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Norman Ung
Co-Founding Partner



Norman plays a significant role in shaping DEFT’s creative vision and contributes to all areas of design with his meticulous and honest approach. Norman received both his Bachelor of Architectural Studies and Master of Architecture at The University of Hong Kong and is an Associate Member of AIA and Graduate Member of HKIA. Norman is also a co-founding partner of DEFT Community, the non-profit arm of DEFT.

Norman has a passion for building great working relationships with colleagues and clients and a drive to improve efficiency and profitability of projects whilst supporting the creative processes of the studio.


Peter Colin Lampard
Co-Founding Partner



Originally from the United States, Peter received his Bachelor of Environmental Design from Texas A&M University and his Master of Architecture at the University of Hong Kong, where he is now a Lecturer on the topic of Vernacular Architecture of Asia.

At DEFT, Peter champions the strategic direction of the studio’s output, working with both the internal team and directly with clients on a number of projects, large and small, at home and abroad. Peter is also a co-founding partner of DEFT Community, the non-profit arm of DEFT.


  • Richard Akot
    2D Production
  • Julia Ang
    Design  
  • Antonio Bertillo
    2D Production
  • John Joseph Caguinguin
    Design
  • Dea Cepeda
    2D Production
  • Ken Chan
    FORM
  • Carman Choi
    Design
  • Lawrence Cheng (FORM)
    Assistant Project Manager
  • Leo Chui (FORM)
    Assistant Project Manager
  • Alberto Cinco Jr.
    Graphics
  • Tom Porat Cohen
    Design

  • Sherina Jhunjhnuwala
    Design
  • Kim Jimenez
    Team Leader
  • Zero Lai
    Photography
  • Hadrian Lam
    Design

  • Cheryl Lau
    FORM
  • Vivian Lee
    FORM
  • Gener Macalinao
    2D Production
  • Valentina Meloni
    Design
  • Jonathan Mok
    Design Intern
  • Raymond Ng
    FORM
  • Annel Ramones
    Graphics
  • Maidy Santos
    Design
  • Sombo Sisay
    Design
  • Bryan Sumera
    3D Production
  • Megan Tawile
    Design 
  • Darla Tenorio
    3D Production
  • Douglas Tsui
    Design Intern
  • Ivy Wong
    Operations
  • Henry Yim (FORM)
    Project Manager


STATS     29 People     7 Nationalities  (Hong Kong, Philippines, USA, New Zealand, Italy, Israel)    18–58 Age range    STATS     29 People     7 Nationalities  (Hong Kong, Philippines, USA, New Zealand, Italy, Israel)    18–58 Age range   




deft (dĕft)
1. (adj.) nimble; skillful; clever; showing art or skill in performing or doing
2. (n.) a Hong Kong-based interdisciplinary design studio.

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Hong Kong
1st Floor, Arran Tower, 7 Arran Street
Kowloon, Hong Kong

Manila
Room 30-103
WeWork RCBC Plaza
Makati, Manila, Philippines



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