Swee Leng Ng has been appointed as Group Chief Financial Officer of GroupM China, effective June 2013.
In this strategic, newly created role, Ng will be responsible for all aspects of the group’s financial management, including the development of financial strategy, management of business planning and review process, risks control and M&A.
Reporting to the CEO of GroupM China and the Regional CFO of GroupM Asia Pacific, Swee Leng will work in partnership with GroupM China’s senior management team to drive business growth in China, and work closely with regional and global financial teams to raise the bar further on the group’s operational efficiency and quality.
Prior to joining GroupM, Ng was CFO of Kraft Foods China, where he led investments optimization, productivity improvements and mergers. During his five years at the organization, he tripled the bottom line with annual double digits growth.
A chartered accountant with more than 20 years of industry experience under his belt, Ng started his career at Coopers & Lybrand in Malaysia, and has held senior appointments with Gillette and P&G across markets in Malaysia, United States, Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong and most recently, China.
Ng is based in Shanghai.