Jonathan Shek, SMI Group Senior Advisor, has extensive experience in finance, property development and project management, civil engineering and venture capital in China and Southeast Asia, including Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Myanmar. Mr. Shek has closed more than $12 billion of investment transactions in Southeast Asia and supervised development and construction of projects with a value in excess of $5 billion.
Mr. Shek managed the tender for nearly $10 billion in financing for the Kyauk Phyu Special Economic Zone in Myanmar. As managing director of PM Link, previously a Temasek (Singapore)-owned infrastructure project management company, he managed large-scale projects such as MITEC, the largest exhibition center in Malaysia ($100 million), Junction City, the largest commercial mixed development project in Myanmar ($400 million), Ng Teng Fong General Hospital in Singapore ($500 million) and Gardens by the Bay in Singapore ($800 million). He also was instrumental in quality assurance and oversight of projects in Southeast Asia such as Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, and Exxon Mobile SPT, Singapore.
Mr. Shek is significant shareholder of, and advisor to, a Singapore-based incubator for alternative energy companies and technologies in Southeast Asia, and a senior advisor to iApps Pte Ltd, an E-government and E-money company operating in Asia.
Mr. Shek received his honors degree in Civil Engineering and MBA (Finance) from the National University of Singapore (NUS). He obtained a second MBA (Economics Thesis) from Peking University. Mr. Shek is a Singapore citizen.