APAQ Group Sdn Bhd
APAQ Group was incorporated in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia in 2002. It is the treasurer company of CENAM.
With the aim of promoting technology advancement and achieving comprehensive development, APAQ Group has set up three wholly-owned subsidiaries, namely APAQ Technology Sdn. Bhd., APAQ Resources Sdn. Bhd. and Selangor Commerce Sdn. Bhd.. The main business of APAQ Group involves information and communication technology, logistics, international trade, hospitality, real estate, petroleum processing and aquaculture industry in 10 ASEAN member states.
With continuous growth in over a decade, APAQ has now become a comprehensive and across-industry company. While its operations have expanded to various industries, such as logistic, real estate, oil and gas, APAQ has still maintained technology as its core business. The company has successfully accomplished its transformation by achieving excellent results.
Actively responding to China’s Belt and Road Initiative, APAQ Group has achieved cross-industry connectivity by working closely with its partners in various industries and locations along the “Belt and Road”. While APAQ has expanded its business in a growing number of countries and regions, the company has successfully realized its goals of long-term and comprehensive development.
In the future, while gradually expanding to the service sector, APAQ will continue to keep its technology as company’s flagship business. APAQ is looking to provide one-stop solutions to the Chinese enterprises in Malaysia by assisting their communication with government agencies and other related sectors.
Founding Chairman of APAQ Group: Charles Zhijun Yang
• Chief Treasurer, China Enterprises Association in Malaysia (CENAM)
• Deputy President, China Entrepreneurs Association of Malaysia (PUCM)
• Secretary-General: Malaysia-China Trade Promotion Council
• Committee, Malaysia-Guangdong Chamber of Investment Promotion
• Vice President, Malaysian Association of China Students Alumni
Charles’ overseas study started from Malaysia in 1997. He was majored in Computer Science. He attended courses in Business administration in 2002. In that same year, he set up APAQ Group.
As the first batch overseas students from China in Malaysia, Charles was among the first to start businesses in Malaysia. Working in Malaysia for over one decade, Charles has accumulated extensive personal resources in the government and business sectors.
As committee member of CENAM, APAQ Group under the leadership of Charles has participate actively in CENAM’s activities. As a participant in preparing President Xi Jinping’s visit to Malaysia, Charles, along with others, were invited to attend the meeting with the President Xi. He was also invited to attend meetings with the former Party Secretary-General Hu Jintao, and the former Premier of the State Council Wen Jiabao.
Charles has maintained a positive relationship with the Chinese Embassy and Chinese Enterprises in Malaysia due to his CENAM membership. Charles often attends various commercial activities, trade and investment fairs co-organized by China and Malaysia, such as Malaysia-China forum- Dialogue Session among enterprises, China-ASEAN Expo, Malaysia Computer Fair and so on. During the event of Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce in 2015, Charles was awarded the Progress Medal by the Malaysian Prime Minister Dato Sri Najib Tun Razak.