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enCity được thành lập bởi một đội ngũ chuyên gia đa ngành gồm những nhà quy hoạch, thiết kế, kỹ sư và kinh tế học giàu kinh nghiệm, với phương pháp tiếp cận vượt khỏi khuôn khổ của những bản vẽ trên giấy và những suy nghĩ lối mòn để tìm kiếm các giải pháp sáng tạo nhằm giải quyết các thách thức của từng dự án theo đặc thù tại từng địa phương. Chúng tôi muốn tạo nên những thành phố thịnh vượng và những cộng đồng đáng sống, và hơn thế nữa, chúng tôi muốn góp phần định hình tương lai của đô thị Châu Á.

Dzung Do Nguyen

MCRP, LEED AP

Senior Principal, Planning + Urban Design
Co-Founder + CEO

Dzung Do Nguyen

MCRP, LEED AP

Senior Principal, Planning + Urban Design
Co-Founder + CEO

Dzung is an international expert in urban development with 15 years of experience in plan-making and implementation in fast-growing regions and cities in Asia. Dzung has led multi-disciplinary teams, engaged decision-makers in the real estate sector and government agencies. He has explored new frontiers in urban innovation with the aim of providing market-responsive, context-sensitive and implementation-ready urban solutions.

His works focuses on strategic city development, smart city planning, water-sensitive urban design, and new town development. Many of his completed projects have received awards from the International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP) and American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP). Aside from leading enCity, Dzung is also a lecturer in the Master of Urban Planning programme at the National University of Singapore.

Prof. Heng Chye Kiang

PhD

Senior Advisor

Prof. Heng Chye Kiang

PhD

Senior Advisor

Professor Heng Chye Kiang is one of the world’s most respected experts in Asian urbanism. He has led award-winning master plans for major urban developments in Asia such as Hulhumalé in Maldives, Binh Duong New City in Vietnam, and Suzhou Industrial Park in China.

He is currently a member of Dubai’s Future Cities Council, advising the emirate government on the Dubai 2040 Urban Master Plan. He used to serve as a board member in various Singapore government agencies in charge of national development, including Jurong Town Council (JTC) and Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA).

Professor Heng teaches, researches and publishes in the field of urban history, sustainable urban design and planning. He is also the Provost’s Professor at the School of Design and Environment (SDE), National University of Singapore, where he was the former Dean.

Phi Ho

PhD

Senior Principal, Strategic Planning + Research
Managing Director

Phi Ho

PhD

Senior Principal, Strategic Planning + Research
Managing Director

A planning and socio-hydrological expert who effects changes by bringing humanity into engineering. A systematical and methodological thinker, seeing structure in elements, process in phenomenon and community in people. Leads water resources management and Climate Change adaptation in enCity with four decades of experience in research, modelling, field experimenting and policy making. Used to manage an online photography club with over 40,000 active members. Love adventures to explore new landscapes, new cultures, and new cuisines.

Trang Vuong

MUP, MA UEP

Principal, Strategic Planning
Managing Director

Trang Vuong

MUP, MA UEP

Principal, Strategic Planning
Managing Director

Being the Managing Director, Trang Vuong is fully responsible for the operation and development of enCity offices. 

With the expertise of an urban management expert, she has co-set up enCity offices with the passion to create positive catalysts in the field as well as the ambition to deliver world-class quality, professional, responsible consultancy for investors, governments and local people. She works directly with clients, partners, and team members and builds successful partnerships. 

Prior to enCity, Trang worked in the USA and completed her second master’s program at the Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning, Tufts University under Fulbright fellowship. Besides, she’s an experienced lecturer at Hanoi Architecture University and an active member of Viet Nam Urban Planning and Development Association. 

Doni Iskandar

M.Arch

Principal, Urban Design + Architecture
Project Coordinator
Bandung Office Manager (Indonesia)

Doni Iskandar

M.Arch

Principal, Urban Design + Architecture
Project Coordinator
Bandung Office Manager (Indonesia)

Doni is a passionate architecture and urban design leader with a track record of landmark projects in many different countries around the world, such as Indonesia, China, Singapore and India. From his practice of more than 15 years, Doni’s design motto is to understand a project’s locality, highlight its existing context and foster a sense of belonging.

