Dato’ Voon Tin Yow

Executive Director (EcoWorld Group) Non Independent/Non Executive Director (EcoWorld International)

Dato’ Voon Tin Yow was appointed as an Executive Director of Eco World Development Group Berhad on 20 March 2015. He is the Chairman of the Risk Management Committee.

Dato’ Voon has 33 years of working experience in the construction and property development industry, which includes 3 years in construction site management and 30 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. He was previously an Executive Director at S P Setia Berhad and held the post of Chief Operating Officer from 1996 to 2014. He was also previously the Acting President and the Chief Executive Officer of S P Setia Berhad from 1 May 2014 until 31 December 2014. During his tenure in S P Setia Berhad, he oversaw the development of the entire eco-system to establish the company’s policies and procedures.

Dato’ Voon played a key role in leading the Malaysian consortium comprising S P Setia Berhad and Rimbunan Hijau Group to jointly develop the China-Malaysia Qinzhou Industrial Park (QIP) in the People’s Republic of China with a Chinese consortium.

He was appointed as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Eco World International Berhad on 14 September 2017.