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Kenny Yee

Head of Research,
Rakuten Trade Sdn Bhd

Kenny Yee has over three decades of hands-on experience in the industry and holds the esteemed position of being a founding member of Rakuten Trade.

Currently serving as the Head of Research at Rakuten Trade, he dedicates his expertise to delving into the realm of small and mid-cap companies listed on Bursa Malaysia.

His journey in the financial sector as an analyst began in 1989 before assuming a pivotal role as the Head of Research at Nikko Securities in 1993. He joined OSK Investment Bank in 2005, where he assumed leadership of their research division.

Notably, during his tenure at OSK, he was instrumental in championing the recognition of “OSK’s 100 Hidden Jewels,” a collection primarily comprised of small-cap companies (the first of such endeavor), which subsequently garnered substantial attention from both institutional and retail investors alike.

Kenny has an Honors degree from Keele University (Stoke-On-Trent, England), where he pursued a joint degree in economics and law.