Hai Pham

M.Sc

Principal, Infrastructure + Planning
Manager, Master Planning + Design

Hai Pham

M.Sc

Principal, Infrastructure + Planning
Manager, Master Planning + Design

An excellent infrastructure expert with 10 years of experience. Hai has worked for a wide range of projects throughout Vietnam from the planning stage to the construction stage and has collaborated with various consultancy companies overseas. His planning & design projects range from 30 – 500 ha, master planning up to 22,000 ha in scale.  At enCity, Hai manages the planning and design department in the Vietnam offices with a team of experts in planning, urban design, architecture and transport planning.

 

Pablo Acebillo

M.Sc

Senior Associate, Planning + Transport
Manager, Master Planning + Design

Pablo Acebillo

M.Sc

Senior Associate, Planning + Transport
Manager, Master Planning + Design

Pablo is a Senior Urban Planner at enCity, an expert on both Planning and Transport. Ha has valuable experiences in urban projects across continents, specifically in Switzerland, Russia, UAE and Singapore. With a strong research and infrastructure studies background, Pablo specializes in the integration of design, land use planning and urban systems.

“I was coming from an architecture background, where city considerations were not so much considered. Then, one year of living in Los Angeles changed the way I thought about the built environment: the long commutes, traffic jams and non-existent public transport use. I started thinking about how we could tackle those issues through smarter transport planning, and that was the moment I switched my career into more infrastructure & planning led discipline, then found myself passionate about the role of infrastructure systems shaping cities and communities.”

 

Doan Nguyen

PHD, M.PA

Consultant, Economics + Policy

Doan Nguyen

PHD, M.PA

Consultant, Economics + Policy

Doan is a principal in planning and economics, leading in strategic planning/advisory, land use planning and economic research at enCity. With the knowledge of market forces and experience in land use planning in market economies and Vietnam, Doan can collaborate with stakeholders of development across disciplines and sectors to help achieve their goals and objectives. He can also contribute to projects that require advanced skills and knowledge in economics and spatial analysis. An expert in humanising economic and statistical data points to changes within the urban fabric. Driver of growth and innovation.  Insatiable curiosity for how the world, the city and humans operate. 

An Nguyen

M.Sc

Senior Associate, Transport Planning
Project Coordinator

An Nguyen

M.Sc

Senior Associate, Transport Planning
Project Coordinator

A Senior Associate in Transport Planning with over 10 years of experience in urban public transport development and traffic engineering projects. He has consulted for diverse clients including international donors (i.e. WRI, World Bank, ADB, JICA), government agencies and private developers in various projects in Vietnam and other South East Asia cities. At enCity, An participates in projects ranging from urban transport/public transport master plans and policies, urban railway development, bus performance improvement, traffic improvement for strategic transport corridors, transport strategy and traffic provision for mixed-use development projects. “Joining enCity is my great opportunity to work with multidisciplinary experts in seeking feasible solutions to address challenges on urban mobility, creating liveable cities and shaping a better world towards sustainable development.”

Giang Dinh

MIWM

Senior Associate, Water Resources Management

Giang Dinh

MIWM

Senior Associate, Water Resources Management

“The development history of human civilizations is associated with the existence of great rivers, such as the Nile in northeastern Africa and the Ganges in India. Needless to say, we all know the achievements in the management of water resources greatly contributed to the development process of human history. Today, the increasingly severe impacts of climate change pose global challenges in seeking comprehensive and sustainable solutions to water resources management. Taking into account and assessing issues under multiple perspectives is increasingly proving to be an effective approach in creating sustainable and climate-resilient outcomes. As a senior associate in water resources management, I have the opportunity to pursue this approach with collaboration and support from leading experts in various fields at enCity.”

