Surbana Jurong names Sean Chiao new group CEO
In its statement on March 9, Surbana Jurong states Chiao offers the company greater than 35 years’ expertise in model and architectural consulting for the constructed environment as well as international business leadership. His latest duty at AECOM was president for buildings and also places international business channel. Chiao had also headed AECOM’s Asia Pacific business as its president.
Sean Chiao, who was a top exec at AECOM, has already been identified as brand-new group CEO of Surbana Jurong. Chiao takes over the role vacated by Wong Heang Fine, who resigned last September.
” Sean has substantial Asia Pacific as well as international experience, profound insights to the industry and an outstanding record of organization outcomes,” says Surbana Jurong’s chairperson Chaly Mah.
“I’m motivated by the SJ 2.0 method to set up Surbana Jurong for leadership in a period of sustainability and even digital transformation, and also as a company of choice in the constructed setting, and I’m eagerly anticipating working with the team to meet these ambitions,” claims Chiao.
Chiao, who was from Taiwan, holds a level 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.
“In coming to be a leading metropolitan, infrastructure and managed services consulting company, Surbana Jurong will certainly manage to offer the complete scope of our worldwide knowledge to clients and areas in every place,” he includes.
He is to help Surbana Jurong, a branch of Temasek Holdings, increase its transformation right into a global consulting superior in urban, framework and managed business.
” We are confident that we have found in Sean the appropriate leader for Surbana Jurong as we advance the implementation of SJ 2.0, the group’s roadmap to turning into one of the leading urban, infrastructure and managed services consulting companies in Asia Pacific.”
Chiao claims that in recent times, he has observed just how Surbana Jurong accelerate its approach around client focus, sustainability, including data-driven services.