Integrated property developer SM Prime Holdings Inc. has appointed Steven Tan as president of its mall management unit Shopping Center Management Corp. (SCMC) effective Monday (Jan.27).
This new position is a step up from his previous role as COO, continuing SM’s legacy of retail innovation and customer service towards enhancing every shopper’s malling experience.
Tan successfully led the launch of SM Prime’s premium malls including the SM Mall of Asia in Pasay City in 2006, as well as SM Aura Premier, SM’s foray in upscale mall positioning, in Taguig in 2013.
He has been the head of operations for SM Supermalls in both Philippines and China in his capacity as SVP and COO.
Tan acquired his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Paris School of Management. He began his career in hospitality management in various hotel properties in Asia including Taipei, Taiwan and Shanghai, China before returning to the Philippines to pursue his career in marketing and communications industry.