Desmond graduated with Bachelor of Architecture from the School of Architecture, University of Kansas, USA in 1993. In 1992, he also obtained the Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering which concentrated in illumination & power distribution systems. He is a registered architect in Singapore and a Corporate Member of the Singapore Institute of Architects (MSIA) and has been practicing architecture for 25 years in Singapore.
He has extensive and relevant local and overseas experience in design, authority submissions and execution of the project. In addition, his key experience has ranged from master planning of townships to micro detailing of architectural features. His vast experience has assisted in developing outstanding designs for some notable buildings in Singapore.