Mr. Steve Leung, BBS
Steve Leung Design Group
Born in Hong Kong, Mr Steve Leung is an internationally renowned architect, interior and product designer with over 40 years of design experience. Taking inspirations from Asian culture and arts, his works are famous for their unique contemporary style. Mr Steve Leung restructured his business and founded Steve Leung Architects Ltd. (SLA) and Steve Leung Designers Ltd.(SLD) in 1997, and officially entered the Mainland market in 2000. In 2018, Steve Leung Design Group Ltd. listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (SEHK: 2262), being Hong Kong’s first listed company providing pure design services.
The Group’s dual headquarters are located in Hong Kong and Shanghai, with branch offices in Beijing and Guangzhou. With 500 devoted designers and professionals, it is one of the largest interior design practices in Asia. Its top-notch designs are delivered in over 130 cities, and they have been credited with over 250 international design and corporate awards. Mr Leung was honoured as The Andrew Martin International Interior Designer of the Year Award 2015, the “Oscars of the Interior Design”. Since 2016, the Group is recognized as the No.1 Interior Design Firm in “Residential Category” for four times, by Top 100 Giants Research issued by the Interior Design magazine of the United States.
Mr Leung has been actively participating in design-related public roles in Hong Kong, Mainland China, and internationally in recent years. He was the first Chinese President of the International Federation of Interior Architects / Designers (IFI) from 2017 to 2020; the Executive Director of Design Committee of China National Interior Decoration Association (CIDA); the Founding Committee of C Foundation; and the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Hong Kong Design Centre, etc. He has been invited on various occasions to be the judge of the world’s authoritative design awards, including Asia Pacific Interior Design Awards, iF Design Award China, Red Dot Design Award, China Property Awards, iF Communication Design Award, etc. He hopes to use his profession, experience and network to give back to the industry and society, as well as pay efforts to cultivate young designers. In 2022, he has been awarded the Bronze Bauhinia Star (BBS) by the Government of HKSAR in recognition of his notable contributions to educating young architects and designers, and fostering sustainable development in both Hong Kong and the Mainland.