About the Owners

About the Owners

The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited (HSH) is a luxury hospitality and real estate group incorporated in 1866 and listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.  It owns and operates some of the world’s finest hotel properties under The Peninsula brand. 

The company has ten operational Peninsula Hotels in exceptional city centre locations in Asia, the US and Europe, with a further three under development in London, Istanbul and Yangon.

HSH businesses are grouped under three divisions: hotels, commercial properties and clubs and services.

For more details visit www.hshgroup.com and www.peninsula.com

The Project Team


Hopkins Architects have helped pioneer British architecture since their founding by Michael and Patty Hopkins in 1976. Their deeply-rooted architectural, environmental and social convictions guide their designs while working confidently and collaboratively in a manner appropriate to each client’s needs, ambitions and budget.

For more information please visit www.hopkins.co.uk

Prime Development

Prime Development are development and project managers specialised in delivering standard-setting, complex projects which include luxury hotels within strict time and budgetary requirements. Prime Development’s vision is to provide a project delivery service of the highest standard, incorporating collaborative working combined with innovative thinking.

You can find out more by visiting

Sir Robert McAlpine

Sir Robert McAlpine is a leading UK building and civil engineering company that combines outstanding technical expertise with the personal touch that comes with being a family-owned company.

You can find out more by visiting www.srm.com


WSP is one of the world’s leading engineering professional services consulting firms. WSP are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, programme and construction management professionals. With more than 500 offices across 40 countries, WSP aims to engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.

For more information please visit www.wsp.com


Founded in 1976, Cundall is a multidisciplinary engineering consultancy, with offices across Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, Asia and Australia. Cundall is fully owned by the current Partners and offers services to cover the entire life cycle of any building project. Cundall’s expertise extends to all major markets and sectors, particularly specialising in high end living.

With almost 800 staff across the globe offering a full range of integrated engineering services, they are big enough to be able to provide a highly focused and dedicated team on their clients’ projects, but still at a size where their core values can be effectively applied. Every project is led by a Partner to provide the right experience and guidance throughout the life of the project.

For more information please visit www.cundall.com


Arcadis is a leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying their deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services they work in partnership with clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of the assets focused on.

Arcadis employ 27,000 people in over 70 countries together generating €3.4 billion in revenues. Arcadis support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Arcadis. Improving quality of life.

For more information visit www.arcadis.com


Soundings have established the benchmark for public and stakeholder consultation in London, working alongside developers and communities to provide an integrated approach to engagement.

You can find more details about Soundings at www.soundingsoffice.com