Surbana Jurong names Sean Chiao new group CEO
Sean Chiao, who was a senior exec at AECOM, has already been called new group chief executive officer of Surbana Jurong. Chiao takes over the role emptied by Wong Heang Fine, that resigned last September.
” We are confident that we have indeed found 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 leading urban, infrastructure as well as handled services advising firms in Asia Pacific.”
In its announcement on March 9, Surbana Jurong says Chiao offers the firm more than 35 years’ experience in creation and architectural consulting for the developed surrounding alongside global business leadership. His most recent role at AECOM was chief executive for buildings as well as locations worldwide business channel. Chiao had similarly headed AECOM’s Asia Pacific business as its head of state.
Chiao says that in the last few years, he has actually observed exactly how Surbana Jurong speed up its technique around client focus, durability, also data-driven options.
He is to guide Surbana Jurong, a part of Temasek Holdings, boost its change right into an international consulting leader in city, framework and managed plans.
“I’m inspired by the SJ 2.0 method to set up Surbana Jurong for management in an era of sustainability and digital change, and also as a company of choice in the built atmosphere, and I’m anticipating collaborating with the team to meet these ambitions,” claims Chiao.
” Sean has considerable Asia Pacific as well as global expertise, broad understandings to the sector and a superior track record of service outcomes,” states Surbana Jurong’s chairman Chaly Mah.
Chiao, who was from Taiwan, holds a level in architecture and also a Master of Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley, plus a Master of Architecture in Urban Design from the Graduate School of Design of Harvard University.
“In coming to be a leading city, infrastructure and managed solutions consulting organization, Surbana Jurong will be able to provide the full scope of our global knowledge to consumers along with neighborhoods anywhere,” he includes.