Season 5

Listen to all our episodes of Season 5 here or on your favourite podcast player.
Each season runs for 13 weeks with a new episode airing every Friday.
Take our survey and let us know what you think.

kaniza shafie kebun kota kuantan pahang malaysia

S05E13: Kaniza Shafie, Co-founder of Kebun Kota, Malaysia

Posted on
When we talk about farming, we don’t have to talk about acres anymore. We can talk in terms of square meters, we can talk in terms of square feet, which the yield is high sufficient for our family to consume. So this is what I’m looking at. That is the architect training in me. If…
Read More
debbie edirisinghe child action lanka sri lanka

S05E12: Debbie Edirisinghe, Founding Director, Child Action Lanka, Sri Lanka

Posted on
These children have spent their life being on the streets, having lived on the streets, and being destined to be on the streets. Their lives are completely transformed [through Child Action Lanka] and now living life completely differently, being able to contribute to society, being responsible citizens in the country, and giving back to society…
Read More
farah ismail, interact consulting, india coach facilitator speaker

S05E11: Farah Ismail, Founder of Interact Consulting, India

Posted on
A lot of women should be owning their voices and using their voices and expressing themselves. A lot of the ways in which we are operating today are in a space where we are not really able to express ourselves authentically and be vulnerable. So being able to get rid of some of those armours…
Read More
Sharifah Sarah By Sarah songket tenun accessories Malaysia

S05E10: Sharifah Sarah, Co-founder of By Sarah, Malaysia

Posted on
The first couple of years wasn’t easy. I think we spent more money than making it because the thing is, we’re doing something that’s very unique. We’re not reselling it. We’re not drop-shipping it. We’re trying to create it from scratch. So the first three years weren’t easy. We were making losses because we had…
Read More
nino mouton playbook indonesia online education

S05E09: Nino Mouton, Founder of Playbook, Indonesia

Posted on
I was so scared when I was interested in digital. I was so scared because I did not know how to start because everybody was saying that, oh, when you are in a digital business, you have to know how to code or you have to be a programmer. I took online courses about programming,…
Read More
joyce chua cueva beauty malaysia

S05E07: Joyce Chua, Founder & CEO Queva Beauty, Malaysia

Posted on
 I am still afraid at 47 years old. Honestly speaking, I am afraid of failure. I regret so much, you know, the only thing that I regret so much was I never started my entrepreneurship journey earlier. I have been working for people. I’ve been working for my husband and his partners. You know, I…
Read More
emilie chung sinellia tea guangdong china

S05E06: Emilie Chung, Co-founder of Sinellia Tea, China

Posted on
Something we are quite proud of is our tea business. So we are the proud co-founders of a little brand called Sinellia Tea and it’s really a passion project. It’s not something that pays the bills or anything at this point, to be honest. But it came from a passion that was also a very…
Read More
pearlin siow boss of me singapore book publishing

S05E05: Pearlin Siow, Book Mama of Boss of Me, Singapore

Posted on
I feel everyone has a story to share. I believe that my skill is to bring out the story of each person. I mean, we all have our own journey, right? And it’s not for us to say your journey is boring, your journey is not good enough. So it’s a matter of really structuring…
Read More
jay desan boom grow agritech malaysia

S05E04: Jay Desan, Co-founder of BoomGrow, Malaysia

Posted on
There are very few agritech companies and they are largely male driven. It’s a very male-driven industry. And I find that fascinating because most of the people who buy our produce tend to be women. Oh, they are men who buy as well. But a large chunk of our produce is actually bought by women….
Read More
teh wuan xin aitalent malaysia children programme

S05E001: Teh Wuan Xin, Founder & CEO of AI Talent, Malaysia

Posted on
How can we make parents see that it’s not just about exams? Their kids need to learn about how to calculate cost, how to make their first sale or even how do you work together in a team of five. All this are important for kids. teh wuan xin Today’s episode is with an entrepreneur…
Read More
womenpreneur asia podcast season 5

Season 5 Starts Today Plus Some Major Key Takeaways

Posted on
Welcome to Season 5 of Womenpreneur Asia and I am your host, Krista Goon. I started this podcast during the pandemic lockdown in 2020 and it’s been a journey indeed! In this trailer, I talk about some exciting news and some of what I’ve learnt in the past 18 months. If you are a returning…
Read More

Get Updates

Want to be the first to know when a new episode is released?
Join our list and we’ll update you!