Gianluca Cinquepalmi | Speaker


My name is Gianluca Cinquepalmi. If You are a Chinese speaker, you may pronounce my name as [ 張樂家 ].

I'm a Management Engineer by training and a creative by trade.

I'm currently the cofounder & Creative Director of 1.618 Limited, a Hong Kong based strategic design and branding studio. I also proudly serve as Professor of Advertising; Design Management & Graphic Design at SCAD Hong Kong (Savannah College of Art and Design);

After 10 years working in the Design & Branding  industry, I now devoted myself  to educate & train Talented students; Companies and Institutions in the ways of attaining sustainable growth.

" Most of my career has been dedicated to developing an expertise in the processes of Innovation and Strategic Thinking; to provide sustainable, competitive advantages within most industries. My approach involves utilizing future-oriented design principles to increase an organization's innovative and competitive qualities. Creating change-agents and teams, capable of strengthening product branding, product development, corporate identity, corporate branding, business design and service delivery. "

BODW:  Brand Asia Forum - ‘Glocal’ Brand Strategies & CEOs and Brands ”  Hong Kong | 2013

Hong Kong Babtist University - Guest Lecture: " Brandnaissance - The Art of styling & restyling meaningful brands"

Always Package a Story
@ Hong Kong Design Institute -Hong Kong

A guest lecture focusing on different phases of a complete Design project for budding design students at Hong Kong Design Institute.

1.618 WŭXíng Branding Model - Anatomy of a branding strategy
@Hong Kong University SPACE-Hong Kong - China

A guest lecture about Branding & 1.618 WŭXíng Branding Methodology to Marketing & Communication students at Hong Kong University SPACE

2nd Annual Luxury Brands conference by Marcus Evans
@Sheraton Shanghai Hotel & Residences, Pudong - Shanghai China - 2013

Discovering a New Generation of Home Grown Premium Brands to Compete with the Omnipresence of Global Luxury Powerhouses - Moderator : Gianluca Cinquepalmi Managing Director 1.618 LIMITED

Successful Brand building - The Italian Way - WorkShop 
@ Hong Kong Productivity Council - Hong Kong

Developing an international Brand 
@ Hong Kong Productivity Council - Hong Kong

1.618 developed a series of seminars to Help SME, and Local Brands to improve and develop an international brand.