Our Council

Cameron Woo

President, Interior Design Confederation Singapore
Principal, Cameron Woo Design

Cameron Woo, founder of Cameron Woo Design (CWD), is celebrated as one of the world’s top interior designers. His firm has been featured in the interior design bible, Andrew Martin Interior Design Review, the Oscars of the interior design world, and has won multiple awards from the International Property Awards, London for World’s Best Interior Design, Asia Pacific’s Best Interior Design and for Singapore. 

CWD’s clientele include many of the world’s leading property developers such as Kerry Properties, Swire Properties, Capitaland Residential, Ho Bee Group and Mulpha International.

Cameron Woo has been invited to speak at international interior design conferences such as 100% Design, China International Interior Design Cultural Festival, One to One with World Class Designers and Hong Kong International Lighting Fair.

CWD has collaborated with some of the world’s largest consumer and prestige brands such as Dulux, Louis Vuitton and Philips Lighting. Cameron Woo is a panellist on Akzonobel’s Colour Futures and has also been the guest judge and mentor on the hit international interior design reality television show The Apartment TV.

Amy Picanço

Treasurer & Honorary Secretary, Interior Design Confederation Singapore
Founder & Director, Aym Design

Amy spent several years working across the Asia-Pacific region before settling down in Singapore to establish Aym Design, an Interior Architecture and Design Studio.

Since the launch in late 2014, her focus has been on creating highly efficient planning solutions and branded spaces which enhance the user experience. Amy believes there is an intrinsic link between physical space and the user identity, and aims to bring this to life through all her projects.

She has an honest and transparent approach to her process, and actively encourages a collaborative working method with her clients. The aim is to educate and guide her clients seamlessly through every project.

Leow Aik Kian

Co-chair, Design Excellence Awards 2018/2019
Adjunct Lecturer, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts 

Aik Kian is a multi-disciplinary designer and educator with 20 years’ experience in interior architecture and design, graphic design, event design, exhibition design, and photography. After graduation, Aik Kian joined JTC Corporation as a Design and Development Manager who oversaw the planning, design, development, marketing, leasing, programming, and place-making of numerous projects, including Wessex Estate, one-north streetscape, Chip Bee Gardens, Mediapolis, Fusionopolis, Biopolis, Rochester Park, and Gillman Barracks. Aik Kian was also a consultant for a private developer in commercial projects for design, marketing, leasing, and investment studies. Concurrently, Aik Kian was a trainer at a private management and training consultancy, delivering talks for adult learners in the area of real estate planning and design.

Aik Kian was a Senior Lecturer at Nanyang Polytechnic School of Design, delivering programmes for Diploma in Space and Interior Design (renamed Spatial Design), Visual Communication Design, and Industrial Design. Concurrently, he had developed and managed Specialist Diplomas under the national SkillsFuture programme. Presently, Aik Kian is an Adjunct Lecturer with the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts and continues to provide multi-disciplinary design services.

Philomena Seeto

Marketing Chair, Interior Design Confederation Singapore
Marketing, Design Excellence Awards 2018/2019

Co-founder & Marketing Director, Cameron Woo Design

Philomena Seeto began her Marketing career in 1994 in the Australian Telecommunications industry, working for Optus Communications for five years in telemarketing, long distance marketing and sponsorships. In 1999, Philomena transitioned to the Information Technology industry and worked at NCR, in the Worldwide Services and Financial Services Divisions as the Asia Pacific regional marketing manager for over seven years. 

Currently Philomena is the co-founder and marketing director for Cameron Woo Design (CWD), which is recognised by Andrew Martin Awards as one of the leading Interior Design firms in the world.

Philomena is the creator of the Professional Development Programme (PDP) for the Interior Design Confederation Singapore (IDCS). As IDCS’ Marketing Chair, Philomena is responsible for securing sponsorships and implementing the PDP programme for IDCS, which consists of a series of educational seminars, workshops, speaking engagements, networking events and study tours with the key objective of elevating standards of interior design practice in Singapore.

Philomena has over twenty-four years of Marketing experience in Social Media Marketing, Branding, Strategic Marketing, Services Marketing, Product Marketing, ABL and BTL Marketing, Marketing Segmentation, Sponsorships, Acquisition and Retention Marketing Programs, Telemarketing, Public Relations, Channel Partner Programs, CRM, B2B and Consumer Marketing, Marketing Communications and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of New South Wales, specialising in Finance and Marketing.

