Chew Seng Kok

Seng Kok Chew
Managing Director, ZICO Holdings Inc. | Chairman, ZICO Law Network
Law

Mr. Chew Seng Kok, the Managing Director, is primarily responsible for the business development, overall strategy and management of ZICO Holdings Inc.

ZICO is a listed company on the Catalist Board of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited. The Group is an integrated provider of multidisciplinary professional services focused on ASEAN, provides advisory and transactional services, management and support services and licensing services.

Mr. Chew is also the Chairman of ZICO Law, a network of independent law firms in the ASEAN member countries.  ZICO Law is a part of ZICO and the network has offices in 17 cities in all 10 countries throughout Southeast Asia.  ZICOlaw won the “Innovation in Corporate Strategy Award” in 2014 and in 2015 ZICOlaw was recognized for its Innovative Transformation of Legal Services under the “Innovation in the Business Law” (Asia-Pacific headquartered law firms).

  • LLB (Hons) in 1984 and obtained a LLM (1st Class) from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand in 1989
  • Director of the ASEAN Business Club (ABC), an association of the chief executives of the region’s leading business enterprises.
2019

Government in Business Needs Smart Partnerships

Government linked companies (GLCs) could lead innovation and disruption in the market through smart […]
2018

Framework for Sustainable Retirement Villages

In this article, ZICO Holdings Managing Director Chew Seng Kok discusses the rising […]
2018

How Should the Revived Malaysia Inc be Implemented?

ZICO Holdings Managing Director Chew Seng Kok looks into the future of Malaysia […]
2018

Enhancing efficiency in the Electricity Industry

“The need for policy creativity is even more marked, given recent technological disruptions […]
  • The Most Innovative Lawyer award
    the FT Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyer Awards 2014.  
  • In recognition of his significant contribution in building strong ties between New Zealand and Malaysia, and the ASEAN region, in August 2015, Mr. Chew was given an award by the New Zealand government during the 40th anniversary of New Zealand’s dialogue partnership with ASEAN.
Qualifications
  • LLB (Hons) in 1984 and obtained a LLM (1st Class) from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand in 1989
  • Director of the ASEAN Business Club (ABC), an association of the chief executives of the region’s leading business enterprises.
Publications
2019

Government in Business Needs Smart Partnerships

Government linked companies (GLCs) could lead innovation and disruption in the market through smart […]
2018

Framework for Sustainable Retirement Villages

In this article, ZICO Holdings Managing Director Chew Seng Kok discusses the rising […]
2018

How Should the Revived Malaysia Inc be Implemented?

ZICO Holdings Managing Director Chew Seng Kok looks into the future of Malaysia […]
2018

Enhancing efficiency in the Electricity Industry

“The need for policy creativity is even more marked, given recent technological disruptions […]
Awards
  • The Most Innovative Lawyer award
    the FT Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyer Awards 2014.  
  • In recognition of his significant contribution in building strong ties between New Zealand and Malaysia, and the ASEAN region, in August 2015, Mr. Chew was given an award by the New Zealand government during the 40th anniversary of New Zealand’s dialogue partnership with ASEAN.