Meet our digital business leaders

Dato’ Wei Chuan Beng

Founder of REDtone International Berhad

Dato’ Wei Chuan Beng, an active industry captain and recognized entrepreneur in the telecommunications sector and ICT industry. His illustrious career in developing the nation’s ICT growth and national initiatives goes beyond 30 years. He is the Founder of REDtone International Berhad and former Chairman of PIKOM.


Nadhir Ashafiq Zainal Abidin

Cofounder& Executive Director,

TheLorry is a regional digital logistics platform that connects customers to transport drivers in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Singapore. He spearheads Product, Marketing initiatives and growth strategy. Nadhir was recognized in Forbes Asia’s 2017 30 Under 30.


Yusno Yunos

CEO & Founder, Evenesis – Y Us Sdn Bhd


Evenesis is a complete cloud-based end-to-end event management system. They won the Technology Benchmark, SME & Entrepreneurship Business Award in 2018 and was listed as Malaysia’s Top 10 Most Innovative ICT Companies in 2014. Evenesis was also listed as the Top 20 Most User-Friendly Event Management Software by Capterra in 2018 and Top 30 Most Promising Software Brands by Cloudswave in Web Summit 2015 in Dublin.  Yusno coaches’ companies in the Coach and Grow Programme (CGP) and mentors in TPM Stargazer Mentoring Programme.


Anthony Raja Devadoss

Managing Director & Regional Head, PERSOLKELLY Consulting, Asia Pacific HR Consulting

PERSOLKELLY Consulting bringing client solutions into Asia-Pacific countries, including Human Resource Consulting & Management Advisory, People Analytics Lab, Leadership & Executive Development, Career Management, Research Think Tank and Talent Management Technology. With 20 years of experience with the Group now PERSOLKELLY Consulting, his role will support in driving integration under this new brand, with the aim at expanding client data and services, to strengthen client solutions, and in pursuance of consulting business expansion in Asia Pacific.






Nuraizah Shamsul Baharin

Managing Director, Madcat World Sdn Bhd


Madcat World is a software development specializing in mobile application development.  They build native apps for corporations as well as consumer apps. Madcat is currently building a Fintech microfunding platform called MADCash.  Aizah’s expertise is in software development solutions and tech adoption for manufacturing and services sectors. She is a coach with Cradle, INSKEN and WENA.


Farid Nor

CEO, Cloudapp Technologies Sdn Bhd


Farid has been in the startup scene since 2015 with experience in setting up the Sales and

Marketing department and grew the revenue to seven figures. He founded Simpankira in Nov 2018 which is a SaaS accounting software startup with over 500 companies signed up


Amir Haris Ahmad

CEO, Localhost Sdn Bhd


Localhost works on latest tech projects such as DNS/DNSSEC appliance for .my registry (MYNIC). He is a registered member of ISOC, MNCC, OWASP and ISPA. Amir holds M.Sc, CNE6, GSEC,GCIH, LPIC1, CiSE, NCLA, MCP & ENSA.

He was awarded as a member of Senior Information Security Professional during ISC2 9th Annual Information Security Leadership Achievement


Khairil-Iszuddin bin Ismail

CEO, Taming Tech Sdn Bhd

Iszuddin is a seasoned developer turned CEO after years of experience in system development. Most of the years were spent with E-Sentral, SEA’s biggest ebook portal. Iszuddin served E-Sentral from its start and scaled the technology for the ebook platform to cater for the demand of 100,000 ebook readers from around the region. Iszuddin is also very in touch with the programmers’ community in the nation where he organizes an annual gathering of programmers in an event called JOMLAUNCH. JOMLAUNCH attracts 700-800 participation each year. Currently, Iszuddin is the CEO of his own company, Taming Tech Sdn Bhd, which provides a range of IT related services from system development, IT training and CTO consulting for startups.







