Dato’ Chang Khim Wah, the President & CEO of EcoWorld Malaysia, was appointed as an Executive Director on 7 October 2013 and was re-designated to his current position on 12 December 2013.
Dato’ Chang has 30 years of experience in the property development industry, starting as a consultant engineer in Australia in 1989. In 1991, he returned to Malaysia and joined one of the biggest consultancy firms in Malaysia, KTA-Tenaga Sdn. Bhd., specialising in dam designs and water supply systems.
He was previously a Director of S P Setia and the Executive Vice President in charge of the southern and northern property divisions of S P Setia group of companies, including its offices in Singapore and Indonesia. He left S P Setia to join Eco World Development Sdn. Bhd. on 1 May 2013.
Dato’ Chang holds the honour of being the recipient of The Edge Malaysia’s inaugural Outstanding Property CEO Award 2015. This award was conceptualised for The Edge Malaysia Property Excellence Awards and was first awarded in 2015 in recognition of CEOs or professionals who have successfully taken their company to an exceptional level under his/her leadership.