Wong Kah Cane - Vistage Chair Profile | Vistage Malaysia


Wong Kah Cane holds a BBA(Hon) from Universiti Utara Malaysia and started his career in local consulting company – Brain Network (M) Sdn Bhd in 1992. Wong joined Eu Yan Sang in year 2000, position last held in 2016 is Senior General Manager. He was among the three core top management members, the team transform this traditional company into a modernized retailer brand and sales has grown 5.5 fold in those 16 years.

He was mainly responsible in sales and marketing strategies, business development, product and corporate branding. Wong’s main strength is in strategic decision making, able to lead a strong and proactive working culture and build a team of marketers and sales force with excellent execution power. Wong was the key person behind building the in-house training material and operation menu, trained the in-house trainers and embarked on industrial good practices. Apart from leading the sales team, Wong was also leading the marketing department which initiated the brand transformation including those remarkable CSR programs like One Year One School, Bucket Of Gold, Teacher Appreciation in Spring and etc. In achieving the high sales growth, Wong has also launched a lot of new product development programs and product branding exercises. Wong has a lifelong belief: “People Make The Difference”.

He left Eu Yan Sang in 2016 and took up the challenge to transform another famous cookware brand in Malaysia, Buffalo. After completed the transformation and passed on the management to the third generation of the owner, Wong decided to start his new journey as a private management consultant in 2019 that providing service in the area of retail management, brand marketing and organisation transformation.

In August 2018, Wong was also appointed as the Independent Trustee of Board of Trustee of Malaysia Timber Council. Wong is also actively involved in Buddhist associations and social cultural CSR activities