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Who We Are

Hong Leong Asset Management Bhd is an established asset management company offering a broad spectrum of investment solutions through equities, fixed income, money market and multi-assets. Our investors range from retail, corporates, state governments, charitable organisations and high net-worth individuals.

As a member of Hong Leong Group, we have the advantage of leveraging on valuable input through the Group’s diverse businesses, resources and regional experience.

Through a disciplined and systematic investment process, we aim to identify and invest in companies with sustainable competitiveness that seeks to deliver consistent portfolio performance and generate superior value for our investors.

  • Our Board of Directors
Mr. Chew Seong Aun
(non-independent,
non-executive/
Chairman)
  • Mr. Chew was appointed to the Board of Directors ("Board") of HLAM on 1 January 2017.
  • He was appointed as Chairman and a member of the investment committee of HLAM since 13 November 2013.
  • He obtained a Bachelor of Science (Eng) in Civil Engineering (Honours) degree in 1986 from Imperial College, University of London and is an ICAEW (The Institute of Chartered Accountants In England and Wales) qualified Chartered Accountant which he obtained subsequently via training and working with KPMG London.
  • Mr. Chew has over 30 years of experience in finance and banking.
  • He spent 5½ years with KPMG London and then worked with Gulf International Bank in their London and Bahrain offices for approximately 6 years of which his last position was the Head of Financial Audit.
  • Mr. Chew then returned to Malaysia working in Citibank’s Consumer Business as its Business Controller before being its Consumer Chief Financial Controller (“CFO”). He spent 8 years with Citibank Malaysia.
  • He then spent about a year as a General Manager at Vsource Asia Berhad, a business process outsourcing firm before returning to banking as UOB Malaysia’s CFO in September 2005.
  • Shortly after a year, he then joined Hong Leong Financial Group Berhad in November 2006 as its CFO.
 
