Invest Fair 2024

Invest Fair Malaysia


Ong Soon Chong

Head of ETF & ESG Investment,
Eq8 Capital Sdn Bhd

Soon Chong has more than 14 years of experience in fund management and investment research. He joined ValueCAP Group in 2010 as Vice President of Investment Research. In 2015, he was appointed as SVP/Portfolio Manager. In this role, he managed various investment portfolios across the Malaysian and ASEAN markets.


Following the acquisition of Eq8 Capital Sdn Bhd (“Eq8”) (formerly known as i-VCAP Management Sdn Bhd) by Kenanga Investors Bhd in 2021, Soon Chong spearheads Passive Strategies, ESG investments, and Systematic Investing. He has vast experience in managing various local and regional funds, encompassing ETFs, ESG funds, equity, and balanced portfolios. His other experience includes multiple roles in investment banks and Big 4 accounting firms.

Soon Chong holds a Bachelor of Accounting (Hons) from Multimedia University. He is also a Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA). He holds a Capital Markets Services Representative’s Licence from the Securities Commission Malaysia for fund management.