Malacca, 18 November– Group Managing Director of Mah Sing Group (Mah Sing), Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Leong Hoy Kum was conferred with the Lifetime Achievement Award for Leadership in Property Development at the 8th World Chinese Economic Summit (WCES), held in Hattan Hotel, Malacca.
The Lifetime Achievement Award recognises the leadership of individuals whom have contributed to both society and their respective industries. In receiving the award, Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Leong shared that “The company’s success is down to the support of a passionate and dedicated team who constantly work towards greater achievements. I would like to take this chance to thank the team for their hard work and effort. We will work together to achieve even greater heights.”
Tan Sri Dato Sri Leong added, “Being in the property business for over 22 years, we have built up a strong portfolio of projects. Today, with 13 completed projects and 33 still ongoing throughout Malaysia, I can confidently say that Mah Sing has accomplished what it set out to do at the start.”
Presenting the Lifetime Achievement Award was His Excellency Tun Datuk Seri Utama Mohd Khalil bin Yaakob, Governor of Malacca, Malaysia.
The World Chinese Economic Summit has been held for the past 8 years, with over 3,000 participants from over 30 countries whom are Government, business or academic leaders. The WCES is a leading international business summit, promoting linkages between China and Southeast Asia, and other nations.
Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Leong was also named Entrepreneur of the Year at the ASEAN Business Awards Malaysia 2016, Asian Corporate Director of the Year 2015 by Corporate Governance Asia, Brandpreneur Life Inspired Achievement Award at The Brandlaureate Special Edition World Award 2015 and Best CEO (Investor Relations) at the 5th Asian Excellence Award 2015. He was also presented with the Lifetime Excellence Achievement Award at the Sin Chew Business Excellence Award 2016.