|Limited liability company|
Number of locations
|London, Hong Kong, Beijing, Chengdu, Ho Chi Minh City, Macau, Shanghai, Singapore, Los Angeles, Seattle, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, New Delhi|
|Chairman - Keith Griffiths
Global Board -
Ken Yip Kai Wai
Tony Kong Siong Ang
Andy Zi Xin Wen
|Services||Architecture, Graphics, Interior Design, Landscape and Urban Design & Masterplanning|
Number of employees
Aedas (//, from Latin aedificare, "to build") is one of the five largest international architectural firms. The practice provides architecture, interior design, landscape design, urban design and masterplanning, and graphics design services across mixed-use, office, retail, residential, hotel, infrastructure, education, civic and culture, and urban planning.
Aedas was established in 2002 and has grown from 550 employees in 2002 to over 1,000 in 2008 when it became one of the world’s five largest architectural practices, a position which it continues to hold in 2014.
In 2014, Aedas employs 1,400 staff at 13 offices in eight countries, focusing on high-density developments in major world cities.
In the beginning of 2015, Aedas acquired UK practice RHWL and Arts Team.
The holding company Aedas International owns a controlling interest in all Aedas national offices, and is overseen by a global board of directors including Keith Griffiths (chairman), Andrew Bromberg, Ken Yip Kai Wai, Frank McGoldrick, Maxell Connop, Kevin Jose, Tony Kong Siong Ang, Andy Zi Xin Wen, and Peter Shaw. They are responsible for setting and managing Aedas international standards, activities and design. Each Aedas national office also has local owners/directors. Aedas has completed more than 100 projects totalling over 100 million square feet of space around the world.
- China Construction Bank Headquarters, Hong Kong 
- DAMAC Heights, Dubai, UAE 
- Dubai Metro, Dubai, UAE
- Express Rail Link West Kowloon Terminus, Hong Kong
- Fortune Centre, Xiamen, China 
- Gramercy, Hong Kong 
- Greenland East Village CBED Plots, Chengdu, China 
- Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport Phase 2, Hangzhou, China 
- Hotel Indigo Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong 
- Infectious Disease Research Institute, Seattle, USA 
- Linkong 16-1, Novotel Hotel, Shanghai, China 
- R&F Centre, Guangzhou, China 
- Residential Development at RBL 1165 Repulse Bay Road, Hong Kong 
- Mandarin Oriental, Chengdu, China 
- Mongkok Residence, Hong Kong 
- MRT Marina Bay Station, Singapore 
- MTRC Sunny Bay Station, Hong Kong
- MTRC West Rail Nam Cheong and Mei Foo Stations, Hong Kong
- Nanfung Commercial, Hospitality and Exhibition Complex, Guangzhou, China 
- Olympia 66, Dalian, China 
- One AIA Financial Center, Foshan, China 
- Pentominium, Dubai Marina, UAE 
- Mallory Street/Burrows Street Revitalisation Project, Wan Chai, Hong Kong 
- Sandcrawler (CX2-1), Singapore 
- Sentosa Boardwalk, Singapore 
- Star Performing Arts Centre, Singapore 
- Sinar Mas Land Headquarters, Jakarta, Indonesia 
- Starlight Place, Chongqing, China 
- THR350, Hong Kong 
- Ubora Towers, Dubai, UAE 
- Xihongmen Mixed-use Development, Da Xing District, Beijing, China 
- Xunliao Resort Community Phase 1, Huizhou, China
The practice was winner of the Architects' Journal International Practice of the Year 2010. Aedas projects which have won the most international design awards are Sandcrawler, regional headquarters for Lucasfilm Singapore, Best New Global Design at the International Architecture Awards 2011 for The Chicago Athenaeum; Express Rail Link West Kowloon Terminus in Hong Kong, Best Futura Mega Project at MIPIM Awards 2012; Mixed-Use Development in Xihongmen, Da Xing District, in Beijing, China, Best International Mixed-use Architecture at International Property Awards 2013; The Star in Singapore - Best Global Project, Retail, Mixed-use Development at ENR Global Best Projects Awards 2014; and Mallory Street / Burrows Street Revitalisation Project, Wan Chai, Hong Kong - Medal of the Year of Hong Kong at the Hong Kong Institute of Architects Annual Awards 2013.
As of 2014, Aedas has 13 global offices in eight countries.
Hong Kong – The largest office of Aedas, which employs 750 staff and oversees all of Aedas’ global activities.
Europe - Aedas has a London office at 65 Chandos Place, in the city’s West Ends. The office is overseen by four key players of Aedas: Keith Griffiths, Chairman of Aedas; Andrew Bromberg, Director of Design and Aedas’ signature designer; Ken Wai, Design Director for China; and Max Connop, Director. In the beginning of 2015, Aedas acquired UK practice RHWL and Arts Team, one of the leading designers of arts and cultural facilities in Europe.
China - In China, Aedas has offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu and Macau.
Southeast and North Asia - Aedas has offices in Singapore, New Delhi and Ho Chi Minh City.
The Middle East - In early 2005 Aedas set up in Dubai  and has since reaped enormous results in the Middle East with striking designs. Later it also established an office in Abu Dhabi. The acquisition of RHWL in early 2015 also brought the Doha office in Qatar under the Aedas name.
United States - Aedas has two offices in North America in Los Angeles and Seattle.
Other Business Services
- Interior Design –Aedas Interiors designs for the hospitality, residential, corporate office, retail and lifestyle and leisure markets. It has over 190 interior designers and has offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Macau, Singapore, Dubai and London. It also provides graphics design services.
- Landscape Design –Aedas established its landscape group in 2006.
- Urban Design and Masterplanning –In 2007 Aedas set up its urban design group.
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