Group CEO Profile

Lennard Yong, Group CEO, Tricor Lennard Yong
Group CEO
Lennard joined Tricor Group in January 2018 as the Group CEO and Managing Director. In this role, he is responsible for the Group’s strategy and commercial operations of Tricor that spans across 21 markets with more than 2,800 employees mainly in Asia Pacific, London and the offshore centres.

Prior to Tricor, his international experience spanned across financial services in Insurance, Asset Management and Banking having worked and lived in Australia, Asia and Europe for global financial services companies – ING Group, MetLife and FTLife. He has held CEO roles in these financial services companies and in his corporate experience managed: turnaround situations, setting up a joint-venture, mergers and acquisition, and divestment of a US$2bn company (in 2012).

Lennard is an active contributor to the Hong Kong financial services industry. He was an advisor between 2014 – 2018 to the HK government’s Insurance Advisory Committee and the former Chairman of the HK Federation of Insurers – Life Insurance Council.

His professional accreditations include memberships at the Institute of Chartered Accountants (Australia) and Fellow CPA (Australia). He attended a Harvard Business School corporate program in 2015, IMD (Lausanne) corporate program in 2007. He has a Master of Commerce and a Bachelor of Business degree from two universities in Australia.

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Speaking Engagements


Tricor Group 

US Virtual happy Hour 2021: A Tricor Guide to Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)

April 13, 2021



Business China 

FutureChina Global Forum 2020: Thematic Roundtable Discussion

September 15, 2020


The Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia 

Preparing the Board for a Post-COVID World

August 14, 2020


Automation Anywhere 

Practical Strategies for Confronting Business Disruption & Uncertainty

May 18, 2020



Chinese University of Hong Kong 

Online MiM Forum 2019-20: New Normal of Leadership

May 15, 2020


Get Global Conference 

Key Changes from the Ground Up

November 8, 2019


The Malaysian Chamber of Commerce (Hong Kong & Macau) Limited 

Nasi Lemak Talk: US- China Trade War. From the American Perspective

August 12, 2019


Willis Tower Watson 

People Conference 2018: Transform to Grow

November 15, 2018