The vision of the founders, David Haughton and Lesley Campbell was to launch a creatively driven studio with a specific focus on creating fresh design environments that boost customer engagement and experiences for the brands we work for.
With over 30 years combined experience the team has worked on many prestigious developments including luxury boutique resorts and prestigious developments for high net worth individuals in Bali, Singapore, Australia, USA, Ireland and Africa. With our principal office based in Bali HC2 is strategically positioned to undertake projects in geographically diverse locations including Asia, Australia, Middle East and beyond.
David Haughton holds both a Bachelor of Arts Degrees from Victoria College along with a Bachelor of Interior Design Degree from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. Graduating with the honorable distinction as the Australian winner of the prestigious Walkers award.
With over 30 years experience working for highly respected firms such as John Coote, David Collins, Pamela Cochrane, HL Lim & Associates. David moved to Indonesia with Chesham Project Management team where he worked on a number of large scale resort leisure projects. Regent Jakarta Shangri -La Hotel Surabaya, Bali Hyatt Sanur, Matoa Golf & country Club Jakarta and Royal Gading Golf Club Jakarta and Oberoi Hotel Lombok.
His talents were quickly in demand and David set up his eponymous design firm DJH in 2002 where he continued to work on many high end residential and luxury resort projects. David is the principal designer at HC2.
With more than 10 years in the design business, Lesley started her career 25 years ago in client servicing at a prestigious London advertising agency before moving to Asia to joined Discovery Channel where she was Senior Vice President of branding and instrumental in growing the brand and introducing a platform of new brands to the region.
Named as one of Ad Age Global most influential people in media, she made the decision to follow her passion and set up Cempaka Interior in 2004. Lesley is responsible for concept design, client management and business development for HC2.