Kuala Lumpur, 13 October – Group Managing Director of Mah Sing Group (Mah Sing), Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Leong Hoy Kum won the Outstanding Entrepreneur Award at Malaysia Retail Chain Association (MRCA) 24th Annual Dinner and Crown Awards event, held yesterday.
The award recognises the achievements of leading companies, innovative entrepreneurs, corporate social responsibilities, and leaders of the industry.
Tan Sri Leong said, “I am very honoured to receive this award. My life motto is about continuous learning and improvement. The world is constantly changing and as a market-driven developer, it is our trade to stay ahead of the market.”
He continued, “Mah Sing has come a long way since its transition from the plastic to property industry in 1994. These achievements were made possible with the support from our dedicated team who have contributed tirelessly to the success of the Group. We will continue to live up to our brand’s promise, to build a premier lifestyle for our customers.”
Being in the property business for more than 20 years, Tan Sri Leong’s leadership has lead Mah Sing to its success today, with 13 completed and 33 ongoing projects throughout Malaysia.
Presenting the award was the Minister of Tourism and Culture, YB Dato’ Seri Mohamed Nazri bin Abdul Aziz, witnessed by President of MRCA, Dato’ Garry Yap.
Tan 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, Brandreneur Life Inspired Achievement Award at The Brandlaureate Special Edition World Award 2015 and Best CEO (Investor Relations) at the 5th Asian Excellence Award 2015.
Image Caption: Group photo of Team Mah Sing with Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Leong Hoy Kum (5th from the left holding the award certificate).