(July 7, 2021, Singapore) KPMG has recognized global indoor air quality management company uHoo as one of the world’s leading real estate innovators. In the recently published 6th edition of KPMG’s Real Estate Innovations Overview, uHoo was cited for innovation in Air Quality for Property and Facilities Management under the Healthy Workplace and Living category. The report seeks to provide insights into advancements in technology related to COVID-19 that could impact the Real Estate and Construction industries. It focuses on the need to bring innovative solutions to mitigate and address the COVID-19 pandemic.
Founded in 2014, uHoo has been recognized and awarded many times over. uHoo won the Hong Kong Business Technology Excellence Awards in 2019 for its innovative product and services that provide tangible value to communities and instil confidence in others. Additionally, uHoo won the CES Innovation Award at CES 2020 in the Smart Home Category. CES is the world’s largest technology event, serving as a venue for new technologies and the latest innovations.
uHoo’s approach to indoor air quality management aligns with KPMG’s goal to create an integrated ecosystem in which the supply of resources complements the portfolio of real estate assets. In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, uHoo developed the world’s first and patented Virus Index that provides a real-time assessment of the likelihood of the coronavirus surviving and being transmitted in the air.
KPMG understands that healthy lifestyles and work environments are essential to the health and well-being of occupants in the built environment. For its part, uHoo is committed to acting as a catalyst in enabling this vision to become a reality. Dustin Jefferson Onghanseng, CEO and co-founder of uHoo, reiterates the company is committed to building solutions for sustainable spaces. “Our company appreciates the recognition from prestigious organizations such as KPMG as we strive to deliver healthy, safe and productive workplaces,” he notes. “At uHoo, we will continue to build solutions that provide healthier and safer working and living environments for everyone.”
uHoo is a global air quality management company. Its vision is to help reduce deaths and improve lives and well-being globally through proper air quality management. uHoo was founded by Dustin Jefferson S. Onghanseng and Brian Lin. Both have respiratory conditions and want to improve the environmental conditions in which people live, work, and play so sickness and disease can be prevented and health improved.