Profile of Directors

Ooi Chin Soon

Executive Deputy Chairman

Mr Ooi Chin Soon was appointed to the Board on 29 June 2017. He was subsequently re-designated as Executive Deputy Chairman on 28 August 2019. He also sits on the board of all subsidiaries of CWG.

He joined the Board of Chee Wah on 7 January 2016 as Group Executive Director.

Mr Ooi holds a Diploma in Banking and Finance from AIB, United Kingdom. He began his career in the banking industry before joining a multi-national company in Singapore.Upon his return to Malaysia, he established the first digital inkjet manufacturing company and has since expanded to Indonesia through partnership.

His professional experience encompassed finance and corporate functions, business development and manufacturing operations. He owns several private companies which are involved in property, manufacturing and investment holding.

Mr Ooi is currently responsible for the formulation of corporate strategies, plans for the Group and overseeing the Group’s business operations.

He is also the Managing Director of Ninestar Image (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., a joint venture company with Zhuhai APEX Technology Co., Ltd, the largest digital imaging company in the world and a strategy partner of Legend Capital China.

Tan Hing Ming @ Chin Hing Ming

Group Managing Director

Mr Tan Hing Ming was appointed to the Board on 29 June 2017 as an Independent Non-Executive Director. Subsequently, he was re-designated as Group Executive Director. On 27 November 2019, he was re-designated as Group Managing Director. Mr Tan was a Board member of Chee Wah since 7 January 2016.

Mr Tan is responsible to formulate and execute strategic projects for business growth and work closely with the Executive Deputy Chairman. Besides, he sits on the board of all subsidiaries of CWG. Mr Tan is a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), United Kingdom.

He began his accounting career as an Account Executive in a hotel chain before moving into the property development and construction industry as an Internal Audit Senior in a public listed company. During his 20 over years of accounting and auditing experience, he has held various management positions with increasing responsibilities in a few public listed companies from Internal Auditor, Project Accountant, Accountant to Financial Controller. He is currently a Consultant of a firm providing advisory, accounting, company secretarial and related services.