Upon graduating from the University of Reading with an LLB (Hons), Hannah Ding joined Zalam in 2014 as our in-house legal advisor. A remarkably fast learner, her interest and knowledge in construction and development grew tremendously over a short period, and she quickly began to become involved in the planning and implementation of the company’s work in property development. Her legal expertise has enabled her to fully comprehend construction contracts inside out.
Ding’s immense leadership skills have facilitated the smooth and effective administration of the company, and her passion and enthusiasm for the value of continuous learning inspires the innovative thinking that has manifestly influenced several important decisions in some of Zalam’s mega projects. This, along with her many other strengths, has earned her notable recognition in the company.
NORHAIZAL BIN HAIRUDDIN
DEPUTY GENERAL MANAGER
Strongly supporting the team is Deputy Norhaizal, who is as detail-driven as he is competent. Well-equipped with industry knowledge and project management know-how, he is a valuable part of the organisation.
Having secured his Degree in Human Sciences at the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Norhaizal went on to pursue Project Development Planning, Project Management and Quality Assurance & Control. As of today, he has established a formidable skill set furnished by multiple certifications and awards.
Norhaizal’s experience in various construction and property development projects, combined with his vast knowledge and training in quality control, has greatly contributed to Zalam’s progress and success over the years.
LIM JIT CHENG
GENERAL MANAGER, DEVELOPMENT
A wealth of experience lies behind Lim Jit Cheng’s leadership in Development. Many years spent in building and property development have supplied him with thorough knowledge and insights into development design, planning, execution and management across residential, commercial and industrial segments.
Lim attained a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology and Management at the University of Malaya. In the following years, he worked with various companies to wholly direct and manage development projects, from initial proposal and implementation, to overall operation and eventual completion.
An astute visionary with an inspired imagination, Lim plays an indispensable role in development design and planning. His strategic yet creative mind enables him to foresee obstacles that may impede business development operations and envision possibilities that lie beyond practical horizons.
CHIU WEI HING
Michael Chiu is a chartered accountant and member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA). With over 20 years of experience in accounting and finance in various industries, he is an accomplished stronghold for our company’s finances, as well as tax and secretarial matters.
Chiu began his career in BDO Binder, where he spent 6 years of extensive training in handling the audits of companies’ financial statements, including those of public listed companies in the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange, as well as other special assignments. He was Group Accountant in a construction company before joining Zalam.
Chiu’s qualifications and experience, in addition to his immaculate attention to detail and extraordinary mind for numbers, contribute to his role in project cash flow management, projection and loan acquisition, as well as general corporate governance.