Former Deputy Speaker of House of Representatives of Parliament, Chairman of Centre for New Inclusive Asia, Malaysia.
Ong Tee Keat is a social-activist, author, columnist, commentator, social-political pundit. He had been serving his nation Malaysia through holding such portfolios as Minister, Deputy Minister and Deputy Parliament Speaker, under the Federal Government of Malaysia for the past 25 years (1988--2013). He continues to actively contribute to the development of inter-nations, inter-regions bilateral relations through trade, public diplomacy, culture and arts, especially in the Asian region with a special interest in China. As the Chairman of CNIA, he envisions the necessity for new value creation in shaping a new Asia featuring openness and inclusiveness.