Surbana Jurong names Sean Chiao new group CEO
Sean Chiao, who was a senior executive at AECOM, has recently been named 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 as well as global knowledge, broad understandings to the market including an outstanding record of organization outcomes,” states Surbana Jurong’s chairperson Chaly Mah.
“In coming to be a leading urban, facilities and managed services consulting firm, Surbana Jurong will have the ability to supply the complete scope of our global expertise to consumers and communities anywhere,” he includes.
” We are positive that we have found in Sean the best leader for Surbana Jurong as we progress the implementation of SJ 2.0, the group’s roadmap to turning into one of the top metropolitan, infrastructure and also took care of services advising providers in Asia Pacific.”
Chiao states that in recent times, he has seen exactly how Surbana Jurong increase its approach around client focus, sustainability, also data-driven services.
“I’m motivated by the SJ 2.0 technique to place Surbana Jurong for management in a period of sustainability and virtual improvement, and also as an employer of selection in the developed setting, also I’m expecting dealing with the group to satisfy these aspirations,” states Chiao.
In its news on March 9, Surbana Jurong says Chiao gives the firm greater than 35 years’ experience in design and also architectural consulting for the built surrounding together with global organization management. His latest duty at AECOM was chief executive for structures as well as locations international business line. Chiao had even headed AECOM’s Asia Pacific organization as its president.
He is to help Surbana Jurong, a part of Temasek Holdings, increase its transformation right into a global consulting leader in urban, infrastructure and handled business.
Chiao, who was from Taiwan, holds a degree in architecture and 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.