MIA is an innovative Master planning, Architecture - and Interior design studio in Asia and was founded by three diverse individuals; Manh Nguyen Hoang, Steven Baeteman and Bao Bui Hoang. The company was born in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam in 2003. Presently, MIA Design Studio employs 70 regular members of staff, among which are architects, landscape architects, interior designers and technicians. Furthermore, the company frequently collaborates with various freelance associates (civil engineers, mechanical engineers, lightning and acoustic consultants, graphic and textile designers, artists, etc.), who are selectively incorporated in the composition of the design team, accordingly to the specific requirements of the project.