AIQ Global manages the most prestigious, luxury residential development projects in Kuala Lumpur, all financed by private equity.

Since 2006, AIQ Global has completed developments with a total value of US$25m and is presently developing another US$30m of high-end property.

Two-thirds of our developments were sold during the time of the global financial crisis, yet the average returns, for these projects have been 35%.

Accounts of all our investments are audited by Crowe Horwath AF, the fifth largest accounting firm in Malaysia.

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Why Malaysia?

Why Malaysia?

Stable Asian Economy

In recent years, Malaysia's economy has been among the most resilient in the world, with GDP growth hovering around 6%.

Rapid Demographic Growth

Kuala Lumpur's population is increasing by 50% every 20 years, making it among the fastest-growing cities in the world.

Undervalued Currency

The Ringgit is one of the most undervalued currencies in the world. According to the July 2012 Economist Big Mac Index, it is undervalued by 41% in comparison to the US Dollar.

Low Property Gains Taxes

Malaysian property gains taxes are competitive, currently 0-15% of the gain, depending on the holding period.

Liberal Investment Regulations

Malaysia affords non-National Asians among the most liberal property-ownership regulations in the region with the process of liberalisation continuing.

High Development Margins

Development margins are strong due to the increasing real estate requirements of a rapidly-growing and increasingly-wealthy population.


Malaysia boasts one of Southeast Asia's most vibrant economies, the fruit of decades of industrial growth and political stability.

BBC, Apr 2013

“Malaysia's economy is enjoying a gravity-defying boom that is confounding sceptics.”

Financial Times, Aug 2012

New York, Hong Kong, London...Kuala Lumpur? Malaysia is going gangbusters. Now, it must sustain the momentum.

Wall Street Journal. Jul 2012

Underpinned by robust fundamentals and policy frameworks...Malaysia’s financial system remains sound, well-capitalised, and resilient.

IMF, Feb 2012

If there is one word that sums up the economic recovery in Malaysia it is ''impressive''.

Robert Prior-Wandesforde, Senior Asian Economist, HSBC, Apr 2010.

“...the focus of the world is shifting from the West to Asia...the money is now in Asia...this is going to be the new center of the world”

Jim Rogers, co-Founder of Quantum Fund, Feb 2009

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Why AIQ?


Extensive Experience

We have transacted over US$50m of prime residential property in Kuala Lumpur and understand our niche market well.

Targeted House Designs

AIQ Global's design team knows the local market. 9 out of 10 of our developments sold during the 2008 global financial crisis were sold within 2 months of marketing.

Villas Built With Passion

Equipped with cinemas, swimming pools, lifts, gymnasiums, state-of-the-art technology, each villa is completely unique and unrivaled in quality.

Proven Track Record

Since 2006, AIQ Global has completed developments with a total value of US$25m. Two-third of the developments were sold during the time of the global financial crisis, yet the average returns for the projects have been 35%.

Efficient Project Management

With pro-active, efficient and experienced project management, our developments are completed in two-third the time required by similar developments.

Property Price Stability

The real estate sector is the most stable segment of an exceptionally firm market in Malaysia and our villas are built in the most desirable areas of Kuala Lumpur.

Clean Investment Structure

Each of AIQ Global's developments is owned by a separate special-purpose company in which investors buy shares, to ring-fence each investment.


We provide monthly, audited, online investor updates which include scanned copies of receipts, bank statements, photos, and all significant agreements.

Audited Accounts

Investor reports are audited and signed by chartered accountants Sundar & Co., and the investments are audited anually by Crowe Horwath AF, the 5th largest accounting firm in Malaysia.


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The Team



Asim Qureshi

Founder and CEO

Asim is the founder and CEO of AIQ Global. He began his career as an investment banker, in London, with Barclays Capital and then moved to Morgan Stanley. There, he became a Vice President, in the ABS group, and structured US$5bn of assets before joining Credit Suisse. In 2006, Asim founded AIQ Global and soon co-founded Malaysia's 2nd largest property portal, The company was sold to, in 2010. Asim has a Physics degree (M.A.) from Oxford University.


Tiffany Tong

Project Manager

Tiffany began as an assistant to the project manager at AIQ Global before assuming the role of Project Manager. She holds a Higher Diploma in Private Secretaryship, a Diploma in Executive Secretaryship, from Stamford College, and a Diploma in Human Resource Management from the Malaysian Institute of Human Resource Management.


Daniela Capdevielle

Lead Architect

Daniela is AIQ Global's lead architect. She graduated from the National University of Cordoba, and has since rendered her services to architectural practices in the UK over the course of 4 years and 3 years in Argentina assuming a wide variety of roles ranging from urban master planning to designing luxury homes.


Ryan Blair

Sales Manager

Ryan showcases AIQ’s villas and is part of the business development team. Ryan is an engineer by training, graduating from Texas A&M University with a degree in B.S. Industrial Engineering. He also has a M.A. in Management from the Universiti Sains Malaysia and is fluent in Bahasa Malaysia.


