December 07, 2020
INDUSTRY VETERAN GOH KEE NGUAN JOINS PROPNEX; A STRATEGIC APPOINTMENT TO GROW THE BUSINESS IN AREAS OF TECHNOLOGY AND REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT
Singapore, 7 December 2020 — PropNex Realty, the leading real estate agency in Singapore, has today announced the appointment of industry veteran Goh Kee Nguan as the firm’s Strategy & Development Officer with effect from 1 December 2020.
In this newly-created role, Kee Nguan will work closely with the management team to seize new opportunities, grow potential businesses, and forge new partnerships to further expand PropNex Realty’s capabilities. Among his key tasks, Kee Nguan will help to spur business growth in the areas of technology and real estate development.
Prior to joining PropNex Realty, Kee Nguan was most recently the Chief Executive Officer of Huttons Asia Pte Ltd from May 2013 to Nov 2020. He had previously held the role of Chief Executive Officer, Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games Organising Committee from April 2008 till Dec 2010, after leaving the army. Kee Nguan’s military and command appointments included being the Commanding Officer 3rd Battalion Singapore Guards, Commander 10th Singapore Infantry Brigade, Chief Guards Officer/Commander 21st Division and Commander Army Training and Doctrine Command.
“With his strong leadership and significant appointments in the military and 7 years of experience in the real estate industry, Kee Nguan will certainly be a huge value-add for the firm moving forward, including helping to drive the real estate agency business as well as further deepening our engagement with and support services for our real estate agents,” said Ismail Gafoor, CEO of PropNex Realty.
Kee Nguan holds a BSc in Computer Programming from University of New South Wales, Australia and a Masters in Strategic Studies from the US Army War College. He graduated from the Royal Military College, Duntroon in Australia in 1983.
Mr Ismail added, “The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the adoption of digital technology in the real estate industry and we expect technology to remain at the forefront of the business for many years to come. Having Kee Nguan – who is passionate about technology and also the Executive Chairman of Solo Pte Ltd, a leading telematics solution company – onboard will help us innovate more tech-enabled solutions for our salespersons and clients. We are excited to welcome him to the PropNex family.”