Korn Ferry
Victor Yong

Victor Yong


Kuala Lumpur

Victor Yong is a Principal with the Global Consumer Market and Global Life Sciences Market for Korn Ferry in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Mr. Yong has three decades of work experience including over 20 years in executive search based in Hong Kong and Malaysia. He has successfully undertaken numerous executive search assignments for local and multinational companies in consumer, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, telecommunications, media, technology, and industrial markets.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Yong was the managing director and senior partner of a boutique search firm. Earlier in his career, he was the country manager of a global recruitment firm where he was responsible for successfully establishing the firm in Malaysia and building a strong presence in the region.

Mr. Yong began his career in public accounting with Arthur Young (now Ernst & Young) Hong Kong, and obtained his professional qualification as a CPA. Thereafter he held various management positions in finance, marketing, sales, and operations in a public listed group in Hong Kong.

Mr. Yong earned a master of business administration degree from the University of Bath, United Kingdom, and a bachelor of commerce degree from the University of Western Australia.