Nikken Sekkei Ltd.
Senior Executive Officer
Principal, Architectural Design Department
Akihiko Hamada, with Master’s Degrees in Architecture from both the University of Pennsylvania and Waseda University, combines a boundless passion for architectural design with keen management skills. A member of Nikken since 1977, he currently supervises 13 design studios and plays a leading role in high-profile overseas and domestic projects. Mr Hamada has earned a number of awards, most recently the JIA Architecture Award and the Award for Sustainable Architecture from the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transportation.