Duong Vuong

M.Arch

Senior Associate, Planning + Urban Design
Project Coordinator

Duong Vuong

M.Arch

Senior Associate, Planning + Urban Design
Project Coordinator

Duong is an architect and urban designer who believes small interventions can lead to big impacts on society, and she studies the correlation between user’s habits and the success of public space. At enCity, Duong coordinates planning projects related to urban design, integrated landscape, eco township, and place-making.

Heather Banerd

M.Sc

Senior Associate, Integrated Design + Sustainability
Project Coordinator

Heather Banerd

M.Sc

Senior Associate, Integrated Design + Sustainability
Project Coordinator

As a sustainable designer, Heather brings an integrated, holistic approach to developing enduring solutions for complex urban contexts. With a background in architecture and landscape design and an affinity for creating meaningful, people-centric urban spaces, she strives to highlight the unique qualities of each project through context-specific design solutions, restore natural landscapes and develop intelligent, forward-thinking urban and natural systems, aspiring through each project to bring the world a step closer to a sustainable and self-sufficient future.

Hoa Nguyen

B.A

Senior Associate, Policy + Planning
Learning + Talent Development Coordinator
Singapore Office Manager

Hoa Nguyen

B.A

Senior Associate, Policy + Planning
Learning + Talent Development Coordinator
Singapore Office Manager

Hoa is an Urban Planner and Researcher with a particular interest in community engagement, participatory planning, and citizen empowerment. Hoa’s experience spans a variety of fields, from research to strategy consulting to community and urban design. Hoa has led countless interviews, focus groups, workshops, and engagement activities with a range of stakeholders, from older adults, students, to community groups, nonprofits, businesses.
“I adores cities for their details – for the parklets that take over parking spaces, the street art painted by the community, the local store that feeds its neighbours and keeps an eye on their children, the secret hangouts that only locals know. My humble wish is to be an instrument for others to realise homes and communities in the spaces they live in.”
Linh Trinh

B.A.(Hons)

Senior Associate, Planning + Policy
Project Coordinator
Ho Chi Minh City Office Manager

Linh Trinh

B.A.(Hons)

Senior Associate, Planning + Policy
Project Coordinator
Ho Chi Minh City Office Manager

Be a planner to help make people’s lives better while satisfying her curiosity about the world. Find meaning in working with communities, government agencies, businesses, and experts to build a place of quality, equity, and opportunities for people. Appreciates thoughtfulness and imagination. Loves philosophy, psychology, and banters.

Minh Nguyen

M.Sc

Senior Associate, Water Resources, Environment + GIS

Minh Nguyen

M.Sc

Senior Associate, Water Resources, Environment + GIS

Minh Nguyen is an expert who has many years of experience on researching water resources and GIS; managing the water environment and modeling hydrometeorology. He takes part in researching and proposing on water resources and remote sensing, GIS for big projects in Vietnam and international projects. He provides scientific dimension for strong evidence-based planning via computer simulation tools and GIS & remote sensing.

 

Nghia Nguyen

C.Eng, B.Econ

Senior Associate, Policy + Planning

Nghia Nguyen

C.Eng, B.Econ

Senior Associate, Policy + Planning

An expert in planning and construction fields on urban transportation, piling foundation, wastewater treatment plant, high storey building, industrial plants, industrial parks, and infrastructure. Nghia has many years of experience in project management in Treatment of ground stabilization, platform, design and construction the wastewater treatment plants for industrial parks in Vietnam; participate in infrastructure construction for industrial parks consist of roads, sewers, wastewater treatment, sign board, landscape; participate in formulating a master plan of urban drainage and sewerage system for whole Ho Chi Minh City, based on it, one area was selected to study the feasibility for development.

Ngoc Dang

B.Sc

Senior Associate, Partnerships
Manager, Marketing + Communication
Hanoi Office Manager

Ngoc Dang

B.Sc

Senior Associate, Partnerships
Manager, Marketing + Communication
Hanoi Office Manager

With the expertise of a marketing and branding expert, she directs the marketing strategy as well as executes plans and projects on all marketing platform (online and offline). She works with other departments to organize events, webinars and thought leadership activities to promote enCity core values and mission -vision. 

