(11 Dec 2020)
WATG, a leading travel and tourism design firm, has
appointed Robert Day as Regional Managing Director – Asia Pacific
Robert joined WATG in 1998 and has worked in three of
the firm’s large offices – California, London and Singapore –
where he has been based since 2008.
In Singapore, Robert established
the firm’s Master Planning and Landscape Architecture practice in
Asia Pacific and expanded its portfolio throughout the region.
Through the course of more than three decades as a planner and
landscape architect, Robert has worked across all seven continents
and delivered multiple significant projects including the Phu Quoc
Island 2050 Development Plan, Bei Da Hu Ski Resort in China and
landscape for the recently opened Hoiana Shores Casino and Golf
Resort in Vietnam.
He also led the design for Sasakwa Hill Game Lodge
in Tanzania and the Gary Player Thracian Cliffs Golf Resort in
Bulgaria. While in London, Robert advised the Moroccan Ministry of
Tourism on their ambitious Plan Azur to develop a coastal tourism
incredibly proud to step into this role,” Robert said. “We have an exceptional
team of designers across five service lines with a unique ability
to deliver holistic integrated design solutions for our clients. I
look forward to building upon our extraordinary portfolio and
collaborating with new and existing clients in 2021 and beyond.”
A graduate of Auckland University’s Architecture program
and University of Canterbury’s Landscape Architecture program,
is also a member of the Singapore Institute of Landscape
Architects and has been published in Vietnam’s Construction
Planning Journal and Golf Course Architecture with an article on
The Future of Golf Housing.
David D. Moore who has taken the helm as WATG’s President and CEO.
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