Suresh Thambyiah joins 27Projects as a principal advisor

05 July 2021 Consultancy.asia 1 min. read
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Kuala Lumpur-based 27Projects has welcomes Suresh Thambyiah to its team as a Principal Advisor. 

Suresh Thambyiah brings more than 30 years of experience in the construction industry to the firm, the project delivery wing of professional services firm 27Group. Prior to joining, he worked as an independent consultant, providing advisory services to MRCB Builders, a company he previously served as Deputy CEO, responsible for the operations, project managements and deliveries. 

Before that, Thambyiah worked seven years at Lend Lease in Malaysia, latterly as an Executive Director, having joined the firm in 2009 as a Project Director. Earlier in his career, he spent four years in Dubai, with Damac Properties (as a Vice President of Projects to develop their multi-billion-dollar investment projects in Business Bay) and Meinhardt (as a Deputy Country Manager of the Middle East operations). 

Suresh Thambyiah, Principal Advisor, 27Projects

“I am deeply honoured and excited to welcome Suresh to be part of our team! It will be an avenue for us to share our knowledge and expertise with the rest of the team to achieve a long-term sustainability of the environment and development,” said Girish Ramachandran, Executive Director of 27Group. 

Dinesh Nambiar, Executive Director of 27Projects, said that by adding someone of the calibre of Thambyiah will enable the firm to “achieve major breakthroughs in the current and upcoming projects.” 

Earlier this year, 27Group launched its own digital transformation subsidiary – 27 Digital.