President & CEO
Hong Leong Financial Group Bhd
Raymond Choong is currently the President & Chief Executive Officer of Hong Leong Financial Group Berhad (HLFG), the holding company of the financial services division for the Hong Leong Group, a Malaysian conglomerate. HLFG is listed on the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange and together with its other listed subsidiary companies has a total combined market capitalization of more than RM 30 billion.
Raymond Choong is equipped with over 25 years of banking experience. He started his career as a Management Trainee with a major international bank in Malaysia. During his 24 years tenure there, he assumed various senior leadership positions in Malaysia and the Philippines, prior to joining Hong Leong.
About the Company
Hong Leong Financial Group Berhad ("HLFG"), the holding company for Hong Leong Group's banking and financial services, has over the years grown in strength and size through sound and focused business strategies aided by strong management and financial disciplines.
Through Hong Leong Bank Berhad ("HLB"), the Group provides comprehensive services in personal financial services as well as commercial and corporate banking. The bank has more than 100 years of banking knowledge and experience, a strong heritage, leading market positions and a well-recognized business franchise and brand in Malaysia. Hong Leong Financial Group also expanded its branches to locations in Singapore, Hong Kong and Vietnam.