Dr. Yu Tat Loong was appointed to the Board of the Company as Executive Director on 28 May 2013.
Dr. Yu first graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering from the University of Bath in England and he continued his studies at the University of Cardiff in Wales, where he obtained his Doctorate of Philosophy. His postgraduate research focused on optimisation of aerospace structures using heuristic algorithms.
Dr Yu is a member of The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and The Institute of Enterprise Risk Practitioners. He is also a certified Enterprise Risk Manager with a specialization in risk management practices for organisations.
He has over 15 years of professional experience in real estate development and management projects across China and Malaysia. His expertise includes extensive knowledge in the in design, planning and construction of real estate, as well as overall operational management experience in leasing, marketing, and facility management of various types of properties such as retail, commercial, hospitality and car parks. Currently, he manages a diverse portfolio of assets with a combined value exceeding USD 1.0 billion. He has consistently demonstrated his ability to meet industry standards by achieving ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard certifications for his operations. His work has been recognized by several prestigious awards, including the International Property Award for real estate developments, and many other accolades.
Dr. Yu has no directorships in other listed issuers in Malaysia.