HKS Hospitality Group, the global architecture practice internationally recognised for its creative design and collaborative approach, announces the appointment of Chin Lim as Vice President. Previously of WATG, Chin brings his near-20 years’ experience creating award-winning hotels and resorts around the globe to HKS where he is specialising in hospitality design.
“Joining HKS, an industry leader in hospitality, is an exciting move,” says Chin. “I am so pleased to be a part of this talented and dynamic team and, with my strong sense of design, practicality and hospitality expertise, I look forward to creating outstanding new destinations across this beautiful world of ours. My approach is to discover and pinpoint the unique cultural and design needs of each individual project I work on; in this way, we are able to create truly stunning places that guests will enjoy for decades to come.”
Chin’s previous work includes Ritz-Carlton Tamuda Bay, Morocco; Hilton Albion Bay, Mauritius; Viceroy Quinta da Ombria, Portugal; Movenpick Abuja, Nigeria; a confidential five-star hotel in Morocco; and Raffles Cargills, Sri Lanka. Now, having joined HKS, he is contributing to high-profile projects such as Four Seasons Bodrum; a new wellness spa for the Leela Goa; and an additional hotel, retail walk, restaurant and sports centre at the Falkensteiner Hotel & Residences in Punta Skala, Croatia.