Mappaudang, also known as Daeng, means brother in Makassar’s native language, the largest city in Eastern Indonesia where he was born. Mappaudang graduated from the Faculty of Art and Design Institute Technology of Bandung Indonesia and has a degree in Interior Design.
Daeng joined WOHA in 2005, after he had gained experience working with various types and scales of interior design projects across Asia Pacific, including Indonesia, China, India, Bangladesh, Thailand, Australia, and Singapore. He leads the interior design team design processes from schematic stages to interior fit-out completion. He has worked on most of WOHA’s award-winning hospitality projects, including Alila Villas Uluwatu, Bali, Indonesia, Sanya Intercontinental Resort, China, and Parkroyal Collection Pickering, Singapore.