Allen Chan

Founding Partner, B.L.A, M.Arch, MRAIC

Allen Chan


Allen Chan a co-founder of award-winning international design studio DesignAgency and has played a prominent role in the design, management, and execution of major projects around the globe.

Leading with a holistic approach, Allen merges design and technical expertise to create unique and integrated solutions for his projects. In collaboration with his clients, Allen develops strategic solutions through the “design thinking” process, ultimately redefining and strengthening the brand’s position and value. Allen highly values the relationship between brand messaging and designed environments, evident in his work with Momofuku, Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, Andaz, The Ritz-Carlton, SBE Group, YOTEL and more.

Allen is an Alumnus of the internationally renowned Graduate School of Architecture Preservation and Planning at Columbia University in New York City. He holds a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from the University of Toronto.