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Thomas Fritzsche 

Dipl. Ing., Freier Architekt 

founder + head of design

German Sustainable Building Council  DGNB

German Chamber of Commerce in China


Thomas Fritzsche studied in Stuttgart and Venice

and founded tfa 1988.

Thomas Fritzsche focuses on workplace design and is responsible for the design quality of all tfa projects.

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Kathy Zhu Schleiss  朱凯

partner + director of operations

​chairman American Institute of Architects Shanghai 2022


Kathy Zhu Schleiss studied in China and Australia.

Kathy Zhu Schleiss is responsible for operations management, development strategy, business development, customer relations, market research and innovation strategy.

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Joachim Waack

Dipl. Ing., Freier Architekt 


Chamber of Architects North Rhine-Westphalia / Germany


Joachim Waack studied in Stuttgart and Chicago and cooperates with tfa since 2005.

Joachim Waack focuses on reuse and renovation projects

as well as on detailed design and construction management.