28 Jun 2020, Can Do Heroes

Yong Yoon Li

Yong Yoon Li
Yong Yoon Li is the fourth generation of the Yong family that owns and runs Royal Selangor. He is an advocate of adaptability and resilience in an ever-changing world, finding new ways to keep his longstanding family business relevant and successful.

Royal Selangor's journey started 130 years ago in a small mining village in Kuala Lumpur; today it has grown to be a global name exporting to over 20 countries worldwide. Now, Royal Selangor International is reigning as the world’s biggest manufacturer of pewter with the company continuing to be kept in steadfast motion by third and fourth generations of the Yong family, with the help of over 250 craftsmen and a 40-strong in-house design team.

It is the collective Can-Do Spirit of this entire organisation led by the passionate and inspirational Yong Yoon Li that has put Royal Selangor on the global map and launched the pewter empire into a thriving success that was once unimaginable.
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