Peng has a Master’s Degree in Commercial Law (LL.M) from the University of Wales, College of Cardiff. She has 20 years of experience as a practising lawyer and in-house legal counsel.
She was admitted as a member of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn and was called to the English Bar in 1996 and is a qualified advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya. She worked as a litigator and due diligence lawyer early in her career, before joining Tanjong Public Limited Company, which was listed on the London Stock Exchange and the Malaysian Stock Exchange, for nearly 10 years with her last position being Senior Manager, Legal. Prior to joining HRC, she was the Legal Counsel of Ranhill WorleyParsons Sdn Bhd, a joint venture company involved in the oil and gas business.