President, CHTNetwork


Day 2 – 14 Nov 2017

PARALLEL WORKING / SESSIONS - WCES Young Entrepreneurs Roundtable | 9.15 am - 12.00 pm

CH’NG HUCK THENG is a man of many talents - businessman, publisher, philanthropist, sculptor and founder of profound network for business. Born in Penang in 1972, he was sent to Wollongong University, NSW, Australia where he graduated with a Bachelor in Commerce in 1994 and Masters in Commerce in 1995.

With the motto of “Where all good things in life meet”, Ch’ng founded CHTNetwork with the aim at creating a dynamic market and to connect beautiful people and quality products internationally, focusing on generating and expanding ideas in the media, art and awards industry. He has established MarketSource, a long-standing entity that has published over many titles, such as INPenang Magazine and EZ Malaysia & Australia.

As an artist, Ch’ng is famous for his contemporary bronze sculptures that are collected in important art institutions around the world and presented as national gifts by the government of Malaysia. Ch’ng also co-founded the platform of ‘Art for Human Sustainability’ that advocates the importance of understanding and protecting basic human interests from the past, present and into the future.

Ch’ng currently serves as (the youngest) President for the Penang Art Society (the oldest art society in Malaysia). He is also the current president of Association of Tourism Attractions Penang (ATAP) and Penang Antique Collectors Association.