KEN Narrative

KEN Holdings began in the 1980s as a specialist contractor providing engineering services and have since grown to be a reputable property development company it stands as today. The KEN narrative tells of KEN’s dedication to detail and quality as it continues to make its mark steadily as leaders in green building design.

At KEN we recognise our responsibilities goes beyond our business

and we take our responsibilities seriously.

It is our mission to remain committed to our stakeholders’ interests by ensuring we manage resources sustainably and apply sound corporate governance. We remain committed to enhancing value by delivering quality developments that are efficiently planned and thoroughly executed and maintain commitment to our communities to ensure we embrace sustainable practices to preserve the environment and we strive to contribute to by building a conducive work environment with generous growth opportunities.

Core Values

We strive to adhere to the following core values to ensure we continue to contribute to our communities.

We are hands-on and committed in seeking to fulfil our responsibilities as a developer in the communities we have built. We are careful, thoughtful and mindful in all things that we do to fulfil our vision statement. We strive to remain aware of our effect on the environment and in the spirit of Mottainai embrace sustainable practices to prudently and wisely use our resources.

We remain innovative continuously striving to create value in all that we deliver. At KEN we recognise that goals are achieved together as a whole, in cooperation and respect. We recognise that each individual is a valued member of the KEN family and strive to reach our goals as a team in the spirit of unity.

KEN Milestones 

2021 The Offices
2020 The Space
2018 The Platform
2017 KEN Gallery
2016 Menara KEN TTDI
2013 KEN Rimba
2009 KEN Bangsar
2005 KEN Foundation
2003 Main board of Bursa Malaysia
2001 KEN Aman
2000 KEN Damansara
1996 Second Board of KLSE
1995 KEN awarded land reclamation in Westport Malaysia.
1990s KEN-CHEC Sdn Bhd was incorporated.
1990 PKK Class A Status
1980s KEN continued building portfolio
1980 Incorporated as a specialist contractor

KEN Milestones

The Offices

Fully furnished office. It offers the most cost effective fully fitted co-working office that best suit your business no matter you’re a team player or one man show.

The Space

The Space is a 30,000 sq. ft. event spaces within Menara KEN TTDI. This versatile venue includes column-free ballroom and function rooms which can be custom designed to host any event including product launches, seminars, conferences, corporate events and private functions.

The Platform

The Platform is a fully-integrated performing arts center comprising a 523-seat theatre and is suitable for large scale musicals and concerts. The space is also conducive for corporate meetings, seminars, conferences and private events.

KEN Gallery

A lifelong passion of our founder Chairman, Dato’ Kenny Tan, a 20,000 sq. ft. of art space named KEN Gallery was created to engage the community through arts.


The opening of Menara KEN TTDI introduces platinum-grade office spaces, KEN Gallery, a performing arts theater, a roof-top pool, a sky bar, a gymnasium and a vast variety of F&B outlets.

KEN Rimba

KEN Holdings continued making its mark as the country’s leading green developer launching the country’s first green township, KEN Rimba. KEN Rimba Legian Residences was awarded the BCA Green Mark Gold for the many key features that promote sustainable living.

KEN Bangsar

KEN Property makes its mark as a pioneer and authority in the arena of green buildings launching the country’s first BCA Green Mark Gold Plus Award building, KEN Bangsar. KEN Bangsar gained a series of accolades including the prestigious FIABCI Malaysia Property Award 2011: Sustainable Development Category.

KEN Foundation

The KEN Foundation was born to offer scholarships and financial assistance to Malaysians who are looking to further their education in local institutions.

Main board of Bursa Malaysia

KEN Holdings was promoted to the main board of Bursa Malaysia.

KEN Aman

KEN acquired a majority stake in Khidmat Tulin Sdn Bhd and undertook a 22-acre housing development scheme known as KEN Aman where the group assisted the Selangor State Government in rehousing 650 families in the Seri Kembangan area

KEN Damansara

KEN Holdings through the incorporation of KEN Property made its debut in the property development scene with the launch of KEN Damansara.

Second Board of KLSE

KEN was awarded a RM55 million turnkey project to construct the Teacher’s Training College in Kangar on an area encompassing 89 acres of land in Perlis. KEN Holdings was also listed on the second board of the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange.

KEN awarded land reclamation in Westport Malaysia.

The company was awarded the RM127 million land reclamation project in Westport Malaysia.

KEN-CHEC Sdn Bhd was incorporated.

KEN-CHEC Sdn Bhd was incorporated. This partnership between KEN and the Chinese Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) was established to carry out marine and land reclamation works.

PKK Class A Status

Obtaining the PKK Class A status enabled KEN to tender for and undertake state and federal government projects of an unlimited size.

KEN continued building portfolio

KEN continued building its portfolio as it adds the design and installation of micropiles, pipe-jacking and geotechnical services to its list of expertise. KEN also pioneered the use of soil nailing for slope protection works in Malaysia.

Incorporated as a specialist contractor

KEN was incorporated as a specialist contractor providing engineering services with a primary focus on grouting, underpinning, guniting and structural repair works.

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