Yong Hee Kong, a Malaysian aged 58, obtained his Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) (Civil and Structural Engineering) from University of Bradford, England.
He has approximately 25 years of working experience in corporate finance, business development and consultancy. His previous employments include Deloitte, Haskins and Sells, Leeds, United Kingdom (1981 to 1988: Manager), BDO Binder Hamlyn, England (1990 to 1991: Corporate Finance Senior Manager), PricewaterhouseCoopers Malaysia (previously known as Price Waterhouse) (1991 to 1996: Corporate Finance Director-in-Charge of Privatisation), Amsteel Capital Holdings Sdn Bhd (1996 to 1998: Head, Regional Corporate Finance) and Bintai Kinden Corporation Berhad (1998 to 2005: Vice President (Business Development/Special Projects)/Director). He is currently attached with ISIS Malaysia since April 2015 (Think Tank - Senior Fellow). His professional accreditations include Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.