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REA Group Appoints Ruiz As CEO For Asia Business

Last update: 21/06/2017

Henry Ruiz Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for REA Group Asia

KUALA LUMPUR, June 21 (Bernama) -- Global online real estate advertising company, REA Group Ltd, has appointed Henry Ruiz Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for REA Group Asia with immediate effect.

In a statement today, REA Group said, Ruiz, who has been acting in the position since March 2017, was responsible for the group's Asian business, including iProperty Group across South-East Asia and Chinese property site, myfun.com.

"He reports to REA Group CEO Tracey Fellows and retains his position on the board of PropTiger, the group's joint entity in India," it said.

Fellows said Asia was a key region in the company's long-term growth strategy and Ruiz has made a big contribution since he took on the interim role.

"He is well- placed to continue to lead our Asia business and execute our regional strategy.

"The company is focused on creating innovative consumer products and drive better value for its customers, including the launch of new iOS and Android apps in Hong Kong, Malaysia and Indonesia in the last few months," she said.

-- BERNAMA