Tan Sri Datuk Dr. Ng is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Tomei Consolidated Bhd. Tan Sri Ng was born in Melaka in 1937. He completed his tertiary education at the National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan in 1964 – a rare feat to be a university graduate then. He was conferred the Honorary Doctorate degree in Science by National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan in 2017 in recognition of his extensive contribution to the Malaysian Chinese community. He also received the Honorary Professor title from the Yunnan University of Finance and Economics in the year 2008.
As the founder and Executive Chairman, he has been instrumental in the growth and development of experience in the jewellery industry including precious metals and gemstones and is a respected authority in gold, silver, platinum and their alloys as well as other precious stones. He was the President of the Federation of Goldsmiths and Jewellers Association for six years since 1996 and continues to serve as an advisor till now.
Tan Sri Ng is guided by the principle of giving back to the community and is known for his generosity. He has been actively involved in numerous associations and guilds for the past 40 years. He has led the highest echelon of Chinese associations and guilds in Malaysia, namely the Federation of Chinese Associations Malaysia (Hua Zong). He is now the lifetime honorary president of the federation.
Tan Sri Datuk Dr Ng received the recognition of a Lifetime Achievement presented by the Sin Chew Business Excellence Award 2013 in recognition to his extensive contribution to the business and society. In year 2016, he has won the Malaysia’s highest book award for his work on an encyclopedia titled A Journey Through History: The Chinese and Nation-Building in Malaysia. Tan Sri Ng was presented with another Lifetime Achievement Award during the Third Malaysia Golden Entrepreneur Award in 2017 and also won the 1st Global Outstanding Chinese Entrepreneur in July 2018.