PropertyGuru, a real estate technology leader in Southeast Asia, today announced the appointment of Shyn Yee Ho-Strangas as General Manager of the Data and Software Solutions (DSS) business. She joins the PropertyGuru group management team and will report to CEO and Managing Director, Hari V Krishnan.
Shyn Yee brings deep knowledge of the travel and technology industry, having served online travel agency Expedia Group for nearly a decade. Most recently as Director of Global Product Management at Expedia Group, Shyn Yee has extensive experience in designing software strategies and solutions for businesses in the travel industry. She has led large teams leading global strategic and cross-functional workflows, focusing on global market expansion and local optimization.
At PropertyGuru, she will be responsible for driving the vision, strategy and execution of innovative and game-changing data and software solutions and services, with a focus on client companies in the real estate industry. Supported by her team within the DSS business unit, Shyn Yee will lead the charge to identify and accelerate opportunities to further PropertyGuru’s quest to build the real estate trust platform in Southeast Asia.
Shyn Yee’s appointment coincides with the Group’s recent listing on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the symbol “PGRU”. The group also recently announced a strong performance that exceeded revenue forecasts, generating more than S$100 million in 2021, a 22.7% year-on-year increase. As the #1 digital real estate market in Southeast Asia with leading positions in Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Thailandthe Group plans to deepen its investments in proprietary data and technologies to increase transparency and efficiency in the real estate market and create a platform of trust for real estate seekers, agents, consumers, developers and banks.
“Shyn Yee brings years of valuable experience building software solutions for enterprise players in a dynamic industry. This will be a critical asset as we develop our software products and expand our data solutions. Over the past 15 years, our growth and success has been due to consistent investments in technology, delivering solutions that solve customer problems. I am confident that she will be an invaluable leader in advancing our data transparency agenda and delivering the solutions the industry needs,” said PropertyGuru CEO and Managing Director Hari V. Krishnan.
Shyn Yee Ho-Strangas, Managing Director, Data and Software Solutions, PropertyGuru Group, said, “I am delighted to join PropertyGuru Group at such an exciting and defining time in the company’s journey. Their laser focus on customer needs and vision to become the trusted advisor resonates with me, and I look forward to joining forces to create solutions that can help people in Southeast Asia find, finance and own their home efficiently and transparently. ”
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