Founder of M101 Holdings, Dato' Seth Yap Ting Hau is a lawyer by profession and a successful entrepreneur in various industries such as events and advertising, real estate agency, outsource banking and property investment. Dato’ Seth founded Jotex Industries Sdn Bhd, a property investment company where the company still holds over RM10million worth of assets to-date. He previously owned a OCBC authorized outsource agency. In 2007, he was invited to be a Partner of Messrs FL Foo & co. In addition to this, Dato’ Seth is also a certified unit manager for ING Insurance.
With over a decade of insights into the property sector from difference perspective from the related industries, living through the full cycle of property sector’s ups and downs from 2004 till now, has made Dato’ Seth a prudent yet aggressive developer who understand the market needs and the ability to handle bad market as well as tapping into various opportunities. Together with his legal background, these experience collectively gave him a very insightful knowledge of property “movement”. The experience also armed him to be a successful property developer where he aims to develop iconic properties to promote property tourism in Malaysia.
Dato’ Seth graduated from the University of Liverpool in 2001 and was admitted to the England bar Lincoln’s Inn as Barrister-At-Law. Thereafter he read in the chambers of Messrs Skirne & Co. and was admitted to the the Malaysian bar on 25 June 2010. Dato’ Seth was conferred the Darjah Kebesaran Mahkota Pahang Yang Amat Mulia - Peringkat Kedua Darjah Indera Mahkota Pahang (DIMP) which carries the title “Dato’” on the Sultan Pahang’s 82nd birthday in 2013.