SPEAKERS

Song Hock Koon

Song Hock Koon currently heads the MDeC eCommerce & DFTZ Division where he is responsible to galvanize eCommerce as a critical enabler to accelerate the growth of the Malaysian Digital Economy via the formulation and implementation of the National eCommerce Strategic Roadmap.

For the past 30 years, he worked in companies that serve the small and medium businesses (SMBs). Song graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree (Hons.) in Engineering from the University Malaya majoring in Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

Micheal Graham

Mike has over 18 years global experience, specialising in commercial and technology strategy in digital services, mainly covering the media, telecoms and technology industries (TMT). Mike has focused on monetising opportunities across the revenue spectrum, from creating measurable multi-screen advertising opportunities, to defend against the threat from OTT providers and capture the opportunity from the Telecom and Media industries’ pivot to digital and mobile ‘only’.

Mike has spent the last 5 years throughout Asia working with multiple platforms, broadcasters, content producers and telecoms operators as they develop their sustainable digital presence.

Zaiwin Kassim

Zaiwin Kassim an entrepreneur, innovator & a collaboration strategist. CEO of Pro Auto Care Centre Sdn Bhd an automotive hospital in Kuching, Sarawak and the Chairman of Koperasi Belia Inovatif Sarawak Berhad a state cooperative organization focusing on youth development in the areas of innovation, skills and entrepreneurship.

He loves to make things happen; by brainstorming ideas, strategic planning & finish it with style. Believes in the power of hardwork & teamwork, his motto is raise yourself to help mankind. He constantly nurturing & empowering others to achieve greater goals in life especially the youth.

Zed Li

Zed holds responsibilities for building capabilities and business performance across both the Business Development as well as Marketing divisions as Head of Business in Shopee. Over the past 3 years, Zed built Shopee into Malaysia’s largest platform for Health & Beauty, Fashion and Cross Border Trading. On the Marketing front, he structured Campaigns to become more aligned with Commercial, while also established the CRM and Marketing Intelligence capabilities.

Prior to Shopee, Zed was a Digital Strategist and Technologist with Accenture Interactive, based out of Singapore. He helps organizations understand the impact of Digital and how to harness both the technology and the changing landscape for their businesses.

Nowrid Amin

Kazi Nowrid Amin was named as one of “Top 100 inspirational LinkedIn icons in Malaysia (2019) to follow” by Marketing In Asia magazine. He is a passionate Digital Marketer with 8+ years Job experience. Currently he is working at Malaysia with IQI Global (Real Estate Agency) as Digital Marketing Strategist since December 2016.

He was Keynote and Panel speaker in: Social Media innovation conference 2018, Exabytes E-commerce conference 2019, Exabytes Internet Marketing Summit 2019, Popcon Corporate Meet up 2019, Malaysia Social Media week 2019 and more.

Eddy Han

Eddy Han is well known for his track record in business-building, revenue generation and growth hacking. Prior to Shopback, he held several top management roles at Digi, Maybank, Zomato and Lowyat MSC.

Bringing over 20 years of professional experience, Eddy is now helming ShopBack Malaysia as the Country General Manager, taking care of business performance in all aspects with local and APAC teams to solidify and steer ShopBack to its next phase of growth.

Fauzi Che Rus

Fauzi’s successful experience and skills in helping company business turnaround and compete in difficult market condition through programs that aligned people to the organizations’ goals have been proven valuable to organizations that want to continuously improve in order to compete with the best in the world.

His last role was providing leadership in Finance, Human Resource, Admin, Procurement, Information Technology, and Customer Service at Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD). He was the Group Human Resource Director for Proton Holdings Berhad. He has also spent many years as Asia Region Senior Director of Human Resource for Western Digital Corporation in 2001. His other leadership roles in successful multinationals include Thomson, Carrier International and PepsiCo.

Clarence Leong

Clarence Leong a serial entrepreneur graduated from University of Wales, Swansea in the UK with a Master’s Degree in Material Science Aerospace in the year 2005. Upon his return to Malaysia, Clarence started Daily Deals business (Groupon alike) and EziVoucher.

