BengKay Tan, Managing
Director B. Planning and Design Uni. Of Melbourne
B. Arch. (Hons.) Uni. Of Melbourne 

An experienced architectural practitioner who has been based in Sydney since 1996. BengKay was instrumental for the inception and formation of ZONE in 1993 together with Jeffery and others. Since moving to Australia, BengKay has primarily worked on single residential projects and interior design for shop fitout across different suburbs in Greater Sydney. BengKay now heads ZONE Designworks in Sydney and with the new partnership has since taken on a few high-rise multi-residential projects. By bringing local knowledge and experience into the practice, as well as drawing from the skills and talents from ZONE’s collaborative offices overseas, BengKay will continue to expand ZONE’s profile as a multi-disciplinary and truly international firm that has the capability to undertake projects of different types, complexity and sizes, regardless of their locality.

Xion Lin, Director
B. Arch. Studies UNSW
M. Arch. UNSW Registered Architect NSW 

Talented designer and project architect with 10 years of experience in a range of projects from master planning, hospitals, multi residential and retail development in Sydney. Having worked in renowned and established architectural practices in Sydney, Xion has developed the team and leadership skill to carry out projects from conceptual stage, DA and CC stages right to documentation stages. As a registered architect in NSW, Xion is well versed with planning and building regulatory requirements and permit approval processes.

Ar. Jeffery Cheah, Principal and Director 
B.Sc. (Merit) B. Arch. (Hons.) Uni. Of Newcastle
MBA (SCU), APAM, IPDM, P. Arch

As the founder and principal for ZONE Architect, Jeffery has grown the firm into an international practice with offices in Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Yangon, Ho Chi Minh City and Sydney. With 23 years experience as an architect, Jeffery has wide exposure handling projects from urban planning, high rise towers, mixed developments, Interior design and hotel resorts. Jeffery has a wealth of experience in handling projects and clients from the Asia Pacific region as well as the Middle East. Jeffery brings to the design process a breadth of experience in technical, construction and design knowledge.