Yahaya Hassan is Damansara Realty's group COO

Yahaya Hassan

KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 4): Damansara Realty Bhd (DBhd) has appointed Yahaya Hassan (pictured) as its group chief operating officer effective Dec 1.

A civil engineer with more than 30 years of broad industry experience and knowledge, DBhd said Yahaya will be working closely with group chief executive officer Brian Iskandar Zulkarim to drive seamless execution of key strategic priorities for the group.

“Since we implemented our strategic transformation plan last year, the group has been profitable for two straight quarters already, and is on track for full-year profitability,” Brian Iskandar said in a statement today.

“We are now focusing our efforts on strengthening our offerings to our clients through harnessing the synergies across our subsidiaries in the property development, project management consultancy and integrated facilities management segments,” Brian added.

Since 2003, Yahaya has managed multi-million ringgit projects in the healthcare and property sector regionally, as managing director of HTS — DBhd’s niche healthcare consultancy.

HTS’ services include hospital planning and design, technical advisory for mechanical and electrical services, hospital equipment and logistics. —

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