Koong Wai Seng was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of SkyWorld Development Group on 2021. An accountant by profession, Koong holds a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) degree from Universiti Malaya and is a member of the Malaysia Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA).
He has more than 25 years of financial and general management experience in multiple industries including audit, financial advisory, leisure, hospitality, healthcare, automobiles, architectural & interior design firms, property development and property investment.
Prior to joining SkyWorld, Koong has had the pleasure of working with several renowned establishments. He began his career at Arthur Anderson & Company before joining Sunway City Berhad for 14 years where he was appointed as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and promoted as the Group Finance Director (FD) of Sunway Group. Subsequently, Koong was appointed as the Group Executive Director (ED) of Tropicana Corporation Berhad managing corporate functions, strategic planning, property development, project management and sales & marketing.
Koong then joined Sunsuria Berhad as the group’s ED, having assumed the role of CEO, bringing the company to an exceptional level and not long after went on to work with Quill Group of Companies as the Group CEO.
With his seasoned knowledge and widespread network in the property industry, Koong will be able to pilot the company to greater heights as SkyWorld ventures into renewed phases, further expansion and ultimately toward its forthcoming milestones.