“I have a passion for using innovative ideas to create branding content and marketing products. Here at enCity, I can be a reader, learner and storyteller to deliver innovative messages of enCity’s impactful projects.”

Quan Tran

B.F

Senior Associate, Partnerships
Manager, Business Development

Quan Tran

B.F

Senior Associate, Partnerships
Manager, Business Development

Build better communities through building long lasting partnerships with leaders in public and private sectors. Takes great pride in helping others and passionate about solving investment problems. Have set foot in all regions of Vietnam, travelled as far as Cuba and as high as Tibet.

Chi Nguyen

B.A

Associate, Graphic Design

Chi Nguyen

B.A

Associate, Graphic Design

Chi has 8 years of experience in Designing, her life passion. Profoundly gifted with the ability to deliver artistic and high-quality designs, Chi enjoys enCity’s face-paced production environment, visual language creativity, and modern branding guidelines and concepts.

“I have been in the graphic design field for 8 years. I was 17 when I fell in love with graphic design and this relationship still continues. My first design was a wall painting for a friend of mine, I thought how beautiful it was, I couldn’t believe that my hands made something like that. Since then, my life changed, I try to make the modern, creative and timeless designs to make life more beautiful and cheerful.”

Elizelle David

M.UD

Associate, Planning + Urban Design

Elizelle David

M.UD

Associate, Planning + Urban Design

Eli is an associate for planning and urban design, with a background in architecture. Her key skills include planning for townships, designing the public realm, and analyzing geospatial data. Her projects range is diverse from master planning and design, industrial township, to innovation district planning. She plans and designs to create inclusive environments that uplift communities and celebrate nature. A coffee lover with a passion for the arts.

Giang Tran

M.Arch

Associate, Urban Design + Landscape Architecture
Project Coordinator

Giang Tran

M.Arch

Associate, Urban Design + Landscape Architecture
Project Coordinator

Grateful for growing up in cities, getting to learn about them, and practicing as a designer. Happy to share and join with people who ever dream of and work hard for quality public spaces. She believes in problem-solving mindset, simplicity and education, as she puts heart into her journey for landscape and urban design.

Ha Vu

B.Sc

Chief Accountant

Ha Vu

B.Sc

Chief Accountant

Ha has 20 years of experience working on finance, accounting and has more than 10 years to be a chief accountant and tax consultant in commercial field, construction, and services.

Hai Cao

M.Sc

Associate, Water Resources, Environment + GIS
Project Director, Strategic Planning

Hai Cao

M.Sc

Associate, Water Resources, Environment + GIS
Project Director, Strategic Planning

Hai has an in-depth knowledge of technology and technical water resources. With the passion in data science, Hai desires to create sustainable development products and solutions using Green Tech, friendly with the environment and resistant to climate change. A water resources engineer with keen eyes on changes of the world, and a believer of the power of data to unveil the truth behind every story. Also, a life-long fan of Arsenal FC.

Hong Do

B.Sc

Associate, Partnerships

Hong Do

B.Sc

Associate, Partnerships

“I believed that economic development could enhance the quality of life, so I chose to study Economics. When joining enCity, I found out that urban development could also create livable cities and thriving communities as well, providing that the initial urban plan should go the right way. It’s great to work with and support multi-disciplinary and talented urban planners and designers of enCity.”

Linh Dang

B.A

Associate, Business Operations
Contract Management Coordinator

Linh Dang

B.A

Associate, Business Operations
Contract Management Coordinator

Being with enCity from the first days, Linh Dang is a strong believer in the power of healthy work environments to promote positive thinking. She enjoys travelling with friends and family, as well as connecting team members with creative event ideas.

