As our Group Managing Director, Dato’ Ang Cheng Siong is responsible for the overall management, strategic planning and business development of our Group. He obtained his Diploma in Building Technology from Tunku Abdul Rahman College (now known as Tunku Abdul Rahman University College) in 1980. He subsequently obtained his Master of Business Administration (Finance) degree from the University of Hull, United Kingdom in 1992. He began his career in 1980 with Pembinaan Leow Tuck Chui & Son Sdn. Bhd. as a Quantity Surveyor and left in 1981. He then joined Syarikat Manong Sdn. Bhd. in 1981 as a Site Supervisor. During his tenure in Syarikat Manong Sdn. Bhd., he was promoted to Senior Supervisor in 1983 and Site Agent in 1985. In 1988, he left Syarikat Manong Sdn. Bhd. and joined Ho Hup Construction Company Sdn. Bhd. (now known as Ho Hup Construction Company Berhad) as a Tender Manager. In 1992, he set up Ikhmas Jaya. Subsequently in 1994, he left Ho Hup Construction Company Berhad to manage Ikhmas Jaya. He has accumulated more than 30 years of extensive experience and expertise in the construction field via his involvement in various types of projects involving buildings, highways, dams, marine works, laying pipes, bridges, breakwater constructions, sewerage treatment plants, water supply projects and sports complexes.
Dato’ Ir. Dr. Khoo Ping Sen is responsible for managing and supervising the design and method of construction for all projects carried out by our Group. He is also responsible for the special projects undertaken by our Group and our Group’s business development. He graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering degree with Honours from Monash University, Australia in 1975. He was granted the Monash University Graduate Scholarship and pursued his doctorate degree at the same university and obtained his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Civil Engineering majoring in structures in 1979. He began his career in 1979 with Wan Mohamed & Khoo Sdn. Bhd. as an Engineer. He was promoted to the positions of Senior Engineer, Associate, Senior Associate and Director before he left the company in 1990. In 1990, he joined Ho Hup Construction Company Sdn. Bhd. (now known as Ho Hup Construction Company Berhad) as a Senior Project Manager, where he was in charge of the Design Department and Bore Piling Division. In 1997, he left Ho Hup Construction Company Berhad as a General Manager to join Ikhmas Jaya in the same year as the Managing Director. He has been a member of the Institution of Engineers, Malaysia since 1983. He has been involved in the construction industry for more than 35 years and his expertise is in the area of structural design which focuses on bridges, high-rise buildings and industrial buildings. He also specialises in bore piling and foundation works.
Mr Siew Mun Lout is responsible for the dayto-day operations of all projects undertaken by our Group. He graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering with Honours from the University of New South Wales, Australia in 1987. He began his career with Syarikat Manong Sdn. Bhd. in 1987 as Site Engineer. In 1990, he left Syarikat Manong Sdn.Bhd. and joined Ho Hup Construction Company Sdn. Bhd. (now known as Ho Hup Construction Company Berhad) as a Site Engineer. He was subsequently promoted to the positions of Construction Engineer and Project Engineer before he left in 1994 to join Ikhmas Jaya as Project Manager in the same year. He was then promoted to Senior Project Manager in 1997 and promoted as General Manager of Rekavista in 1998. Subsequently in 2002, he was promoted to Executive Director of Ikhmas Jaya. He has more than 25 years of construction experience in bridge works, earthworks and roadworks including breakwater constructions and was involved in numerous types of projects involving highways, dams, marine works, laying pipes, bridge constructions, bore piling and basement constructions.
Dato' Sri Gan is an outstanding entrepreneur with over 15 years of experience in property development & multi-businesses investments. Todate, he had completed property development, inclusive of residential, industrial and commercial worth over RM300 million in GDV. Presently, he also invested in food and beverage industry especially Chinese Fine Dining & Banquet event. Dato' Sri Gan's perseverance and hard work had won him ASEAN Business Outstanding Award in 2016. As Chairman of Mirame Land Berhad, he strongly believed that team work, enthusiasm for creating values and constantly ensuring business model remain prudent are the way forward to create a better future environment.
