Not once but twice! Andrew Tan is ?Property Man of the Year?
Recognition is sweeter the second time around.
Tycoon Andrew L. Tan was again hailed as the ?Property Man of the Year? by the prestigious International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI), the same recognition he bagged last year.
Tan, chairman and chief executive officer of Megaworld Corporation, was cited for his outstanding contribution in the real estate industry, especially in pioneering in the country the concept of ?Live, Work, Play, Learn? in urban township designs.
But Tan was not the only one who was on a roll. His company MegaWorld, the country?s largest property developer, was also awarded by FIABCI as the ?Overall Outstanding Developer in the Philippines? for second consecutive years.
MegaWorld dominated the five major award categories namely; Outstanding Developer for Retail -Venice Grand Canal Mall; Outstanding Developer for Office-Uptown Tower 1; Outstanding Developer for Masterplanned Development (Metro Manila) ? McKinley Hill; Outstanding Developer for Industrial Development -McKinley Hill; and Outstanding Developer for Residential High-Rise (the Visayas)?8 Newtown Boulevard.