FOLLOWING a global election conducted virtually at the International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI) General Assembly on Dec 16, Datuk Koe Peng Kang was appointed as the vice president of FIABCI Asia Pacific, effective May 2021 to May 2023.
With a background of a professional civil engineer, Koe has more than three decades of experience in the fields of engineering, construction, infrastructure works, property development.
Prior to joining S P Setia, Datuk Koe was involved in numerous national projects including the Malaysia Rural Water Supply Scheme and the implementation of the Sungai Selangor Water Supply Phase 1.
He was also part of the Samsung C&T Corporate led South Korean Consortium in its implementation work for the Petronas Twin Towers.
Datuk Koe will be serving together with David Tang from FIABCI Taiwan, Meiko Handoyo from FIABCI Indonesia for the two-year term effective May 2021, under the presidency by Peter Koh from FIABCI Singapore.
Datuk Koe is no stranger to the real estate industry. He joined S P Setia, Malaysia’s leading property developer since 1997 and has held various positions in the Group.
Within the next 30 years, he advanced rapidly through various business and operational roles and is currently the senior executive vice president in the group.
He is responsible for the overall oversight, including the management and supervision of major projects in the group notably pioneering the multi-award-winning eco-themed developments namely Setia Eco Park, Setia Eco Glades, Setia Eco Templer and Setia Warisan Tropika in the central region of Peninsular Malaysia. – Dec 19, 2020