KUALA LUMPUR: iProperty Group Ltd, the owner of Asia's foremost network of property portal sites under the iProperty brand, today announced that it had made two key "C" level executive appointments aimed at driving continued growth in the business.
Paul Whiteway has been appointed the Chief Operating Officer for the Group, having previously held senior management roles at Yahoo! Southeast Asia and Microsoft in the UK, as well as being an Entrepreneur In Residence at INSEAD in Singapore.
Becky Leng, has meanwhile been appointed, the Chief Marketing Officer for the Group.
She was previously Director of Marketing and Portal Management at SingTel International Group and prior to that, Head of Interactive Media at Maxis Malaysia.
iProperty Chief Executive Officer Shaun Di Gregorio said the company was pleased to be upgrading the senior management team with the calibre of individuals like Paul and Becky.
He said both were experienced and successful internet executives who had been responsible for significant success stories in the region and their capabilities were world class.
"As a business we recognise that execution excellence of our country based strategies will be a key to future success and driving continued growth, and that's where Paul's experience is highly regarded.
"In conjunction with this, we also know that the consumer experience and consumer engagement will be increasingly important in each of our markets, with Becky's expertise helping drive this focus across the iProperty Group.
"Attracting talent like Paul and Becky also highlights the growing reputation of the iProperty Group as a dynamic business in the region and reflects our market leadership position," Di Gregorio added.