Chee Wai Ong is the Malaysia Assurance Managing Partner of Ernst & Young.
He has a wealth of experience in assurance and business advisory services, that is combined with extensive knowledge of a broad range of industries, including oil and gas, real estate, airline, hospitality and construction. His clients include some of Malaysia’s largest conglomerates, government-linked corporations and multi-national companies.
Chee Wai’s experience covers the areas of financial reporting and assurance, initial public offerings, reverse takeovers, financial due diligence, cross-border transactions, transitional management of internal audit functions, Financial Reporting Standards conversion exercises as well as process reviews.
Chee Wai holds a Bachelor of Accounting (Hons) degree from University of Malaya. He is a Council Member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA), and serves on various Committees in those bodies.
How Chee Wai is building a better working world
“I work closely with clients, regulatory bodies and related agencies to strengthen transparency and trust in the reporting standards and governance of businesses across sectors and markets.
I am passionate about team-building. I strongly believe in and strive to nurture a culture of belonging amongst my teams. I encourage them to bring their best selves to work every day to help build a better world not just for our clients, but also for their fellow colleagues and communities at large.”