In the two decades since Ed Ng and Terence Ngan founded AB Concept in Hong Kong, the duo has built their practice into an international luxury design powerhouse.
Renowned for their sensual, multi-layered style, architectural use of space and meticulous detailing, Ed and Terence draw on a wide range of cultural influences to create exceptional, narrative driven interiors for some of the most beautiful hotels, restaurants clubs and private homes in the world.
The studio has built a reputation in the luxury hospitality and residence, unique dining destinations and commercial sectors, working with leading hotel operators including Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Rosewood Hotels, Mandarin Oriental and W Hotels as well as select restaurateurs and prestigious residence from Hong Kong’s iconic landmarks to the sought after coastline of Cote d’Azur. All projects have an enduring quality and demonstrate fluency between aesthetic vernaculars of east and west.
The firm employs over 100 staff in its offices in Hong Kong, Bangkok and Taipei.
A graduate of Hong Kong Polytechnic University, with over 25 years experience in luxury hospitality, residential and commercial interior design, Ed has led AB Concept to become one of the world’s leading design studios.
Ed is an active participant in numerous international design forums and, as Vice President of the APHDA at Tsinghua University, a passionate advocate for developing and supporting design talent in China. Ed is a regular blogger for HotelsMag.com
A graduate of the University of Toronto, Terence is the lead architect at AB Concept and has been instrumental in defining studio’s sleek nuanced style. His work is characterised by a timeless simplicity and sophistication revealing a clear-minded, rigorous approach and an innate ability to manipulate space.
Hospitality Design magazine included Terence in its 2010 ‘Wave of the Future’ list of the industry’s most innovative and exciting designers.