Developer History

Since its inception in 2015, the Area Group through its industrial development arm, AREA Industrial Development Holdings Sdn Bhd, has been redefining the industrial development in Malaysia for over 10 years.

Through its two in house brands, AREA Logistics and COMPASS Industrials, AREA has been responsible for some of Malaysia’s most innovative developments that include Malaysia’s first 3 Storey Mega Inner City logistics center in Kuala Lumpur, to a 220 acre green industrial park, AREA has built a reputation as an innovator and trusted partner in the industrial and logistics development business.

Introducing the AREA Group

Specialists in Industrial and Logistics Development


The Story Begins with the formation of Area Advisors in 2012


AREA Advisory successfully raises AUD 750 million portfolio for a major pension fund.


Established the first Malaysian Industrial Development Fund (AIDF-1)​


Construction commences on AREA Logistics @ Ampang , Malaysia’s first inner city 3 level logistics center​


Established Alpha-REIT Malaysia’s First unlisted shariah REIT


AREA Logistics @ Ampang fully certified and open for business. Fully leased by Q1 2021 (despite COVID 19 lockdowns).


COMPASS @ Kota Sri Langat industrial park is officially launched


The AREAGroup is a well-established institutional real estate investor, developer & fund manager

AREA Group Portfolio

Redefiing the Industrial Development Landscape

AREA Logistics @ Ampang
Malaysia's First Inner City Logistics Hub
COMPASS @ Kota Seri Langat
Selangors Premier Industrial Development
IPARK @ Indahpura
Predecessor to COMPASS @ Kota Seri Langat


Recognition for High Performers

2019 PROPERTYGURU Asia Property Awards

Special Recognition Award for Industrial And Logistics Development

KSI ESG Impact Award 2022

Outstanding ESG Impact Award