Catherine Tan

Based in Brisbane in Australia, Catherine Tan is a passionate and qualified Interior Designer and former registered Architect who has pursued a creative career which combines her passion and skills in people-orientated design and hospitality. She prides herself on exceeding client objectives with a practical sensibility to create refined, functional, and memorable spaces. With over 13 years of global experience, Catherine has been involved in leading multi-disciplinary design teams in Australia and the Middle East. Her extensive portfolio includes single and multi-residential residential spaces, retail banking, award-winning hospitality venues, large scale workplaces, base building upgrades, healthcare environments and complex five-star international hotels.  

With eight years as a former successful café owner and operator, Catherine also has an intimate understanding of the nuances of the hospitality industry. Beyond her professional accomplishments, Catherine is also a working parent balancing the demands of a young family with her career. This unique perspective infuses each project to ensure that every space created is not only extraordinary, but also practical and operationally sound.