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Hirsch Bedner Associates (HBA) is world-renowned as a leading hospitality design firm. They create signature looks for today's luxury brands and unveil the world's most anticipated hotels, resorts, spas, casinos, restaurants, cruise ships, independent contemporary boutique hotels and world-class residences.

Leading the hotel design industry since 1965, HBA is the birthplace of hospitality design. The firm remains finely attuned to the pulse of changing industry trends and design for today's most sophisticated, discerning individuals.

The company's international presence, depth of experience and detailed industry knowledge enables HBA to identify interior design trends at their source, predict new design innovations and influence design standards at a global level. HBA defines new standards in design and aims to add significant value by elevating and enhancing the brand experiences of their clients, owners and operators. From continent to continent, each HBA interior is the result of a unique and sensitive response to location, architecture, and client vision.

HBA has been honoured by Hospitality Design Awards, Best of Year Awards, Boutique Design's Gold Key Awards, AHEAD Awards, DNA Paris Design Awards, SBID International Design Awards, International Property Awards and International Design Awards, to name a few.

Fostering a Culture of Creativity & Passion

At HBA we foster highly creative, inclusive, inspiring and collaborative work environment for designers to develop their talent and career.

The firm's creative staff is comprised of exceptionally talented design professionals who have embraced HBA's philosophy of hospitality design - to create a unique sense of place - and who are committed to perform effectviely in order to provide clients with the ultimate in well-conceived, innovative design solutions.

The company employs world leading designers from all major design principles, yet hand selects designers suited to interpret a brief and masterfully deliver their client's vision.

In-house Specialists & Brand Partners

HBA's range of services surpasses that of interior design. Over the past six years, the firm has introduced several new design divisions, in-house specialists and brand partners to create a holistic solution to their client needs. These include studio hba, HBA Residential, HBA architecture, HBA graphics, SOCIAL F+B, HBA resort, HBA gaming, HBA Procurement, Light Directions, CANVAS Art Consultants, HBA Product and HBA DNA.

Shaping Emotion Through Design

Meet Our Leadership Members

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Chris Godfrey
CO-CEO
Based in HBA Singapore
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Ian Carr
CO-CEO
Based in HBA Singapore
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Jacques Coetzee
Partner
Based in HBA Atlanta
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Andrew Moore
President and Partner
Based in HBA Dubai
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Leo Ying Li
Partner of HBA China
Based in HBA Shanghai
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Connie Puar
Partner
HBA Singapore
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Paula O'callaghan
Partner
HBA Singapore
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Rahul Shankhwalker
Partner
HBA Singapore, Mumbai, Delhi
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Carlos Francisco
Partner
HBA Los Angeles
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Kathleen Dauber
Partner
HBA Los Angeles
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Richard Tennill
Partner
HBA Los Angeles
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Meghann Day
President The Americas and Partner
HBA San Francisco
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Miguel Baeza
Partner
HBA San Francisco
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Sandra Cortner
Partner
HBA Atlanta
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Sayeli Uysal Ayaydin
Partner
HBA Istanbul
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Norman Agleron
Partner
HBA Manila
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Mathew Lui
Partner
HBA Hong Kong
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See Ping Wang
Partner
HBA Shanghai
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Liki Xu
Partner & Vice President of Development
HBA China
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