Yong Wai Kin, a Malaysian, male, aged 51, is our Chief Financial Officer.
He is a Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom and Malaysian Institute of Accountants.
He commenced his career at Moore Stephens Ismail Chong Gomez in 1990.
Between 1993 and June 2002, he was with various firms. In July 2002, he joined Dceil Sdn Bhd as a Senior Group Accountant and was subsequently promoted to Finance Director of the listed entity, Dceil International Bhd.
Between July 2004 and January 2005, he was Chief Financial Officer at Mal Wah Construction Products Sdn Bhd.
Subsequently, in February 2005, he joined Muafakat Kekal Sdn Bhd as Property Marketing Manager until June 2006.
In 2007, he joined Topaz Evergreen Sdn Bhd as a General Manager-Finance, and left the company in July 2009.
In August 2009, he joined MSM Metal Industries Sdn Bhd as the Chief Financial Officer and was appointed in 2010 as Executive Director of MSM Metal Industries Sdn Bhd’s holding company, Mann Seng Metal International Ltd (“Mann Seng”) and group Chief Financial Officer.
He left Mann Seng in March 2011 and joined Federal Paint Manufacturing (M) Sdn Bhd as Chief Financial Officer in April 2011. In 2014, he left Federal Paint Manufacturing (M) Sdn Bhd to join Green Ocean Corporation Berhad as the Chief Financial Officer, a position he held until 6 August 2018.
He joined our Group on 15 May 2019, where he is responsible for our Group’s financial, tax and accounting matters as well as corporate finance related matters.
He has no family relationship with any of our director and/or major shareholders.