ERA Realty Network Senior Management

MEET OUR SENIOR MANAGEMENT

JACK CHUA
JACK CHUACHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Jack joined ERA in 1990. Prior to the management buyout of ERA in August 2013 by Northstar Group, an equity firm headquartered in Singapore, Jack was the President and Executive Director of Hersing Corporation. Jack played a pivotal role in the listing of Hersing Corporation on the SGX in 1998. The former Hersing group of businesses include ERA, StorHub Self Storage, and Western Union. Before joining ERA, Jack was Head of Property Management at the Singapore Public Works Department. He was also a Public Service Commission scholar and holds an Honours Degree of Science in Building and a Master’s Degree in Project Management from the National University of Singapore.
MARCUS CHU
MARCUS CHUCHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Marcus joined ERA in 1996 and has extensive experience in real estate marketing, selling and team building. He has been ERA’s Top New Achiever in 1997 and was also inducted in the company’s League of Honour in 1999 for his results as 2nd Top achiever in 1997 to 1998 and 1st Overall Top Achiever in 1999. In 1999, Marcus was also the Top Producer for ERA International, as well as, the first salesperson to achieve S$1M commissions in a year. With two decades of real estate experiences, Marcus undertook team-building at other agencies for five years and was instrumental in multiplying huge turnover and headcounts. With his wealth of agency team building experience, Marcus has helped establish ERA as the largest real estate agency in Singapore with over 6,300 salespersons.
DORIS ONG
DORIS ONGCHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Doris joined ERA in 1991 and was responsible for the company’s venture into project marketing. She is responsible for pushing ERA into becoming the first real estate agency to clinch projects from developers. Doris capitalized on this momentum and established ERA as the leading project marketing real estate agency. With her wealth of Project Marketing experience, she is intimately familiar with the inner workings of a project launch. To ensure the success of a project, Doris works closely with developer clients from the project’s land acquisition stage, through design, launch, and after sales stages. She is a licensed valuer and is a member of the Singapore Institute of Surveyors and Valuers. Doris holds an Honours Degree in Estate Management from the National University of Singapore.
EUGENE LIM
EUGENE LIMKEY EXECUTIVE OFFICER
As the KEO of the largest real estate agency in Singapore, Eugene is a well-respected real estate opinion leader. His professional views on the real estate market and its pertinent issues are frequently sought by the media. Eugene appears regularly on major print media including newspapers, television, and radio. Eugene has over two decades experience in the real estate industry, seven of which were with publicly listed property developers such as, DBS Land, and CapitaLand. He holds a Master’s Degree in Real Estate and an Honours Degree in Estate Management from the National University of Singapore.

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

  • Top Grandeur Award in Asia Enterprise BRAND Awards, 2016
  • Asia Responsible Corporate Awards, Apex Leadership Award By Built Environment Industry, 2015/16
  • Largest Real Estate Agencies, Rank #1 by SBR Business Ranking Awards 2014 – 2016
  • SHARE Corporate Platinum Award by the Community Chest, 2002, 2006 – 2008, 2011 – 2016
  • I Love You Ruby Award by Singapore Association for the Deaf, 2015
  • Ambassador for the Deaf since 2010 by Singapore Association for the Deaf, 2015
  • 5-Years Outstanding SHARE Award 2010-2014 by the Community Chest, 2015
  • Influential Brand, Top 1 Brand Winner in Real Estate segment by Brand Alliance, 2014
  • Top Company Award by ERA Real Estate (US), 2013
  • Singapore’s Largest Real Estate Agency, CEA Public Register, 2011 – 2015
  • I Love You Sapphire Award by Singapore Association for the Deaf, 2011
  • Superbrands Singapore Award, 2004, 2005, 2009
  • Trusted Brands Gold Award (Real Estate & Property Agent Category) by Reader’s Digest, 2008
  • FEA (Master Franchise) by Franchise Excellence Award, 2000
  • Special Events Award by the Community Chest, 1997
  • National IT Award (Private Sector) by National Computer Board, 1996
  • SISIR ISO 9002 Award, 1994
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MILESTONES

2016

  • Be Singapore’s Largest Real Estate Agency for the 6th consecutive year according to CEA Public Register and ranked #1 Largest Real Estate Agency by Singapore Business Review for 3rd consecutive year
  • Received the Top Grandeur Award in Asia Enterprise BRAND Awards 2016
  • Received the Asia Responsible Corporate Awards, Apex Leadership Award by Built Environment Industry, 2015/16
  • Introduced ERA Scholarship for ERA’s family of employees, salespersons and customers
  • Launched ERA 24/7 PropWatch, a property watch, search and match service free for the public
  • Received the 9th SHARE Corporate Platinum Award and Five Years Outstanding SHARE Award at the Community Chest Awards 2016

2015

  • Singapore’s Largest Real Estate Agency for the 5th consecutive year according to CEA Public Register and ranked #1 Largest Real Estate Agency by Singapore Business Review for 2nd consecutive year
  • Launched ERA Extra Mile Programme, an industry first S$500k salespersons rewards scheme for good service
  • Expanded to five offices spread over 65,000 sqft of space, at Mountbatten Square, SLF Building, Zhong Shan Park, Toa Payoh Hub, and 600 Toa Payoh
  • Raised S$80k for the Singapore Association for the Deaf in a charity walk
  • Set new Singaporean record for Largest Mass SG50 Happy Dance with 448 participants
  • Featured on Channel NewsAsia, Global Enterprise programme
  • Received the 8th SHARE Corporate Platinum Award and Five Years Outstanding SHARE Award at the Community Chest Awards 2015
  • Received the I Love You Ruby Award and named Ambassador for the Deaf since 2010 by The Singapore Association for The Deaf

