Industry & Services >> CEO Interviews >> August 16, 1999

Kee Y. Wong – Sino-forest Corporation (tre.a)

KEE Y. WONG, F.C.A. is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Sino-Forest. Mr. Wong is a member of the executive management team and as such works closely with Allen Chan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, in establishing strategic direction for the Company. Mr. Wong is based in Toronto, Canada and is responsible for overseeing the Canadian operation including developing new business opportunities for Sino-Forest throughout North America and internationally. In his capacity as Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Wong has overall responsibility for the finance and accounting department and will lead all major corporate financing activity of the Company. Mr. Wong had previously resided in England for almost 10 years where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant. He is currently a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Canada. Prior to joining Sino-Forest, Mr. Wong was a partner with Ernst and Young in Toronto, Canada where he acted as auditor and business advisor to many growth-oriented companies. Profile
TWST: Start us off with a background profile on Sino-Forest, enough to

put us into context and then also to explain what you see as your

company and as your business today.

Mr. Wong: We are