Tan Sri Dato’ Lim Tong Yong is a Malaysian businessman. He was conferred the honorary title of Tan Sri by His Majesty The King of Malaysia. He obtained his Bachelor Degree from Nanyang University in Singapore and established Paos Industries Sdn Bhd in 1987. Subsequently in the year 2000, PAOS Holdings Berhad which houses the group businesses (ie: palm oil downstream products, animal feed product, etc.) was listed on the main board of the Bursa Malaysia. In the year 2001, he acquired the biggest public-listed private hospital in Malaysia, Pantai Hospital Group. He was also involved in the industry of manufacturing medical dialysis products, chemical products, biodiesel, palm oil refineries, soy lecithin, investment bank operation, hotel and tourism industry as well.