Chern Hong joined 8 Education in 2015 and is based in Malaysia. He graduated from HELP University with a Master in Accounting and Finance and is currently pursuing the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certification. He started his career with Deloitte Malaysia as an auditor but his passion in value investing led him to join 8I Group as an Investment Analyst, giving up his high-flying job as an auditor. In 2016, he promoted to Assistant Operation Manager to oversee the operation in Malaysia. With this passion he aims to help build the 8I Group and its holding company, 8I Holdings Limited, in achieving its vision of being the next Berkshire Hathaway + BlackRock of Asia. He hopes to create and improve awareness on the importance of financial literacy in society with value investing knowledge and speaks publicly on the topic through multiple platforms. He believes that the best leverage tools to achieve financial freedom is financial education. Hence, he aspires to empower individuals to learn with his humble value investing knowledge.