Sr (Dr) Ong See Lian KMN
BSc (Hons) PPRICS PPRISM FRISM FRICS FRISM
Hon FHKIS (Hong Kong) Hon FARES (Japan) Hon CAS (China) FCEM (UK) ICECA DIF

A graduate of University of Reading (1974), See Lian has an illustrious career spanning over 40 years in both the public & private sectors. He began his career in the Public Works Department in 1974 until 1982 when he joined an international quantity surveying practice, Davis Langdon & Seah where he was the Executive Director until his retirement in 2010. Currently he is the Chairman of Benchrisda Associates Sdn. Bhd., a company devoted to dispute resolution & consultancy. See Lian was the President of the Royal Institution of Surveyors Malaysia, RISM (2003 – 2004); Chairman of Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors (PAQS) (2003 to 2005); and Board member of the Board of Quantity Surveyors Malaysia.

See Lian was the 130th Global President of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, RICS (2011-2012). His inauguration on 4th July 2011 was a historic event as he was the first non-British passport holder, first Asian & the first Malaysian to be elected as the Global President in the 143 year history of RICS. Prior to this appointment he had served for 5 years as the Chair of Asian Board for RICS. Currently he is the Chairman of Commission for Construction Economics & Management (Commission 10) of International Federation of Surveyors (FIG). See Lian is also the elected Chairman of the Standard Setting Committee (SSC) for International Construction Measurement Standard (ICMS), an initiative encouraged & supported the International Monetary Fund, World Bank & European Commission.

In recognition of his vast contributions to the profession & the property and construction industry, he was honoured with multiple awards including KMN (2003) by the King of Malaysia, PAQS Gold Medal (2007), “Malaysian Surveyor of the Year” Award by RISM (2008), Malaysian Construction Industry “Prominent Player of the Year” by CIDB (2011), ICEC Distinguished International Fellow (2012), Gold Award by the Board of Quantity Surveyors Malaysia (2014), & CIDB Fellow (2015). He was also recently conferred the Honorary Doctor of Science by the University of Reading.


Ar Chee Soo Teng
BSc (Hons) BArch (Strathclyde) APAM MMIArb MIFireE (UK)

A Professional Architect & graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree with Honours in Architectural Studies & Bachelor of Architecture from the University Of Strathclyde, Soo Teng has worked for both an Architectural Practice as well as a Developer before starting ARC Partnership with his partner in 1990. The Practice undertakes a range of commissions ranging from Development Master Planning, to commercial projects, institutional buildings & residential projects. ARC Partnership is also currently providing Design Consultancy Services to some projects in Hanoi & Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.

See Lian was the 130th Global President of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, RICS (2011-2012). His inauguration on 4th July 2011 was a historic event as he was the first non-British passport holder, first Asian & the first Malaysian to be elected as the Global President in the 143 year history of RICS. Prior to this appointment he had served for 5 years as the Chair of Asian Board for RICS. Currently he is the Chairman of Commission for Construction Economics & Management (Commission 10) of International Federation of Surveyors (FIG). See Lian is also the elected Chairman of the Standard Setting Committee (SSC) for International Construction Measurement Standard (ICMS), an initiative encouraged & supported the International Monetary Fund, World Bank & European Commission.

In recognition of his vast contributions to the profession & the property and construction industry, he was honoured with multiple awards including KMN (2003) by the King of Malaysia, PAQS Gold Medal (2007), “Malaysian Surveyor of the Year” Award by RISM (2008), Malaysian Construction Industry “Prominent Player of the Year” by CIDB (2011), ICEC Distinguished International Fellow (2012), Gold Award by the Board of Quantity Surveyors Malaysia (2014), & CIDB Fellow (2015). He was also recently conferred the Honorary Doctor of Science by the University of Reading.


Ho Chee Leong
Dip Tech (Bldg) MSc ICIOB MMIM MIVMM
CIDB Certified Construction Project Manager
W Aust Cert IV In Assessment & Workplace Training
MLVK Certified Training Verifier & Assessor CIDB Certified Trainer

A Chartered Building & Construction Professional, Professional Value Manager & CIDB Certified Construction Project Manager, Chee Leong holds a Professional Diploma in Building Technology, a Master of Science in Construction Project Management & a Certificate IV in Assessment & Workplace Training from Western Australia.

