Macy Thong is our CFO and joined the Group in April 2014.
Ms Thong has over 16 years’ experience in finance specialising in corporate finance and is experienced in financial reporting, financial management and administration.
Ms Thong was with the SENA Group of Companies (“SENA Group”) from 2007 to 2012 as Senior Manager, Management Services of Sena Diecasting Industries Sdn. Bhd. (“SDI”), an Original Equipment Manufacturer (“OEM”) of Aluminium Die-cast parts. SENA Group is involved in the healthcare, OEM manufacturing, design & engineering services and consultancy, information technology/system integration and construction business. During her tenure with SDI, Ms Thong had oversight of the operation of financial management and reporting and was involved in strategic planning of the annual business plan and budget, review of internal controls and managing finance, administration, human resource and information technology staff.
Between 2009 and 2011, Ms Thong was seconded to Optimax Eye Specialist Centre Sdn. Bhd. as General Manager, and her work involved corporate finance, operations and marketing.
Between 2004 and 2007, she was Vice President, Group Corporate Finance at Megan Media Holdings Berhad. Between 2000 and 2004, Ms Thong was with NV Multi Corporation Berhad in the Corporate Affairs division and dealt with investor relations, corporate finance, management accounting and budgetary control. Ms Thong started her career as an audit assistant in KPMG in 1997.
Ms Thong has been a Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom, since 2005 and has been a Member of the Malaysia Institute of Accountants since 2001.
Ms Thong graduated from Tunku Abdul Rahman College (TARC) Malaysia with a Diploma in Commerce (Financial Accounting) in 1996.
Dr Fang is the Chairman of our Medical Board and is one of the founding members of ISEC KL and has been a Consultant Ophthalmologist in our Group since 2007. Dr Fang is currently the president of the Malaysian Society of Ophthalmology (MSO).
Prior to joining our Group, Dr Fang was a consultant ophthalmologist and glaucoma specialist at The Tun Hussein Onn National Eye Hospital in Petaling Jaya, Selangor from 1999 to 2007. Between 1995 and 1999, he was a Consultant Ophthalmologist and Chief of Glaucoma Service at Hospital Kuala Lumpur.
Dr Fang has been a life member of the Malaysian Medical Association since 1992 and is also a member of numerous medical associations including the College of Surgeons Malaysia, Malaysian Society of Transplantation, American Academy of Ophthalmology and Asia-Oceanic Glaucoma Society where he has been the regional representative since 2005. He is also a founding member of the Malaysian Society of Ophthalmology.
Dr Fang graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from University of Malaya in 1986. In 1994, he obtained his Masters in Surgery (Ophthalmology) from National University of Malaysia (Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia).
Dr Choong is one of the founding members of ISEC KL and is in charge of our Kuala Lumpur Centre. He has been a Consultant Ophthalmologist in our Group since 2007 and is a Visiting Consultant Ophthalmologist at Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
A key opinion leader in the subspecialty fields of adult strabismus and paediatric ophthalmology and refractive cataract surgery, Dr Choong received the British High Commissioner’s Award, a prestigious academic scholarship for medical studies in 1990. Therefrom, he continued to receive various awards and recognition throughout his medical studies and was awarded the Welsh Office Research and Development Grant by the Government of Wales in 2001.
Dr Choong is currently a member of the Academy of Medicine Malaysia, the Malaysia Medical Association and a founding member of the World Society of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.
Dr Choong graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from University of Leeds, UK in 1995. He has been a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London, UK since 1998.
Dr Ang is our Penang Centre Director and joined our Group in October 2012. He specialises in both cataract and vitreoretinal surgery and is considered a key opinion leader in his field of subspecialty.
Prior to joining us, Dr Ang was a Consultant Vitreoretinal Surgeon at the Royal Hollamshire Hospital in Sheffield, UK. Between 2004 and 2005, Dr Ang completed his Vitreoretinal Fellowship at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge and Oxford Radcliffe Infirmary. Dr Ang is also a member of the United Kingdom Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Dr Ang graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery and Bachelor of Obstetrics from Queen’s University of Belfast, UK in 1996. He has been a Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London, UK since 1999 where he received his Certificate of Specialist Training in Ophthalmology in 2004.
The founder of Southern Specialist Eye Centre (formerly known as KC Yeo Eye Specialist Centre), Dr Robert Yeo now serves as its Medical Director, and plays a pivotal role in charting the course and direction of the Centre.
After obtaining his MBBS from the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur in August 1987 and completing his internship at Melaka Hospital, he served in various medical and surgical capacities including ophthalmology postings at Melaka Hospital and University Hospital, Kuala Lumpur. His portfolio also includes a brief stint with the Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC).
In March 1993, he obtained his Fellowship (FRCS, Edinburgh, Scotland) and Masters of Medicine,S’pore (Ophthalmology), having completed 3 years of intensive Ophthalmology training with University Hospital before proceeding to undertake the Singapore and UK-based exams. Further exposure and training in the United Kingdom subsequently led him to being attached to the Princess Alexandria Eye Pavilion, Edinburgh, for 6 months and subsequently as a Registrar of Ophthalmology in the Eye Department, Salisbury Hospital and Royal Bournemouth Eye Hospital. Upon completion of the UK stint in 1995, he returned home to Malaysia to the post of Clinical Specialist in the Eye Department, Hospital Kuala Lumpur, after which he was assigned to Hospital Kuala Terengganu as Consultant and Head of the Eye Department.
In August 1996, he resigned from the Health Ministry and began a consultancy at Southern Hospital Melaka (now known as Putra Specialist Hospital).
In 1998, he left Southern Hospital to join Mahkota Medical Centre (MMC) as Consultant Eye Surgeon where he served for 7 years before venturing out on his own in his quest to provide comprehensive and complete eye care services for those in need.
Having established Southern Specialist Eye Centre in Melaka Raya in November 2006, Dr Yeo aims to ensure comprehensive eye care service with various sub-specialities to cater to the needs of the people in Melaka and the surrounding regions. In March 2012, the Centre was accorded the Day Care Ambulatory status.
Especially close to his heart is oculoplastic surgery and premium lens surgery (multifocal lens, toric lens, toric multifocal lens, trifocal lens). Apart from his passion in active clinical work, he also engages himself with the macro management of the Eye Centre.