Partner / Executive Director
Lewis has over 20 years’ experience in the building and development industry, earning his stripes the hands-on way. Owing his passion for the property development industry to his father, who was a contractor by trade, Lewis applies his considerable public relation skills and excellent rapport with the local authorities to lead the way towards achieving the Docomo Group’s long-term aspirations.
His greatest strength lay in project conceptualization, and guiding the entire process from the drawing board to endorsement, approval and implementation. His pioneering spirit in project designing is surpassed by his ability to engage the local authorities in approving some of the most trend-setting and notable property landmarks in Sabah.
Among his outstanding achievements in this area is proposing and implementing the construction of Regency Park, Penampang, Beverly Apartments Phase 1,2 & 4 in Bundusan, New World Commercial Centre Donggongon, Putra Square Commercial Centre Putatan, Megalong Shopping Mall Donggongon and Putra Villa (House of 8) in Kobusak.
Lewis has been an active member of SHAREDA, the Sabah Housing and Real Estate Developers Association, for more than a decade and plays an active role in strengthening the association’s core values and membership among young property development entrepreneurs.
The Docomo partnership of Datuk Henry Hing and Lewis Han has set the benchmark for visionary property development projects in Sabah, supported by a management team of dedicated professionals to fulfill this vision and make it a reality.
Lewis has found his passion in the industry since he was 21 and since then it has been no turning back.
Lewis’s remarkable projects include:
Regency Park, Penampang
420 units of 4-storey walk-up apartments, completed and fully sold out in 1996. This is the first apartment in Sabah with condominium facilities, in which Lewis had taken a big part in planning and designing the said project. Total GDV of RM30,000,000.00
Beverly Apartment Phase 1, 2 & Phase 4, Bundusan
The said project and land was previously owned by Lewis, it consisted of more than 1,600 units of walk-up apartments. He was the pioneer of this type of property development and with the design and planning for the Beverly Apartments, he had created a more affordable housing to the middle and lower income group to own their own homes. The said project and land was sold to Wong Kwok Group for implementation.
New World Commercial Centre, Donggongon
42 units of 3 & 4-storey commercial shoplots were completed and sold out in 2002 with a GDV of RM23,100,000.00
Putra Square Commercial Centre, Putatan
21 units of 2½ & 3-storey commercial shoplots were completed and sold out in 2006 and sales generated topped RM17,000,000.00
Megalong Shopping Mall, Donggongon
Lewis helped brought a new look to Penampang by shaping this mega mall in the heart of Donggongon town, a joint venture with Majlis Daerah Penampang.
Dubbed the longest mall in Sabah, the Megalong Shopping Mall debuted to great acclaim, it has more than 400 shoplots in the building. With the implementation of this project it created more than 2,000 jobs in the district of Penampang.
Putra Villa (House of 8), Kobusak
16 units of upscale detached and semi-detached bungalows completed and sold out in 2012, with total GDV of more than RM14,000,000.00