About Soilbuild

Management Team

SINGAPORE


Mr Chooi Yue Chiong
Director, Design And Planning
Mr Ho Chan Teck Patrick
Director, Projects
Mr Ng Kwoon Hong
Director, Projects
Ms Winny Monica Oei
Director, Contract & Procurement
Mr Lim Thiam Lay
Director, Mechanical & Electrical
Mr Ding Yen Shee, Daniel
Director, Civil Engineering
Mr Wong Yoon Thim
Director, Corporate Services
 

MYANMAR


Mr Moe Zaw
Non-Executive Chairman for Myanmar Business
Mr Ngwe Zaw
Director, Myanmar Business

MR CHOOI YUE CHIONG

DIRECTOR, DESIGN AND PLANNING

Mr Chooi Yue Chiong is our Director, Design and Planning. He is involved in the construction design, specifications and drawings in our construction projects to derive cost savings through improvements in construction methods, sequence and/ or material use. Mr Chooi has nearly 30 years of related experience in the construction industry, having worked in various engineering and construction companies.

PRIOR EXPERIENCE:
  • 2011 to 2013, worked for SB Procurement Pte. Ltd., responsible for driving the Group’s procurement planning and spearheading improvements in construction methodologies
  • 2007 to 2011, General Manager at Soil- Build (Pte.) Ltd., responsible for day-to-day operations of the projects and construction management, and oversees the quantity survey department and the deployment of key staff and project training
  • 2006 to 2007, Project Manager at Sunhuan Construction Pte Ltd
  • 2003 to 2005, Senior Project Manager at Sanchoon Builder Pte Ltd
  • 2001 to 2003, Senior Project Manager at a subsidiary of Soilbuild Group Holdings Ltd., heading the projects and quantity survey departments
  • 1992 to 2000, Project Manager at Soil-Build (Pte.) Ltd.

Mr Chooi holds a Diploma in Civil Engineering from Singapore Polytechnic and a Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management) with Honours (First Class) from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.


MR HO CHAN TECK PATRICK

DIRECTOR, PROJECTS

Mr Ho Chan Teck Patrick is our Director, Projects and his role includes the overall management of projects to ensure that the relevant project is on time, within budget and adhere to the safety and health standard with acceptable quality, planning and implementing of project work schedules and formulation of construction budgets. Mr Ho has nearly 30 years of experience in the construction industry.

PRIOR EXPERIENCE:
  • 2004 to 2012, Deputy General Manager at Soilbuild Group Holdings Ltd. and Head of Soilbuild Group Holdings Ltd.’s development management division
  • 1997 to 2004, Manager/Project Manager at Soil-Build (Pte.) Ltd.
  • Prior to 1997, worked in various roles such as a Site Foreman and a Site Manager in various construction companies

Mr Ho obtained a Technician Diploma in Building from Singapore Polytechnic in 1984.


MR NG KWOON HONG

DIRECTOR, PROJECTS

Mr Ng Kwoon Hong is our Director, Projects and his key focus is on the Group’s government related projects. Leveraging on his previous work experiences, he is currently responsible for managing budgets and ensuring the quality, safety and timely delivery of each project. Mr Ng brings to the Group over 30 years of industry expertise, having worked in both public and private sectors.

PRIOR EXPERIENCE:
  • 2009 to 2013, General Manager and Project Director at Soilbuild Group Holdings Ltd. and Soil-Build (Pte.) Ltd. respectively, overseeing projects to ensure quality builds and timely delivery
  • 2007 to 2009, Deputy General Manager at SB Development Pte. Ltd, responsible for reviewing and monitoring with architect and structural engineer for PP, WP and BP submission
  • 1986 to 2007, held various positions at Soil- Build (Pte.) Ltd. which includes Senior Site Foreman, Senior Site Manager and Assistant Project Manager
  • 1982 to 1986, Site Foreman at Eka General Construction

MS WINNY MONICA OEI

DIRECTOR, CONTRACT & PROCUREMENT

Ms Winny Oei is our Director, Contract & Procurement, who leads and monitors the Group’s purchasing and procurement procedures in daily operation since 2012. Her other responsibilities include developing and implementing procedures for internal work processes, establishing long-term cooperation with external vendors, maintaining relationship with clients and securing new tenders or jobs for the Group. Having joined the Group in 2000, she brings with her nearly 30 years of related experience in the industry.

PRIOR EXPERIENCE:
  • 2000 to Present, since joining the Group, she held a few roles in QS and Contract department and Procurement department
  • 1992 to 1994, Senior Cost Estimator at PT Nusa Raya Cipta, Indonesia (previously under Astra Group Indonesia)
  • 1990 to 1992, Assistant Project Manager at PT Pan Karib, Indonesia

Ms Winny Oei holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (with honours) from the University of HKBP Nommensen Indonesia and is registered as member of Auditor under Ministry of Manpower, Indonesia.