During his 2-year entrepreneurial journey, Clarence understood that e-Commerce works hand in hand with courier partners spotting another golden opportunity, he started EasyParcel, a web-based parcel consolidator and e-Commerce shipping solutions provider. Within a year, EasyParcel was awarded the Malaysian Top 20 Cradle Coach & Grow Startup Company 2014; Best Malaysian Startup 2016 by APICTA and Malaysia Last Mile Express & Parcel Delivery Company of the Year 2019 by Frost & Sullivan. The company serves over 500,000 SMEs across Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia with more than 20 million parcels delivered today.

Fadhil Isa

Fadhil Bin Mohamad Isa started his journey with a strong background in training and self- development as a Coach and Head Trainer for Character Building in the National Service from 2006 to 2008. He then pursued his dream to appear in Television and started as a sports newsreader with Bernama TV

He ventured into various careers and currently pursuing as content creator and Youtuber. As part of Youtubers, Fadhil dedicates a portion of his time every week to discover business opportunity, involved in event, sports car club and meetup with drivers. He utilised his Youtube Channel to as content provider and marketing tools.

Christy Ng

Christy Ng is the Founder of ChristyNg.com, an exclusive shoe online store that comprise of high heel shoes, work shoes, bridal essentials and custom made shoes under one roof, established in July 2010. Christy started the shoe company as a part time hobby while working in a local pharmaceutical giant here in Malaysia. It started when she loaded a couple of her designs on her Facebook account never knowing anyone would actually buy them. Today, Christy Ng Shoes that are exclusively designer by Christy and her team, has over 200,000 followers on Facebook and has customers from over 20 different countries across the globe.

Belle Alyahya

Belle Al-Yahya is a Co-Founder for Bella Ammara, which now has been expand to Sugarbelle Cosmetic and Babeau Skincare. Bella Ammara‘s concept is to create garments that take into account simplicity, style and comfort. It desired by Muslim women who find themselves playing multiple roles in today ‘s society.

Belle holds a Bachelor Degree in Architecture from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM).

MBC Legacy

Makcik Bawang Chempiyennn (mention – champion) also known as “MBC” are the current social media phenomena in Sarawak, especially in Kuching. It comprises the character of two malay aunties who loves to gossips has been growing a large number of following on Facebook and viewed by thousands of people and at one point reaching 1.6 million Facebook users in Malaysia.

Afick and Fir Affandi are also partners in hosting Sarawak most favorite morning show “Pagi ERA Sarawak”, a radio show that is on air at ERA fm Sarawak

Ainurizam Ainuddin

Riz has over a decade of experience developing digital products and visual designs. His works has appeared in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, The Times and CNN. The brands I’ve worked with include Malaysia Airlines, Nestle, Petronas, Ford, and Proton.

Among his expertise are user experience design (UX), user interface design (UI), human-interaction design, entrepreneurial, iOS development, mobile development, web development, creative direction, art direction, visual design, design thinking, sketching, wireframing, prototyping, visual identity, storytelling, digital marketing, product marketing, product development, product management, lean customer development, lean startup, agile, business model canvas, lean canvas,

Cheong Yen Li

Yen Li is an Associate Director in the Deals Strategy practice in PwC Malaysia, with over 10 years of professional experience working with clients in Malaysia and the United Kingdom. Her experience includes providing deal advisory for corporate and strategic investors across a range of industries including technology and financial services.

Yen Li holds a Bachelors of Science in Accounting and Finance from the Kondon School of Economics and Political Science, and is a qualified Chartered Accountant with the ICAEW.

Tobin Ng

Hafidz Rohani

Hafidz is Chief Executive Officer of Iana Corporation Sdn Bhd. He started SME @ University on 2012 and persuaded for Family Business Management on 2015 at Universidad De Jaen, Spain.

Siti Payung is selling authentic Sarawak layered cake that is based in Miri and selling worldwide.

