Andrew J.K Lee, 李运棋
|Andrew J.K Lee, 李运棋|
|Born||February 7, 1964|
Owner of ARCH Collection, Kuala Lumpur City Gallery, ARCH Cafe
Andrew J. K. Lee, the Founder of ARCH is a man with great passion of heritage. This is what led him to acquire his skills in architectural modeling. Today, ARCH is one of the largest model-making companies in Asia. Andrew documented and created the first guided Kuala Lumpur Walks & Tours Map and established Kuala Lumpur City Gallery, a true reflection of his appreciation towards the city. This inspired him on to create the iconic I LOVE KL structure and the spectacular Kuala Lumpur City Model.With these self-funded efforts and initiatives, Andrew moulds his stories into unique ARCH Kuala Lumpur gifts to the world.
That's his commitment to “Innovating the Past for the Future”.
Education and Early Career
Andrew Lee (李运棋), aged 54, is the Founder/CEO of the ARCH Group of companies. His interest in architecture started in school and he eventually pursued further studies in the field of architecture.
After 2 years he left college as he was eager for hands-on experience. Having served as an apprentice in an architectural scale modeler firm for a short spell, he then ventured out on his own. Andrew’s first model making company established in 1989, comprised two (2) staff only, himself included, and operated from a space of 150 sq ft. Since then the company has expanded and diversified into the gifts and collectibles industry.
ARCH Associates is now a leading model making company in Asia and together with ARCH Collection, the group has more than 200 personnel in its employment. His generosity in sharing his knowledge on heritage buildings is well known within the fraternity.
Awards / Recognition
- Judge for ’Pertandingan Idea Reka Bentuk Cadangan Heritage Trail 5’ (2012)
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