Independent Non-Executive Director
Ms Gladys Leong was appointed to the Board of MHB on 15 September 2020.
Qualification, Skills and Experience
Ms Gladys Leong is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) and Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA).
She has more than 35 years of experience in providing assurance and advisory services to her clients during her professional career; which includes public listed companies, MNCs, government agencies & regulators as well as NGOs. Her area of skills and competencies include finance, accounting & auditing; governance risks controls & compliance and operations & project management.
Ms Gladys Leong started her career in 1992 with Hanafiah Raslan & Mohamad and continued with Arthur Andersen, arising from the merger of the two firms. In 2002, she served Ernst & Young after the merger between Arthur Andersen and Ernst & Young. She was a partner for 22 years in Arthur Andersen and Ernst & Young.
Concurrently, she also held various leadership roles during her tenure in Ernst & Young as Asia Pacific Advisory Chief Operating Officer for 3 years, ASEAN Advisory Chief Operating Officer for 4 years and Chief Financial Officer role for Ernst & Young Malaysia for 8 years.
Board Committee Membership
Ms Gladys Leong is a member of the Board Audit and Risk Committee.