Mirjam Nielsen

Marketing Manager

Mirjam showcases AIQ’s villas and is part of the business development team. She is an architect, having graduating from Delft University of Technology, and also has a degree in Urbanism from the University of Edinburgh. Mirjam has nearly 10 years of experience in real estate including six years at ING Real Estate Development, where she worked on housing and area development projects.


Eunice Ho

Accounts Manager

Eunice oversees all accounting tasks at AIQ. She is incredibly organized and adds valuable experience to AIQ's accounting department. Eunice obtained a Professional Certificate in Accounting from The Association of International Accountants.

Macatanto Guba

Quantity Surveyor

Mac manages all costs relating to AIQ Global's construction projects from the initial calculations to the final figures. He has 23 years of experience in Qatar and Saudi Arabia. Mac is also a licensed civil engineer and holds a Degree in Science in Engineering from the National University of Manila, Philippines.

Anne Joseph

Marketing Executive

Anne joined AIQ as a marketing executive. She assists the marketing department in promoting AIQ's development projects to a network of agents. Prior to this, Anne assumed various roles including research assistant at the High Commission of Canada. Anne holds a Degree in Commerce in Management from the University of Western Sydney, Australia.  


Ir. Abdul Yuzid


Yuzid is AIQ Global's engineer. He has led engineering teams for more than 70 projects, in Malaysia, and is a corporate member of the Institute of Engineers Malaysia. He is responsible for all engineering work at AIQ and holds a Degree in Science in Engineering from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland.

Rohaidzad Rashid

Architect Consultant

Rohaidzad is an architect consultant who advises AIQ's management team prior to building or remodeling and provides solutions regarding building designs. Rohaidzad is also a Director at HR Architect Sdn Bhd and holds a Degree in Architecture from the Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, Scotland.


Giorgio del Corral

3D Artist

Giorgio is a 3D artist at AIQ and specializes in 3D architecture modelling. He has 7 years of experience creating 3D models for architecture firms in Spain. Giorgio graduated from the School of Art and Architecture in Madrid.


Daniel Joshua

Public Relations Officer

Daniel manages all media relations at AIQ Global. He is responsible for informing the public about all AIQ, ventures and developments. Daniel is currently pursuing his Commercial Pilot License, in the Philippines, and works on operational projects with AIQ on a part-time basis.


Alessandra Monti


Alessandra is an architect working with AIQ Global. She has been connected with various projects in Italy and is involved in difference phases of projects from concept design to working design. She graduated with a Masters Degree in Architecture from the renowned Polytechnic University of Milan.

Bernard Romulo

Accounts Executive

Bernard is a Certified Public Accountant who assists AIQ with accounting tasks. He was previously the senior auditor at SGV & Co where he obtained a 5/5 rating in a senior auditor role from Ernst & Young. Bernard holds a Degree in Science in Accounting from the University of the Immaculate Conception in the Philippines.

Obaid Haq

Administrative Executive

Obaid is an administrative executive at AIQ, bolstering the team with his 5 years of experience in management. Obaid holds a Masters in Business Administration from the Limkokwing University of Creative Arts, Malaysia.


Beth Greenfield

Creative Consultant

Beth is a strong creative writer with a 20-year background in website copy, advertising, blogs, brochures, PR, articles and collateral materials. Working in many diverse industries from beauty and skin care to fashion, health and fitness, real estate, consumer products, and more, Beth brings her experience and expertise to AIQ’s marketing communications.

Anna Lee

IT Project Manager

Anna is an IT project manager at AIQ who has managed IT projects in America, Germany and Portugal. She holds a Masters Degree in International Economics from the National Technical University of Ukraine and is currently pursuing a Degree in Law from the Ukraine National Academy of Internal Affairs.

Boey Low

Project Coordinator

Boey is a project coordinator at AIQ . She is highly industrious and has 4 years of experience in event management and project coordination. She holds a Degree in Industrial Relations and Labor Studies from University Malaysia Sarawak.


Jovana Radovanovic

Graphic Designer

Jovana is a graphic designer at AIQ. She has 3 years of experience as a graphic designer and has been working on various international graphic design projects. Jovana studied Graphic Design at the College of Fine and Applied Arts in Belgrade, Serbia.


Aiza Masaya

Operations Assistant

Aiza is the Operations Assistant at AIQ Global and is responsible for providing support to the entire team. She has five years experience performing operational tasks for several construction companies in the Philippines. Aiza has a Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Rizal System, Philippines.


Could This Be You?

We Are Looking To Hire

We are constantly looking to hire outstanding team players that have a proven track record. With an average of 500 applicants per opening, it's not easy getting into AIQ nor is it easy once you start work as our expectations are very high and standards uncompromising. If you like to be challenged and want to achieve things you never thought possible, contact us at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

50 full-time construction workers are also part of AIQ Global's team.

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    Bukit Utama 1
    Changkat Bukit Utama PJU 6
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    47800 Petaling Jaya
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