Chen Fong Tuan
Chief People Officer
Berjaya Corporate Berhad
Fong Tuan aims to make a difference, one life, one career at a time, a technologist at heart, Fong Tuan started his career with Tenaga Nasional, Malaysia’s power utility company, where he was a scholar. Discovering his passion to bridge the gap between data, influence and people, he moved into the HR space holding senior HR leadership roles with global MNCs and blue-chip corporations: Coca Cola, OCBC, Watson Wyatt, British American Tobacco, Maybank Group, B. Braun Asia Pacific and most recently Samsung.
He then joined to head HR for one of Malaysia’s largest and most diverse consumer group – Berjaya Corporation. At Berjaya, Fong Tuan leads the people strategy and execution, driving change and business transformation. He has been recognized with multiple accolades including Southeast Asia HRM Watchlist, HR Excellence Awards Grand Winner, HR Asia Best Company To Work For and Asia Recruitment Awards amongst others.
He is a qualified professional engineer, a first class honours Electrical & Electronic Engineering degree, an MBA in Organizational Behaviour and a CFA.