Mr Lim Beng Chee Biography
Mr Lim Beng Chee
Chief Executive Officer
CapitaMalls Asia Limited
Mr Lim Beng Chee has been CapitaMalls Asia Limited (CMA)’s Chief Executive Officer since 1 November 2008.
CMA (SGX: JS8 and HKEx: 6813) is one of the largest listed shopping mall developers, owners and managers in Asia by total property value of assets and geographic reach. CMA has an integrated shopping mall business model encompassing retail real estate investment, development, mall operations, asset management and fund management capabilities. It has interests in and manages a pan-Asian portfolio of 105 shopping malls across 53 cities in the five countries of Singapore, China, Malaysia, Japan and India, with a total property value of approximately S$34.4 billion (€20.0 billion / TRY60.2 billion) and a total gross floor area of approximately 97.9 million sq ft.
Mr Lim played an active role in creating CMA’s retail real estate funds and retail real estate investment trusts. Mr Lim was the Deputy CEO of CapitaMall Trust Management Limited from March 2005 - December 2006. He was the CEO of CapitaRetail China Trust Management Limited from December 2006 – September 2008. Mr Lim was appointed as CEO for both CapitaMalls Asia and CapitaMall Trust Management Limited in November 2008, stepping down as CEO of CapitaMall trust Management Limited on 25 November 2009 upon the listing of CMA.
Mr Lim holds a Master of Business Administration (Accountancy) from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore and a Bachelor of Arts in Physics (Honours) from the University of Oxford, United Kingdom.
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