Our Team Core Leadership Team

Dr. Ir. BEH KOOI HO

Chief Executive Officer

B. Eng (Hons) Mechanical
MBA in Construction Management

PhD in International Business Management 

Professional Engineer Registered Board of Engineer Malaysia (BEM);

International Professional Engineer (IntPE);

ASEAN Charted Professional Engineer (ACPE);

Member of The Institution of Engineer Malaysia (IEM);

ASEAN Engineering Register (AER);

Registered Green Building Index Facilitator; 

Malaysia Green Building Council (MGBC) Professional Membership 

The highly experienced, Dr. Ir. Beh Kooi Ho, holds a Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Mechanical & Mechatronic Engineering from National Taiwan Ocean University, Taiwan, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in International Business Management. He is a Registered Professional Engineer with Practicing Certificate of the Board of Engineer Malaysia (BEM) and is a certified Green Building Facilitator (GBIF) with the Green Building Index (GBI) since 2013. In 2020, he was elected as a professional member of Malaysia Green Building Council (Malaysia GBC). He also holds memberships in regional Engineering bodies, including the PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION (APEC), APEC/IntPE International Professional Engineers Registers, ASEAN Engineering Register (AER) and ASEAN Chartered Professional Engineer (ACPE). Most recently,  he received the 5th Malaysia Top Entrepreneur of The Year Awards (AEEF) in recognition of his outstanding entrepreneurship and sound business acumen.

 

Dr. Ir. Beh Kooi Ho’s is an expert in Mechanical and Electrical Services with an illustrious engineering career of 15 years in Construction and Building Industry. He has vast experiences in Mechanical & Piping of storage tanks, steel structures, industrial oil and gas piping, as well as Electrical and Instrumentation in oil & gas (refinery), petrochemicals, power generation and transmission. Dr. Ir. Beh pursued certification as a Green Building Facilitator (GBIF) as he is passionate about helping the industry develop sustainable frameworks and guiding principles while taking into considerations the Economic, Environmental and Social (EES) risks and opportunities. This goes alongside the financial implications of sustainable development as a measure to generate long term benefits and business continuity. Prior to starting SD Associates Sdn. Bhd. and assuming the position as the Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Ir. Beh was appointed as the Senior Manager Serba Dinamik Group Berhad, focusing on Project Management for Power Plant, Construction and Building Industry.

Dr. Ir. BEH KIM BOON

Associated Director

B. Eng (Hons) Civil

Master of Business Administration

Professional Engineer Registered Board of Engineer Malaysia (BEM);

Member Institute of Engineer Malaysia (MIEM);

The specialised Dr. Ir. Beh Kim Boon holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering from University of Malaya and at a later stage of his career, obtained a doctorate degree. He is also a registered member of the Board of Engineer Malaysia (BEM).

 

He started his engineering career as a Design Engineer in structural division and has over 20 years of extensive and valuable experiences specializing in infrastructure and construction. He has been involved in major infrastructure projects including suspension bridges, segmented bridges, elevated highway structures and the formation of precast concrete segments and gateway beams, as well as prestressing and launching work. Dr. Ir. Beh also played an instrumental role in the project management of the Kuala Lumpur Monorail and Putrajaya Monorail projects, the Selayang Pasar Borong Interchange, Sunway Pyramid II Sky ramp, CT5 Whalf Westport Pulau Indah and the Dewan Kuliah Pusat Ke-2 for University Malaysia Sabah, lending his expertise to each of the projects.

Prior to being appointed as General Manager, Operations SD Associates Sdn. Bhd., he was the General Manager, Operations of Vizione Construction Sdn. Bhd.

Ir. LAI KHOON WAH

Head of Engineering Department

Professional Engineer Registered Board of Engineer Malaysia (BEM).

 

Ir. Lai Khoon Wah holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana, U.S.A. and is a Registered Professional Engineer Board of Engineers (BEM), Malaysia. He has over 20 years of project management experiences in Oil & Gas and its supporting industrial facilities, Power Plants, M&E building and Turnkey Design and Build projects. He started his engineering career as a Mechanical Project Engineer in ACIES Engineering at Sunnyvale, California, U.S.A in 2000 where he performed system and component design layouts, engineering layout and production for HVAC. He also participated in different types of renovation and refurbishment projects including Starbucks Coffee Cafes and Apple Computer Retail Stores.

