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Chang Zhenwang
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman

Mr Chang Zhenwang, a Chinese, was appointed as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors on 28 October 2016. He holds a Master Degree in Business Administration from Fudan University and University of Hong Kong (International), China.

Mr Chang carries with him more than 30 years of banking experience. He started his career with Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited (“ICBC”) in 1986 and held various position since then ranging from Officer and Deputy Director of Administration Department, ICBC Anhui Branch (December 1986 - November 1997), Deputy President of ICBC Bengbu Branch (December 1997 - March 1998), Deputy President (Officer-in-Charge) of ICBC Suxian Branch (April 1998 - April 1999) and subsequently as President of the branch before taking up the position as Chief Executive Officer of Banking Office in ICBC Anhui Branch from July 1999 until February 2002. Mr Chang was appointed Deputy President of ICBC Anhui Branch in March 2002 before assuming the position as President of the branch in April 2011 until his retirement in March 2015. He is currently also serving as a Non-Executive Director/Chairman of ICBC International Holdings Limited (March 2016 - current), ICBC Financial Leasing Co., Ltd (June 2016 - current) and ICBC (Almaty) Joint Stock Company (December 2016 - current).

Wang Qiang
Chief Executive Officer / Managing Director

Mr Wang Qiang, a Chinese, joined ICBC Malaysia on 27 December 2016 as Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) and was subsequently appointed as Managing Director (“MD”) of the Bank on 22 November 2017. He holds Master Degree in Business Administration (International) from The University of Hong Kong and Bachelor Degree in Investment Management from Central University of Finance and Economics.

Mr Wang has more than 24 years of experience in banking industry, involving in among others, corporate banking, equipment leasing, credit assessment, risk management and mergers and acquisitions. He has held various senior positions within ICBC Group and was formerly the Executive Director of ICBC Turkey Bank A.S. before assuming the position as CEO/MD of ICBC Malaysia.

Chin Chee Kong
Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr Chin Chee Kong, a Malaysian, was appointed to the Board on 10 August 2017. He also serves as a member of Audit Committee and Board Risk Management Committee of the Bank. He is a Chartered Accountant and a Certified Public Accountant, being a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and The Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) respectively.

Mr Chin has 35 years of experience in providing audit, taxation and corporate advisory services (including corporate finance and corporate restructuring) to clients in a wide range of industries. He started his career as an audit junior with Peat Marwick Mitchell & Co (now known as KPMG) in 1979 and had held various positions before being promoted as a Partner of KPMG Malaysia in 1990. He was later appointed as Partner-in-Charge of KPMG East Malaysia in 2007 and a member of the Executive Council of KPMG Malaysia in 2011 until his retirement from the Firm on 1 January 2014. Mr Chin currently sits on the Board of Naim Holdings Berhad and Perdana Petroleum Berhad as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director.

Ng Lip Yong
Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr Ng Lip Yong, a Malaysian, was appointed to the Board on 7 February 2019. Holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Electronic Engineering from University of Sheffield and Master of Science in Microwave and Communications Engineering from University of Leeds, UK.

Mr Ng Lip Yong has broad experiences through various positions/advisory roles held in the government agencies and corporate companies. He joined Standard Telephone & Cables Ltd in England as an engineer in 1975. He subsequently held various technical and management positions in several established companies, which included engineer in Telecommunications Authority of Singapore and Resident Manager of GTE International Incorporated, USA (Malaysia Representative Office). Mr Ng Lip Yong also has extensive experiences in managing and overseeing business operations of various companies, including Hai-O Marketing Sdn Bhd (Managing Director), Hai-O Energy Sdn Bhd (Managing Director) and Hiap Teck Venture Berhad (“Hiap Teck”) (Business Advisor). Mr Ng Lip Yong retired as the Business Advisor of Hiap Teck in 2011.

Mr Ng Lip Yong previously served the Malaysian Government as the Deputy Minister of Ministry of International Trade & Industry Malaysia (MITI), Chairman of Malaysian Logistic Council, Parliamentary Secretary of Ministry of Plantation Industries & Commodities Malaysia and Member of Parliament for Batu Constituency, Kuala Lumpur. Mr Ng Lip Yong is currently the Honourary Adviser of Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce (2009 – present).


Sum Leng Kuang
Independent Non-Executive Director

Ms Sum Leng Kuang, a Malaysian, was appointed to the Board on 15 April 2019. Holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Finance from University of Canterbury, New Zealand. She is also a Certified Financial Planner.

Ms Sum Leng Kuang has over 30 years of experience in fund investment and management with vast exposures in credit and market risk management. She has worked loyally with Great Eastern Group for 31 years from 1982 to 2013. As the Head of Fixed Income Investment in Great Eastern Life Assurance (Malaysia) Berhad, Ms Sum Leng Kuang was responsible for the management of approximately RM40.0 billion fixed income funds as well as credit risk management of the credit investment portfolios. In 2013, Ms Sum Leng Kuang joined Hong Leong Asset Management Berhad (“HLAM”) as Chief Investment Officer cum Acting Chief Executive Officer to drive and oversee the fund management business of HLAM. Ms Sum Leng Kuang was appointed by Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad as Investment Advisor following her retirement from HLAM in 2014. Currently, Ms Sum Leng Kuang also serves on the boards of Pacific & Orient Insurance Co. Berhad, AmFunds Management Berhad and AmIslamic Funds Management Sdn Bhd.