Quek Leng Chan

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Quek Leng Chan
Born 1941
Ethnicity Han Chinese
Occupation Shareholder of Hong Leong Enterprises Pte Ltd
Chairman Of Hong Leong Group
Net worth IncreaseUS$7.1 billion (2007)[1]
Children 3 children

YBhg Tan Sri Quek Leng Chan (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: ; pinyin: Guō Lìngcàn; born 1941, Singapore) is a Malaysian tycoon who co-founded Hong Leong Group Malaysia. He is one of the richest men in Malaysia with an estimated net worth of US$2.9 billion according to Forbes[2] in 2007.

YBhg Tan Sri Quek Leng Chan studied in Victoria School in Singapore and is qualified as a Barrister-at-Law from Middle Temple, United Kingdom. He has extensive business experience in various sectors, including financial services, manufacturing and real estate. He is the Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Hong Leong Company (Malaysia) Berhad (“HLCM”), Executive Chairman of Hong Leong Industries Berhad (“HLI”), Hume Industries (Malaysia) Berhad (“HIMB”), Hong Leong Financial Group Berhad, GuocoLand (Malaysia) Berhad, Camerlin Group Berhad and Chairman of Hong Leong Bank Berhad, HLG Capital Berhad (“HLG”), Hong Leong Assurance Berhad, Hong Leong Islamic Bank Berhad and Hong Leong Foundation (“HLF”).

Quek oversees the Malaysian operations of the Hong Leong Group while his cousin and fellow billionaire Kwek Leng Beng oversees the Singapore operations.

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  1. ^ "http://www.forbes.com/profile/quek-leng-chan/". Forbes. Forbes. Retrieved 17 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "http://www.forbes.com/profile/quek-leng-chan/". Forbes. Forbes. Retrieved 17 April 2014. 

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