He will lead REA Group Asia’s Malaysia operations across sales, marketing and customer & consumer products and services.
iProperty.com Malaysia Sdn Bhd has appointed Shylendra Nathan as General Manager. Mr Shylendra will lead iProperty.com.my’s leadership team as David Mawer settles into his new role as Chief Operating Officer (COO) for REA Group Asia.
Shylendra has a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow and has spent his more recent years at Google, first as the Head of Agency Relations, and then Industry Head of Technology, Telco and Government. Before joining iProperty.com Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Shylendra co-founded the fintech startup and personal loan marketplace, Lendela, based in Singapore. His other previous roles include: Head of Assessment and Industry Development at Multimedia Development Corporation (MDEC) and the General Manager of Mudah.my Sdn Bhd.
As the General Manager of iProperty.com.my, Malaysia’s No.1 property site, Shylendra will be responsible for the growth and success for sales, marketing and customer and consumer products and services.
Commenting on Shylendra’s appointment, David Mawer said: “Shylendra’s years of experience in the tech industry and building internet marketplaces in Southeast Asia and South Asia regions will strengthen iProperty.com.my’s position as Malaysia’s No.1 property site.”
Shylendra commented: “I am very confident with the strength of iProperty.com.my’s products, services and the opportunities they present in terms of empowering people across all aspects of their property journey. I am looking forward to widening our 56% market share over our nearest competitor, strengthening further iProperty.com.my’s leadership position.”