Alan Barr

Alan Barr

Founder, greymatters

Alan Barr is Founder of the award-winning boutique hospitality design agency greymatters. Specialising in concept & planning, architecture, interiors, product design, food & beverage, and brand & identity design – exclusively focused towards boutique and flagged hospitality developments – Mr Barr has led the agency to become one of the region’s most sought after hospitality design partners.

With more than twenty years’ experience, Alan has always been self-employed and entrepreneurial. Since establishing greymatters in 2012, he has designed branded properties across the globe including a wide range of typologies, from hotels and resorts to restaurants, casinos, super-yachts, private helicopters, country clubs, lifestyle-retail developments, wellness retreats and bespoke residential developments.

Before establishing greymatters, Barr worked as Managing Director, Asia for Sydney-based [CHADA] and Creative Director at BLINK Design Group. He began his career as Principal and Managing Director of zeffdesign in his native New York.