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Rudan Ye
 
Founding Principal, AIA

As a Beijing native, Rudan completed his graduate study and began his career in the United States, before moving back to Shanghai. This experience gave him a unique global and cross-culture perspective. Rudan always approaches design from the urban scale, seeking ways to extend architecture into urban design. By addressing critical factors of culture, identity, diversity, transit, and sustainability, his creative design solutions generate positive impacts for the community and enrich daily experiences for the common people. Recently, he leads team on multiple high-profile urban mixed-use projects, pushing the boundary of design and transform trend-setting imagination into inspiring reality. Rudan loves travelling, exploring new cities and different cultures. He is also a frequent speaker on place making and serves as a visiting critic at several top architecture schools. 

 

DONG MEI ZHAO
 
CEO

With specialist expertise in architectural structure design and structural analysis, Ms. DONG MEI ZHAO,  a Chinese Canadian, has amassed 20 years of professional experience and 10 years of overseas work experience in large international engineering consulting companies in Shanghai, Singapore and Canada. Outstanding management skill and market operation ability in architecture design industry is also her core strength. In the last 10 years, through exceptional leadership, she has undertaken the management and operation of 3 large departments of Shanghai Tianhua. She has led the team with tremendous achievements and awards.

 

Jun Zhang
 
Principal

More than ten years of architectural education and work experience in the United States has given Jun extensive experience in organization and coordination from concept design to construction drawings. As a senior director of Cannon Design, he has led high profile public projects such as the US Air Force Academy Gymnasium and the US National Coral Reef Institute. After joining RTKL Washington branch, he has led the planning and design of many large-scale mixed-use projects, which draws on the deep understanding of retail and place making. Jun has won a number of awards in international competitions. He is committed to bring the perfect combination of innovative concepts and construction details in projects together.

 

Jing Zhang
 
Principal

Jing is known for her distinctive approach and originality in the conceptual stage of planning and design. She works closely with prominent clients, especially in cases that require her expertise on issues of sensitive urban scale.

 

190+ Talented Architects and Designers

Established since 2011, AICO team has grown to an inter-disciplinary design studio with more than 190 talented designers. Our team’s passion for design and extensive experiences in cross-region and cross-culture projects reinforces the core strength of our practice:  providing holistic design solutions through urban design, architecture design, and interior design.

 

Our specialized areas including mixed-use, super high-rise, retail, office and headquarters, cultural and civic, hospitality and residential, TOD and urban regeneration.

 

 


  • 200 Excellent Designers with International Vision