Carol Fung

Carol Fung has over 17 years of experience in E-Commerce Trading and Consultancy. She was also a Certified Trainer by eBay SEA (South East Asia) which allows her to teach and provide trainings to individuals or companies in using eBay as a platform to trade online.

Carol’s passion has always been wanting to help entrepreneur (big or small) to realise their business digitally. She is known for her knowledge sharing in the industry she is well versed in.

Ahmad Shah

Speaker (eLokal) Mr Ahmad Shah Wahid, or better known as Coach Shah the CEO and Founder from eLokal Sdn Bhd. Over 12 years’ of experience in Media Technology, Coach Shah is an eCommerce Advocate, conducted ecommerce trainings and mentorship to over 9,000 SMEs and Micro entrepreneurs and involved in 500 sessions related to the use and optimization of e-commerce in businesses.

These include DesaMall@Online a program under Kementerian Pembangunan Luar Bandar (KPLB) focusing on developing eCommerce for rural entrepreneurs, SISWAMALL under KPM & CELCOM focusing on educating and nurturing eCommerce adoption among students and lecturers in Universities, MobilePreneur under GiatMARA and many more.

Kim Yien Tay

Kim is Chief Operations Officer of Axis. Axis been in eCommerce market for 13 years, experienced as End-to-End Enabler for Cross Border e-Commerce, bringing your products to Global market. Another business channel is Training and Coaching individual to learn, sales and expand in Cross border e-commerce, developing their dreams as e-Entrepreneur.

With 23 years in Oil and Gas industry, experienced in Global Business strategy, management, implementation and improvement initiatives. Kim is now managing and driving for a successful and sustainable e-Commerce business for all SMEs and Individual resellers under Axis’s umbrella. She believes a Successful e-Commerce business should have a sustainable business model, and sharing economy is one of the keys to achieve that.

Joshua Sew

Joshua Sew, a CEO who helm the principles activities of the online grocery industry in Malaysia. He came with more than 10 years of experience in the IT industry since 2002 when he first joined a US-based company.

He has extensive knowledge in e-Commerce as he hold the Chairman of the MDCC (Malaysia Digital Chamber of Commerce) as previously as President since end of term Sept 2018. Experience in Logistics and built his own fleet for JOCOM. Joshua Sew also had Fintech experience and also various technology implementation in the industry. Business and eco-system building had been his daily knowledge and also sharing with the community.

Sharul Nizam Zabor

Sharul is an innovative and highly analytical logistic and supply chain professional armed with exceptional knowledge and experience in business development, production optimization, long-term supply planning, logistic management, business risk management, customer service and facilitating process improvement initiatives.

Having excelled in his business development roles in the industry for 5 years, Sharul has taken his solid experiences in supply chain and logistics into Janio. Specialised in supporting businesses from SMEs to regional players to scale and expand across borders.

Desmond Ngai

Desmond Ngai is a senior strategic partnership and corporate development professional in the APAC media entertainment industry since 2007. He is currently Senior Vice President, Global Alliances at WebTVAsia, responsible for growing strategic alliances with global government, investor, media and commercial stakeholders.

He was instrumental in ground breaking Asian campaigns like Youku-Tudou’s Little Apple viral video (500 mil views & 30,000 parodies), WebTVAsia Awards and Viral Fest Asia music festival (200 mil & 250 mil social media reach respectively). Prior to this, he was Head of Investment at Malaysian government agency Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC). Desmond also had stints with leading media companies Media Prima (pioneered Tonton OTT platform), Endemol and Total Sports Asia.

David Tay

David is the Head of Merchants for Axiata Digital Ecode (Boost), leading partnerships and acquiring of partners and merchants nationwide. David’s experience spans more than 18 years across various industries including Fintech, Telco, Devices, Satellite TV, Digital Wallet & IT where taken up portfolios that include sales, marketing, business development, startups & transformation.

David joined Boost from Microsoft where he was the Head of Marketing for Microsoft Mobile Devices Malaysia & Singapore team. He prior to that he was with Astro as Head of New Business Development, Maxis as Head of Sales for Broadband & IBM as a Program Manager.