 

Ir. Lai joined Dialog Construction Sdn Bhd as the Project Manager in 2013, lending his technical expertise in PSR2 & MG3 Turnaround in 2015 at Melaka PETRONAS Refinery Plant’s planning and field execution of plant shutdown and tank cleaning. Since 2016, Ir Lai has been a Project Manager in Serba Dinamik Group Berhad and participated in different turnkey, oil & gas and industrial development projects, acting as Project Developer to manage external consultants and participate in the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) for the LNG Terminal Hub in Probolinggo at Indonesia. He has also led a team of local architects and consultants through the process of design, tender, awarding of contract as well as the construction and project implementation for Integrated Oil & Gas Support Facilities at Kidurong, Bintulu, Sarawak, Malaysia. Ir. Lai also led and managed the entire team of contractors at the Site Facilities for Jimah East Power 2 x 1000MW Coal Fire Power Plant in Malaysia, ensuring quality site installation that was in accordance to relevant codes, standards and regulations.

BRYANT FAN, PMP

Head of Project Management  Office

B. Sc (Hons) Mechanical

Certified Project Management Professional (PMP);

Member Registered Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM);

Registered Associate ASEAN Engineer (AAE);

Registered Competence Scaffold Erector;

Registered Competence Scaffold Inspector.

Bryant Fan Yong Hon holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from University Tenaga Nasional, Malaysia. He is a Certified Project Management Professional, PMP, a Registered Member of Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM), Construction Industry Development Board Malaysia (CIDB), as well as a Registered Graduate Member of The Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM) and a Registered Associate ASEAN Engineer (AAE). In addition, Bryant is also a Registered Competence Scaffold Erector and Registered Competence Scaffold Inspector.

 

Bryant has more than 16 years working experience in project, process, maintenance & mechanical engineering with extensive practical experience in Project Management, Construction Management, OHSAS and Maintenance & Plant Turnaround Management covering small to large-scale EPC works and has strong capabilities in managing budgets, costs, resources and project deliverables. Prior to joining SD Associates as the Head of Project Management, he held positions in the YTL Group, Li & Fung Group and CBRE, he has successfully deployed various large scale projects.

 

His involvement spans from planning, leading, monitoring and coordinating the building & construction projects including all interior fit-out, renovation, reinstatement and retrofitting works, to leading and managing project tendering, project scheduling, project costing, quality control project risk management and site compliance to ensure smooth project execution from start to finish and within the targeted timeline and budget.

 

Bryant has vast experience managing projects for multinational corporations such as AMD, AT&T, Asurion, British Petroleum (BP), BT Communication, CSC, CISCO, Cognizant, Exxon Mobil, GSK, Hewlett Pack Enterprise (HPE), Honeywell, Motorola, Nielsen, Newell Rubbermaid, Nokia, Standard Chartered bank, Serba Dinamik, Syngenta, Teleflex, Teva, Woods, XEROX and Zurich Insurance, covering works from Offices & F&B Outlets to Fit-Out, Data Centre Infrastructure Upgrades, Green Field Construction and Expansion, Mixed Development Projects and Electrical Substation Construction.

MEERA MARIMUTU

General Counsel

LLB (Hons) Law

Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya

Meera Marimuthu holds of LLB (Hons) Law from University of Hertfordshire in United Kingdom. She was called to the Bar of England & Wales and became a Barrister of Law, Lincoln’s Inn in 1997 and was later admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 1998.

 

The initial years of Meera’s legal practice with Messrs Saw & Co from 1999-2002 were exposed to many court appearances, with a focus on building contracts disputes, enforcement and recovery of judgment. She subsequently joined Messrs Khaw & Partners as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya specializing in litigation. Her breath of experience includes a spectrum of high-profile suits including acting for foreign institutions and multinational corporations. Her areas of expertise include Banking, Civil Litigation, Corporate Litigation, Building Contract Disputes, Probate (contentious and non-contentious) as well as Contract and Tort. She also served as an advisor to prepare, conduct, supervise and manage trials in the High Court, appeals in the High Court and Court of Appeal.

