Asian proptech giant, PropertyGuru, has announced that Dr. Tan Tee Khoon will be the company's new Country Manager for Singapore. Being one of the largest property marketplaces in Singapore, it launched in 2007 and holds 70% of the market.
Tee Khoon is a veteran in the industry with 30 years of experience under his belt, including leadership positions within private and public sectors. With this new position, Tee Khoon will spearhead the sales function for its Singaporean business. Being a part of the company's Executive Leadership team, he will support further growth and innovation while the company optimizes its customer experience and gather further partnerships with real estate agents and developers.
On the appointment, Jeremy Williams, Chief Business Officer of PropertyGuru Group said, “I am very excited to welcome Tee Khoon to the Group. His exhaustive industry experience and knowledge will be of immense value as we continue to deliver solutions and services that bring efficiency to our clients’ businesses. With more than 7 out of 10 Singaporeans searching for their home on PropertyGuru we constantly introduce innovative solutions that deliver best results for both property seekers and for our agent & developer partners. Our ambition to create a digital ecosystem for the property industry that supports the growth for developers and agents, is a vision that Tee Khoon keenly shares. I look forward to working closely with him.”
Dr. Tan Tee Khoon, Country Manager, PropertyGuru Singapore said, “I am delighted to join PropertyGuru Group to lead the Singapore sales strategy and to deliver impactful client solutions. Having spent my career in the agency business, I believe in the power of data-driven decision making. Data is the currency for success in property. I have closely worked with PropertyGuru over the past years and the Group’s focus to bring technology adoption for agency and developer business is something I am looking forward to work together on.”
Tee Khoon will drive the sales strategy with a focus to continue value creation for partners as well as nurture key industry relationships, and lead a team of 50 Gurus that has been delivering profitable growth for the group, reporting back to Jeremy Williams, the group’s Chief Business Officer.
Before joining PropertyGuru, Tee Khoon was an Executive Director at Knight Frank Singapore, CEO of Singapore Accredited Estate Agencies (SAEA Ltd.) and on the Council for Estate Agencies (CEA).
Edited by V. Haviland
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