Victor Cai

Planner

Victor Cai

Planner


Victor joined Hansen Partnership in 2020 after completing his Master’s in Urban Planning and Environment at RMIT University. During his time in the Master’s course, Victor was exposed to a diverse range of town planning topics, such as strategic planning, statutory planning, urban design, planning history, and urban economics and spatial development. As a planning professional, Victor seeks to utilize his background in climatology, geography and environmental sustainability to deliver projects that improve social, economic and environmental outcomes in urban environments.

 

At Hansen, Victor has assisted the Planning Team through conducting policy research, assessing planning risks, and report writing and managing development applications.

 


Contact Victor Cai
  • Strategic Planning
  • Stakeholder Engagement

Zoey Yewei Jia

Landscape Architect

Zoey Yewei Jia

Landscape Architect


Yewei Jia has recently joined the team at Hansen Partnership in 2021 as a Landscape Architect, with multidisciplinary background in both landscape architecture and planting design. Having previous experience working within post-industry landscape, residential and commercial sectors. She has been contributed a range of international projects and worked across the various phases of design process, from concept through detail developing to construction documentation.

Yewei is bringing innovative design skills and discipline knowledge along with a strong sense of responsibility and the willingness to adapt to changing situation. Strong passion for landscape architecture with awareness of key contemporary issues across the industry and is keen to participate in it.


Contact Zoey Yewei Jia
  • Landscape concept design
  • Design development
  • Planting design
  • Construction documentation
  • 3D Modeling and visualization
  • Graphic production (Adobe Suite, Auto-cad, Rhinoceros)

Begum Yilmaz

Landscape Architect

Begum Yilmaz

Landscape Architect


Begum Yilmaz joined Hansen Partnership in 2019 as a Landscape Architect, with a multidisciplinary background of both landscape architecture and urban planning. Begum has contributed to a a range of local and international projects and worked across the various phases of the design process, from concept through to detail design to construction documentation.

Begum has a background in photography and as a result a competency that allows her to efficiently develop graphic representation. Begum is interested in the role future public space will play in reconnecting people with the landscape.


Leya Lee

Leya Lee

Landscape Architect

Leya Lee

Landscape Architect


Leya has been a part of the Hansen Partnership team for over 2 years, working on projects across Urban Design and Landscape Architecture. She has qualifications in both landscape architecture and architecture with over seven years experience in the public and private sectors. Leya is an
adaptable individual who has lived and worked in various countries (Taiwan, China and Australia), focusing on projects in urban and rural repurpose, resilience and reconstruction.

At Hansen, Leya has been involved in a variety of urban planning, urban design and landscape architecture projects including town planning,landscape master plans, framework / structure plans, 3D modeling, landscape visual assessment, urban design / landscape guideline and construction documentation.


Yongqing Sun (Sunny)

Landscape Architect

Yongqing Sun (Sunny)

Landscape Architect


Sunny completed her Master of Landscape Architecture at RMIT University and joined Hansen as a graduate landscape architect in 2021. She is an outgoing creative who has a keen eye for ecological design and an unfaltering desire to enhance the quality of the environment through her work. During her time at university, she was exposed to a diverse range of projects with a focus on climate change, landscape restoration, and rehabilitation design. She has also participated in various residential and landscape projects in China. Her educational background and experience in practices have given her practical knowledge of landscape design and taught her how to teamwork with people. Sunny values hand drawings. Having traveled to many countries around the world, she has always shown great passion for the outdoor environment. As a graduate role of the team, Sunny support the team with CAD and drawing work, background research, site analysis, and the publishing of documentation.


Contact Yongqing Sun (Sunny)
  • Tourism & recreational open space design
  • Landscape restoration & rehabilitation
  • Multi-use residential and commercial design
  • Graphic production (Adobe Suite & Autocad)
  • GIS data analysis and production (QGIS)

Edward Howe

Planner

Edward Howe

Planner


Ed recently joined Hansen Partnership in 2021 while completing his Master’s in Urban Planning and Design at Monash University. During his time in the Master’s course, Ed was exposed to a diverse breadth of projects ranging from coastal planning, affordable housing, community and social planning and economic development in industrial areas. As a planning professional, Ed seeks to deliver projects that promote forward-thinking housing models, delivering livability and community amenity with sustainability at the forefront.

At Hansen, Ed has assisted the Planning Team through drafting and managing development applications and conducting policy research and review for strategic planning projects, and values clear and concise distillation of complex planning issues.

 


Contact Edward Howe
  • Strategic Planning
  • Stakeholder Engagement
Yvonne Yang

Yvonne Yang

Urban Designer

Yvonne Yang

Urban Designer


Yvonne is an Urban Designer with an Urban Planning and Design background. She provides creative and technical design support for Hansen’s Urban Design and Strategic Planning team which includes design documentation, strategic planning, report and project management.

Yvonne’s professional experience embraces the full spectrum of urban planning and design from concept design through to design documentation. She has been involved in a variety of urban design and strategic planning projects and proposals including visual assessment, preparation of guidelines, documentations and structure plans.


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Constanza Jara Herrera

Urban Designer & Landscape Architect

Constanza Jara Herrera

Urban Designer & Landscape Architect


Constanza is a landscape architect and architect with 6 years of built environment design experience. Considering her multi-disciplinary background within the design profession she embraces an extensive range of disciples including architecture, landscape architecture and urban design in local and international practice for both public and private sector.

With a passion for all aspects of the built environment, Constanza enjoys the opportunity of working between different scale and contexts. Constanza’s academic trajectory mixes studies in Chile, Barcelona and Melbourne, framing a cultural perspective of the urban environment, which has been developed through studying, teaching and working.

At Hansen, Constanza has been involved in urban design and landscape architecture projects, including streetscape upgrades, framework plans, concept designs, masterplans, 3D modelling, design guidelines and artist impressions.