Lin Xiao

Lead Interior Designer at ALT-254

A Wuhan Native, Lin has a Bachelor of Industrial Design Degree from Wuhan University, a Master Degree of Design Practices from the The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and a Diploma of Interior Design, from Hong Kong University Space.

About Lin Xiao

Lin developed her career in Hong Kong, working with Design Icon, and SBFI Ltd before working under celebrated architect Sean Dix at Dix Design + Architect. Under Dix, Lin worked on projects including Belon (a ‘World’s 50 Best’ restaurant), Yardbird 2.0, Sake Central Hong Kong, Okra Bar Hong Kong, and the Hong Kong Cricket Club.

Lin joined ALT-254 in 2018 and has spearheaded interior design on projects valued at over USD35 million, such as Pavilions Hotel Interiors, Campfire Co-Learning, Jozankei House and Elevations House.


Lin Xiao

Lead Interior Designer at ALT-254

A Wuhan Native, Lin has a Bachelor of Industrial Design Degree from Wuhan University, a Master Degree of Design Practices from the The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and a Diploma of Interior Design, from Hong Kong University Space.

Ikki Kondo

Lead Japanese Architect at ALT-254

A graduate of the University of Tokyo, Ikki began his career with APL Design Workshop in Japan before taking up a position with prestigious architecture firm OMA in Hong Kong, Doha and later, Dubai.

Saul Smeding

Partner and Head of Design at ALT-254

He is also a registered architect having graduated from Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands

Vincent McIlduff

Founding Partner and CEO of ALT-254

A graduate of Belfast School of Architecture, Vincent began his career with PDM Architects in Ireland before accepting a position with prestigious architecture firm OMA, relocating to Holland to work on projects such as De Rotterdam in the Netherlands and Fondazione Prada in Milan.

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ALT-254 continues to design and deliver award-winning projects throughout Asia-Pacific and beyond. Get in touch to find out what we could do to help on your next project. 


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