Ngo replaces Nguyen Cong Hai, former head of marketing, decorative paints, who left in May this year.
The crowded traffic conditions on the causeway between Singapore and Johor Bahru was also one of the reasons that caused Singaporeans to turn to other destinations.
In May this year, honestbee Malaysia said it was not affected by the 10% regional headcount reduction, adding that its business “remains brisk”.
Meanwhile, Jason Lee, regional director, Southeast Asia who has been with the company for eight years, will be leaving the company in August to pursue consulting opportunities.
The second round of job cuts comes months after it split its Asia Pacific regional business into three clusters from the original five.