2014

  • Awarded Top 1 Influential Brand for Property Agencies in Singapore by Brand Alliance
  • Singapore’s Largest Real Estate Agency for the 4th consecutive year according to CEA Public Register and ranked #1 Largest Real Estate Agency by Singapore Business Review
  • 1st real estate agency to achieve more than 6,000 salespersons registered on CEA Public Register
  • Raised S$78k for Canossaville Children’s Home at ERA Manager’s Day
  • Introduced Superstar Bonus incentive programme for excellence in commissions earned and recruitment
  • Set new Singaporean record for Largest Mass Cane Dance with 711 participants

2013

  • Singapore’s Largest Real Estate Agency for the 3rd consecutive year according to CEA Public Register
  • Offered ERA shares to all Division Directors through the Share Ownership programme
  • Introduced Project Marketing mobile app for salespersons, ERA SG PROJECTS
  • Acquired by Northstar Group, a private equity firm headquartered in Singapore

2012

  • Singapore’s Largest Real Estate Agency for the 2nd consecutive year according to CEA Public Register
  • Developed mobile app i-ERA with TDSR, ABSD, SSD, and MSR calculators for Apple iOS, Android, as well as, Windows mobile devices
  • Celebrated 30 years of outstanding sales, excellent service, and customer satisfaction in Singapore

2011

  • Singapore’s Largest Real Estate Agency according to CEA Public Register
  • Set up a three-storey service and training centre in Toa Payoh
  • Introduced a Million Dollar Cash Draw for salespersons and customers
  • Received the 5th SHARE Corporate Platinum Award at the Community Chest Awards 2011

2010

  • Contributed significantly towards HDB’s 50th Anniversary Fund Raising of S$2.38 Million for the Community Chest
  • Participated in the National Day Parade at the Padang
  • Won 15 industry awards, which is the most by any company, for Team Managers and Salespersons at the Inaugural International Real Estate Congress
  • Participated in the National Day Parade at the Padang

2009

  • Awarded 3rd Superbrand status in Singapore
  • Raised S$200,000 in ten minutes for the Community Chest Charity Show- True Hearts 2009, by matching donations dollar-for-dollar
  • Raised S$80,000 for the Singapore Association for the Deaf, by hosting a 4-km Charity Walk

2008

  • Awarded Reader’s Digest Trusted Brand in real estate and property agent category
  • Awarded 2nd Superbrand status in Singapore
  • Integrated ZapCode, a code-reading mobile technology, allowing customers quick access to real-time updates of ERA properties and latest transactions
  • Launched 98TXTERA, a messaging service for instant access to real estate information on mobile phones

2007

  • Introduced ERA Sellers Security® Plan, “We Will Sell Your House, Or ERA Will Buy It!”®
  • Conducted a salespersons incentive lucky draw with a top prize of a Mercedes-Benz SLK or a prestigious condominium

2006

  • Introduced Group Personal Accident Insurance Plan for salespersons
  • Introduced extended Home Warranty Plan for new projects
  • Introduced Hersing Scholarship for salespersons and customers

2005

  • Built Hersing Hub, housing all ERA operations
  • Introduce Hersing Credit for customers
  • Awarded Superbrand status in Singapore

2004

  • Awarded # 1 Real Estate Brand
  • Introduced Hersing Credit for salespersons
  • Introduced mobile office technology for salespersons, ERA 24/7 PS

2003

  • Featured on Mediacorp Channel 5, Home Affairs programme
  • Introduced ERA-UOB Visa Card for salespersons and customers

2002

  • Bestowed title of “World’s Largest Real Estate Office” by ERA International
  • Published myHome, a weekly property supplement in Streats
  • Launched ERA Mobile for salespersons

2001

  • Achieved 95% brand awareness amongst key demographics in Singapore
  • Introduce Passport to Success in Buying, Selling, and Career in Real Estate for salespersons

2000

  • Introduced the Customer Privilege Plan
  • Won the Franchise Excellence Award (Master Franchise)

1999

  • Introduced ERA Property Online, a live-update property information resource, on TCS Teletext

1998

  • Listed holding company, Hersing Corporation Ltd, on SGX
  • Awarded the Community Chest Special Events Award

1997

  • Launched Internet presence
  • Produced a Dress Your House for Success, open-houses video guide for customers

1996

  • Introduced ERA Mobile Access Network for salespersons
  • Won the National IT Award (Private Sector)
  • Introduced a message pager system to market properties

1995

  • Published ANSWERS book
  • Published Quarterly Residential Review of Singapore
  • Introduced Customer Lucky Draw to reward clients

1994

  • Achieve SISIR ISO 9002 Award

1993

  • Introduce Real Estate Investment Reports

1992

  • Introduced Credit Card Programme for salespersons and customers
  • Offered Deposit Guarantee Programme for customers
  • Introduced a Customer Satisfaction Survey
  • Initiated career apparel to improve professional standards for salespersons
  • Featured on TCS, Real Estate Showcase infotainment programme

1991

  • Introduce RealNet

1990

  • Provided Home Protection Plan for HDB properties

1989

  • Provided Home Protection Plan for private properties

1988

  • Published Realty Guides for customers

1987

  • Initiated Annual Business Conference

1986

  • Conducted Real Estate Career Seminars

1985

  • Published TeamERA Newsletter

1983

  • Introduced Open House marketing concept

1982

  • Provided professional real estate training
  • Introduced Exclusive Listing marketing concept

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