MIPIM Gold Award for LKF Wuxi
The Lan Kwai Fong Wuxi project has won the top prize for Best Chinese Futura Project at the 2013 MIPIM Asia Awards, as judged by the top property professionals in Asia. The expert jury of 16 led by Vincent Lo, Chairman of Shui On Group, shortlisted three projects in each of the 11 competition categories and the final rankings of Gold, Silver and Bronze were voted on by the entire MIPIM Asia delegation.
Lan Kwai Fong Wuxi beat out the K11 Beijing Art Mall (New World Development) and the Nanjing Eco-Tech Island Xin Wei Yi Tech Park. Dr Allan Zeman, Chairman of Lan Kwai Fong Group, said “It is a real honour to gain such great recognition for our projects in China, especially from the distinguished panel of Asia’s property experts. China is ready for the next level of lifestyle property developments, and following the huge success of Lan Kwai Fong Chengdu we are so excited about being on the forefront of this exciting new era in Wuxi and other cities.”
The Lan Kwai Fong Wuxi project is a mixed-use development at the heart of the Taihu New City, and is set to open in 2018. The 168,000sqm all-day & all-night destination comprises fashion & lifestyle retail, world-class restaurants & bars, leisure facilities such as multiplex cinema & karaoke and the hottest clubs & parties in town. The inspirational architecture from Benoy and artwork throughout will establish an iconic setting, while the open plazas and regular events & festivals will ensure there is always something going on.
A full list of the winners is available here.