Who We Are
CDSG’s core management team leads CDSG to become one of the most reliable and prominent conglomerates in Myanmar.
Ko Ko Gyi
Group Managing Director
Ko Ko Gyi is the Group Managing Director of CDSG, Capital Diamond Star Group Co. Ltd.,
Born in Mandalay, Myanmar, he entered the family business in 1993 as the Managing Director of Diamond Star Co. Ltd., a flour-milling business started by his parents. Under his leadership, the business grew into a successful multifaceted group of companies under CDSG. CDSG has businesses such as Food Value Chain, Retail, Real Estate, Construction, Healthcare, Financial Services and Portfolio Investments. Ko Ko Gyi is currently the Chairman of the MCCI, Myanmar-Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industries, Upper Myanmar.
He is also the Chairman of the Capital Diamond Star Foundation, a philanthropic organization dedicated to serving the people of Myanmar. He is also one of the founding patrons of the People’s Health Foundation, which provides access to primary healthcare in under-developed areas of Myanmar.
Ko Ko Gyi was a member of the National Economic and Social Advisory Council, NESAC, which advised the former president of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, U Thein Sein.
Between 1999 and 2005, Ko Ko Gyi served as a Central Executive Committee member of the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry, UMFCCI. He was a founding member of ASEAN Business Advisory Council between 2002 and 2004.
He is married and has three children.