Stephen Coates

Executive Director & Principal Architect

Stephen Coates is an internationally acclaimed architect based in Singapore. He began his distinguished architectural journey from London and also worked with Hong Kong-based practice Aedas as founding executive director of the firm.

After having worked with renowned firms, he established his award-winning firm aCTa, based in Singapore, in 2004. The firm leads various architects and consultants across Asia for a wide range of sectors, including residential, master planning, offices, retail, hospitality, industrial and infrastructure.

Their major works range from designing/remodelling of an 800 ft micro house in Kensington, London to a 5,000 acre master plan of a new town in China. Notably, the firm has overseen the design and completion of the tallest residential complex constructed in Kolkata and the entire Eastern India.

Articles By Stephen Coates

Striking Urban Façades

ACTA has been designing and delivering buildings in India, primarily Kolkata since...