Appointment of Public Mutual’s New Chief Executive Officer,
Mr Chiang Kang Pey
Public Bank’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Public Mutual, announces the appointment of its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr. Chiang Kang Pey. His appointment as CEO follows the retirement of Ms.Yeoh Kim Hong, who had held the position for the last 15 years.
Mr. Chiang assumed the role of Deputy Chief Executive Officer (DCEO) in October 2021. Prior to being appointed as the DCEO, Mr. Chiang was the General Manager of Equity Portfolio Management. He has also served as the designated fund manager of selected equity funds with Public Mutual since 2006.
Mr. Chiang is also a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder. He holds a Master of Financial Management (Dean’s Honour List) degree from the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University in the Netherlands, and a Bachelor of Economics in Accounting from Monash University in Australia.
Public Mutual is Malaysia’s largest private unit trust company with more than 170 funds under its management. This year, the Company emerged as the biggest winner again at the Refinitiv Lipper Fund Awards, receiving two Group Awards and 30 individual Fund Awards. Public Mutual also gained global recognition by winning 13 awards from the Refinitiv Lipper Fund Awards 2022 - Global Islamic. Public Mutual is also an approved Private Retirement Scheme (PRS) provider, managing nine PRS funds. It has a total of 31 branches/customer service centres nationwide.