- Client Name: ONE CONNECT
- Industry: FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY
- Date Completed: 2018
- Location: SINGAPORE
- Project Type: DESIGN & BUILD
- Size: 15,400sqft
OneConnect is a leading technology-as-a-service platform for financial institutions in China. The Company integrates extensive financial services industry expertise with market-leading technology to provide technology applications and technology-enabled business services to financial institution
Their new space in Mapletree Business City II, includes a demo room, project room, Customer Experience Center a large breakout space connected to the boardroom to accommodate town hall meetings or training days, quiet rooms, hot offices, lockers for all staff and collaboration spaces to encourage agile working.
The space is influenced by the form of Koi Fish that clients believe brings a good aura into the space.
We took the Koi Fish form as an inspiration for fluidity that flows through the space. The reflection of this idea translate to the design of the central core wall and ceiling.
The move to agile working was driven by OneConnect and their desire to employ mobility as well as streamline workflow and project requirements. This change was a significant shift for them culturally as they came from quite a traditional workspace. It was something they were quite passionate about adopting in their new space.
This transition from traditional offices to an open style work environment encourages collaboration across all facets of the business which enable them to act in a more timely manner on issues as they arise.
The Experience Center (CEC) focuses on a digital, interactive and experiential space that showcases
OneConnect product. it provides an immersive experience that visually conveys OneConnect’s global reach and resources.
Interspersed amongst the workstations, touchdown desks provide space for collaboration when a quick a meeting is needed, so colleagues can move away from their desk and avoid disturbing neighboring colleagues.