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Speakers' Profile

Panel 1
The Next Malaysian Unicorn

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Gopi Ganesalingam

Vice President of Tech Ecosystem & Globalization (TEG) at Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation Berhad (MDEC)

Prior Experience and Awards

Independent Board Director
MCIS Life (Insurance)

Board Director
Junior Achievement Worldwide, Malaysian Chapter

Founder & Group Managing Director
LAVA Protocols Malaysia


Finance, BS
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Hann Liew

Co-Founder of Jirnexu Sdn Bhd

Prior Experience and Awards

Chief Executive Officer (2016-2019)

Co-Founder and

Former Assistant Vice President, Equities and Funds Structured Markets
Barclays Capital UK

Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
Financial Planning Association Malaysia

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)


BSc Business Mathematics and Statistics
The London School of Economics and Political Science

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Rina Neoh

Co-Founder & Board Director of FICUS Venture Fund

Prior Experience and Awards

Board Member
Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE)

Co-Founder & Executive Director
Mercatus Capital Pte Ltd

Senator representing Malaysia
World Business Angel Investments Forum

Top 100 Inspirational LinkedIn Icons in Malaysian 2020


Doctor of Business Administration (2020-2023)
Wawasan Open University

Mohd Izzairi Yamin

Co-Founder & CEO of ZeptoExpress Berhad

Prior Experience and Awards

Chief Technology Officer
Avidity Ventures Pte Ltd

Co-Founder & CEO
PostoLab Sdn Bhd (PostoExpress)

Chief Technology Officer 
Xyiry Technologies Sdn Bhd

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Computer Science
International Islamic College Malaysia

Panel 2
Leadership In Crisis

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Datuk Mohd Zarif Hashim

CEO of MRT Corporation

Prior Experience and Awards

Group CEO
Sapura Group

Sapura Secured Technologies

Pos Malaysia Berhad


Senior Analyst


Master of Business Administration, MBA
J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management
Northwestern University

Raymond Lim

Head of Country of Airbus Malaysia

Prior Experience and Awards

Managing Director
Airbus Customer Services, Malaysia

Managing Director
Sepang Aircraft Engineering

Managing Director
Airbus Helicopters Malaysia

Head of post-merger integration Program 
Management Office

Satair Group

General Manager
Hua-Ou Aviation Training and Support Centre


MSc (University of Surrey)

MBA (University of East London)

FRAeS & IEng (UK)

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Ong Chee Wai

Assurance Managing Partner, Ernst & Young PLT

Prior Experience and Awards

Council Member
Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)

Malaysia Integrated Reporting Steering Committee, MIA

Investigation Committee, MIA

Council Member
Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)


BA (Hons) Accounting
University of Malaya

Tan Sri Abdul Wahid Omar

Chairman of Bursa Malaysia Berhad & Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Prior Experience and Awards

Group Chairman
Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB)

Senator & Minister
Prime Minister's Department-Economic Planning

President & CEO

Group CEO
Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM)

The Asian Banker's 2013 Leadership Achievement Award for Malaysia


Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales

Malaysia Institute of Accountants

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