Valerie Ross is a Malaysian composer and music researcher. Her compositions has won her numerous international awards and recognition and is considered a music giant in Malaysian contemporary music.
Valerie Ross (née Ooi Sooi Beng) was born on March 24, 1958 in Kuala Lumpur. She began her music training at the age of four by studying the piano. and completed her Grade 8 at the age of 12, and later continued her diploma.