Author: Xuan Fu

Xuan Fu is a managing partner with SOM's Chicago office. In 1994, Fu started her SOM career as a technical coordinator before assuming the position of a project manager in 2004. As an expert in the Asian market, she has worked on a range of international projects including master plans, commercial buildings, mixed-use developments, retail, hospitality, and convention and exhibition center projects. Fu has broad experience in design, technology, and management, with a particular focus on projects that have complex programmatic and technological requirements.

Articles by Xuan Fu

  • Old Town, New Ideas: An Innovative Approach to Chinese Old Town Regeneration
    Published on June 17, 2020 in Development
    In recent decades, SOM’s urban design work in China has created several successful old town redevelopment planning projects—such as Shanghai Xintiandi and Foshan Lingnan Tiandi—that integrate China’s ancient urban heritage into a new type of urban placemaking, one that celebrates local traditions while also creating immeasurable economic, social, and cultural value. Guangzhou’s Old Town is the latest of these.