Felix Wong GAICD has enjoyed a 28 year career in international business, working with several leading American & Asian multinational conglomerates. A graduate of the Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, his business career has taken him to over 20 countries across North America, Asia, Europe, and Australasia.
After living in various parts of the wForld, Felix and his wife migrated to Melbourne in 2001. His Australian experience includes being appointed as a CEO of an ASX-listed food company, as a Non-Executive Director of several public and private companies, and also concluding several joint ventures involving overseas and Australian businesses. Felix currently serves on the State Council of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, as well as President and Chair of the Australia Malaysia Business Council of Victoria. His area of specialty is in Joint Ventures, Business Development and Marketing, and his industry experience spans various sectors including food & agribusiness, chemicals & pharmaceuticals, commercial building products, and consumer goods.
Felix is also a Director of Echo3 Media, a boutique graphic design and web marketing agency based in Melbourne. Early in his career, Felix headed up a Product Development division of 50 engineers that designed, developed and manufactured consumer and commercial air-conditioning systems for Carrier Corporation (the world’s largest air-conditioning company). In the course of this work, Felix co-invented a two-button remote controller that was patent-registered worldwide.