Our Team

Chea Bunseang

Chea Bunseang

Chairman

Bunseang is currently the Advisor to the Ministry of Environment, with sub-decree appointed by Prime Minister as the assistant direct to Minister to review and work on the Environmental policies include the National Environmental Codes, EIA Committee Member, as task team member working on the National Green Building Policy. He has also done some consultancy for The World Bank on environmental safeguard policy and its implementation in Cambodia. Bunseang has a Master’s Degree in Social Science from the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand, with a specialization in the field of Urban Environmental Management. He also has a B.A of Arts, Specialized in Architecture and Urban Planning from the Royal University of Fine-Arts, Phnom Penh. He is also the Principal Architect of Hanlim Bunseang Architecture. He has previously worked in Nubutaka Ashihara Associates, a New York based design firm.


Bernard Sagaiyaraj

Bernard Sagaiyaraj

Head  - Advisory Board

Bernard is a professional Mechanical Engineer with a MBA, who has 30 years of experience in fields ranging from System and Product Design, Sales, Marketing, Manufacturing, Facilities Management and Sustainability and this was done with various firms like Hitachi Semiconductor, Accenture, Emerson Climate Technologies, Patton Refrigeration and Bureau Veritas. 15 years of experience which related to Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning with a focus in creating low-energy air-conditioning systems. His PhD thesis was on product and system design of active chilled beams for the tropics. Bernard is also a LEED Accredited Professional (AP), AEMAS Energy Manager, Registered Electrical Energy Manager (REEM) and a Certified Trainer. He is also the Director of Blue Snow Energy Co Ltd  - a sustainability consulting firm.
Mey Thimsovansao

Mey Thimsovansao

Treasurer and Head of Administration

Thimsovannsao has a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering with 12 years of experience in fields Mechanical and Electrical Services for Buildings. He is also certified by Institute for Sustainable Power Quality (ISPQ Australia) for Design and Installation of Grid Connected Photovoltaics. He has carried out numerous feasibility studies for solar PV systems for green buildings and  on-grid/off grid schemes. He has also designed monitoring solution for new & existing solar farms. His primary focus is energy efficiency and renewable energy in Cambodia. Sovannsao is also the Associate Director of CSS, a company focused on sustainability-related solutions and systems 

Yim Keokalyan

Yim Keokalyan

Head - Project Management

Kalyan has a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering with 16 years of experience in Residential, Commercial and Industrial sectors in Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Services System. He was key in the LEED Platinum certification of the Bureau Veritas (Cambodia) office in 2015.  He is capable of providing sustainability consulting service for buildings that aim to environmentally friendly in accordance to international standards. He is also the Director of VRK Corporation Co., Ltd , a Mechanical Electrical and Plumbing Green Building Construction firm.

Dr. Mom Mony

Dr. Mom Mony

Advisor

Dr. MOM Mony is Licensed Professional Structural Engineer from both Board of Engineers, Cambodia (Professional Engineer in Structural Engineering) and ASEAN region (ASEAN Chartered Professional Engineer and ASEAN Engineer). He also holds practice license in Structural Design from the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning, and Construction, Cambodia.  

He has 25+ years experiences in civil engineering practices ranging from structural engineering (structural design of tall buildings, structural condition assessment of existing structures, structural strengthening and retrofitting, and structural health monitoring), construction engineering and management, civil infrastructure, construction informatics (Building Information Modeling (BIM), computer applications in structural engineering), curriculum development for both undergraduate and graduate programs, construction law to national building code development.

Sim Bovisal

Sim Bovisal

Consultant

Bovisal Sim currently serves as a Green Building Consultant, responsible for data management, public relation/ collaboration with other institutions. His previous work experiences at the Phnom Penh Capital Administration, Consultant for WWF and ADB projects. Where he had building / landscape designed, urban environmental management and planning. His educational backgrounds are Bachelor in Architecture and Urban Planning and a Master in Urban Planning and Sustainability. His goal is to manage urban planning, sustainable development and improve people's quality of life.

Vorn Thary

Vorn Thary

Consultant

Vorn Thary graduated master's degree in Agro-Industry and Environment at Institute of Technology of Cambodia and a master's exchange program in Environmental Engineering of faculty Civil Engineering and Geoscience Department Sanitary Engineering at TU Delft, the Netherlands in 2018. Within 4 years of progressive professional experiences, I assisted, supported, and led many projects. Even mostly related to technical experience but also includes documentation and implementation part of the project and linkage key stakeholders with proper communication. Having proved myself as an efficient specialist, I got the opportunities to work as a researcher, sustainability manager, and national project coordinator in a few working places which are international and local organizations.

Dr. Vin Spoann

Dr. Vin Spoann

Consultant

Dr. SPOANN VIN obtained a Ph.D. degree from Okayama University, Japan, and his MSc in Urban Environmental Management from the Asian Institute of Technology (Thailand) in 2005. Most of his teaching and research projects related to valuing ecosystem services, project cycle management, environmental policy and regulation, urban environmental management focusing on water and sanitation and waste management, and green infrastructures management. For 15 years of his professional background and expertise, he has led and been involved in various projects, partners, and consulting firms including UNDP, ADB, WWF, FFI, PEMSEA-ICM, AIT-CIDA, ACRA Foundation, Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia (EEPSEA/IDRC), OFW-Nagoya, DCA, Waste-Econ, ICEM consulting firm and many of local consulting firms in Cambodia. He has knowledge of evaluating and assessing the development of investment projects by employing indicator assessment tools, benefit-cost analysis, and statistical and stated preference methods. His recent research interest focuses on the economic valuation of ecosystem services and green urban development plans. Also, he is the main contributor to the report Phnom Penh Green City Strategic Plan 2017-2026.