Key Management Team

Ng Lam Keong

Executive Director of LF Hardware

Malaysian/ Aged 64/ Male

Ng Lam Keong is the Executive Director of LF Hardware. After completing his primary education in 1971, he joined the workforce in his family's paper packaging business from 1972 to 1981.

In 1982, he joined LF Hardware as a machine operator before he was promoted to overseeing the management of the steel processing operations for the company and also management of human resources in 1992. In 1999, he was appointed as Executive Director of LF Hardware. He is mainly responsible for overseeing the sales and procurement functions of LF Hardware.

He is the brother of Dato' Sri Ooi Bin Keong, Ooi Kong Tiong and Ooi Seng Khong, the Executive Directors of the Company.

Ooi Pek Kuan

Managing Director of LF Metal

Malaysian/ Aged 57/ Male

Ooi Pek Kuan is the Managing Director of LF Metal. After completing his Form 4 education, he started his career in 1983 when he joined LF Metal as a machine operator.

In 1999, he was appointed as Executive Director of LF Metal. He has since accumulated approximately 38 years of experience in the steel industry. He is currently responsible for business development and procurement functions of LF Metal.

He is the brother of Dato' Sri Ooi Bin Keong, Ooi Kong Tiong and Ooi Seng Khong, the Executive Directors of the Company.

Ng Kok Wee

Executive Director of LF Metal

Malaysian/ Aged 51/ Male

Ng Kok Wee is the Executive Director of LF Metal. He obtained his Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Accounting from Nelson Polytechnic, New Zealand in 1999.

His career started in 2000 when he joined Ling Kam Hong & Co, an audit firm in Kuala Lumpur as a semi-senior. In 2002, he joined Leon Fuat Holdings Sdn. Bhd. as the Accounts Executive. Subsequently in 2007, he joined LF Hardware as the Assistant Accountant before he was transferred to LF Metal in 2009 as the Finance Manager. He was appointed as the Executive Director of LF Metal since 2010.

He is the brother of Ng Kok Teong, the Executive Director of the Company.

He is the major shareholder of the Company by virtue of his interest in Leon Fuat Holdings Sdn. Bhd., a major shareholder of the Company.

Ooi Shang Yao

Executive Director of Supreme Steelmakers

Malaysian/ Aged 40/ Male

Ooi Shang Yao is the Executive Director of Supreme Steelmakers. In 2006, he obtained his Degree of Bachelor of Business, from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia.

He began his career in 2007 when he joined Supreme Steelmakers as a sales and marketing personnel. Later, he was tasked to involve in procurement planning and overseeing the factory operations of Supreme Steelmakers. In 2013, he was promoted as General Manager of Supreme Steelmakers assisting the Managing Director in overseeing the factory operations, human resource and administrative functions of the company.

He was appointed as Executive Director of Supreme Steelmakers on 15 March 2017.

He is the son of Dato' Sri Ooi Bin Keong, the Executive Deputy Chairman of the Company.

Tan Kien Yap

Chief Financial Officer

Malaysian/ Aged 50/ Male

Tan Kien Yap is the Chief Financial Officer of the Company. In 1997, he obtained his Bachelor of Accountancy degree from Universiti Putra Malaysia. He is a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) since 2000.

He started his career in 1997 with Price Waterhouse (predecessor firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers) as Audit Assistant before he was promoted to Senior Associate in 1999. Subsequently in 2000, he joined Leon Fuat Holdings Sdn. Bhd. as the Group Accountant. In 2013, he was transferred to Leon Fuat Berhad and assumed his current position as the Chief Financial Officer. He is primarily responsible for overseeing the financial management, reporting and financial activities of Leon Fuat Group.

Wong Choong Heng

Assistant General Manager of LF Metal

Malaysian/ Aged 54/ Male

Wong Choong Heng is the Assistant General Manager of LF Metal. In 2005, he obtained his Master in Business Administration Degree from the University of Hull, United Kingdom.

His career started in 1988 when he joined Asahi Techno Vision (S) Pte Ltd in Singapore as a fitter and was promoted to technician group leader in year 1991. He returned to Malaysia in 1996 to join Hanwa AJ (M) Sdn. Bhd. as Production Executive and was promoted to Production Manager in year 1999. He left Hanwa AJ and joined LF Metal in 2002 as Factory Operations Manager. In 2006, he was promoted as Assistant General Manager of LF Metal, assisting the Executive Directors in overseeing the factory operations, human resource and administrative functions of the company.

In 2015, he attended a Professional Certification in Human Resources program and subsequently become a Professional Member (CAHRI) of Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI). He is also a Chartered Member (Chartered MCIPD) of Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD), UK since 2016.

He continued to pursue his study in year 2016 and was awarded Graduate Certificate of Business by University of Southern Queensland, Australia before he re-joined LF Metal in the same year.