Joyce Wong Ai May

Independent Non-Executive Director

46 years

Ms. Joyce Wong Ai May was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Dufu on 23 May 2016. She is the Chairman of the Audit Committee and Risk Management and Sustainability Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee, Nominating Committee and Investment Committee of the Company.

She graduated from the University of Tasmania with a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Accounting and Finance. She is an Accountant by profession and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants and Certified Practicing Accountants, Australia. She started her career with Smith Zain Securities Sdn. Bhd as an Accounts Executive in 1999 and later became the Head of Finance in 2002 under BBMB Securities Sdn Bhd, Penang Branch (BBMB Securities Sdn Bhd took over the business of Smith Zain Securities Sdn Bhd). Ms. Joyce joined Hwang-DBS Securities Berhad in 2004 and then left the company to join an international accounting firm in 2005 and become their Director in 2015, before setting up her own consultancy firm where she is the Founder and also a Director of JWC Consulting Sdn. Bhd.

She also sits on the Industry Advisory Panel of the School of Business for Disted College, Penang. She is the Members’ State Representative for CPA Australia, a member of the Finance Committee of a non-profit organisation and also an Independent Non-Executive Director of PCCS Group Berhad.

None of the Directors has:
(i) any family relationship with other Directors and/or major shareholders of the Company, nor any conflict of interest with the Group except for Mr. Lee, Hui-Ta also known as Li Hui Ta is the spouse of Mdm Wang, Kuei-Hua, a major shareholder of the Company;
(ii) been convicted of any offence, other than traffic offences (if applicable) within the past five (5) years; and
(iii) been imposed with any public sanction or penalty by the relevant regulatory bodies during the financial year ended 31 December 2021.