Xia Ai

CCDI Group, Research Director | Shanghai, China


Mr. Ai is a licensed 1RA-PRC and 1RE- PRC. He is a research-oriented expert of design and knowledge management who has brought 8 publications and over 30 articles into fruition. With as sharp cognitions of the front trends of architectural design and various development types, he is capable of effectively integrating high-end resources to facilitate a remarkable escalation of value in commercial properties by architectural design. Mr. Ai leads a research team to explore an interaction between technical and commercial value in order to facilitate good design as good business. Mr. Ai got his Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in Tongji University.


Future Leaders Committee, Shanghai, Shanghai (2018 – Present)

Future Leaders Committee, Shanghai, Board Member (2017 – Present)

Young Professionals Committee, Shanghai (2017 – 2018)


17 October 2016

Fang Xie & Xia Ai, CCDI Group

If the city is seen as a giant business, what is driving its market value? The height of the building is clearly one of the...


17 October 2016

Zhaoming Wang & Xia Ai, CCDI Group

Five years ago, CCDI put forward the concept of outdoor green work space in the high-rise building. These buildings vertically grew and interconnected with structural...