Group Managing Director

Tan Sri Lim Hock San PSM, SSAP, DSSA, JP


 Tan Sri Dato' Sri Lim Hock San (“Tan Sri Lim”), Malaysian, male, aged 61, was appointed to the Board as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director on 1 August 2014. Subsequently, he was re-designated as the Managing Director on 5 July 2016. 


Upon graduation in 1982 with First Class Honours in Civil Engineering from the University of Wales, UK, Tan Sri Lim returned to Malaysia and took over the realm of the family business from his father. Two decades later, the businesses have expanded to become LBS Bina Group Berhad (“LBGB”). On 6 December 2001, he was appointed as the Managing Director of LBGB. 


With excellent entrepreneurship, acquired management skills and experienced technical expertise, Tan Sri Lim became the Key Leader and spearheaded LBGB and its subsidiaries (“LBGB Group”) to become one of the leading players in the property development industry. 


These outstanding accolades were awarded personally to Tan Sri Lim:- 


i. Second prize in the British Steel Corporation Competition for Design in Hollow Steel Section, 1982 

ii. Recipient of the inaugural Platinum Entrepreneur Award by SMI Association of Malaysia, 2011 

iii. Prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year by Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards (APEA), 2012 

iv. Malaysia Best Company for Leadership of Property Development of the Year by International Alternative Investment Review (IAIR) Awards, 2014 

v. Conferment of World Chinese Economic Summit (WCES) Lifetime Achievement Award for continued efforts in enhancing bilateral relations between Malaysia and China (Guangdong Province), 2015 

vi. Bestowed with The BrandLaureate Hall of Fame – Lifetime Achievement Brand Icon Leadership Awards by Asia Pacific Brands Foundations, 2015 

vii. Global Best Company for Leadership of Property Development of the Year by International Alternative Investment Review (IAIR) Awards, 2016 

viii. Most Affluent Chinese Entrepreneur Awards, 2016 

ix. Property Insight Prestigious Developer Awards (PIPDA) - Personality of the Year, 2017 

x. Asia Corporate Excellence & Sustainability Awards (ACES) - Outstanding Leader in Asia, 2017 

xi. Special Distinguished Award for Promotion of China-ASEAN Relations at the 9th World Chinese Economic Summit (WCES), 2017 

xii. Worldwide Excellence Award (WEA) - Person of the Year, 2017 

xiii. Queen Victoria Commemorative Medal by The Europe Business Assembly, 2017 

xiv. 8th Global Leadership Awards 2018 - Lifetime Achievement Award, 2018 

xv. The BrandLaureate Prominent Business Brand Awards: Most Eminent - Prominent Business Brand Leadership Award, 2018 

xvi. The BrandLaureate Special Edition World Awards: BrandLaureate World Brandpreneur Hall of Fame - Lifetime Achievement Award, 2018 

xvii. FIABCI Malaysia Property Award - Property Man of the Year, 2018 


Being a philanthropist and an active advocate of social and community works, Tan Sri Lim sits on the board of these organisations:- 


1. Chairman, Board of Governors of SMJK Katholik 

2. Chairman, Board of Governors of SJK (C) Tun Tan Siew Sin 

3. President, The Federation of Hokkien Associations Malaysia 

4. President, The Federation of Malaysia Lim Associations 

5. President, Malaysia-Guangdong Chamber of Investment Promotion 

6. President, Malaysia Chamber of Commerce in China-Guangdong 

7. President, Persekutuan Persatuan-Persatuan Ann Koai Malaysia 

8. President, Persatuan Anxi Selangor Dan W.P. Kuala Lumpur 

9. Vice President, Fujian Overseas Exchanges Association 6th Council 

10. Vice President, The World Lin’s Association 

11. Honorary Life Chairman, Board of Governors of SJK (C) Sungai Way 

12. Honorary Life Chairman, Selangor Petaling Business & Industry Association 

13. Honorary Chairman, Rumah Berhala Leng Eng Tian 

14. Honorary Life President, Gabungan Persatuan Cina Petaling Jaya, Selangor 

15. Honorary President, Malaysia-China Silk Road Entrepreneurs Association 

16. Honorary President, The Federation of Malaysian Clans and Guilds Youth Association 

17. Honorary President, Catholic High School Alumni Association 

18. Honorary President, Persatuan Penganut Tho Guan Sen 

19. Honorary President, Young Malaysians Movement 

20. Honorary Life Adviser, The Federation of Chinese Associations Malaysia 

21. Honorary Life Adviser, Tan Kah Kee Educational Charity Foundation 

22. Honorary Adviser, The Federation of Malaysia Chinese Surname Association 

23. Honorary Adviser, Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce 

24. Honorary Adviser, Gabungan Persatuan Keturunan Cina Negeri Sembilan 

25. Adviser, Persatuan Ko Chow Sungai Way 

26. Adviser, Kelab Sungai Way 

27. Adviser, Majlis Pembangunan Sekolah Menengah Jenis Kebangsaan Malaysia 

28. Advisory Committee, Malaysia China Mergers & Acquisitions Association 

29. Deputy Chairman, Selangor/KL Lim Clansmen Association 

30. Overseas Representative, The 5th Session of The 12th Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference 

31. Overseas Representative, Fujian Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference 

32. Committee, The 6th China Overseas Exchange Association 

33. Committee, China Federation 10th Plenary Session 

34. Committee, China Chamber of International Commerce 

35. Committee, Fujian Provincial Federation 

36. National Council Member, The Associated Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Malaysia (ACCCIM)