Soon SL graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) from University of Malaya in 1980. He has more than 30 years experience in the Elevator Industry ranging from Sales and Marketing, Design and Planning, Project Implementation to Management, including leading one of the major elevator brands in Malaysia. Ir. Soon is a registered Professional Engineer with the Board of Engineers Malaysia and a Member of the Institution of Engineers Malaysia. He is involved with the development of Codes and Standards by being a member of the Working Group on Lifts and Escalators for the country’s Standards Institute, SIRIM. Soon SL has served as the President of the Malaysian Lift and Escalator Association (MALEA). He is also a Certified Professional Trainer and a Member of IPMA (UK). Ir. Soon is always passionate about sharing his experiences acquired over the years both as an Engineer as well as in Sales, Training and Management and hopes that this book will in a small way contribute to that aspiration.