Ir. Dr. Justin Lai is a registered Malaysian, ASEAN, and International Professional Engineer, specializing in civil & structural engineering. Upon graduation, he was engaged as a design engineer at a civil & structural engineering consultancy firm, where he gained his first few years of professional working experience. In August 2008, Ir. Dr. Justin established a project management firm named IPM Engineering. Believing that without great engineers there will be no great civilisation, Ir. Dr. Justin recruits young engineers and nurtures them to become the future pillars of civilisation. IPM has been expanding robustly in recent years under his leadership.
Ir. Dr. Justin’s determination and mental psyche makes the impossible possible. His persistence helps jump start young engineers in their entrepreneurial journey, making IPM the first professional engineering consulting firm to be granted a Franchise License by Government of Malaysia. Tapping the unleashed synergy, IPM is transformed into a platform for professionals to establish a collaborative business relationship in different forms of value exchange. IPM now comprises of multi-disciplinary professionals that possess the comprehensive know-how across industries.
Apart from leading IPM to a company milestone and overseeing execution of the many on-going projects, Ir. Dr. Justin is also playing an active role as the Investigating Committee of the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM). His efforts in improving the construction industry can also be seen from his past involvement in the Industry Advisory Panel of Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman from year 2015 to year 2018. Besides, he is also the Committee Member of The Boss Club of Malaysia and Registered Property Manager (PM) of The Board of Valuers, Appraisers, Estate Agents and Property Managers (BOVAEP).
Ir. Dr. Justin’s creative leadership and business acumen won him one of the Top 30 Finalists in the Junior Chamber International Ten Outstanding Young Malaysian (JCI TOYM) Award in the year 2014 and 2016. He was awarded the IEM Young Engineer Award 2015 by the Institution of Engineers, Malaysia; and was selected as one of the Top 30 Semi Finalists in the JCI Creative Young Entrepreneur (JCI CYEA) Award in the year 2016 and 2017.
Founder & Managing Director
Ir. Dr. Justin Lai Woon Fatt
B.Eng (Hons) Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Civil)
M.Eng Master of Engineering (Civil)
DBA Doctor of Business Administration
P.Eng Professional Engineer with Practising Certificate
ASEAN Eng. ASEAN Engineer
ACPE ASEAN Chartered Professional Engineer
APEC Eng. APEC Engineer
IntPE International Professional Engineer
MIEM Member of The Institution of Engineers Malaysia
MREAM Member of Road Engineering Association of Malaysia
MGBC Member of Malaysia Green Building Confederation
PM Registered Property Manager