Meet the Team


Who We Are

CO-Office is a user-experience driven integrated design consultancy. We combine expertise in spatial design, interior design, business development, real estate, and user-experience design to deliver high impact, unique, and lasting spaces and experiences.


David Zhai, Co-founder
Director of Design and User Experience

As Director of Design and User Experience, David leads research, strategy, design, and implementation for collaborative work environments, experiential retail, and community-driven residential.


Simon McGown, Co-founder
Director of Design & Development

As Director of Design & Development, Simon leads acquisitions, new business, and project management by combining user-centered design with business development and real estate expertise.

What We Do

Building Design, Interior Design, Experience Design, Business Strategy, Market & Consumer Research, Real Estate Sales & Acquisitions, Real Estate Development, Virtual Reality & Storytelling for space.


Gabriela Lozano
Head of Interiors

As Head of Interiors, Gaby materializes custom interior solutions across all projects. She also brings her award winning urban design expertise to engage larger scale thinking.


Fengyi Zhou
Project Designer

As Project Designer, Fengyi assists with design across multiple sectors including Commercial and Residential. She brings her top notch training from Columbia University to find creative solutions to often complex problems.

What We Value

Collaboration, transparency, resiliency, culture & community, social advocacy, environmental and social justice, user research, data metrics, hybridity, invention, narrative and storytelling, creating impact.  


Office Manager

Sam sees all.