Bernard Wong | Vistage Chair Profile | Vistage Malaysia

bernard wong - vistage profile

Currently, Mr. Wong is Chair/CEO Coach for Vistage Asia Connect, private advisory boards for CEOs, executives and business owners. He is also a senior advisor/operating director for Hafnium Hafaway, a private equity investment + advisory. Prior to that, Mr. Wong was Asia Pacific region head for The Lubrizol Corporation, a US specialty chemicals company, wholly owned by Berkshire Hathaway. He led Lubrizol Advanced Materials from October 2008; in October 2015, his responsibilities expanded to include Lubrizol Additives.

He also served as board member in a Japanese JV. Mr. Wong retired from Lubrizol in July 2018. In 2000, Mr. Wong was area director/general manager for China BP-Castrol Lubricants and he successfully turned around the business. In end 2002, he moved to form and was the first general manager for BP-Sinopec retail joint venture in Zhejiang province till March 2007 when he rejoined Lubrizol. He also served as a board member in this JV.

Mr. Wong earned his Bachelor of Science (Hons.) degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Strathclyde, UK in 1981. He gained his Executive MBA from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore in 2014.