BOARD OF DIRECTORS
MR. CHEW CHOO SOON
B Sc(Hons), Electrical Engineering
Chew Choo Soon is the Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of the MyKRIS Limited Group and is a Director of the Company since 21 December 2011. He was appointed as a Director of MyKRIS International Sdn Bhd (MISB), the holding company of MyKRIS Limited, on 25 March 2008 and re-designated as the Managing Director on 20 May 2010. He graduated from the University of Malaya with a Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Electrical Engineering in 1990.
He has more than twenty (20) years of experience in IT businesses and entrepreneurship. His career started in 1990, as a Systems Engineer in a local private limited company where he was responsible for the installation and implementation of networking systems. In the following year, he was transferred to a joint venture company as Sales Executive and subsequently promoted to Vice-President in 1995.
He started up MyKRIS Asia in 2000. He has presented various workshops on wireless communication and business applications of ICT to members of the Association of Chinese Chamber of Commerce Malaysia (ACCCIM). He was appointed as the Deputy Chairman for the ICT Committee in ACCCIM from 2006-2012.
MR. CHANG WAI HOONG
Business Development Director
Associate Degree, Electronic Engineering
Chang Wai Hoong is the Executive Director and Co-founder of the MyKRIS Limited Group and is a Director of the Company since 21 December 2011. He was appointed as a Director of MyKRIS International Sdn Bhd on 25 March 2008 and re-designated as the Executive Director of MyKRIS International Sdn Bhd on 20 May 2010. He graduated from RIMA College with an Associate Degree in Electronic Engineering in 1992.
His career started in 1992 as a Special Project Engineer in a local private limited multi-national company and was promoted to Project Manager in 1993. He was mainly responsible for Bank Islam Malaysia’s Smart Card Project, which was among the earliest banks that used smart cards for banking purposes. He then joined a local MSC company in 1994 as Project Engineer and was later appointed as the Executive Officer in 1996 where he was responsible in assisting the Vice President of the information access division in accountability and business strategy, as well as in the re-organisation of the engineering division. In his current tenure the Executive Director of the MyKRIS Group, he plays a vital role in the business development and strategic partnerships of the Group.