Senior Associate / Director of Architecture, Shanghai

Dan Zhang views design as the poetic crossover of technology, society and nature. During the design process she pays close attention to explore and engage the uniqueness of a site and strives to shape characteristic spaces that merge their purpose with the physical and cultural context. She has deep appreciation for the synchronicity of beauty and efficiency.

Ms. Zhang’s experience spans a wide range from small specialty buildings to large, highly complex mixed-use projects. Regardless of scale, she is tireless in her pursuit for quality and excellence. She has a strong understanding of the market and great appreciation for the business perspective of her clients. Dan views her role as Director of Architecture as more than a service provider. At every stage of a project, from early conceptualization to construction observation, she strives to understand how design solutions can have long lasting positive impact for building owners, building users, and greater society