Surbana Jurong names Sean Chiao new group CEO
In its announcement on March 9, Surbana Jurong states Chiao gives the firm more than 35 years’ experience in creation and also engineering consultation for the built environment together with worldwide organization leadership. His newest function at AECOM was chief executive for structures and areas international business channel. Chiao had similarly headed AECOM’s Asia Pacific business as its head of state.
” We are positive that we have certainly discovered in Sean the appropriate leader for Surbana Jurong as we advance the execution of SJ 2.0, the group’s roadmap to turning into one of the top urban, infrastructure and managed services advising firms in Asia Pacific.”
He is to help Surbana Jurong, a part of Temasek Holdings, boost its transformation into a worldwide consulting superior in metropolitan, facilities as well as handled business.
Chiao, who was from Taiwan, carries a degree in architecture and also a Master of Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Master of Architecture in Urban Design from the Graduate School of Design of Harvard University.
” Sean has comprehensive Asia Pacific along with international knowledge, profound insights to the industry and an exceptional performance history of company results,” states Surbana Jurong’s director Chaly Mah.
Chiao states that recently, he has seen how Surbana Jurong speed up its technique around customer focus, sustainability, also data-driven solutions.
Sean Chiao, who was a higher exec at AECOM, has recently been called new group chief executive officer of Surbana Jurong. Chiao takes over the role vacated by Wong Heang Fine, that retired last September.
“I’m influenced by the SJ 2.0 approach to set up Surbana Jurong for leadership in a period of sustainability along with digital transformation, and as an employer of selection in the developed setting, plus I’m anticipating collaborating with the group to satisfy these aspirations,” states Chiao.
“In becoming a leading urban, facilities and managed solutions consulting organization, Surbana Jurong will certainly have the ability to provide the full scope of our worldwide competence to customers and communities everywhere,” he adds.