The Managing Director at Land and General Berhad, Low Gay Teck has a Bachelors in Civil Engineering from Victoria University (AUS).He has had 25 years in Property Development and Project Management, handling and implementing projects such as residential, commercial, shopping complex, hotel, golf course, condominium and service apartments. With his extensive background he has come to believe that:
“By focusing on fundamental design principles of practicality, functionality and efficiency, our products and services are benchmarked with innovative differentiation, offered to the well-deserved community at large”.
The Chief Financial Officer at Land & General Berhad, Tan Boon Siong graduated with Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree from The University of Melbourne and is a member of Australia CPA. He has over 25 years of finance experience which included stints at one of the Big Four accounting firms, corporate finance and investment banking at an investment bank, finance director at a Malaysian conglomerate, including a 9-year stint in the United Kingdom. Prior to taking over the role of CFO, he was the Company’s Corporate Advisor.
He believes that Finance must play leading roles in strategy development, decision-making and organizational transformations in a successful organization.
The Principal of Sekolah Sri Bestari, Dr. Steven Baptist has a Bachelors/ Masters/ PHD B.Sc. (Hons.), M.Sc., MBA, LLB (Hons.) and Ph.D. in Education. With more than 15 years working in Private Education in various capacities, he has a strong background in education and a passion for the future of the industry:
“Education in Malaysia is getting more focus and attention as we move towards a fully developed nation status. With the advent of technology and new teaching and learning methodologies, I bring with me a wealth of knowledge and experience required in an intense academic pursuit that I would share with the community for the benefit of all. Here at Sri Bestari we are endowed with the spirit of ‘I can, I shall’ in all that we do.”
The Senior Project Manager of Land and General Berhad, Chin Foo Teck has a Masters in Business Administration from Leicester University (UK) & Diploma in Building from Tunku Abdul Rahman College KL. In his 30 years in the Construction Industry, he has spent 26 years in Contractor Organisation, gaining experience in pre and post contract administration as well as project administration and has spent the other 4 years in the development line, emphasising in high rise construction projects. He believes that:
“Quality and timeliness of construction and satisfaction of purchasers being first priority and deliver the project in time, and added value to the project in term of quality and functionality of the products. When there is a will nothing is impossible. Learning new things and ideas is a continuing process and to impact the ideas into reality”.
Jenny Yap, the Senior Manager Township Development has more than 20 years working experience in the property development industry.
The Group Financial Controller of Land and General Berhad, Jenny Chee has a Professional Qualification from CPA Malaysia and is a member of Malaysia Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICCPA) and also Malaysian Institute of Accountants.
Prior to Land & General, she worked with another public listed company as well as being an auditor with one of the Big Four accounting firms. She holds to the belief that: “Change is inevitable but along with it comes opportunities, so take the challenge, embrace it and forge forward”.
The Principal of Sri Bestari International School, Dr. Wong Siew Chin holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Chemistry (2002), a Master of Science in Chemistry (2006) and a Doctorate in Management and Education Policy (2013) from University of Malaya before obtaining her second Master’s degree in Business Administration (2017) from Monash University.
Dr. Wong has more than 15 years of work experience in the private education industry. Prior to joining Lang Education Sdn. Bhd, Dr. Wong was with Cempaka International School where she helmed various academic and management positions over the past 14 years, from an A-Level teacher to becoming the Head of A-Level (Cambridge International Examinations) and later as a Principal in Cempaka Schools (National and International Schools), Cheras campus.
Dr. Wong believes that children should be reminded to remain true to themselves and be intentional in building their own identity—to know their calling in life, to learn how to do it well and to create value in the world. A mother of two and still a teacher at heart, she considers it a privilege that her students and children define her identity.
The Secretary of Land & General Berhad and its subsidiaries, Lee Siw Yeng has a professional qualification and is an Associate Member of the Malaysian Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.
With more than 10 years working experience in corporate secretarial practice and general administrative works, she has a clear vision of her role within the Company:
“My goal is to provide the highest standard of support services to all levels of the management of the Group, shareholders and various stakeholders of the Group”
The Senior Project Manager of Land and General Berhad, Chiah Hwa Kai has a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.) Civil Engineering degree from the University of Leeds (UK) and is a graduate member of BEM and IEM.
Mr. Tai Yoon Jen holds a BDev. Sc and a MSc. in Planning. He has about 22 years’ experience in property development and construction industry and held senior management positions in various public-listed companies within the property development industry. Mr. Tai beliefs that any successful endeavour is through team effort and continuous improvement of the entire team and company as a whole.