Surbana Jurong names Sean Chiao new group CEO
Sean Chiao, who was a higher exec at AECOM, has recently been named new group CEO of Surbana Jurong. Chiao takes control of the role emptied by Wong Heang Fine, who retired last September.
” Sean has considerable Asia Pacific in addition to global expertise, profound insights to the sector furthermore an exceptional record of service outputs,” says Surbana Jurong’s director Chaly Mah.
In its statement on March 9, Surbana Jurong says Chiao gives the company more than 35 years’ expertise in model and architectural consulting for the constructed surrounding alongside worldwide organization leadership. His most recent function at AECOM was chief executive for structures and locations worldwide business channel. Chiao had also headed AECOM’s Asia Pacific business as its president.
Chiao, who was from Taiwan, carries a level in architecture and also a Master of Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley, including a Master of Architecture in Urban Design from the Graduate School of Design of Harvard University.
” We are positive that we have certainly gotten in Sean the appropriate leader for Surbana Jurong as we progress the implementation of SJ 2.0, the group’s roadmap to turning into one of the top city, facilities as well as took care of services advising firms in Asia Pacific.”
He is to guide Surbana Jurong, a branch of Temasek Holdings, boost its transformation right into an international consulting leader in metropolitan, infrastructure and handled plans.
“In ending up being a leading urban, facilities and managed services consulting company, Surbana Jurong will certainly manage to supply the full scope of our international knowledge to consumers along with areas anywhere,” he includes.
Chiao states that in recent times, he has actually seen how Surbana Jurong speed up its method around customer focus, sustainability, including data-driven options.
“I’m motivated by the SJ 2.0 strategy to position Surbana Jurong for management in an age of sustainability and virtual change, and as a company of selection in the developed atmosphere, also I’m anticipating collaborating with the group to fulfil these goals,” claims Chiao.