Kuok Khoon Hong

Founder of Wilmar

Mr. Kuok Khoon Hong is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Wilmar International Limited. Wilmar, founded in 1991 and headquartered in Singapore, is today Asia’s leading agribusiness group. Wilmar is ranked amongst the largest listed companies by market capitalization on the Singapore Exchange.

‍Mr. Kuok is overall in charge of the management of Wilmar with a particular focus on new business developments. He has extensive experience in the industry and has been involved in the grains, edible oils and oilseeds businesses since 1973. Mr. Kuok has completed many projects involving the establishment of oil palm plantations in Asia and Africa, as well as the processing of grains, edible oils and oilseeds. Mr. Kuok graduated from the then University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree.