Mr Yong joined FTLife Insurance Company as Regional Chief Executive Officer in Sept, 2016. He has international business experience covering over 20 years in Insurance, Asset Management and Banking in Australia, Asia and in Europe for global multinational financial services. Prior to joining FTLife, Mr. Yong was the CEO of Metlife Limited between 2014-2016 and CEO of ING Insurance HK & Macau office from 2010-2013.
Mr. Yong is an active participant in the HK financial services industry. He is the member of the Future Task Force of the Insurance Industry, Independent Insurance Authority and active member of AmCham Governing Committee. Further, he is the member of the Insurance Management Committee and FinTech Task Force Group for the HK Management Association (HKMA).
His professional accreditations include membership in the Institute of Chartered Accountants (Australia) and CPA (Australia). He completed a Harvard Executive Leadership program in 2015, and has a Master of Commerce and a Bachelor of Business degree from two universities in Australia.