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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
  • Arvic Alvarez
    Graphics
  • Julia Ang
    Design
  • Antonio Bertillo
    2D Production
  • JJ Caguinguin
    Design Intern
  • Dyem Carreon
    Graphics
  • Dea Cepeda
    2D Production
  • Ken Chan
    FORM — Project Manager


  • Calvin Chiu
    FORM — Assistant Project Manager
  • Leo Chiu
    FORM — Site Supervisor
  • Carman Choi
    Design

  • Tom Porat Cohen
    Design
  • Enoch Ibomo-Ezo
    Design Intern
  • Sherina Jhunjhnuwala
    Design
  • Kim Jimenez
    Team Leader

  • Hadrian Lam
    Design
  • Cheryl Lau
    FORM — Director
  • Jamie Ji Min Lee
    Design
  • Vivian Lee
    FORM — Administrative Assistant
  • Ken Logro
    Graphics
  • Gener Macalinao
    2D Production
  • Valentina Meloni
    Design
  • Jonathan Mok
    Design Intern
  • Raymond Ng
    FORM — Site Supervisor
  • Annel Ramones
    Graphics
  • Maidy Santos
    Design  
  • Sombo Sisay
    Design
  • Bryan Sumera
    3D Production
  • Francis Tadeo
    Graphics
  • Megan Tawile
    Design
  • Darla Tenorio
    3D Production
  • Ivy Wong
    Operations


STATS     32 People    7 Nationalities  (Hong Kong, Philippines, USA, Italy, Israel, South Korea, Nigeria)      STATS      32 People    7 Nationalities  (Hong Kong, Philippines, USA, Italy, Israel, South Korea, Nigeria)   




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
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Kowloon, Hong Kong

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



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