MAYCHAM invites you for a riveting Fireside Chat with Mr. Lennard Yong, Group CEO of Tricor Group. Find out how Lennard transformed a traditional corporate services company into a modern market leading company delivering high-value business services across Asia Pacific. In just 5 years, Lennard grew revenues by 2X and EBITDA at 2.5X. Acquired in 2017 for USD 838 million, Tricor Global was sold recently for USD 2.76 billion.
Join us to learn about:
How did Lennard turn around such a large and complex organisation?
What are his key success factors?
What was his leadership journey to prepare him for this monumental deal?
Details of the event are as follow:
Date : 27 September 2022, Tuesday
Time : 7:00PM to 9:30PM (registration begins at 6:30PM)
Venue : Level 3, JW Marriott Hong Kong
Members : HK$550
Non-Members : HK$650
Table Booking : HK$4,400 (8 pax per table)
** Nasi Lemak will be served
In line of the latest COVID-19 restrictions and for the safety and health of all attendees, please note the following notice:
All guests MUST use "Leave Home Safe" app to enter
All guests must have at least 3-doses of Covid-19 vaccination
Guests are required to provide the vaccination QR code on arrival and with the BLUE colour code.
All guests need to produce a negative Rapid Antigen Test (RAT), taken on the day itself with proper labelling of name, date and time for validation.
All guests must wear masks at all times (except when eating or drinking)
Seats are very limited, so register early to avoid disappointment!
See you there!
Group CEO of Tricor Group
Lennard joined Tricor Group in January 2018 as the Group CEO and Managing Director. In this role, he is responsible for the Group’s strategy and operations of Tricor. Tricor is Asia’s leading business expansion specialist that provides accounting, corporate services, payroll and corporate trust services to over 50,000 entities in 22 markets and 49 cities with around 3,000 employees mainly in Asia Pacific, London and the Caribbean offshore centres. Over the last 4 years under his stewardship and sponsor (Permira Funds), Tricor has grown revenues by over 200% and EBITDA by over 250%.
Prior to Tricor, his international experience spanned across financial services in Insurance, Asset Management and Banking having worked and lived in Australia, Asia and Europe for global financial services companies – ING Group, MetLife and FTLife. He has held CEO roles in these financial services companies and in his corporate experience managed: turnaround situations, setting up a joint-venture, mergers and acquisition, and divestment of a USD 2bn company (in 2012).
Lennard is an active contributor to the Hong Kong financial services industry. He was an advisor between 2014 – 2018 to the Hong Kong government’s Insurance Advisory Committee and the former Chairman of the HK Federation of Insurers – Life Insurance Council. Between 2015 and 2021, he was also the Board of Governors of AmCham (HK), the largest international chambers in Hong Kong.
His professional accreditations include memberships at the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) as well as Fellow CPA (Australia). He attended a Harvard Business School corporate program in 2015, IMD (Lausanne) corporate program in 2007. He has a Master of Commerce and a Bachelor of Business degree from two universities in Australia.
Michael is a Founding Sponsor of MayCham. He is a veteran private banker for over 25 years, and have held senior leadership positions at various international banks. As a C-suite executive, he is passionate about leadership and talent development. Outside of his day job, he serves on the Executive Committee of the Private Wealth Management Association. He also serves as a Board of Director at the Credit Reference Platform Limited, a subsidiary of Hong Kong Interbank Clearing Limited. In addition, he is an appointed member of the Court at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) as well as a member of the Institutional Advancement and Outreach Committee. He has been a regular exam grader for the CFA Institute for the past decade. Michael obtained the degree of MBA from J.L. Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and HKUST, and Bachelor of Economic and Social Studies in Economics and Law degree with First Class Honours from the University of Wales. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst and holds the FT Non-Executive Director Diploma.