DRealty makes Chong independent non-exec director

PETALING JAYA: Damansara Realty Bhd (DRealty) has appointed Vinie Chong Pui Ling as independent non-executive director effective July 1.

“She has a strong track record in corporate and financial advisory both in Malaysia and abroad, and extensive experience in financial planning, treasury management, fundraising, investments, and mergers and acquisitions,” DRealty chairman Datuk Ahmad Zahri Jamil said in a statement.

Chong, 39, graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Melbourne, Australia.

She is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder and an associate member of CPA Australia.

With the appointment, Chong is now a member of the board audit committee and board nomination and remuneration committee, as well as the board risk management committee.

Her appointment follows the retirement of Zainah Mustafa at the company’s AGM on June 27. Zainah had been a senior independent non-executive director at DRealty for 14 years.

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