Manchuen Hui 許文泉 is a Hong Kong industrial designer and entrepreneur who works in product design, furniture design and leather goods. He is the founder of Koncept Studios, a leather goods brand. He also founded Learntify.com, a eLearning platform. His design thinking is "Being More with Less".
In 2004, Hui graduated at Aston University in Birmingham, United Kingdom studying BS in Engineering Product Design. He worked as an industrial designer from 2004 to 2014, including 6 years in a British industrial designer Michael Young Studio specializing in consumer electronic product design and design management, and 4 years in an electronic gadgets manufacturer specializing in portable LED & Solar products.
In 2014, Hui founded the brand Koncept Studios specializing in Leather Goods and Accessories, and founded the Learntify.com eLearning platform for skills in 2017.
His work is included in the permanent collection of Hong Kong Heritage Museum. He has received three Global Design Awards of the Hong Kong Designers Association and D-Mark of Design Council of Hong Kong.
Design Anthology has selected him as one of the "most promising emerging designers working throughout Asia today" in the book "Design in Asia: The New Wave"
Honors & Awards
Global Design Awards Bronze 2013 of the Hong Kong Designers Association (Niente Side Table)
HKDA Global Design Awards Excellence 2016 for Koncept Studios collection
HKDA Global Design Awards Excellence 2016 for Dong Stool
Dong Stool was acquired by the Hong Kong Heritage Museum in 2016
D-Mark of the Design Council of Hong Kong in 2017
Full Member of the Hong Kong Designers Association 2017
One of the "most promising emerging designers working throughout Asia today" in the book "Design in Asia: The New Wave" by Design Anthology, 2020