Phang Sau Lian
Senior General Manager, Sunway Velocity Mall
Phang Sau Lian has been a marketing practitioner with established organisations prior to joining Sunway Group in 2003 as the Marketing Manager of Sunway Pyramid, where she headed the marketing team for the mall. Prior to this, she was the Marketing Manager of Berjaya Times Square & Dijaya Group and was actively involved in property development, sales and marketing. She has also worked with Genting Resorts World Berhad in the early part of her career.
Phang Sau Lian was appointed as the General Manager of Sunway Putra Mall in March 2014 to manage the opening of the mall as well as the overall Business Performance and profitability of the company. In June 2019, she was then appointed General Manager of Sunway Velocity Mall and she took on the role of Senior General Manager in 2021.
Throughout her 18-year career with Sunway, she has played a key role in developing overall marketing strategies and established strategic alliances with various international and regional business partners. Phang Sau Lian also spearheaded the Customer Care services and experience for Sunway Malls. She works closely with other Sunway business units to promote and strengthen Sunway Malls’ as well as Sunway City’s branding.
Some of her career milestones with Sunway include her contribution to the opening of Sunway Carnival Mall, Sunway Giza, Sunway Pyramid Phase 2, Sunway Putra Mall and Sunway Velocity Mall. Phang Sau Lian also contributed towards achieving major award recognitions given to Sunway Malls, such as FIABCI, ICSC and Tourism Awards. Sunway aside, she is the EXCO member of Malaysia Shopping Malls Association (Persatuan Pengurusan Kompleks (PPK) with the portfolio of Vice President 1.