Khaidzir Abdul Rasip

Senior Vice President, Urban Observatory

Iskandar Regional Development Authority

June 9, 11.30am - 12.30pm
Breakout Panel – Flexible and Resilient City Services
Sr Khaidzir is a Chartered Valuation Surveyor by profession with over 29 years of working experience covering the private, public and corporate sectors in United Kingdom and Malaysia. Graduated in 1988 from University of South Wales, he started his professional training in 1986 with an international firm of property consultants in the City of London and upon graduation with one of the London Borough Councils. Upon returning to Malaysia in 1990, he joined reputable property consultancy firms and gained further experience in the areas of valuation, research and consultancy, estate agency, and property management. Subsequently, he entered the corporate world involved in the whole spectrum of property development; responsible for strategic and development planning, business development, marketing and sales, branding and customer relations, and asset management and investment; with conglomerates such as Johor Corporation, Sime Darby, Golden Hope, UEM and Lembaga Tabung Haji. Sr Khaidzir joined IRDA in 2009 assigned to various positions in the Social Development, Flagship Development, Economics & Investment, Strategic Communications and now Urban Observatory divisions with specific role as the subject matter expert in property. He is a Fellow of both the Royal Institution of Surveyors Malaysia (RISM) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, United Kingdom (RICS) and is the incumbent Honorary Secretary of the RISM Property Management, Valuation & Estate Agency Surveying Division as well as a Registered Assessor for the Senior Professional Route of the RICS Assessment of Professional Competency. He is also serving in the Expert Panel of the National Property Research Centre (NAPREC) in the field of Real Estate Development & Finance.