Surbana Jurong names Sean Chiao new group CEO
In its statement on March 9, Surbana Jurong says Chiao gives the firm more than 35 years’ knowledge in creation and also engineering consulting for the constructed surrounding alongside worldwide business management. His most recent duty at AECOM was president for structures and locations worldwide business line. Chiao had actually even headed AECOM’s Asia Pacific business as its head of state.
Sean Chiao, who was a top executive at AECOM, has recently been identified as brand-new group chief executive officer of Surbana Jurong. Chiao takes control of the role left by Wong Heang Fine, that resigned last September.
” Sean has comprehensive Asia Pacific along with international experience, profound understandings to the sector and a superior record of organization outcomes,” states Surbana Jurong’s chairman Chaly Mah.
He is to assist Surbana Jurong, a branch of Temasek Holdings, accelerate its modification into an international consulting superior in city, infrastructure as well as took care of business.
“In ending up being a leading metropolitan, infrastructure and managed solutions consulting company, Surbana Jurong will be able to offer the full scope of our worldwide competence to consumers and even neighborhoods in every place,” he adds.
Chiao says that in recent times, he has actually observed how Surbana Jurong accelerate its technique around client emphasis, sustainability, including data-driven options.
Chiao, who was from Taiwan, carries a degree 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.
“I’m inspired by the SJ 2.0 approach to place Surbana Jurong for management in an age of sustainability and digital change, and also as an employer of option in the developed setting, and I’m expecting working with the team to satisfy these goals,” says Chiao.
” We are certain that we have indeed found in Sean the ideal head for Surbana Jurong as we progress the implementation of SJ 2.0, the group’s roadmap to turning into one of the top city, structure and also took care of services advising firms in Asia Pacific.”