Albert Chan

Shanghai, China


K. B. Albert Chan leads the conceptualization, site feasibility, master planning and design management of large mixed-use developments at Shui On Land. Over the last 19 years, Albert actively participated in the planning and development of award winning mixed-use “Tiandi” communities in Shanghai, Wuhan, Chongqing, Dalian, Hangzhou and Foshan. He also chairs the Sustainable Development Committee at the company.

Among the projects Albert actively participated over the years, the Shanghai Xintiandi development became the first development in China to be honored with the Urban Land Institute’s Award for Excellence in 2003. The Shanghai Taipingqiao community is recognized by The World Bank as a successful case of urban regeneration in 2016. The Knowledge and Innovation Community in Yangpu, Shanghai was recognized by ULI as a positive example of urban regeneration in 2014. The Foshan Lingnan…

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Awards Urban Habitat Jury (2021)

Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee, Member (2017 – Present)

China Awards Design Jury (2016)

Annual Conference, Presenter (China 2016)


18 October 2016

Albert Chan of Shui On Land Limited is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2016 CTBUH China Conference. Albert discusses the master planning of the...


01 February 2017

Albert Chan, Shui On Group

Albert Chan is the Director of Development Planning and Design at Shui On Land, based in Shanghai. Shui On Land is the developer of several...


17 October 2016

Albert Chan, Shui On Group

The explosive urban growth of China has defied almost every prior notion of human scale. Considering the fact that the nation has more than 150...