Goh Siak Koon

Co-opt Member, Interior Design Confederation Singapore
Founder, Live Well Collaborative – Singapore

Goh worked in Sydney on residential and commercial buildings for several years before his return to Singapore where he founded Live Well Collaborative – Singapore (LWC-S) in 2010, the independent innovation research centre focusing on revolutionising product designs and development for consumers aged 50 and above in Asia. He expanded the open innovation model to carry out studies and primary research in the Asia Pacific region while working closely with student teams, and successfully invited five multinational companies such as Procter & Gamble, Panasonic and Mondelez to join as members. He has also worked with several public statutory boards, MNCs, SMEs and hospitals including HDB, Singapore Airlines and KTPH amongst others. Following the success of LWC-S, Goh established The User Experience Centre (UXC) providing opportunities to SP staff and students to receive exposure to applied learning, integrating classroom learning with real-life applications and real users.

Zandro Bordeos

Co-opt Member, Interior Design Confederation Singapore
Michael Fiebrich Design

With diverse experience in both Architectural & Interior Design Industry, Zandro has honed his skills in working for both Local and International Design Consultancy firms. He has worked on projects across Asia-pacific region and travelled to oversee them namely Australia, China, Indonesia, Macau, Malaysia, Thailand, India, and HongKong. His passion for Design is his driving force for continuous learning, and his love for sports is an added means to establish network connections.

Yahli Toh

Co-opt Member, Interior Design Confederation Singapore
Principal, Light Collab

Yah Li Toh, IALD, IES, CLD is the Principal of Light Collab, a lighting design studio based in Singapore with office in Japan. She graduated from architectural school of National University of Singapore and pursued Masters in Architectural Lighting design in Hochschule Wismar, Germany. She is one of the first 5 to be recognised with the Certified Lighting Designer (CLD) Certification and named internationally as the top 40 under 40 lighting designers at the Lighting Design Awards 2019. She is also the Southeast Asia regional coordinator for the International Association of Lighting Designers.

With Light Collab, she worked on various notable award-winning international projects such as monuments, commercial buildings, hotels, restaurants and residence in Japan, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Malaysia, China and other parts of Asia. The projects of Light Collab have won multiple international illumination awards such as IES Awards of Merit, Good Lighting Award by Illuminating Engineering Institute of Japan 2013, LIT Awards 2017, Lighting Design Awards 2019.

Dr Ryan Evangelista

Co-opt Member, Interior Design Confederation Singapore
President, ICpEP-Singapore

Dr. Ryan Evangelista is a well experienced IT Consultant in the field of Enterprise Systems Development and IT Project Management. His expertise is in Enterprise Java Solutions. He has various government project experienced from Bureau of Internal Revenue of the Philippines to Housing and Development Board of Singapore. He has various experience in managing client's accounts from German European School Singapore, Singapore Flying College, Singapore Institute of Management, Singapore Tourism Board, Housing and Development Board, Imperia Institute of Technology - Malaysia, Brainy Moves - Singapore, ACTS College-Singapore, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA), Morris Allen English - Singapore & Malaysia and InterContinental Hotel Groups - Singapore and UK.

He is connected with some international and local organisations in the IT and business industry. A member of Singapore Computer Society, Project Management Institute – US, member of the National Board of Directors of the Institute of Computer Engineers of the Philippines (ICpEP-Philippines), and a founding President of the ICpEP-Singapore.

Fa’izan Shah

Council Member, Interior Design Confederation Singapore
Lecturer, Singapore Polytechnic

Fa’izan Shah was born in Singapore and educated from the Singapore Polytechnic with a Diploma in Architectural Technology and consequently at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT, B.Arch) with Distinction in Australia, 2009 & Universitat Innsbruck, 2013 M.Arch (Dip.-Ing) with Excellence. There, he developed an interest in the complexities of engaging architecture with focus on the poetical and representational through theory and instruments of perception. He has collectively apprenticed in several architectural design firms before pursuing his undergraduate studies and practised as a multi-disciplinary interior designer in Singapore upon graduation. Faizan Shah is currently a lecturer leading the Generative Design Studio in Singapore Polytechnic’s Interior Design School which explores cutting-edge generative design methodologies and approaches.