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Martin Jochman Dip Arch ARB(UK) RIBA






Martin Jochman Dip Arch.(Bristol) ARB (UK) RIBA  Architect

A Design Director with over 25 years of experience in design and construction of many major buildings both in the UK and internationally in Europe, Middle East and the Far East. 

His varied experience includes master planning, concept and detailed design of number of large national and international projects, including several prestigious international competition wins. Martin has lectured at Tongji university and presented his projects at International Construction Conferences in KL, Malaysia,and at forums and Conferences in Beijing, Chonqing and Shanghai.



TSB Insurance HQ - Newport completed 1988-1990 

With Atkins, Martin has been a Design team leader and concept designer for many major projects.One of the first projects was the competition winning design for the national headquarter offices of the TSB Insurance Trust in Newport, Wales in 1988. This successful project was then followed by the IBH mixed development redesign of Bessarabic Market area of the Kiev city centre in Ukraine and the Jumeira Beach Resort in Dubai, where Martin was the team leader responsible for the on shore tourist hotel  and the award winning concept of the Wild Wadi water park. Concepts and detailed schemes for the overall concept and the Exhibit design for the  National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth UK, Student Residential Development in Komotini, Greece and Design offices for the Airbus UK in Filton, Bristol followed.

Jumeira Beach resort-Wild Wadi Dubai 1993-1995


Since 2002, in addition to his projects in UK,  Martin has been involved in design and master planning of many major mixed developments and hotel projects in China where his involvement as concept designer and design director on projects such as the Jinji Lake Hotel in Suzho, the Thames Town Development near Shanghai, Tianjin TEDA towers, the innovative Songjiang Quarry and the unique Jiayu Wuhan Pebble Hotels have resulted in their successful awards.



Airbus UK Ltd A380 Design HQ Bristol - 1999-2001


Student residential in Komotini, Greece 1999-2001

From January 2010 to March 2012 Martin has been heading Studio 1 of the Shanghai office of Atkins as a Design Director responsible for number of hotel, residential and mixed commercial projects, such as the Dongguan Hotel near Shenzhen, Nansha marina development in Guangzhou for Fok Ying Tung, Chengdu Commercial Development and Guangzhou ‘twin towers’ offices for Jiayu and retail and the regeneration masterplanning and architectural design  of Wende Road - a large district in central Guangzhou.

A brief Spell As a Design Director with a Shanghai based HMD Architecture Studio produced number of concept schemes such as the 'Sunning Wuhu' Mixed commercial Development with extensive Landscape and sustainability content and Kunming Residential Mixed development. In HMD Martin also directed Urban Master planning projects in Longyuan and Kunming Baisha Reservoir masterplan.

Restaurant - Thames Town, China - completed 2002-2006

In April 2013 following securing the design contract for the design development Construction design and construction overview of the Shimao Wonderland Intercontinental Songjiang  Quarry Hotel, Martin set up JADE +QA - A multidisciplinary design Studio based in Shanghai. The current projects besides the Quarry Hotel include a Qingpu Mixed Development for Offices, IDC, Residential and Hotel at Dinshan Lake near Shanghai, Yantai Realcan Industrial Development - a large masterplanning project for a mixed Hospital, School Elderly person's accommodation, Residential development Headquarters offices and cultural/conference centre in Yantai in Shandong Province and Hotel and residential development near Xiamen in Fujian. 


RTM Megamall mixed development Russia - 2008


In addition to these Martin is a consultant Design and Project director for number of projects that he has been a concept designer for such as the Nansha Marina Mixed development, Wuhan' Pebble Towers', Ningbo Mixed development, Chengdu Mixed Hotel and retail and Guangzhou 'F2' office tower facade redesign.Martin considers the sustainability aspect of these projects of major importance and promotes introduction of ‘green’ saving concepts into the design process as early as possible.


Shimao Wonderland Intercontinental - 2006-now