Sino-Singapore Guangzhou Knowledge City Investment & Development Co., Ltd (GKC Co.) is a 50-50 joint-venture company established by Guangzhou Development District Administrative Committee (GDDAC) and Ascendas-Singbridge to be the master developer of the SSGKC. GKC Co. is responsible for developing the Start-Up Area (SUA) as the first phase, and subsequently the rest of the 123 sq. km SSGKC in stages.
Guangzhou Development District (GDD) is one of China's most competitive development zones and has been named the national model development zone. GDD is the gateway to the eastwards development of Guangzhou City and right at the heart of the Pearl River Delta.
At present, GDD thrives to develop three major clusters as platforms for indigenous innovation: Sino-Singapore Guangzhou Knowledge City, Guangzhou Science City and Guangzhou International Biological Island.
Ascendas-Singbridge Group is Asia's leading provider of sustainable urban and business space solutions. The group is uniquely placed to undertake urbanisation projects spanning townships, mixed-use developments and business/industrial parks. Headquartered in Singapore, Ascendas-Singbridge has projects in 29 cities across 10 countries in Asia-Pacific. Ascendas-Singbridge Group is jointly owned by Temasek and JTC Corporation (JTC) through a 51:49 partnership.