BOARD OF DIRECTORS
MR. LAU YEW KONG
Chairman & Independent Director
Mr. Lau Yew Kong was appointed to the Board of the Company on 20 March 2014 and is currently the Chairman of the Board.
Mr. Lau is a qualified chartered accountant with more than 30 years of experience in the investment and stockbroking industry where he had held various senior positions such as Senior Director of Equities at Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad (KIBB), Chief Executive Officer at CIMB Futures, Chief Executive Officer at Southern Bank Securities and Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer at Pheim Asset Management Sdn Bhd. Mr. Lau retired from full-time employment in March 2017.
Mr. Lau has taught Accounting and Finance on a part-time basis at the post graduate level at INCEIF for several years. Mr. Lau currently spends his time travelling to Australia as a sessional lecturer at Latrobe Business School, Latrobe University, Melbourne, Australia.
Mr. Lau holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.) degree and an MBA degree from Australia. He is also a Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. He was conferred a PhD degree in Finance from La Trobe University in 2019.