Meet the Team
Greenland Group is China’s premier residential property developer, founded in Shanghai in 1992 by Chairman and President Yuliang Zhang, with a commitment to “create better lives”. Greenland has extensive experience in delivering high-quality residential and mixed-use developments around the world. In 2012 the Group began its overseas expansion and now has projects in 80 towns and cities in China, and 13 cities overseas.
The Greenland Group is a Fortune Global 500 company, listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange. It currently has a £53 billion (GDV) global portfolio of property and other assets, and is building more than 82 million sq.m. of new commercial and residential projects worldwide.
HOK is a globally-acclaimed award-winning architecture practice with 2,000 staff in 25 locations. The firm’s origins are in mid-century America when three architects conceived a collaborative design practice to provide diversity in design, building type and geography.
Architects Larry Malcic and Christopher Colosimo were chosen to create Spire London because they have an impressive pedigree in designing landmark buildings. In London these include Barclays World Headquarters and Five Churchill Place in Canary Wharf. Elsewhere around the world HOK’s work includes the Central Bank of Kuwait Tower, the Capital Market Authority Tower in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), the LG Electronics Science Park and Research and Development Centre in Seoul (South Korea), the Yusha Square Towers in Haikou (China), and international airports in New Delhi, Riyadh and Doha. Visit: www.hok.com
Led by Founder and Creative Director Nicola Fontanella, Argent Design is an award-winning design studio creating some of the world’s most desirable, luxurious and high-quality homes for the past 20 years. It operates internationally from its headquarters in London and offices in Miami, with projects in the UK, Miami, New York, Monaco, St. Petersburg, Shanghai and Verbier.