Hoang-Minh Nguyen

M.Sc

Associate, Economics + Policy

Hoang-Minh Nguyen

M.Sc

Associate, Economics + Policy

Hoang-Minh is fully responsible for extensive research and analytical reports on macroeconomics and strategic planning at enCity.  “Working at enCity helped me discover how urban planning works, and how crucial it is in connecting different aspects of life and fostering economic and societal development. I feel driven to utilize my training in economics and financial management, together with my “A-team” colleagues, to create more liveable and sustainable living spaces in the country I was born and raised. In my spare time, I enjoy reading, playing music or doing some hiking/trekking.”  

Kimberly Lum

MUP

Associate, Policy + Planning

Kimberly Lum

MUP

Associate, Policy + Planning

“As the world continues to urbanize, cities increasingly shape human experience through form and function. With my background in urban planning and human geography, I believe in context-sensitive planning and designing spaces for high-quality lived experiences. I wish to be a driving force in creating livable, equitable, and sustainable cities where people from all walks of life can thrive.” 

Quynh Nguyen

M.Arch

Associate, Urban Design + Architecture
Project Coordinator

Quynh Nguyen

M.Arch

Associate, Urban Design + Architecture
Project Coordinator

Quynh is passionate about architecture and wants to improve the quality of the city, bringing more civilized living space to people: “I have dreamed of being an architect since the age of 16. I grew up with it and always strive constantly in my career. My most memorable experience in life was the time I studied abroad, it allowed me to live, to experience European education and culture to accrete my passion for architecture, urban studies. I aspire to improve the quality of the cities and bring more civilized living space to everyone.”

Tien Nguyen

MBA

Associate, GIS

Tien Nguyen

MBA

Associate, GIS

Tien has an educational background in Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental Technology & Management at Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, and MBA-MCI Master in Consulting Management, Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Applied Science and Arts Northwestern Switzerland.

“My target becomes to be a professional geospatial consultant. Bringing this technology closer to social life, and I begin with urban planning. Creating the twin digital world is my dream.”

Tien Pham

M.Arch

Associate, Planning + Urban Design
Project Coordinator

Tien Pham

M.Arch

Associate, Planning + Urban Design
Project Coordinator

With professional qualifications and experiences both international and domestic in a wide range of architectural and planning projects in difference scales, Tien joined enCity team to deliver excellent consultancy services in the field of Urban Planning & Design, highlighting positive urban solutions and catalysts as well as maintaining a good connection between different stakeholders.

“I believe the sustainability of development is the core strength defining the quality of its foreseen environment. Being fascinated by human-centric ideology in design in order to create real and direct impacts on spatial users including myself, I wish to continue thriving and searching for constant re-intervention alongside with like-minded.” 

Van Do

B.Arch

Associate, Planning

Van Do

B.Arch

Associate, Planning

A young architect do planning who believes that planning will bring the future to the present, urbanism closer to nature and people closer to people. A cat-dog person. Do hand-sketches on a daily basis.

Yerin Hwang

M.UP

Associate, Urban Planning

Yerin Hwang

M.UP

Associate, Urban Planning

With a background study in political economics in East Asia, Yerin is equipped with forward-thinking governance by understanding the context of socioeconomics and the needs of the people. Graduated Master of Urban planning from the National University of Singapore, she brings interdisciplinary approaches to urban problem solving with high cultural sensitivity. Yerin’s interest in planning ranges from a human scale to a regional level to design high-performing and liveable cities.

Dzung Quang

B.Arch

Junior Associate, Planning

Dzung Quang

B.Arch

Junior Associate, Planning

 An urban planner with a focus on green, local-style urban development strategies. Having a strong academic and design background, he has developed both design-based and research-based approaches, which are functional and comprehensive. Advocates for accuracy and precision in all dimensions of the built environment, including the traditional values in urban areas.

Thu Vu

B.A

Technician, Graphic Design

Thu Vu

B.A

Technician, Graphic Design

With expertise in Graphic Design, Thu contributes her insights and perspectives to the company’s internal and external graphic products. She is inspired by pop culture and ordinary life itself. Have a thing for arts & crafts. Enjoy a cup of tea with music and a good book.