Dato Francis Yong Piaw Soon
Group Managing Director/Malaysian/Male
He was appointed to the Board of Harbour-Link Group Berhad on 27 December 2003. He is a founder member of Harbour-Link Group and his active involvement in the shipping and freight forwarding industry in East Malaysia since the early 1970s has distinguished him as one of the industry’s pioneers. At the same time, he also ventured into timber export and other logging related activities. His astute business instincts and in-depth knowledge of the shipping and forwarding industry has positioned him well to spearhead and lead the business expansion and development of Harbour-Link Group throughout the years.
Under his leadership, Harbour-Link Group has grown to become a major player in the shipping and forwarding industry in the region. He has succeeded in elevating Harbour-Link Group to a higher level of business achievement and diversifying into Engineering, Shipping & Marine Services, Freight Forwarding & Logistic Services, Equipment Sales & Rental and Property Development & Construction. He has laid a good foundation for the future of the Harbour-Link Group of Companies. He sits on the Board of several subsidiary companies of Harbour-Link Group Berhad and Herdsen Corporation Sdn.Bhd. and its subsidiaries.
He attended all the four (4) Board of Directors meetings held during the financial year ended 30 June 2018.
He does not hold any directorships in other public companies.