List of Principals

Tange Associates’ main members

Paul Noritaka Tange

Architect / Chairman of Tange Associates

Paul Noritaka Tange

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Paul Noritaka Tange attended high school at Le Rosey, in Rolle, Switzerland from 1973 through 1977 and received both his AB (1981) and Master of Architecture (1985) from Harvard University. Immediately after graduation, he began his architectural career with Kenzo Tange Associates, the architectural firm headed by his father, the well-known international architect, Kenzo Tange. Paul became President of Kenzo Tange Associates in 1997 and founded Tange Associates in 2002. He became Chairman of Tange Associates in 2016. Paul is a registered architect of both Japan and Singapore.

Major projects: Aquatics Center for the Tokyo Olympics & Paralympics 2020 / MODE Gakuen Cocoon Tower / Fuji Television Headquarters / The Prince Park Tower Tokyo / Romeo Hotel (Italy) / Shanghai Bank Headquarters Building (China) / The One (Hong Kong) / President International Tower (Taiwan) / BA RIA-VUNG TAU Administration and Political Center (Vietnam) / Orcherdgateway (Singapore) / Bank Danamon Headquarters Building (Jakarta) / ISETAN The Japan Store, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) etc.

Yasuhiro Ishino [Picture]

President / Senior Principal Architect

Yasuhiro Ishino

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1956
Born in Fukuoka Prefecture
1980
Graduated from the Department of Architecture, School of Engineering, Kyushu University
1982
Master’s Degree in Architecture from the Graduate School of Engineering, Kyushu University
1982
Joined Kenzo Tange and URTEC
1992
Appointed Managing Director of Kenzo Tange AssociatesAppointed Vice President of Tange Associates
2002
Appointed Vice President of Tange Associates
2016
Appointed President of Tange Associates

Tomohiro Kimura [Picture]

Executive Vice President / Senior Principal Architect

Tomohiro Kimura

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1961
Born in Yamaguchi Prefecture
1985
Graduated from the Department of Architecture and Building Engineering, Shibaura Institute of Technology
1987
Master’s Degree from the Graduate School of Architecture and Civil Engineering, Shibaura Institute of Technology
1987
Joined Kenzo Tange Associates
2013
Appointed Executive Officer of Kenzo Tange Associates
2016
Appointed Executive Vice President of Tange Associates

OUR TEAM

  • Principal Architect(Lisenced Architect (New York))

    Michael Thanner

  • Principal Architect

    Shigekazu Miyakawa

  • Principal Architect

    Masaki Nakayama

  • Principal Designer

    Kazuya Ishida

  • Business Development General Manager

    Toshihide Azuma

  • Project Promotion General Manager

    Kenichi Matsuda

  • Senior Architect

    Takehiko Horie

  • Associate Architect

    Tomo Osaki