Lendlease reinforces digital business bench strength with two senior leadership appointments

18 Mar 2021

Lendlease announced two strategic leadership appointments to its digital arm, Lendlease Digital, to continue its commitment to the digital transformation of the property and construction sectors.

Richard Kuppusamy has assumed the role of the Head of Lendlease Digital, Asia, effective since September 2020. Kuppusamy retains his role as the Head of Digital Engineering for Integrated Solutions, Asia, which he has held since February 2019. He assumes leadership, management, and performance of the Digital business unit for the region. 

Richard said, “I am excited to be working with a team of innovators that are breaking down boundaries in the physical world and revolutionising the places we create and the way in which we build. As a team, we look forward to driving new breakthroughs in the digitalisation of the built environment, the emergence of autonomous buildings, and leveraging the momentum we have already achieved as we strive to the development of a more sustainable, healthy world.” 

Lendlease has also appointed Preetham Nadig as the Head of its Singapore Product Development Centre and the Vice President of Engineering for Lendlease Digital, Asia. In his new role, Nadig will be responsible for driving Lendlease Podium’s product technology roadmap and the development of digital solutions for the built environment. He reports to Pankaj Srivastava, Chief Technology Officer, Lendlease Digital. 

“We are delighted to have Preetham on board to lead the strategic vision in Singapore's Product Delivery Centre. With his leadership, the team will deliver first-to-market digital solutions that cut across design, construction and global property supply chains. With Preetham added to our team of innovators and digital experts, we are confident that Lendlease Digital is well-positioned to propel the built world into the digital age,” Pankaj said. 

Nadig brings with him over 18 years of experience leading delivery teams in tech startups and mature platforms in areas such as blockchain, telehealth, e-commerce and supply chain. Most recently, he led the Digital Products team at Zuellig Pharma and has previously held roles leading companies across the pharmaceutical, consumer goods and automotive sectors.  

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About Lendlease
Lendlease is a leading international property and infrastructure group with operations in Australia, Asia, Europe and the Americas.

Our purpose is Together we create value through places where communities thrive. 

Headquartered in Sydney, Australia, and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange, Lendlease has approximately 9,500 employees internationally. 

Our core capabilities are reflected in our operating segments of Development, Investments and Construction. We are known as 联实 in Chinese. For more information, please visit: www.lendlease.com