Izzairi Yamin

CEO, ZeptoExpress

Izzairi leads the operation and strategic direction with full responsibility at ZeptoExpress by ensuring it hits the target and KPI achievements. This 35-year-old entrepreneur graduated in Computer Science studies and started working as an application specialist and has vast experience in developing banking and insurance systems while working for a MNC company. He then continued his career as a CTO in drone technologies (Aibotix GMBH) before starting ZeptoExpress. He has 14 years of experience in software development and has been an entrepreneur for 7 years.


Nazroof Hakim

CEO, BillPlz


Billplz is a payment platform for merchants to pay and get paid fastest, at the lowest cost possible. MAVCAP and 500 Startups are their major investors.


Muhamad Nasir Bin Habizar

CEO, JomParkir Sdn Bhd


JomParkir provides parking payment convenience to all drivers.  He was former CEO for SMSfocal Bhd, NZ Technology and Appcable.



Ahmad Amran Kapi

Cofounder & CTO,


Someone who loves to create software. Wahdah Technologies is a car rental platform that provides services throughout Malaysia and Singapore.


Khairul Anwar bin Mohamad Zaki

Executive Director, Aidan Group


AIDAN Group is a group of companies involved in business activities encompassing Technology & Education. He also founded an edutech startup called Pandai.


Anja Juliah Abu Bakar

Founder and Social Impact Director, Athena Holding


Athena is a social enterprise company established in 2015 that manufactures and distributes eco-friendly sanitary products and promotes ecofriendly lifestyle.

Anja’s expertise is in Social Enterprise business model.  She was listed as Malaysia’s Top 10 Female Social Entrepreneurs in 2016; a recipient of STAR Malaysia Golden Heart Awards in 2017 and invited to the White House in Washington DC in 2019 for her work in women economics empowerment by Ms Ivanka Trump.  Anja has mentored more than 100 startups in social enterprise ecosystems.


Geetha Kandiah

Director, KASS International

KASS International is one the leading IP experts in Malaysia with offices in 6 countries. Geetha frequently shares her IP expertise on BFM89.9, Bernama TV and has contributed articles to various local and overseas publications. She was recognised as Top 10 of “Malaysia’s Top 40 under 40” by Prestige magazine. Geetha is also a Business Strategy Coach with 10X CEO Coaching Group.





Mr. Shaifubahrim Saleh

Chairman, Merah Network Sdn Bhd

Chairman, Pritchett Rummler-Brache Malaysia and Nexdrone Sdn Bhd, Secretary General of ASPC (Asia Service Providers Confederation), Director of eNM, NLVTC, GESB, PT Gamat International and GISB, ICT Advisor of ITCO Niaga (Concorde Security Singapore), Past President of Malaysian Service Providers Confederation (MSPC), Advisor of PIKOM.

Mr. Danny Lee

Chairman of The National Tech Association of Malaysia (PIKOM)

Danny Lee was a Director of Sales Marketing of Epson Malaysia Sdn Bhd since Okt 2008 until Ogos 2019. Danny Lee has been with the tech industry for more than 25 years with Sales and Business Development in various ICT sectors as his main forte. Currently as Chairman of PIKOM, Danny drives the membership growth of the association, further looking into providing value added services to corporate members, whilst developing the tech industry in fulfilling the national agenda towards Digital Economy.

He also holds the position of Chairman for ETECH IT Sdn Bhd, a total information and communication technology (ICT) solutions provider and distributor for Malaysian enterprises and SMEs in the food and beverage, financial services, retail, hospitality and education industries among others.

Prof. Dr. Ahmad Zaki Abu Bakar

President of Malaysian National Computer Confederation (MNCC)

Prof. Dr. Ahmad Zaki Bin Abu Bakar has been involved in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for more than 43 years. He started his career in 1977 at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and finally became a full Professor at the Faculty of Computer Science and Information Systems in 2000.

Currently, he is a Professor and Dean at the Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (FSTEM) at the International University of Malaya Wales (IUMW) and he is also a member of the Digital Productivity Nexus under the Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC) since 2017 and the Sectorial Training Committee under the Human Resource Development Fund (HRDF) since 2019.


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