Chee Leong has 30 years of experience in Quantity Surveying, Construction & Development Management. Positions held include Site Engineer, Project & Senior Project Quantity Surveyor, General Manager, Project Director, Deputy Chief Operating Officer & Chief Operating Officer. In addition, he has 21 years of experience in education & Experiential Based Learning (EBL) in Construction & the Built Environment. Chee Leong was one of the initiators of the CIDB Construction Site Supervisors’ Accreditation Programme & the “Train The Trainer” Programme.

Chee Leong has been active in the CIOB Malaysia and has served various positions in the Council and the respective Committees, particularly the International Construction Conference Organising (ICC) Committee, the CIOB NOVUS Malaysia’s Young Professionals’ Annual Convention since 2013. He initiated & has led (Chairman) the organising of the first Construction Contract Management (CCM) during the CIDB’s International Construction Week (ICW) in 2015. Chee Leong has served as the Vice-president – Administration of the CIOB Malaysia from 2012 – 2015 & has been holding the position of Vice-president – Finance since 2015.

Chee Leong Is currently the Principal Consultant of a Construction & Project Management Firm & CPD Construction Training & Development Centre.


Dr Yeow Yoon Foo
Dip Tech (Bldg) MMgt MSc EngD FCIOB AIArbA CCPM
CIDB Accredited Mediator KLRCA Panel Adjudicator CIDB Certified Construction Project Manager
W Aust Cert IV in Assessment & Workplace Training MLVK Training Verifier & Assessor

A Chartered Building & Construction Professional, Accredited & Certified Construction Mediator, KLRCA Panel Adjudicator & CIDB Certified Construction Project Manager, Yoon Foo holds a Professional Diploma in Building Technology, Master in Management, Master of Science in Engineering Business Management, Engineering Doctorate in Construction Project Management.

Yoon Foo started his career as a Planning Engineer in the early 70s & was engaged as Construction Planner for the redevelopment of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) Subang by Taylor Woodrow International in late 70s. He has 40 years of extensive experience in Project Development, Construction & Contract Management. Projects involved include the Subang Terminal 3 Project, the Malacca Earth Satellite Station, Wisma Semantan, Lion Tower & the Nicol Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Ipoh & Klang Parade, Mahkota Parade & Medical Centre Malacca, ILP Kangar & ADTEC Kulim.

Yoon Foo has profound interest in education & Experiential Based Learning (EBL). He has presented many construction papers & lectures over the past 30 years. He pioneered & adopted the EBL Concept in 1996 & subsequently adopted the concept in the CIDB Construction & Trader Supervisors’ Accreditation Programmes. He was also the Lead Trainer in the “Train The Trainer” Programme.

Yoon Foo has been active in various Technical & Educational Committees of The Chartered Institute Of Building (CIOB), The Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) Malaysia, Professional Services Development Corporation (PSDC) Malaysia, Standards & Industrial Research Institute Of Malaysia (SIRIM), Balai Iktisas Malaysia (BIM), East Asia Regional Organisation For Planning & Housing (EAROPH), Ministry Of Higher Education (MOHE) Malaysia & The Master Builders Association Malaysia (MBAM).

Yoon Foo is one of the Founder Members of The CIOB Malaysia formed In 1976. It is the regional organisation of The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) – a multi-disciplinary professional institution for construction & the built environment with its head quarter in United Kingdom. He has served as the President of CIOB Malaysia (2008-13) & presently the Country Representative for the Asia Pacific Region.

Yoon Foo is currently Chief Executive of a Construction & Project Management organisation & Principal Consultant of the CPD Construction Training & Development Centre.


Lee Chee Yian
Dip Tech (Bldg) MCIOB

A Chartered Building Professional and holds a Professional Diploma in Technology (Building) and Corporate Member of the Chartered Institute of Building, United Kingdom (MCIOB).

Has gained Thirty-one (31) years of practical experience from the construction industry in Quantity Surveying and Contract Administration, Construction Project Management within the Project Consultancy and Contracting environment.

Has been actively involved in the past Twenty-one (21) years in construction lecturing with Institution of Higher Learning, and experiential-based training with The Contractors’ and Suppliers’ Development Unit of The Sarawak State Government and The CIDB Malaysia; and has participated as one of the trainers in the “Train The Trainer” Programme in The CIDB Construction Supervisors’ Training and Accreditation Programme.

