Public Mutual appoints Chiang Kang Pey as new CEO

Chiang Kang Pey, Public Mutual's new CEO

Chiang Kang Pey, Public Mutual's new CEO

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KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 14): Public Bank Bhd’s unit Public Mutual has appointed Chiang Kang Pey as its new chief executive officer following the retirement of Yeoh Kim Hong.

In a statement on Monday (Nov 14), the fund manager said Yeoh had held the position for the last 15 years.

Public Mutual said Chiang assumed the role of deputy CEO in October 2021.

It said prior to being appointed as the deputy CEO, 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.

Chiang is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder and 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.

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.