In his capacity as the managing director of PETRA Modular (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., Rick also oversees the business and operations of PETRA Modular, PETRA Eco-Build and PETRA Land subsidiaries in Malaysia, United Kingdom, Australia and Hong Kong.

Rick’s long and extensive career in the manufacturing and construction industries has seen him hold key positions in various companies in Malaysia, Thailand and Australia. Before helming the PETRA Group’s modular building manufacturing business, he held the role of managing director at several companies in Asia and Australia, among them were UAC Steel Systems, AM Modular and BHP Steel Building Products – the largest resource conglomerate.

Rick specializes in setting up manufacturing businesses, that includes the facilities, operations, processes etc. He has been responsible for the set up and operations of over 10 plants in the region, including Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.

Rick holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering (majoring in civil and structural) from Curtin University, Australia and a graduate diploma in business (majoring in marketing) from Edith Cowan University, Australia. He is a member of the Malaysian Structural Steel Association Malaysia and a member of the Institute of Engineers Australia.

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