Masan Group Corporation was incorporated in November 2004 under the name Ma San Shipping Corporation. We officially changed our name to Ma San Group Corporation in August 2009 and were successfully listed on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange on 5 November 2009. Our name was formally changed to Masan Group Corporation in July 2015 in order to be consistent with our corporate brand and practice. While the listed entity was formally incorporated in 2004, Masan, through our majority shareholder and our underlying operating businesses and their predecessor companies, has been in existence as a business group since 1996.
We are a holding company, with controlling economic interests in Masan Consumer Holdings (“MCH”), Masan MEATLife (“MML”), Masan Resources (“MSR”), and VCM Services and Trading Development JSC (owner of 100% of VinCommerce General Commercial Services Joint Stock Company with “VCM” and “VinCommerce” used interchangeable in this report for as ease of reference to our grocery retailing platform), representing an economic interest of 60%, 87.27%, 95.99%, and 58.6% respectively, as of 31 December 2019. Our consolidated ownership percentage of Techcombank’s charter capital is 20% as of 31 December 2019.