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The team

A team with strong foundations

YTL Developments is run by an experienced team brought together from the UK and Asia, including:

Liam Lee
Chief executive

40 years’ experience of property development in Asia and former group CEO of a major property developer in Malaysia

Appointed chief executive of YTL Developments UK in June 2017, Liam Lee, FRICS, has spent 10 years in property consultancy and 30 years in property development. Liam was the group CEO of a major property developer for 17 years where he initiated and managed three large scale master-planned projects: Desa ParkCity, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (190 hectares); ParkCity Hanoi, Vietnam (77 hectares); and Marina ParkCity , Miri, Malaysia (220 hectares). Liam was given FIABCI’s 2016 Malaysia Property CEO of the Year award in recognition of his role in transforming a former quarry mine into the multiple-award winning Desa ParkCity.  

Rob Benson
Construction director

25 years’ experience delivering residential and commercial projects in the south west including major schemes for the aerospace industry

Rob is a Fellow of the Faculty of Building and has over 25 years' experience in the built environment.  Rob has worked on major construction projects in various leading roles, including divisional director for Mi-space (UK) Ltd and regional director for ISG Pearse plc. His projects have varied from residential to schools and purpose-built commercial buildings. He has delivered buildings for the aerospace industry including Rolls Royce engine assembly facility, Bristol; Airbus land test gear facility, Filton, Bristol and Airbus wing testing facility, Filton, Bristol.

  • We interviewed Liam Lee and Rob Benson about YTL Developments, read what they have to say.