 

She moved on to become Vice President, Compliance, Legal & Corporate Services Department of Affin Hwang Investment Bank Berhad in 2007, specializing in Legal & Advisory. Her scope of work includes vetting all legal documents to be executed by the bank from all business units, and advising on all relevant legal issues. Meera also managed the litigation portfolio of the bank by commencing and defending legal proceedings. She provided written opinions on all legal issues and assisted in due diligence exercises as well as corporate finance advisory. Meera has vast experience with regulatory bodies as she regularly furnished information and reports to the Securities Commission, Bursa Malaysia and the Central Bank of Malaysia. She was an instrumental advisor in the implementation, development, enforcement and compliance of The Competition Act 2010 (“CA”) and The Financial Services Act 2012 (“FSA”) in Affin Hwang Investment Bank.

Key Management Member

Ar. CHEAH SY MIN

Head of Architecture Division

B. (Hons) Architecture

Professional Architect Registered Board of Architects Malaysia (LAM); Member Registered Malaysian Institute of Architects (PAM).

Area of Expertise

  • 15 years in Construction Industry

Ar. SAM CHIN YEE

Head of Drafting Division

B. (Hons) Architecture

Professional Architect Registered Board of Architects Malaysia (LAM); Member Registered Malaysian Institute of Architects (PAM).

Area of Expertise

  • 7 years in Construction Industry

B. Eng (Hons) Mechanical;

Master of Business Administration;

Professional Engineer Registered Board of Engineer Malaysia (BEM); International Professional Engineer (IntPE);

ASEAN Charted Professional Engineer (ACPE);

ASEAN Engineer Register (AER);

Member of The Institution of Engineer Malaysia (IEM);

Member of American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineer (ASHRAE);

Registered Green Building Index Facilitator (GIBF); 

Green Star Rating & Green Building Index for Australia;

SPAN Registered Competent Person for Sewerage Treatment Plant Engineer;

Area of Expertise

  • 23 years in Construction Industry

YOW WENG CHOONG

Project Manager

B.Sc (Hons) Building Construction Management

Area of Expertise

  • 19 years in Construction Industry

WALTON TANG

Deputy Project Manager

B.Sc (Hons) Mechanical;
Commonwealth Executive 
Master of Business Administration (CeBMA)

Area of Expertise
• 8 years in Construction Industry
• 2 years in Product Design and Manufacturing

JEFF YONG

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Registered Provisional QS with Board of Quantity Surveyors Malaysia (BQSM).

 

Area of Expertise

  • 7 years in Construction Industry

WILKIN MOK WAI HENG

Senior Project Executive

B.Sc (Hons) Building Construction Management;

M. Sc Project Management

Area of Expertise

  • 15 years in Construction Industry

LILY WONG CHAI LI

Senior Process Engineer

B. Eng (Hons) Chemical

Area of Expertise

  • 6 years in O&G EPCC

LIDIYA KULMAGAMBETOVA

Project Architect

B. Sc (Hons) Architecture;

M. Sc Project Management

 

Area of Expertise

  • 4 years in Construction Industry

ALVIN TAN LAY SENG

Head of Construction Management Department

 

Area of Expertise

  • 44 years in Construction Industry

CHEW CHOON KOOI

Construction Manager

 

Area of Expertise

  • 40 years in Construction Industry

HALIM SHAH BIN AHMAD

Senior Inspector of Work

Inspector of Works Registered Board of Engineer Malaysia (BEM).


Area of Expertise

  • 30 years in Construction Industry

NATHAN HON KAH HOU

Deputy Construction Manager

B. Sc (Hons) Building

Area of Expertise

  • 7 years in Construction Industry

Ir. WONG SHIAN CHING

Principle of Mechanical & Electrical Division

LEW SENG YAU, PMP

Project Manager

B.Sc (Hons) Mechanical

Certified Project Management Professional (PMP);

Registered M&E Resident Engineer (Singapore);

Registered Associated ASEAN Engineer (AAE)

Area of Expertise

  • 13 years in Construction Industry

STANLEY NYIPAH LIAN

Head of Health and Safety Department 

B.Sc (Hons) Mechanical

SHO Registered Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH).

 

Area of Expertise

  • 10 years in Construction Industry

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