Mr Cheah graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree in Civil Engineering from University of Iowa. He also obtained a Masters in Business Administration (Distinction) from the University of Sunderland.

Mr Raymond Cheah is in Top Management of a public-listed property development company in Malaysia.

Mr Cheah oversees the development of some of the largest and most significant masterplan, mixed-use, residential, retail, office, hotel, township and infrastructure projects globally including in Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, Canada, and South Africa.  The projects has a combined gross development value (GDV) of over €10 billion.