Since 1957

Optometrist Journey started way back in 1957 from the beginning of times through the hands of my grandfather,

  • Story of Malaya Optical was begin since 1957. Ho Kai, Pioneer, and Founder of Malaya Optical emigrated to The Malay Peninsular in the year 1922.
  • Malaya Optical was opened for business at High Street (Jalan H.S.Lee) in 1971.
  • Bobby Hoe former President of Malaysian Optometry Association (MOA), a former member of Malaysia Optical Council, joined the company as Ocular Prosthesis Specialist in 1971.
  • William Ho, President of MOA, joined the company as Operation Manager.
  • In 1974 KM Ho, from University of Auckland, New Zealand joined the company as a consultant.
  • Followed then by 1979 Paul Ho, from the University of Auckland, New Zealand joined the company as a consultant.
  • In 1980 Malaya Optical PJ opened for business at New Town, Petaling Jaya
  • 1999 Dr.Janet Hoe, Ophthalmologist joined the company as Eye Disease consultant
  • 2000 Dr.Victor Hoe Industrial Health Care Specialist, joined the company as a consultant
  • 2001 Journey as an Optometrist Agnes Chin joined as Director/HR and Ryan Ho as CEO
  • 2002 Malaya Optical Uptown opened for business at Damansara Utama, Petaling Jaya
  • 2003 Malaya Optical Bukit Bintang opened for business in Low Yat Plaza, Kuala Lumpur
  • 2006 Malaya Optical Subang Jaya opened for business at SS15, Subang Jaya
  • 2007 Malaya Optical CapSquare opened for business in Capital Square Shopping Mall, Kuala Lumpur
  • 2008 Malaya Optical Jusco AU2 opened for business in Jusco Setiawangsa Ampang Kuala Lumpur
  • 2009 Malaya Optical become the first Carl Zeiss Relaxed Vision Centre in Malaysia
  • 2010 Brand Laureate winner for the Best Vision Solution Center. Received Johnson & Johnson Top Fitter Award. Malaya Optical is also the first Optometrist center in Malaysia that using the iProfiler in Malaysia
  • 2012 MALAYA OPTICAL – The Eye Experience Boutique

As the story goes, the optometrist journey never ends as we always constantly seek to achieve a high level of Professionalism and eye care values.