John Loi Hieng Yee

Is the founder of Sara-Timur Sdn Bhd and has been with Sara-Timur Sdn Bhd as the Managing Director since August 1999. Prior to this appointment, he was the Project Manager and Regional Director for for Corpro Construction (M) Sdn Bhd and Nishimatsu-Corpro Constuction (M) Sdn Bhd for eight years and was responsible for a number of key projects in East Malaysia. These included the construction of the Sarawak Securities Head Office, Rihga Royal Hotel, Miri, Extension of Sabah Shipyard, Labuan, the Sutera Harbour Resort Hotel (Sabah), the Kuching Deep Water Port (Sarawak) and the Kuching Outdoor Stadium (Sarawak). Mr Loi’s career began in January 1987 as the Site Engineer for Wilkins & Davis Ltd (New Zealand) and then became the Project Engineer for Mainzeal Construction (New Zealand) two years later. Returning to Malaysia in January 1990, Mr Loi was appointed as the Project Manager for Hock Seng Lee-Zubin Joint Venture and Hock Seng Lee Sdn Bhd consecutively. Mr Loi received a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering from the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand.