Board of Directors

Dato' Wee Hoe Soon @ Gooi Hoe Soon

Dato' Wee Hoe Soon @ Gooi Hoe Soon

Age 59, Male, Malaysian

Senior Independent Non-Executive Director


Board Committee positions held
Chairman of Audit Committee
Member of Board Risk Management Committee, Nominating and Remuneration Committee, and Employees’ Share Scheme Committee


Date of appointment
Independent Non-Executive Director – 11 August 2016


Dato’ Gooi has over 35 years of experience in the fields of accounting and corporate finance. He was instrumental in the successful implementation of several corporate exercises, which included mergers and acquisitions and corporate debt restructuring exercises undertaken by public listed companies. In 1999, Dato’ Gooi was appointed to the Board of Avenue Capital Resources Berhad as a Non-Executive Director, and subsequently as Group Managing Director in 2001, and Deputy Chairman in 2004, holding this last post until 2006. He was also the CEO/Executive Director-Dealing of Avenue Securities Sdn Bhd. In 2008, Dato’ Gooi was appointed to the Board of EON Bank Berhad, and was subsequently appointed Chairman of the Board in 2009, a position that he held until May 2012. In 2009, he was appointed to the Board of Amity Bond Sdn Bhd (formerly known as EON Capital Berhad), and in the same year assumed Chairmanship. In April 2018, he resigned as a Director of both Amity Bond Sdn Bhd and AIA Berhad, subsequent to which he was appointed as an Independent Non- Executive Director of Bank Negara Malaysia by His Majesty the Yang di-Pertuan Agong. With effect from 1 January 2019, he was appointed by the Minister of Finance as a Board Member of the Securities Commission Malaysia. He is qualified as a Member of the Malaysian Association of Certified Public Accountants and Malaysian Institute of Accountants.

Directorships of other public companies
• Red Ideas Holdings Berhad
• Perusahaan Sadur Timah Malaysia
• Hup Seng Industries Berhad
(alternate director)

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