Yong Kok Fong is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA), Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA), Chartered Accountants Australian and New Zealand (CAANZ), Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA), and Professional Member of Institute of Internal Auditor Malaysia (IIAM). Besides, He is a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), and Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA). He graduated with a Master of Science (Accounting and Finance) at University of Gloucestershire, UK. He was previously attached with an international public accounting firm and was involved in audit for clients ranging from small to multinational corporations and public listed companies. His experience also involves in the provision of internal audit for public listed companies. He is exposed in corporate exercises such as Initial Public Offer. He is also an Approved Tax Agent and Chartered Tax Practitioner.