Ispahan Group

Project and Commissioning Manpower Support

Our Team


Robert Steen

Robert Steen

Robert Steen

Robert is the Group Operations Director. 

He is a people person and mentor by nature, is a Chartered Chemical Engineer by profession. Robert is a Fellow of the IChemE and brings over 40 years international experience in various technical and management roles in MNCs and projects and start-ups in Europe and Asia as well as having run businesses for many years. 

His areas of expertise cover design, commissioning and safety management, quality assurance, validation, construction supervision. Robert has been a member of IChemE and ISPE for many years including having been a committee member and committee chairman. 

Since co-founding Ispahan, Robert has also taken on responsibilities in financial controls, business development and human resource management. 

EA Personnel Number: R1876621


Dawn Yap

Robert Steen

Robert Steen

Dawn is Group Finance Director.


Dawn has been in charge of the financial operations of Ispahan since 2009 where she has been responsible for overseeing the cash flow and payroll for the whole organisation. Her previous portfolio includes private companies in diverse industries, associations and government statutory boards. 

Her current portfolio includes private companies in the car industry, information technology, construction industry, trading industry, financial consultancy industry and subsidiaries of overseas companies. 

She has also helped a number of companies successfully set up Singapore entities to outreach the Asia Pacific region.

EA Personnel Number: R1876617 


Joe Eades

Robert Steen

Joe Eades

Joe is the Group Technical Director


Joe is a Chartered Chemical Engineer and is also qualified as a Professional Process Safety Engineer.  

Joe brings over 25 years of broad ranging international experience that spans many sectors including environmental, biotechnology, healthcare, education, process safety, energy, water, food and nutrition across many functions including business formation, business management, capital project management, engineering and process development in complex environments across many parts of Asia and Europe.

EA Personnel Number: R1876622