Mr. Cheng Hsing Yao is Group Managing Director of GuocoLand Singapore, the country head of the Singapore business of GuocoLand Limited, which is listed on the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange. GuocoLand Singapore is a premier developer and investor of prime projects like Tanjong Pagar Centre – Singapore’s tallest building, Leedon Residence and Martin Modern. The group also acquired recently the mixed-development land parcel at Beach Road. He is also a Director of Eco World International, a developer with key investments in prime London and Australia. Prior to joining GuocoLand, he was with the Singapore public service. He holds a Bachelor of Architecture (1st Class Honours) from Newcastle University, UK and a Master in Design Studies (Distinction) from Harvard University.