EG Industries Berhad
Independent Non-Executive Chairman
Independent Non-Executive Chairman
Mr. Ong Lye Soon is the founder of a property development company, namely Savalut Development Sdn. Bhd. with more than 10 years’ experience in the property development industry. In addition, he has an extensive business experience as he is also an entrepreneur for several private limited companies in Malaysia.Mr. Ong is currently the Committee Member of Kedah Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry, through which he has established a strong commercial network in Kedah.
Group Chief Executive Officer / Executive Director
Dato’ Alex Kang, Group CEO holds the helm for full responsibility on the Group’s overall planning and operations since July 2014. With years of expertise in financial management, planning, corporate restructuring exercises, risk management and investor relations, he plays a key role in formulating and providing solutions for EG Group’s strategic positioning and business expansion.
Currently Dato’ Alex is Group CEO of EG Industries Berhad. With years of successful business experiences, Dato’ Alex is being appointed as an independent director of another listed company namely Thong Guan Industries Berhad.
For his outstanding entrepreneurship and enthusiasm, he has been awarded the Best Chief Executive Officer and Best Investor Relations Professional by Malaysian Investor Relations Association (MIRA) under the Microcap category of “The Investor Relations Awards 2015”. On top of that, in appreciation of his dedication to the business and social community, he was conferred the title of Dato’ in year 2018 and was appointed as a member of POLTERA (Persatuan Kebajikan Keluarga Bekas Polis dan Tentera) in year 2019. He was also been appointed as a distinguished Adjunct Professor by AIMST University to share his business and industry insights with our future workforce.
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr. Ang began his career as an accountant in Melbourne for 5 years. Upon his homecoming to Malaysia, Mr. Ang served as the Finance Director for a Taiwanese PCB and PCBA firm, the Executive Representative for a Taiwanese Venture Capital Organisation and a Corporate Affairs Director for an international plastics entity. His final posting as an employee was being appointed as an Executive Director of Astral Supreme Berhad. With years of corporate experiences, Mr. Ang also has been appointed as the Independent Director and Audit Committee Chairman of Ralco Corporation Berhad.In his professional capacity, he has extensive senior management experience having been involved in conducting public and in-house programs for well-known companies such as Petronas, Telekoms, NEC, Maxis, DRB-Hicom, Pantai Group, Columbia Hospital, MISC etc. in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Philippines. He is also a certified trainer for the Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF) and LEONARD Personality Inventory (LPI) and has lectured in University Malaya for the European Union Officers, AEU and UMP for the Executive Masters program, OUM, UTM and Saudi General Organization for Technical Education and Vocational Training.
Independent Non-Executive Director
From 2001 to 2003, Mr. Lim started his career as an audit assistant in Tay and Associate. Thereafter Mr. Lim made his milestone when he stepped into Aim Strong Industries Sdn. Bhd. starting from 2003 to 2005, where he served as Account Executive initially and was gradually promoted to Development Manager from 2005 to 2007. However, due to his diligence and perseverance, he was entrusted with the post of General Manager from 2007 to October 2013. Presently, he is the Executive Director of both Aim Strong Industries Sdn. Bhd. and V-Hua Management Sdn. Bhd.
Mr. Lee has been with Messrs KPMG Malaysia for more than 35 years and was a partner with KPMG until his retirement on 31 December 2014. As Mr. Lee has acquired a very wide professional experience during his term in audit and management accounting, he was looked upon with pride from other public listed companies and multinationals in various industries, of which his services are being much sought after as engagement partner – primarily in manufacturing, property development and construction, hotel, stock broking and financial institutions. Presently he is also an Independent Non-Executive Director of Oriental Holdings Berhad, Kian Joo Can Factory Berhad and Advance Information Marketing Berhad.
Miss Tan Jie En was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 2020 after she completed her pupillage at Messrs Zaid Ibrahim & Co, Penang in 2019. Subsequently, she joined Messrs Wong & Loh as a Legal Assistant.In December 2020 to April 2023, Miss Tan Jie En joined Messrs Wong Chooi & Mohd. Nor. as a Legal Assistant where she handled conveyancing matters, banking and finance, share sale and purchase transaction and probate and the administration of estates. In addition, she also handled commercial and corporate loan documentations for various financial institutions.At present, Miss Tan Jie En is the Partner of Messrs Ng Law Firm. Her legal expertise spans across the areas of real estate, banking and finance and probate and estate administration.