Urban Nomads: Addy
Meet Addy Walcott – An interior designer with a truly international background. He talks about his passion for problem-solving with design and a favourite drinking hole in Shanghai.
Where are you from, where have you been and where are you now?
Addy studied and lived in London for 15 years before moving to the Middle East and Asia
Born in Guyana, South America. Brought up in the UK. Lived in Trinidad. Studied and lived in London for 15 years. Worked many years in Dubai, then Shanghai, Singapore and now Hong Kong!
What’s your passion?
Addy helps his clients to create full brand experiences
I am an interior designer who specialising in brand environments, creating total brand experiences, be it in retail, exhibitions or hospitality. I love the all essential problem solving aspect of design, finding the purpose, extracting the story then making it look stunning.
Can tell us your favorite secret spot(s) in your favourite city?
Mokkos, Shanghai (photo: Time Out)