Life inspires Design
JATO is a creative, multi-disciplinary and award-winning international design firm specialized in Master Planning, Architecture, Interior Design and Graphic Design. JATO is committed to great design values and we believe Design Inspires Life. With years of design experience in Mixed-use, Retail, Commercial, Work Space and Hospitality venues, our project footprint has been able to reach out and cover many major cities around the globe.
Design and lifestyle evolve rapidly from time to time, and we look at every project as a great opportunity to push the design envelope and bring out the uniqueness from each of the projects. A great project, we believe, start with the great communication with our clients. This belief has contributed to JATO’s success throughout its many years in the design business.
JATO believes a good design should maintain a well balance between commercial benefits for the client and joyfulness experience for the public..
JATO team are built upon architects, interior and graphic designers, whom from different nationalities, with different background and culture. In every design, we are benefited with the diversity in personal experience, personality and different culture of our designers from around the world. In addition, with our hub of professionals our head quarter (Jiang and Associates Creative Design (Formerly name Jiang Feng Interior Design), who can further support your project with the best E&M design, lighting design, FF&E design and cost-effective control.
Vice G.M. & Retail Director
As the associate general manager and retail design director of JATO shanghai office, Mr. Wang has more than 12 years of retail design experience, projects are located in Hong Kong and china, includes large shopping malls, department stores, merchant stores and office towers, etc. These projects have helped redefine and improve the urban environment and people’s living habits. Also, Mr. Wang is certified LEED expert for green buildings (LEED AP with specialty).
The innovative cutting-edge interior design team led by Mr. Wang fully meets the needs of customers and users by designing an overall well-thought solution. Its characteristic is committed to the integration of the system to achieve the optimization of business performance.
In addition, Mr. Wang brought valuable views, expertise and insights to the project design and delivery process. During his career, he always take almost all responsibilities in the design process, and could effectively lead the teams to complete all the design and construction phases.
Registered Architect, NCARB, AIA, WELL AP
Associate General Manager & Design Director
With over 17 years of project experience in Europe, China and Hong Kong, Hinki Kwong involved in number of high profile projects in Cultural, Educational, Residential and Mixed-use sector.
Hinki joined BENOY from 2014 to 2016 and ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS from 2006 to 2014 as Senior Architectural Designer and Lead Designer. He has worked on a broad range of projects including the Innovation Tower at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, W-Avenue, Stuart Weitzman Store at IFC Hong Kong, Guangzhou Opera House and a competition to design a sports center for the Guangzhou Asian Games, the NKPAC center for performance in Taiwan, and Glasgow Riverside Museum of Transport in UK. Prior to joining the ZHA, he worked for SUBdV and KOL/MAC Studio in New York as a project designer.
He completed a Masters in Architecture at the Pratt Institute, New York in 2006, winning the Sidney Katz Award for Design Excellence. Before this he studied Architecture Science at Ryerson University in Toronto, graduating in 2003.
Hinki has previously co-taught graduate level design studios and was a teaching assistant for both graduate and undergraduate design studios at Pratt Institute with SUBdv.
At 2021, Hinki has became the Chair Committee of Young Architect Group (YAG) for the American Institute of Architects (Hong Kong Chapter)
GAN CHEW-KEE (CK)
BA Architecture, BA Environmental Design
Design Director - Architecture
With over 20 years of experiences in Architectural, Interior, Masterplanning Design as well as Project Management in delivering some award winning design projects, CK has taken up the role as Business Development and Design Director at JATO. CK’s previous hands on role in Malaysia and China projects allowed him to acquire strong market sense with the understanding both culturally and market demands in order to handle both small and large scale projects across Asia.
CK graduated from University of Tasmania and has his previous architectural practiced at Benoy Limited, Hsin Yieh Architects, TJ Ong Architect and Global Architecture Studio.
As a mentor in the office, CK always inspired with his logical mind to geared towards analytics where creativity going parallel with practicality. Throughout his professional experience, he has been involved in different stages of architecture practice in Commercial Retail, Office Tower, Residential, Hotel, and Resort giving him the ability to take on project from inception through to completion.