Rosman Wai is a practising architect who has expert knowledge of public housing in Hong Kong. Apart from the professional degree in architecture, she has obtained a Master degree in Architectural Conservation (with Distinction), and a Doctor of Philosophy degree from The University of Hong Kong. She is the Chair of the Canberra Accord on Architectural Education (2021-23), an international organisation for determining substantial equivalency between accreditation systems in architectural education of multi-national signatories. She was the Vice President of the Hong Kong Institute of Architects (2015-16), and has served on the Architects Registration Board as Chairman of the Education and Accreditation Committee (2014-2020); Chair / Vice-chair of the Board of Educational Affairs, HKIA (2012-present); Director of Hong Kong Architecture Centre (2015-19); and Vice-Chair, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Architect Monitoring Committee Project, Hong Kong (2014 2021). She is now teaching at the Department of Real Estate and Construction, Faculty of Architecture, The University of Hong Kong.
She has published many articles on public housing and architectural practices and has been interviewed on the subject by various newspapers, television and radio stations as well as given talks and lectures in many local and international conferences and universities. Her recent book, “Design DNA OF Mark I – Hong Kong’s Public Housing Prototype” has won both the DAM (Deutsches Architekturmusem) Book Award as one of the 10 Best Architectural Book of 2020, and the Hong Kong Publishing Biennial Awards 2021 (Art and Design).
Victor possessed more than 20 years’ experience in leasing and management of shopping centers and office portfolio, with focus on strategic leasing planning, trade-mix revamp, asset enhancement, marketing and promotion. He was one of the founding members and is now the Fellow Member of the Institute of Shopping Centre Management (ISCM) in Hong Kong. He has been a chartered surveyor of RICS and HKIS over 17 years.
He has been in charge of most of the investment portfolio of Hang Lung in Hong Kong, namely the Fashion Walk, Peak Galleria, Grand Plaza, Gala Place and office portfolio in Hong Kong Island and in Kowloon. Before joining Hang Lung, Victor was the Deputy General Manager of Sino Land Company Limited overseeing over 2.5 million sf retail portfolio in Hong Kong, including tmtplaza, Olympian City, Citywalk, China HK City, etc. Victor was the Center Manager of Times Square and involved in the leasing of Pacific Place , Festival Walk, and the launch of Citygate Outlets during his tenure with Swire
Victor was graduated from the B.Sc Surveying, the University of Hong Kong, then pursued his Master Degree in Marketing at The Chinese University Hong Kong . He was the Lecturer of HKU SPACE from 2006 to 2011, and has taught the Master in Real Estate, HKU since 2019 and is appointed as the Adjunct Associate Professor by The University of Hong Kong .