Eco World International Berhad (EcoWorld International) is a real estate developer listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad. The Company has nine ongoing projects in the United Kingdom (UK) and two in Australia with a total gross development value of GBP3.4 billion and AUD558 million respectively.
Major shareholders in EcoWorld International are Eco World Development Group Berhad (EcoWorld Malaysia) – a well-known Malaysian real estate developer, and GuocoLand Limited – a regional real estate development, investment, and management company listed on the Singapore Exchange since 1978.
Having launched its first project in 2015, EcoWorld International has since expanded rapidly through organic growth and joint ventures. It has four undeveloped sites in the UK and is in the process of acquiring five sites in the UK and one site in Australia. Including the ongoing projects, The Company has 18 projects in its current and future development pipeline.
EcoWorld International is managed by a board and management team comprising qualified and experienced individuals, including personnel who were involved in developing some of the most iconic and award-winning developments in both Malaysia and the UK. EcoWorld International’s development has also won numerous awards such as 1) Best New Place to Live by London Planning Awards, 2) Development of the Year by RESI Awards, 3) Grand Prix Award and Best Regeneration Project by London Evening Standard, and 4) winner of Residential Development category at The Wharf Property Awards 2017.
All of EcoWorld’s projects are developed with liveability and lifestyle in mind. London City Island, the Company’s first project in the UK, is designed as an arts and cultural destination, anchored by presence of the English National Ballet. Wardian London, which sits next to the Canary Wharf estate, features modern architecture with innovative landscaping, offering a sense of escape whilst remaining connected to the thriving city. Embassy Gardens, located in the heart of Nine Elms places emphasis on design and engineering craftsmanship with its “floating” transparent Sky Pool. It is slated to be London’s new diplomatic precinct. Kensal Rise, The Claves, and Aberfeldy Village, the three latest additions in EcoWorld International’s portfolio, offer a suite of lifestyle amenities and are conveniently located near to train or tube stations, providing easy access to Central London.
In Australia, the Company’s maiden project of West Village, Parramatta offers views of Sydney’s CBD and Blue Mountains and is well-connected via transportation links. Yarra One, the company’s second project in Australia, is located in South Yarra, a suburb of Melbourne that houses some of the city’s most prestigious residential addresses. Designed by the award-winning Fender Katsalidis Architects, Yarra One promises to bring a breath of fresh air to the neighbourhood.
Under the EcoWorld brand, EcoWorld International shares the same business philosophy and corporate vision as EcoWorld Malaysia. EcoWorld International aspires to establish strong presence in the markets where it operates by striving for excellence in all aspects of its operations. This includes consistently delivering unmatched service and product quality to the customers, and taking a proactive approach to managing environment, health and safety practices.