1,600 people in 24 cities living 4 values for 1 goal:
To use design to help our clients succeed.

We create exceptional environments that meet our clients' most complex design challenges.

We inspire people through our work by expressing timeless cultural, organizational and personal values.

We connect people and place with ideas that come from many minds and imaginations.

We care about serving our clients, enriching lives, improving communities and protecting our natural environment through design.

We are a global architecture, design, engineering and planning firm.

60+ Years of Design + Innovation
Regional Leaders

Paul Collins RIBA, HKIA, LEED® GA

Managing Director
HOK Board + Management Board Member
Asia Pacific

+852 3197 6116

Paul Collins

Paul Collins, RIBA, HKIA, LEED GA, is responsible for the strategic direction and overall performance of HOK’s Asia Pacific practice. He is a member of HOK’s board and the firm-wide management board.

Paul, who joined HOK in 2003, leads multinational planning and design teams linked across offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing.

As a registered architect in Hong Kong and the UK and a long-time resident of China, Paul brings a deep cultural understanding of practicing architecture and maintaining business relationships in the East and West.

What are your responsibilities as managing director?

“I ensure the overall quality of our design services, technology and project management. I work closely with our Asia Pacific client teams and HOK’s architects, urban designers, landscape architects and interior designers to create distinctive architecture and great projects that exceed our clients’ expectations.”


In Conversation With Paul Collins | Indesign Live Hong Kong

Paul Collins Is New Managing Director in Asia Pacific | HOK News

Poor Managers are Dragging Employees Down | Classified Post


University of Kingston Upon Thames, UK
Bachelor of Architecture (Hons)

University of Westminster, UK
Diploma in Architecture