KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 5): Tower Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) has appointed Chua Song Yong @ Eusoffe Chua as its chief executive officer effective today.
The CEO post was left vacant for more than a year. Chua is replacing Teo Juhn How, who resigned on June 8, 2016 to pursue other professional interests.
In a filing with Bursa Malaysia today, Tower REIT said Chua, 39, was previously TA Global’s head of group sales and marketing and head of group leasing and property management.
Before that, he worked for Skateline Malaysia Sdn Bhd from 2005 to 2007 as Managing Director and took on a regional role as Skateline Pte Ltd's Managing Director overseeing Skateline's operations in Malaysia and Singapore, said Tower REIT.
Tower REIT’s shares closed one sen higher or 0.83% at RM1.21 for a market capitalisation of RM339.41 million.