A photo of Hansoo Kim


Studio Director, Design Director, Principal

Hansoo’s multicultural background is part of his inner strength and adaptability as a designer. These qualities have helped him to achieve a global portfolio of award-winning work that spans a range of Lifestyle, Workplace, and Cities projects. He has projects in multiple international cities that each have a strong local identity and demonstrates his commitment to design excellence. His goal is to diversify design offerings by always providing idea-driven, conceptually rigorous solutions that are appropriate to each client’s needs.

During the last 20+ years, he has built his career on one simple principle: elevate the standard for design excellence — that’s in his DNA. Having served as a Design Experience Leader in Gensler’s Southeast region, he brings an uncompromising attention to detail. He has proven that aspirational design offers exceptional mentoring opportunities, improves our communities, and benefits the companies and clients we serve. A true problem solver, he offers the ideal balance of inventiveness and pragmatism needed to overcome the most difficult design and delivery challenges.