Dato’ Seri Stephen Yeap  Chairman of Heng Lee Group of Companies, Former Director of CIMB Bank Group, Chairman of Wawasan Open University Sdn Bhd, Deputy Chairman of Wawasan Education Foundation, Director of Disted Pulau Pinang Sdn Bhd, Founder and Executive Advisor of Penang Chinese Clan Council

Dato’ Seri Chet Singh  Director, Penang Institute, Former General Manager, Penang Development Corporation

Mr Loo Choo Teng  Director of Wawasan Education Foundation, Director of Wawasan Open University Sdn Bhd, Director of Disted Pulau Pinang Sdn Bhd

Mr Ooi Teng Chew  Independent Non-Executive Director of Johan Holdings Bhd, Director of Wawasan Open University Sdn Bhd, Director of Disted Pulau Pinang Sdn Bhd

Dato’ Dr Freezailah Che Yeom  Chairman, Malaysian Timber Certification Council

Emeritus Professor Dato' Dr Wong Tat Meng  Former Vice Chancellor of Wawasan Open University, Former President of Asia Association of Open Universities (AAOU)

Tan Sri Dr Michael Yeoh  Executive Vice Chairman, Kingsley Advisory and Strategic Initiatives (KASI Institute)

Tan Sri Dr Chin Fook Weng  Central Committee Member, Parti Gerakan Rakyat Malaysia

Mr Chia Loong Thye  Legal Advisor, Wawasan Open University

Datuk Lim Si Pin Chief Executive officer/Director, Cempaka Sdn Bhd

Ms Janice Yeap Liew Kee  Chief Operating Officer, Heng Lee Group of Companies

Ms Annie Khor Seow Keow Chief Information Officer, Schenker Logistics (M) Sdn Bhd

Professor Lily Chan  Chief Executive & Vice Chancellor, Wawasan Open University



The Board of Governors includes representatives from the government or public sector, civic and community organisations, commerce and industry, and the academic community. These representatives provide invaluable advice and information on how the organisation can best serve the educational needs of the larger community and expand opportunities for higher learning for all.


Tan Sri Dr Koh Tsu Koon Chairman, Wawasan Education Foundation


Mr Yeong Sik Kheong  Chief Operating Officer cum Registrar, Wawasan Open University