Herwin Rahmat, more affectionately known as Herwin Kerwin, is a graduate of Interior Design and has been with the company since its inception. A one year sabbatical in 2012, sees Herwin re-joining the group with fresh perspectives and ideas. Herwin’s strong design skills and ID background results in concepts being brought to the next level. The result is art storyboards that showcase the essence of the destination in a contemporary and artistic manner.
Driven by a desire to produce the best, his strong hands on project management and organisation skills make Herwin one of the best in his field. His dedication, work ethic and reliability has seen him rise through the ranks as a student intern in the late 1990’s, to full time employee on graduation, manager and now general manager of Asian Palette’s art and retail businesses.
“ I LOVE what I do with a PASSION! So passionate, I sometimes drive our workshops up the wall… BUT the result often makes us all smile! ” - Herwin
Sufian Ithri is a graduate of the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore. Beyond his academic qualification is his inherent ability to present artefacts and artwork in the most aesthetically pleasing and attractive light.
His passion is design and photography which serves him well as one of our key designers at Asian Palette. His love of travel and adventure translates into the unique perspective he puts into his work. Sufian comes with close to a decade of design experience.
“ I am EMPASSIONED by the opportunities and the scope that Asian Palette gives me. We are constantly exploring new frontiers, always creating impactful experiences!’’- Sufian
Jurinah Ismail (Lyn), Administrative & Logistic Support. Lyn career includes Managing upscale Galleries of South East Asian Artefacts and Textiles for over two decades.
She has been involved in Asian Palette projects from the companies’ inception and has played a pivotal role in sourcing for the group and logistics support.
“ I left the high end for the real deal. Asian Palette respects my role as mum and celebrates and capitalise on my work experience. I excel at what I do because I am happy and appreciated! ” - Lyn
Fiona Rankine is Founder of Asian Palette and Asian Art Providers. A graduate of Arts & Social Sciences, Fiona left a successful career in publishing to pursue her passion – discovering, creating, presenting and sharing beautiful experiences.
Responsible for the art direction, her forte is in creating an art story that is distinct and relevant for each project. Positioning a property through its artwork in often highly competitive markets is her specialty.
Her ability to connect and establish trust with artists and artisans often results in working the budgets for maximum impact. Fiona is personally involved in all of the projects the company pursues.
Whilst extremely proud of her work, her best and most gratifying work is Leith and Sara, her inspiration to be the best she can be!
“I am HAPPIEST making someone else HAPPY! Making a positive difference is what drives me. I am driven because through success I can do so much more!” - Fiona
Atiqah Jumat, is a graduate from La Salle College of the Arts, Singapore. With experience the visual and design arts, Atiqah has worked on artwork proposals for Shangri-la’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa, Shangri-la Rasa Ria Resort, Traders Yangon and Shangri-la Residences Yangon. The youngest member of our team, she is eager and surprises us with different perspectives.
“ I joined doe eyed, EXCITED at the opportunities ahead of me, grateful for the experience! ” - Atiqah