Mr. Hoo See Kheng
(non-independent,
Executive Director)
  • Mr Hoo See Kheng obtained a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Accounting and Finance from University of New South Wales Australia and a post-graduate diploma in System Analysis and Design from Japan-Singapore Institute of Software Technology. Mr Hoo is also a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants and a Certified Information System Auditors, United States of America. He obtained his Capital Markets Services Representative’s license from the Securities Commissions on 22 October 1998.
  • Mr Hoo joined HLAM on 1 March 2014. He was appointed as Executive Director to the Board of HLAM on 27 March 2014 and Chief Executive Officer on 12 May 2014. He was also appointed as an Investment Committee (“IC”) member with effect from 14 April 2014.
  • Mr Hoo has more than seventeen years experience in the financial industry; mainly in areas of asset management and unit trust.
YBhg Dato’ Abdul Majit bin Ahmad Khan
(independent,
non-executive)
  • YBhg Dato’ Abdul Majit bin Ahmad Khan holds a Bachelor of Economics (Honours) from the University of Malaya. YBhg Dato’ Abdul Majit was formerly the Ambassador of Malaysia to the People’s Republic of China, a post he has held for seven years until his retirement in January 2005. He was a career Diplomat, joined the Administrative and Diplomatic Services in 1970.
  • In his 34 years of service, YBhg Dato’ Abdul Majit has served in the Prime Minister’s Department as well as several Malaysia Missions abroad and senior positions in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Malaysia.
  • YBhg Dato’ Abdul Majit was appointed to the Board of HLAM on 16 May 2005. He was also appointed as an IC member on 8 April 2005. 
  • YBhg Dato’ Abdul Majit is also a Director of OSK Holdings Berhad and Dutaland Berhad, companies listed on the Main Market of Bursa Securities, and a Director of Hong Leong Islamic Bank Berhad, Zecon Engineering Berhad and ML Global Berhad (formerly known as VTI Vintage Berhad), all public companies.
YM Tunku Dato’ Mahmood Fawzy Bin Tunku Muhiyiddin
(independent,
non-executive)
  • YM Tunku Dato’ Mahmood Fawzy Bin Tunku Muhiyiddin holds a BA (Hons) Business Studies degree from the Polytechnic of Central London, Masters in Business Administration from the University of Warwick, the Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing. He is a member of the Institute of Public Accountants Australia, Malaysian Institute of Management, and Malaysian Institute of Corporate Governance.
  • YM Tunku Dato’ Mahmood Fawzy was appointed to the Board of HLAM on 15 August 2013.
  • YM Tunku Dato’ Mahmood Fawzy is a professional company director and is currently also a director of Telekom Malaysia Berhad, Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad, Webe Digital Sdn Bhd (formerly known as Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Berhad), HLA, HLMT and Deutsche Bank (Malaysia) Berhad. He was previously a non-executive director of Energy Africa Limited, Pos Malaysia Berhad, SapuraKencana Petroleum Berhad/Kencana Petroleum Berhad, and Ethos Capital One Sdn Berhad.
  • YM Tunku Dato’ Mahmood Fawzy draws on a wealth of governance, management, and cross border experience in telecommunications, investment management and private equity activity, oil and gas, marine and aviation logistics, corporate advisory, banking and financial services, across several international locations including the United Kingdom, New Zealand, South Africa and Malaysia.
  • Our Management Team
Mr. Hoo See Kheng
Chief Executive Officer/
Executive Director
  • Mr Hoo See Kheng obtained a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Accounting and Finance from University of New South Wales Australia and a post-graduate diploma in System Analysis and Design from Japan-Singapore Institute of Software Technology. Mr Hoo is also a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants and a Certified Information System Auditors, United States of America. He obtained his Capital Markets Services Representative’s license from the Securities Commissions on 22 October 1998.
  • Mr Hoo joined HLAM on 1 March 2014. He was appointed as Executive Director to the Board of HLAM on 27 March 2014 and Chief Executive Officer on 12 May 2014. He was also appointed as an Investment Committee (“IC”) member with effect from 14 April 2014.
  • Mr Hoo has more than seventeen years experience in the financial industry; mainly in areas of asset management and unit trust.
Ms. Jessie Peter
Head, Compliance
  • Ms. Jessie is the registered Compliance Officer for HLAM and is responsible for all compliance matters for the company.
  • She has more than 20 years of experience in the legal, commercial and financial service industry.
  • She holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the University of London as well as Advanced Certificate in Anti Money Laundering and Counter Financing of Terrorism from International Compliance Training Academy (UK).
  • She joined HLAM in July 2014.
Pn. Noor Aini Shaik Awab
Chief Operations Officer
  • Pn. Aini has more than 25 years of experience in fund management securities administration, unit trust operations, local and regional settlements, and had spearheaded the implementation and integration of various systems.
  • She holds a Diploma in Business Administration and Diploma in National Computer Studies, Singapore.
  • She joined HLAM in April 2014.
Mr. Lye Thim Loong, CFP
Head, Investment
  • Mr. Lye has over 13 years of fund management experience and over 15 years of global market treasury experience.
  • He holds a diploma in Banking from the Institute Bank Malaysia.
  • He obtained his Capital Markets Services Representative’s License from the SC on 26 April 2004.
  • He joined HLAM in May 2014.
Mr. Teo Chang Seng
Head, Agency
  • Mr. Teo has over 24 years of experience in financial industry.
  • He is a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Chartered Accountant under the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)
  • He joined HLAM in October 2001.
Mr. Koo Kok Leong
Head, Sales and Marketing
  • Mr. Koo has more than 22 years experience in the financial services industry with exposure in local and international conglomerates. He has vast experience in the sales and marketing distribution having served in different roles as Head of Institutional Unit Trust Agents (IUTAs), Corporate Unit Trust Agents (CUTAs), agency and wealth management including set-up of sales and distribution channel for the past 14 years.
  • He is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and a Registered Financial Planner (RFP) with a degree in Business Finance and Investment.
  • He joined HLAM in September 2014.
Mr. Dennis Loong Tien Poh
Head, Resource
  • Mr. Loong has more than 18 years experience in the financial industry and has worked in several unit trust management companies, banks and insurance companies with roles in training, sales and development, branch and agency management.
  • He holds a degree in Business Computing, University of Winnipeg, Canada.
  • He joined HLAM in April 2013.