Soo K. Chan is a practising architect based in Singapore and New York. He is the founding principal and design director of SCDA, a multi-disciplinary firm engaging in Architecture, Interior, Landscape, Lighting and Product design.
Mr. Chan is the recipient of several international design awards including three American Institute of Architects Design Awards, two Royal Institute of British Architects Design Awards and nine Chicago Athenaeum International Architecture Awards. Mr. Chan was the inaugural recipient of the Singapore President’s Design Award.
A graduate from Yale University, Mr. Chan has lectured and taught in several international universities and is currently a professor of Architecture at the National University of Singapore. SCDA’s portfolio ranges from master planning, resorts and hotels, mix-use developments and high-rise luxury residences, spanning Asia/Oceania, Africa, Europe and America. SCDA has employees from diverse countries with offices in Singapore, Shanghai and New York. In addition to architecture practice, Mr. Chan has been involved in designing, developing and managing his own hospitality brand Soori, which included projects in Bali, New York and Wyoming, and Niseko, currently under development.