Currently, Executive Director cum General Manager of a Construction Company.


Chee Hoon Teck
Dip Tech (Bldg) MBA MAIB MCIOB CCPM

A Chartered Building Professional and holds a Professional Diploma in Technology (Building), a Master of Business Administration and holds Corporate Membership with The Australian Institute of Building (MAIB) and The Chartered Institute of Building (MCIOB); an Accredited Construction Project Manager by the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) Malaysia.

Has had Thirty-eight (38) years of working experience in a wide range of construction and development projects. Has held positions as Assistant Site Agent, Site Manager, Planning Engineer, Project Coordinator, Development Manager, Assistant General Manager and Director.

Has had Sixteen (16) years of experience in experiential-based training and development. An Accredited Trainer by both the National Institute of Safety and Health (NIOSH) Malaysia and CIDB for the ‘Safety and Health Induction Course’; a qualified Trainer accredited by CIDB for construction related courses; has involved in construction training with The Contractors’ and Suppliers’ Development Unit of The Sarawak State Government, and The CIDB Malaysia; and has participated as one of the trainers in the “Train The Trainer” Programme in The CIDB Construction Supervisors’ Training and Accreditation Programme.

Currently, Principal Facilitator of Akademi CPD and Construction Training and Development Centre; Project Director of Project ERP, a Construction and Project Management organisation.


Wong Khin Yip
Dip Tech (Bldg) MSc ICIOB

A Chartered Building Professional & holds a Professional Diploma in Building Technology, Master of Science in Construction Management from the Heriot-Watt University, United Kingdom

Has had Twenty-five (25) years of experience in the practice of Construction Management working mainly with construction firms. He has broad and diverse experience in construction management in building works involving high-rise structural engineering works, top-down construction, prefabricated construction, steel framed structures, steel oil-storage tank construction, basement construction; architectural and building services.

He has also been involved in construction contracts management in project development environment managing construction contracts from tendering, contract administration during construction to final account.

An Incorporate Member of The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), United Kingdom and have been an active member of the CIOB Malaysia and has been a core member in the organising of the International Construction Conference (ICC) for the past Eleven (11) years consecutively. Currently the Organising Chairman of the Organising Committee of ICC 2013. An active member of the Construction Research and Industry Best Practice Work Group (CRIBP) of the Institute.

A CIDB Certified Trainer in Construction Supervisory Management Programme and have had Twelve (12) years of experience in construction training.

Currently Senior Facilitator of Akademi CPD and Consultant of Project ERP, a Construction Project Management organisation.


Ir. Kueh Kim Meow
Cert C Eng BSc (CEng) MIEM PE

Holds a Certificate in Civil Engineering and a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering.

A Corporate Member of The Institute of Engineers, Malaysia and a Member of the Board of Engineer, Malaysia.

Has had Sixteen (16) years of experience as a Civil Engineer holding various positions such as Trainee Engineer, Civil Engineer and Project Manager.

Has been actively involved in part-time training for the past Thirteen (13) years; has involved in construction training with The Contractors’ and Suppliers’ Development Unit of The Sarawak State Government and The CIDB Malaysia.

Currently, Senior Project Director and Partner with a Construction and Engineering Consultancy Company.


Joanne Hung
Dip ABE Dip Computer Studies
Higher Dip Computer Studies BSc MSc MBCS
CIDB Certified Trainer
Certificate IV In Assessment & Workplace Training

Holds A Diploma From The Association Of Business Executive & A Diploma In Computer Studies, A Higher Diploma In Computer Studies, A Bachelor Of Science With Honours In Information Systems & A Master Of Science In Engineering Business Management & Certificate IV In Assessment & Workplace Training Of The Training Accreditation Council, Western Australia.

Corporate Member Of The British Computer Society, An Information Systems Engineer & CIDB Certified Trainer With Twenty Three (23) Years Of Broad Training & Exposure In Human Resource Management, Information & Communication Technology & Project Management.

Experienced In Training & Heading Project Management Unit (PMU) In The ICT Environment. Currently Principal Consultant & Director Of Akademi CPD & ICT Management Sdn Bhd.