Chen Hong leads the Master Planning and Urban Design division of RSP as Director. 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. In her experience working on various large-scale planning projects in China, she collaborates closely with all stakeholders to resolve challenges to a project’s implementation and bring fresh perspectives to planning projects.
Previously part of the Hangzhou Qianjiang New CBD Construction & Management Committee, she 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 the Singapore Institute of Planners and holds a Certificate of Senior Architect (China). She is also a National Registered Architect and Urban Planner (China). She has 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 also a master-level visiting scholar in urban planning at University of Illinois in Chicago, USA.