Datuk Wong Tuck Wai

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Datuk Wong Tuck Wai is currently the Deputy President and Chief Operating Officer of S P Setia Bhd Group. He started in civil engineering projects with Syarikat Pembinaan Setia Sdn Bhd in 1976. In the early 1980’s, he was involved in the industralised construction of more than 10,000 units of houses for Perbadanan Kemajuan Negeri Selangor (PKNS) when the company undertook the projects in a joint venture with Taisei Prefab of Japan, resulting in his specialisation in the ‘Tilt-Up’ Prefabrication System and helping to evolve the company’s capacities and capabilities in Industralised Building Systems. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Setia Putrajaya Sdn Bhd, a company through which the Group undertook the construction and completion of the Prime Minister’s Office, the Prime Minister’s Official Residence and 4,855 units of Government residential quarters in the Federal Administrative Centre of Putrajaya from the late 1990s to the early 2000s. His career path then saw him assuming responsibilities as Divisional General Manager in managing the Group’s high-end development projects such as Duta Nusantara and Duta Tropika, both of which are the Group’s first foray into boutique gated communities as well as the Group’s first luxury condominiums – Setia Sky Residences. In between, he was entrusted to develop and market the Group’s first mixed-use development, SetiaWalk.