New President Of China Yuchai
China Yuchai International Limited announced that its board of directors has approved the appointment of Weng Ming Hoh as president of the company effective July 17. Kok Ho Leong, who has been holding the dual positions of acting president and chief financial officer since the departure of the previous president in May 31, with Hoh's appointment, relinquish his role as acting president.
Hoh has more than 25 years of accounting and financial management experience with extensive regional exposure. He has previously held various positions of responsibility within China Yuchai including financial controller, chief financial officer and acting president. Hoh has been a director of China Yuchai since November 2011 when he was appointed chief financial officer of Hong Leong Asia Ltd (HLA), China Yuchai's parent company. Hoh will relinquish his position as chief financial officer of HLA to assume his new post,
China Yuchai International Limited, through its subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Co. Limited (GYMCL), engages in the manufacture, assembly and sale of a wide array of light-duty, medium-duty and heavy-duty diesel engines for construction equipment, trucks, buses and cars in China. GYMCL also produces diesel power generators, which are primarily used in the construction and mining industries.