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ASX I Swan Group OFFICE DESIGN
his high-profile, well-recognised
company required a sophisticated
workspace that captured the essence of
the brand while encouraging creative
interaction between staff and visitors. It was
imperative that the office also incorporated key
Interior designers MKDC devised a design that
boasted an open-plan workspace, a small number
of quiet rooms and flexible workspaces, spacious
boardroom, staff hub and waiting area. Swan Group
was then brought in to bring this design to life.
With no dedicated reception area, frameless
glass doors lead visitors from the lift lobby into
a generous waiting room and interconnected
boardroom, offering a memorable first impression
of ASX. This space is defined by a custom
perforated-aluminium ceiling, its geometric
form subtly referencing the daily fluctuations
of the stock market.
The carefully designed feature ceiling and the
integration of key services allowed for the overall
ceiling height to be lifted, increasing spaciousness
and giving a more dramatic effect.
Throughout the office, subtle finishes such
as the pivoting full-height timber-clad doors,
custom-designed bench seating along perimeter
windows, and flip-top boardroom materials emit
elements of warmth and creativity.
A staff hub successfully segregates staff
and visitor zones, without breaking the unified
palette of quality materials such as timber and
leather, creating an immersive and textural
BUILDER | Swan Group
PROJECT MANAGEMENT | CBRE
DESIGNER | MKDC
BRIEF | Capture the essence of the ASX brand
while encouraging creative interaction between
staff and visitors.
BUILD TIME | 10 weeks
FEATURES | Offices and hot desks, boardroom, staff
hub, waiting room, quality materials and fittings such as
timber and leather.
LOCATION | Central Park, Perth
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