Eastern & Oriental and Mitsui Fudosan Group
About Eastern & Oriental and Mitsui Fudosan Group
Listed on Bursa Malaysia, the E&O Group is a premier lifestyle developer of exclusive addresses in Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Johor in Malaysia, and in London.
In Kuala Lumpur, its landmark properties include The Mews, St Mary Residences, Dua Residency, Idamansara and Seventy Damansara, all located in the most prestigious neighbourhoods of the capital city.
In Penang, E&O’s award-winning Seri Tanjung Pinang is now a highly sought-after masterplanned, seafront address with an international community of over 20 nationalities. In Johor, E&O has embarked on the development of Avira in Bandar Medini Iskandar, which enjoys easy accessibility via the Second Link to Singapore. E&O’s international foray is focused within prime locations in London, including Princes House along Kingsway, ESCA House in Bayswater, and a significant commercial property in Hammersmith.
E&O’s leading position is derived from its namesake, the iconic Eastern & Oriental Hotel, a cherished heritage landmark in George Town, Penang, established in 1885. The Group has further leveraged on its experience and expertise in hospitality management with the opening of E&O Residences serviced apartments in Kuala Lumpur.
Mitsui Fudosan Group
Mitsui Fudosan has its origins in Echigo-ya, a clothing store opened in 1673 in what is now the Nihonbashi district of Tokyo. In 1941, the real estate division of Mitsui Company was separated from the parent company and Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd. was established.
Today, Mitsui Fudosan Group is Japan’s largest real estate developer with a history of innovation that has kept it at the forefront of the real estate industry. Throughout the years, Mitsui Fudosan was responsible for the sponsorship of Japan’s first REIT, the development of Japan’s first factory outlet, Tokyo Disneyland, Japan’s first regional shopping mall, and first office skyscraper.
As an all-rounded property industry player, Mitsui Fudosan Group has an established portfolio of hotels and resorts worldwide. The Group currently operates 26 hotels and 6,701 rooms across Japan under its Mitsui Garden Hotels and The Celestine Hotels brands. It also develops and manages a number of renowned hotels and resorts such as Amanemu Japan, The St. Regis Hotel and Residences, Singapore and Halekulani Hawaii. The Group has also developed its business through participation in residential projects in US, UK, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, China and Taiwan in recent years.