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Andrew James

  • Senior Principal
  • Brisbane, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Singapore, Taipei

Andrew has spent most of his career in Asia directing major projects. He is a Director of the Asian and Australian office of Populous, which is based in Brisbane. Andrew was also part of the international design review panel for Populous for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Andrew has worked on a number of projects in South Korea, including the recently completed design competition for the NC Dinos baseball stadium and the main stadium for the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, which illustrates a new level of sustainable design in stadia in Asia. The stadium held 60,000 people for the Games and will reduce down to a single sided grandstand for 30,000 afterwards as a People’s Park for the city of Incheon.

He has also worked as project director on a range of projects in Asia, including the Taipei Dome – a baseball stadium which forms part of a large commercial development in Taiwan and Philippine Arena – a 50,000 seat indoor arena / auditorium to the north of Manila.

Andrew is also project director of several cricket projects in India including the Jaypee Cricket Stadium in Greater Noida, near New Delhi, which will host national and international cricket matches.

Andrew directed the Nanjing Sports Park in China and was the project director of the MCG5, the architecture team responsible for the redevelopment of the MCG for the Commonwealth Games in Melbourne.

Andrew’s experience in business means he works at the highest levels of Government and Industry in Asia. He believes Asian cities are increasingly looking to host a wide range of Events as a way of putting themselves on the international stage.

Andrew has spent most of his career in Asia directing major projects. He is a Director of the Asian and Australian office of Populous, which is based in Brisbane. Andrew was also part of the international design review panel for Populous for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Andrew has worked on a number of projects in South Korea, including the recently completed design competition for the NC Dinos baseball stadium and the main stadium for the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, which illustrates a new level of sustainable design in stadia in Asia. The stadium held 60,000 people Read More »

Work

Taipei Dome

  • Taipei
  • TBD

Tianjin XiQing Sports Park

  • Tianjin
  • 2013

Hong Kong Jockey Club

  • Hong Kong
  • 2006

Taipei Arena

  • Taipei
  • 2005

Royal Selangor Equestrian Centre

  • Selangor
  • 1994

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