Dato' Voon Tin Yow
Chief Executive Officer
Dato' Voon Tin Yow holds a Master of Science in Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, United States and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, United States.
Dato’ Voon Tin Yow has 35 years of working experience in the construction and property development industry, which includes 3 years in construction site management and 32 years in management of property development. He began his career in 1984 in Kimali Construction Sdn Bhd as a site engineer and went on to become the development engineer in Juru Bena Tenaga Sdn Bhd in 1986. In 1990, he joined Syarikat Kemajuan Jerai Sdn Bhd as Project Manager and was subsequently appointed as the General Manager in 1994.
Dato’ Voon was previously an Executive Director at S P Setia Berhad (“S P Setia”) and held the post of Chief Operating Officer from 1996 to 2014, during which he also acted as the Acting President and Chief Executive Officer from 1 May 2014 until 31 December 2014. During his tenure in S P Setia, he oversaw the development of the entire eco-system to establish the company’s policies and procedures. He played a key role in leading the Malaysian consortium comprising S P Setia and Rimbunan Hijau Group to jointly develop the China-Malaysia Qinzhou Industrial Park in the People’s Republic of China with a Chinese consortium.
Dato’ Voon joined Eco World Development Group Berhad in 2015 as an Executive Director. He was also a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of EcoWorld International Berhad since 2017. He resigned from the board of both companies in February 2020.
Teh Chin Guan
Chief Operating Officer, Central Region
Mr Teh Chin Guan holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. He is currently a member of the Harvard Club of Malaysia.
Before joining IOI Group’s property division in year 2006, Mr Teh had held various senior positions in Berjaya Land Bhd and he brings with him many years of experience from the property and construction industry. He joined the organisation in August 2006 as an Assistant General Manager in the property division and was promoted to General Manager in July 2009.
Mr Teh was subsequently promoted to Property Director on 2 July 2012 and redesignated to his current position as Chief Operating Officer of IOI Properties Group in 2014 after the de-merger of the property division. He has since played a major role in contributing towards the Group’s property development in the growth corridor of the Klang Valley.
Lim Beng Yeang
Chief Operating Officer, Southern Region
Mr Lim Beng Yeang holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Housing Building & Planning from Universiti Sains Malaysia.
He has over thirty-three (33) years of experience in areas such as township planning, designs development, contracts administration, project management and construction, building management services and sales marketing. He is presently responsible for the Group’s property development business in Johor.
Prior to joining IOI Group, he was a Senior Construction Manager and he has also worked in Indonesia during his tenure with MBf Property Services Sdn Bhd.
Melissa Tan Swee Peng
Chief Financial Officer
Ms Melissa Tan Swee Peng was appointed as Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) of IOI Properties Group Berhad on 1 June 2022. She oversees the functions of Group Finance and Treasury Management, Corporate Finance, Group Legal and Compliance. She is also involved in driving the Group Digital Transformation and Technology, and Sustainability initiatives.
She has more than 24 years of experience in the financial, property and banking industries, holding key roles in finance, investment banking involving areas of corporate finance and capital management. Upon graduation from the University Bedfordshire, United Kingdom in 1997 with a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting, she started her career with the Internal Audit Department of Sunway Holdings Berhad (now known as Sunway Berhad). She then joined the Corporate Finance Department of Aseambankers Malaysia Berhad (now known as Maybank Investment Bank Berhad) in 2001, and was involved in various corporate transactions specialising in mergers and acquisitions, take-overs and equity fund raising activities.
In 2007, she joined S P Setia Berhad ("S P Setia") as a Senior Manager within the Corporate Finance Department and was subsequently promoted to be the Head of Corporate Finance. Under her stewardship, S P Setia successfully completed the issuance of a Sukuk Musharakah Programme which clinched 2 Islamic finance awards, namely the Perpetual Deal of the Year and Musharakah Deal of the Year in 2014.
In April 2014, she joined Eco World Development Group Berhad as the Head of Corporate Finance. During her service period, she led the Initial Public Offering exercise of Eco World International Berhad on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad and spearheaded the implementation of several major corporate transactions involving acquisitions, joint-venture arrangements and equity fund raising.
Prior to joining the Group, she was the CFO of Eco World International Berhad from September 2016 until May 2022. She was responsible for overseeing all financial and corporate matters of Eco World International Berhad including financial reporting, corporate finance, treasury, investor relations and risk management. She was also responsible for overall coordination of sustainability and governance reporting for Eco World International Berhad.