About AREA Group
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About AREA Group

AREA (Area Real Estate Advisory) Group has been providing excellent real estate solutions to clients, investors, and partners since 2012.
Our advisory services assist institutional investors in acquiring high-quality industrial properties that are well-suited for REITs and special funds, while our Industrials Division manages development projects and builds investment-grade industrial assets valued at over USD 500 million.
In addition, AREA is actively engaged in growing our own REITs regionally and offers advisory services to organizations interested in establishing their own REITs. With a diverse investor base and over USD 3 billion in investments, AREA Group is a trusted and reliable partner for all your real estate needs.

AREA Vision

Our vision is to lead the way in our chosen industries, leveraging cutting-edge technology and innovative solutions to create positive impact throughout Malaysia and South East Asia. By empowering our clients to achieve their goals and driving sustainable growth, we aim to build a better future for all. With a focus on excellence, integrity, and collaboration, we strive to be a trusted partner and a driving force for positive change.

AREA Mission

At AREA, our mission is to deliver exceptional results for our clients by leveraging our expertise and experience in our chosen fields. We are dedicated to providing customized solutions that meet our clients’ unique needs and exceed their expectations. Through our client-centric approach, we aim to build enduring partnerships based on trust, integrity, and a shared commitment to success.

AREA Timeline

History Of The AREA Group


Our story begins with the formation of AREA Advisors


AREA Advisory successfully raises AUD 750 million portfolio for a major pension fund


Established the first Malaysian Industrial Development Fund (AIDF-1) valued at USD 150 million


Construction commences on AREA Logistics @ Ampang, Malaysia’s first inner city 3 level logistics center


Established Alpha-REIT, Malaysia’s First shariah compliant education REIT

Q1 2020

AREA Logistics @ Ampang fully certified and open for business

October 2020

AREA Group concludes a joint venture with two major funds to launch the COMPASS @ Kota Sri Langat industrial park


The AREA Group is a well-established institutional real estate investor, developer & fund manager

AREA Brands

Reshaping Malaysian Industry


Premier Logistics Developments


Premier Industrial Developments


Shariah Compliant Education REIT

Collaborating for Success

Our Partners in Driving Positive Change

Honoring Excellence

Celebrating Our Achievements


Special Recognition for Industrial and Logistics Development

KSI ESG Impact Award 2022

Outstanding ESG Impact Award

The AREA Leadership

Setting an Example

YBhg Dato Stewart

Executive Chairman of AREA Management Sdn Bhd, Chairman ALPHA REIT Sdn Bhd

Rajesh Kumar Tharmalingham

AREA Management Sdn Bhd, AREA Real Estate Advisories, Non-Executive Director ALPHA REIT Sdn Bhd

Shireen Iqbal Binti Mohamed Iqbal

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Alpha REIT

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