Change In Boardroom - Dato Ong Boon Aun @ Jaymes Ong

BackNov 28, 2016
Date of change 28 Nov 2016
Age 51
Gender Male
Nationality Malaysia
Type of change Redesignation
Previous Position Independent Director
New Position Chairman
Directorate Independent and Non Executive

Dato' Ong graduated from the University of Montevallo, National University and Central Connecticut State University ("CCSU"), all in the United States of America with the degrees of Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.), Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) and Master of Science in International Studies (M.Sc.) respectively. He completed his M.Sc. degree top of the class with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 4.0/4.0. and was also the President of the Graduated Student Association at CCSU. He had also attended a Japanese Business course at Harvard University in the Summer of 1992. Dato' Ong is listed in the Whos Who Among Students In American Universities and Colleges Directory 1993.

Working experience and occupation

Dato' Ong has over 24 years of working experience mainly in the banking and financial services industry. He first started his career in 1992 with Stanley Magic-Door Inc, a manufacturing subsidiary of one of the biggest asset based companies in the United States of America, Stanley Works. Upon returning to Malaysia, he joined Citibank Berhad in 1993 and quickly rised through the ranks before joining OSK Holdings Berhad in 2000 as a General Manager for Group Consumer Marketing. He later joined Hong Kong Bank as a Vice President in 2003 before assuming the post of Country Head at DBB Investment, a company he founded in 2004. In 1995, due to his extraordinary dedication and talent, Dato' Ong received The Citicorp Service Excellence Award, signed by the Chairman of Citibank in New York. In 2007, he had also acted in a consulting role of a director at Indra Malai Developments (M) Sdn Bhd and was a Company Director of Builex Sdn Bhd in 2006. Over the years, Dato' Ong had received many awards and accolades. He was conferred, amongst others, the D.I.M.P., S.M.P., A.A.P., A.M.P., A.M.K., A.M.N., B.K.M. and P.M.C. medals from Kebawah Duli Yang Maha Mulia Yang Dipertuan Agong and three states Sultans.

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Announcement Info

Stock Name SCNWOLF
Date Announced 28 Nov 2016
Category Change in Boardroom
Reference Number C03-21112016-00006