BURSA ANNOUCEMENTS

Date : 30 September 2022

Change in Principal Officer

SUNWAY REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST

Date of change 01 Oct 2022
Name MR CHEN KOK PENG
Age 40
Gender Male
Nationality Malaysia
Type of change Appointment
Designation Others

Qualifications

No
Qualifications
Major/Field of Study
Institute/University
Additional Information
1
Professional Qualification
Fellow Chartered Accountant
Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
2
Professional Qualification
Chartered Accountant
Malaysian Institute of Accountants
3
Degree
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Finance, Accounting and Management
University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
  
Working experience and occupation
Upon graduating from University of Nottingham, UK with a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Finance, Accounting and Management, Mr Chen Kok Peng ("Mr Chen") joined Sunway Group as a Finance Trainee in 2004 and attained his Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales qualification in 2007. He has since taken on various other roles within Sunway Group including as the Financial Controller of Sunway Hatay Co Ltd, Vietnam in 2008 and as Assistant General Manager- Corporate Finance and Investor Relations of Sunway Berhad from 2009-2015. During his tenure with Corporate Finance, Mr Chen oversaw the listing of Sunway Berhad, Sunway Real Estate Investment Trust and Sunway Construction Group Berhad. His efforts in Investor Relations also saw him being nominated the Best Investor Relations Professional by the Malaysian Investor Relations Association in 2015.  

Mr Chen joined Sunway Integrated Properties Sdn Bhd ("SIP") at the end of 2015 and was promoted to General Manager  Business Development where he gained exposure reviewing real estate opportunities in Malaysia, Singapore, UK and Australia. His major achievements since joining SIP include the acquisitions of new landbank with potential gross development value of over RM7 billion and include the sites of Sunway Velocity 2, Sunway Belfield and Sunway Flora.
Directorships in public companies and listed issuers (if any)
Nil
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuer
Nil
Any conflict of interests that he/she has with the listed issuer
Nil
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries
Nil


Remarks :
As part of  the succession plan of Sunway REIT Management Sdn Bhd, the Manager for Sunway Real Estate Investment Trust, Mr Chen Kok Peng has been appointed as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer with effect from 1 October 2022, to be the successor of Dato' Ng Tiong Lip, the Chief Executive Officer, who is anticipated to retire in June 2023.

This announcement is dated 30 September 2022.


Announcement Info

Company Name SUNWAY REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST
Stock Name SUNREIT
Date Announced 30 Sep 2022
Category Change in Principal Officer
Reference Number C04-26092022-00002


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