Stephen Ho Poh Eng
Practice Management Lead
Architecture is the creation of inspiring built forms, and designing of interesting spaces in context to enrich human experiences. Good architecture design add values to the project, skillful integration, collaboration and attention to details ensuing the success of the project.
As the project director of Aki Media, Stephen expertise focus on the operations and practice management of the studio. His passion in technical design with the wide range of professional experience have leverage the studio in creating a profound understanding of the nature of each unique project with creative management and strategic thinking.
Stephen embraces a collaborative design and technical approach by directing the Aki Media team from detail design phase, liasing with industry, procurement, managing and coordination during the construction stage to completion of the project lifecycle. His strong belief of the delivering each project with authenticity and practicality through form of design have successfully guided the team in meeting the parameters of the clients brief and budget.
With an extensive experience of 30 years, Stephen has contributed his expertise to numerous Aki Media projects ranging in complexity, scale and sector, from residential, commercial, education, hospitality, civic and industrial projects. This vast experience has enabled Stephen to implemented practice management value and creative solution in the field of Urban planning, Architecture and Interior design practice including several award-winning and key projects.
As a RIBA qualified and ARB registered Architect in UK since 1993, Stephen have spent his early work portfolio in UK based architectural firms, William Gower and Partners, and Harrison + Pitts where he gained his early exposure in residential, health and age care, mixed use, workplace and retail as well as participated in winning the multi-millions pounds Bradford Mixed used Redevelopment project, UK.