Datuk Tan is a businessman with twenty (20) years of experience in various industries such as timber mining, hotel resort, housing land development and finance investment holding. He is the Executive Chairman of TCH Resources Group and also holds directorship in Wazlian Group, the Vice President of TA PAY Group as well as IBG Group. He also holds other chairmanships in several associations, President of Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce (Kelantan branch), Vice President of Malaysia-Guangzhou Investment Association, and Advisor to Hongkong Chamber of commerce and ASEAN Chamber of Commerce (Thailand). Currently, Datuk Tan sits on the Board of Smtrack Berhad as an Executive Director and Ni Hsin Resources Berhad as an Independent Non-Executive Director. He is also the Vice Chairman of Gunung Resources Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Gunung Capital Berhad.
Mr Leong Kah Mun is the Chairman of the Audit and Risk Management Committee and a Member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee. Mr Leong is a Chartered Accountant of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA). He is also an Associate Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia (IIAM) and a HRDF Certified Trainer. Mr Leong is currently the managing partner of NGAGE Advisory PLT, a boutique corporate consultancy specializing in IPO advisories for Bursa Malaysia and Hong Kong Stock Exchange, corporate fund raising, corporate turnaround and restructuring, corporate governance, internal auditing, risk management and performance improvement. Mr Leong is also the founder & chief executive officer of Talent Workroom Sdn Bhd, a co-working space and HRDF Registered Training Provider. Mr Leong began his career in statutory audit assurance and subsequently moved into senior positions in private and public listed companies in Main Market, with businesses in property development, main contractor, manufacturing, trading and quarrying.
Mr Yong Kok Yee is a member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee and Nomination and Remuneration Committee. Mr Yong has a total of 35 years working experience in building industry, construction and project management. Mr Yong started his career with a construction company as the Project Engineer/Chief Coordinator before joining several property development companies. Mr Yong has overseen the successful completion of a few medium to large development projects with a combined GDV valued at RM2 billion and had successful revive a 120 beds hospital project and renegotiated with the client, contractors and suppliers on the outstanding payment, remaining works, supply of material and equipment required to complete the project. In 2014, Mr Yong joined UM Builders Sdn Bhd as its CEO before leaving in 2018. During his tenure there, he had revamped the organisation structure and had managed to create a leaner and effective new team within 6 months. He had turned the company around from RM40 million deficit and had led the Company to successfully complete a 5 star rated hotel, a 36 storey high end service apartment and 500 units of landed strata title.
Mr Lim Kean Lam is the Chairman of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee and a member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee. Mr Lim was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor in the High Court of Malaya in March 1996. In October 1996, Mr Lim founded his own legal firm namely K.L. Lim & Lee with the ambition to build the Firms reputation in personalized professional legal service to a growing discerning clientele including Hong Kong, China and Singapore. During these years, Mr Lim has outshine in the professional legal field and has been appointed to be the personal legal advisor by many prominent entrepreneur. The advisory works involved both litigation matters and conveyancing, corporate and land matters. Besides Legal field, Mr Lim also ventured into an agency business and was appointed as Bank Outsource Agency by numerous local banks, mainly focusing on the sale and marketing for bank products. In 2014, Mr Lim further venture into other business arena related to safety and security, providing 24 hours centre monitoring system and respond team to assist members in emergency and distress situations. In the end of 2019, he founded another new business platform, mainly leverage on the current market trend on e-commerce based. Mr Lim with his motto Give Back to Society has been helping the unfortunate group for more than two decade. He was awarded by CSR Malaysia Award in recognition of his contribution towards the needy and towards the society throughout the years. Mr Lim was also awarded a Human Excellence Golden Award by United Nations University for Global Peace in December 2018 for his contribution towards the society.