About Soilbuild

Management Team


Mr Chua Meng Kim
Chief Operations Officer
Andy Koh Tee Yeong
Chief Operations Officer
Mr Sim Teck Wui
Chief Commercial Officer
Mr Lim Thiam Lay
Director, Mechanical & Electrical
Mr Zhang LiPing
General Manager, Precast and Prefabrication Business
Mr Toh Yiqiang
Group Financial Controller


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


Chief Operations Officer

Mr Chua Meng Kim is our Chief Operations Officer.

Mr Chua Meng Kim joined the Group in 2014 and was promoted to his current position as Chief Operations Officer in 2020. His responsibilities includes overall management of projects to ensure that the relevant projects are 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 Chua has over 20 years of experience in the construction industry.

  • 2000 to 2014, Senior Trades Production Manager at Dragages Singapore Pte. Ltd.
  • Prior to 2000, worked in various roles such as Quantity Surveyor, Site Supervisor and Assistant Engineer in various construction companies

Mr Chua graduated from the Curtin University of Technology Australia with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Construction Management and Economic in 1998.

Mr Andy Koh Tee Yeong

Chief Operations Officer

Mr Andy Koh Tee Yeong is our Chief Operations Officer.

Mr Koh’s main responsibility is to provide leadership in the management of all projects, from overall execution and completion to resource allocation and deployment.Mr Koh is also the Group’s key contractor representative to attend to important issues with customers and consultants. Mr Koh has close to 30 years of experience in the construction industry.

  • 2023 to 2024: Director, Operations at Soilbuild Construction Group Ltd
  • 2021 to 2023: Project Director at Boustead Projects Limited
  • 2017 to 2021: Project Director at BHCC Construction Pte Ltd
  • 2014 to 2017: Senior Project Manager at BHCC Construction Pte Ltd
  • 2011 to 2014: Senior Project Manager at Jurong Primewide Pte Ltd
  • 1994 to 2011: Worked in various roles which includes Project Manager, Construction Manager and Senior Project Engineer in various construction companies.


Mr Koh obtained his:

  • Professional Certificate in Real Estate Wealth Management from National University of Singapore Business School in 202
  • Masters in Business Administration and Masters in Project Management from the University of Adelaide, Australia in 2009.
  • Bachelor of Engineering – Honours in Civil Engineering from the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom in 1997.
  • Diploma in Civil Engineering from Singapore Polytechnic in 1992.


Chief Commercial Officer

Mr Sim Teck Wui is our Chief Commercial Officer.

Mr Sim is responsible to lead our business development team, source and evaluate tender opportunities for construction projects, build relationships in the industry, complete business deals and to evaluate and implement crossfunctional decision. Mr Sim is also tasked to oversee and monitor the Group’s procurement and purchasing activities, supervising our quantity surveying functions and provide support to the execution of our construction projects.

  • 2015 to 2020, General Manager at PT-G Builders Pte Ltd
  • 2014 to 2015, Senior QS & Procurement Manager at Jian Huang Construction Co Pte Ltd
  • 2005 to 2014, Senior QS & Procurement Manager at Soilbuild Construction Group Ltd

Prior to 2005, Mr Sim worked as Quantity Surveyor in various construction companies

Mr Sim obtained Bachelor of Building Surveying (Second Class Honours) from University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur in 1999.



Mr Lim Thiam Lay is our Director, Mechanical and Electrical

Mr Lim is responsible for the day-to-day operation of all 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.

  • 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 Zhang LiPing

General Manager, Precast and Prefabrication Business

Mr Zhang LiPing is our General Manager, Precast and Prefabrication Business.

Mr Zhang oversees the day-to-day operations of the precast and prefabrication division of the group and is responsible for implementing the Group’s strategies and policies for the precast and prefabrication division.

  • 2019 to 2022: Technical Director, Precast and Prefabrication Business at Precast Concrete Pte Ltd
  • 2013 to 2019: Assistant General Manager at Prefab Technology Pte Ltd
  • 2003 to 2013: Technical Manager at HL Building Materials Pte Ltd
  • 2001 to 2003: Project Engineer at Chip Eng Seng Contractor (1998) Pte Ltd

Mr Zhang obtained his Bachelor Degree in Engineering (Civil) from the National University of Singapore in 2001 and his Master of Science in Geotechnical Engineering in 2013. Mr Zhang is a registered Professional Engineer with Professional Engineer Board,he is also a Chartered Structural Engineer under the Institute of Structural Engineers.


Group Financial Controller

Mr Toh Yiqiang is our Group Financial Controller.

Mr Toh joined the Group in 2021. He is responsible for managing the finance and accounting functions of the Group including financial reporting and planning, treasury management and taxation. He is also responsible for the corporate affairs of the Group and supports the administrative, IT and dormitory operations of the Group.

  • 2007 to 2021, Senior Manager (General Assurance) at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Mr Toh graduated from the Nanyang Technological University Singapore with a Bachelor of Accountancy (First Class Honours) and a second specialisation in Business Law in 2007. Mr Toh is a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.




Mr Moe Zaw is the Non-executive Chairman for the Group’s business in Myanmar.

Mr Moe Zaw 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 is our Director, Myanmar Business.

Mr Ngwe Zaw 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.

  • 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.