Managing Director


Mark Chin joined Andrew Tan Architects in 1995 and was made Director in 1996. In 2006, he became Managing Director of the company under its new name, VivATA Architects Pte Ltd.

Graduating from the National University of Singapore with two architectural degrees in 1983 and 1986, he has had wide local and international exposure in a wide spectrum of building types. He has been a registered Architect since 1988.

His range project experiences includes developments for defense industries, master planning of townships, hotels and resorts, schools, high-density residential developments, retrofitting of existing buildings, industrial buildings, places of worship and commercial complexes to industrial parks, as well as architectural design competitions. Mark also has a keen interest in the building market in India and Malaysia.

VivATA’s ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System is attributed to Mark, which evolved under his guidance as the company’s Management Representative. Related to the importance Mark places on delivering a high quality of service, is his strong emphasis on well-managed client relationships and his belief in a proactive stance when working with clients and consultants alike. Similarly, Mark also strives to promote a positive drive for effective communication and teamwork towards achieving goals.