People

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Darrin Woo

Co-founder and Executive Director

Darrin has over 10 years of real estate investment and management experience, particularly in portfolio investments, strategic planning, strategy execution, acquisition and disposal and investor relations.

Prior to co-founding Blake’s, Darrin worked at WHF Group, his family’s investment group that invests in a diversified range of asset classes. He covered the group’s real estate investments in China and North America, and took part in acquisition, leasing and disposition of a number of commercial and industrial properties.

Darrin holds a Bachelor of Science in Town & Country Planning from University College London and a Master of Science in Real Estate from the University of Hong Kong.

Contact:
darrin.woo@blakes.hk
+852 2543 2863

 

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Alan Lo

Co-founder and Executive Director

Alan has many years of hospitality project experience, having worked for project management and development teams at a number of international hotel groups.  Prior to co-founding Blake’s, Alan worked at Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, and participated in new hotel development and existing hotel renovation projects in China and across Asia, including Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Wenzhou, Fuzhou, Chiang Mai and Maldives.

Alan is active in promoting design and creativity, holding a number of government and non-government posts including Hong Kong Ambassadors of Design, Hong Kong International Art Fair, Tourism Strategy Group, Business Facilitation Advisory Committee and Hong Kong Arts Development Council.

Alan is also co-founder of Press Room Group, a Hong Kong-based restaurant operator behind Classified, The Pawn, The Press Room and The Principal.

Alan holds an AB in Architecture from Princeton University.

Contact:
Alan.lo@blakes.hk
+852 2543 2813

 

KC chan

KC has over 15 years of project management experience.  He is responsible for the project management of TwoTwoSix, 208 Duecento Otto and Whitecube Gallery.  Prior to Blake’s, KC was Project Manager at Hong Kong & Shanghai based JIA Boutique Hotels.  Prior to that, he was project manager at AFSO, a well-known design studio led by Andre Fu behind projects including the Upper House Hotel in Hong Kong and the Fullerton Bay Hotel in Singapore.

KC holds a Master of Science in Project Management from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.