Y BHG DATO’ SERI KEE YONG WEE

Category: Official
Sport: Wushu
Year Inducted: 2011

Y.Bhg.Dato’ Seri Kee Yong Wee, born on 12 Nov 1936, Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering University of Melbourne, Australia. MBA Cranfied Shool of Managment, Bedford, UK (Mara Scholar).  Former Deputy Minister, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Malaysia 1986, also Executive Chairman of KYW Holdings Group of Companies. Former Honorary Treasurer of Olympic Council Malaysia. President, Wushu Federation of Malaysia (WFM).

Dato’ Seri Kee also actively participated in politics, becoming the Youth Chief of the Malaysian Chinese Association where upon he was appointed as Deputy Minister of Ministry of trade and Industry and Senator of the Upper House of Parliament (2 terms)

Dato’ Seri Kee played an active role in the growth and development of the following public listed companies where he served on the Board of Directors, Bandar Raya Development Berhad, Malaysian Resources Corporation Berhad, Multipurpose Holdings Berhad.

In addition, to his corporate activities he also served at a number of quasi Government entities and Non Government Organizations namely:

  • 1983-1986
    • Member of the Railway Board, Malaysia
  • 1976-1985
    • Member Advisory Council of City Hall Kuala Lumpur
  • 1982-1986
    • President, Housing Developer’s Association, Malaysia

Currently Dato’ Seri Kee continues to be active in the corporate field, serving as Executive Chairman of the Keegroup which is mainly in property development. In addition, he continues to be involved in public service:

  • 1996-2012
    • President, National Wushu Federation, Malaysia
  • 1997-2011
    • Honorary Treasurer, Olympic Council of Malaysia
  • 2010-
    • VP The Wushu Federation of Asia
  • Since 2004
    • Council Member, United Nation Association of Malaysia
  • Since 2004
    • Member of Sport Council of Wilayah Persekutuan
  • Since 2004
    • Member of Sports Council of Kuala Lumpur
  • 2006
    • CDM Commonwealth games, Melbourne
  • Since 2006
    • VP of Dragon and Lion Dance Federation of Asia