MR LIM THIAM LAY

DIRECTOR, MECHANICAL & ELECTRICAL

Mr Lim Thiam Lay is our Director, M&E and is responsible for the day-to-day operation of all mechanical and electrical (“M&E”) related works which include tender bidding and design development. Having worked in various civil engineering and construction companies, Mr Lim brings to the Group over 20 years of related experience in the construction industry.

PRIOR EXPERIENCE:
  • 2001 to 2014, since joining the Group, he held various positions in the M&E department, including M&E Coordinator, Assistant M&E Manager, M&E Manager, Deputy Head and Senior M&E Manager, and Head of M&E at Soil-Build (Pte.) Ltd.
  • Prior to 2001, he had 6 years of experience as M&E Coordinator/ Assistant Manager liaising and coordinating all M&E, structural and architectural works for Toda Corporation, Tekken Corporation and Arab Malaysian Toda Sdn Bhd

Mr Lim obtained a Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from the Institute Teknologi Jaya, Malaysia in 1992.


MR DING YEN SHEE DANIEL

DIRECTOR, CIVIL ENGINEERING

Mr Ding Yen Shee Daniel is our Director of Civil Engineering. Mr Ding joined the Group in 2015. His responsibilities are to lead the civil engineering division of the Group, strategising the day-to-day operation within the division, leading the tender bidding and overseeing the execution of the civil works projects.

PRIOR EXPERIENCE:
  • 2012 to 2015, Director, Business Development & Investment at Soilbuild Group Holdings Ltd.
  • 2008 to 2012, Senior Investment Manager at Mapletree Logistics Trust Management Ltd
  • 2007 to 2008, Associate at IFS Capital Limited
  • 2005 to 2007, Deputy Business Development Manager (Regional) at VSL Singapore Pte Ltd
  • 2004 to 2005, Business Development Manager (based in China) at OKP Investment (China) Pte Ltd
  • 2002 to 2004, Marketing Engineer at VSL Singapore Pte Ltd

Mr Ding graduated from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Civil & Environmental Engineering (Honours) in 2002. He obtained his Master of Business Administration (specialized in Strategy) from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore in 2010.


MR WONG YOON THIM

DIRECTOR, CORPORATE SERVICES

Mr Wong Yoon Thim is our Director, Corporate Services and is responsible for the execution and day-to-day operation of various functions of the Group which include finance and accounting, human resource and administration, as well as corporate affairs.

PRIOR EXPERIENCE:
  • 2010 to 2013, Group Chief Financial Officer and Company secretary of OTO Holdings Limited
  • 2006 to 2010, Chief Financial Officer of CMZ Holdings Ltd
  • 2005 to 2006, Finance Manager of Muhibbah Petrochemical Engineering Sdn. Bhd.

Mr Wong is a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.


MYANMAR

MR MOE ZAW

NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN FOR MYANMAR BUSINESS

Mr Moe Zaw is the Non-executive Chairman for the Group’s business in Myanmar. He is responsible to provide leadership to our management team and to promote our business in Myanmar. Mr Moe Zaw has over 40 years of experience in various industrial sectors in Myanmar and the global market across Asia, Europe and the United States of America, which include oil and gas sector, logistic operations, supply chain management, pharmaceutical manufacturing, sales and marketing, engineering as well as fund management. He has also acted as business advisors and involved in various reorganisation, re-structuring, acquisition and merger exercises of multi-national corporations both in the western countries and Myanmar.

Mr Moe Zaw holds a Bachelor of Economics (Planning and Development) from the Rangoon Institute of Economics, Myanmar, Diploma in Marketing from Chartered Institute of Marketing UK and attended executive education programs at universities including the Harvard University and the Harvard Business School.


MR NGWE ZAW

DIRECTOR, MYANMAR BUSINESS

Mr Ngwe Zaw is our Director, Myanmar Business. He joined the Group in 2013. His responsibilities are to lead the day-to-day operation of the Group’s subsidiaries in Myanmar, leading the tender bidding and overseeing the execution of the construction works in Myanmar.

PRIOR EXPERIENCE:
  • 2005 to 2013, Project Director at MA Builders Pte Ltd
  • 2000 to 2005, Deputy Project Manager at Ban Teck Construction Pte Ltd
  • 1998 to 2000, Site Engineer at Aoki Corporation Singapore Branch

Mr Ngwe Zaw holds a Diploma in Civil Engineering from Government Technical Institute, Insein, Myanmar, and a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from Heriot-Watt University.