Master Planning and Urban Design division of RSP as Director. She has worked on many large-scale planning projects in China. She brings more than 25 years of comprehensive expertise in master planning, urban design, as well as architectural design across a variety of project types including educational, institutional, office, hospitality, infrastructure and residential. She collaborates closely with all stakeholders to build consensus, resolve barriers to a project’s implementation and bring fresh perspectives to planning projects.
In her previous position in Hangzhou Qianjiang New CBD Construction & Management Committee, she jointly oversaw all planning works, including underground plan and implementation, and design review of public and private investment projects in Hangzhou CBD. She also led research on design guidelines and policies of green building and urban design, with a strong focus on creating integrated vertical pedestrian systems and vibrant public spaces.
Chen Hong is a Member of Singapore Institute of Planners and holds a Certificate of Senior Architect (China). She is also a National Registered Architect and Urban Planner (China). She earned a Bachelor’s Degree of Engineering in the Specialty of Architecture from Taiyuan University of Technology, and a Master of Arts in Urban Design, School of Design & Environment from National University of Singapore. She was a master-level visiting scholar in urban planning at University of Illinois in Chicago, USA.