S04E14 (BONUS): Yap Sook Yee, Co-founder of Frienden Arts & WeCareJourney, Malaysia

S04E14 (BONUS): Yap Sook Yee, Co-founder of Frienden Arts & WeCareJourney, Malaysia

I always want to instill to the parents to say that there is still hope do not give up so easily, because there are a lot of challenges at the same time. I will not sugarcoat everything. I would just tell them the journey is really tough, but you, there is hope that, you know,…

S04E13: Olivia Quah,Co-Founder of Asian Integrated Medical Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

S04E13: Olivia Quah,Co-Founder of Asian Integrated Medical Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

I believe that prevention is better than cure because the incident that happened to my parents can happen to anyone’s parents as well. Before they start having difficulties, we have to start looking at what is the best fit for our parents? What kind of things that we should do at home or modify [at]…

S03E013: Debbie Choa, Co-founder & Chief Operating Officer, Projek57, Malaysia

S03E013: Debbie Choa, Co-founder & Chief Operating Officer, Projek57, Malaysia

Debbie Choa is one of the co-founders and chief operating officer of Projek57, a social enterprise in Malaysia that focuses on unity and youth. What made a lawyer like her turn to social entrepreneurship? What inspired her and her fellow co-founders to take this bold step to bring unity as a key solution to Malaysia’s racial polarisation problems? Here’s Debbie’s story!

S03E012: Michelle Sin and Melissa Sin, SKB Shutters Corporation Berhad, Malaysia

S03E012: Michelle Sin and Melissa Sin, SKB Shutters Corporation Berhad, Malaysia

Michelle Sin and Melissa Sin are my two guests for this week’s episode. These sisters are the third generation running a large manufacturing business that deals with roller shutters. Their grandfather started the business in 1957 and now the business is in their manicured hands. How do the sisters do it? Let’s find out!

S03E010: Fiona Marcus Raja, Founder & Managing Director of Borneo International Exhibition Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

S03E010: Fiona Marcus Raja, Founder & Managing Director of Borneo International Exhibition Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

Fiona married young and started her business early too. She started her own beauty salon and nail parlour, began an events management company, created the first river cruise in Sarawak, ran a wedding planning business, managed a construction business, supplied waste management equipment and more. This is Fiona’s entrepreneurial journey.

S03E09: Penny Choong, Founder of Penny Essentials, Malaysia

S03E09: Penny Choong, Founder of Penny Essentials, Malaysia

Penny Choong is the founder of Penny Essentials. She was focused on financial education when she came back from the Middle East. Yet life sometimes throws curve balls and she came to realise that she herself needed to be well first. She couldn’t help others if she herself wasn’t feeling absolutely her best. This is her story…

S03E06: Saliza Abdullah, Managing Director & CEO, BG Capital Holdings Group of Companies, Malaysia

S03E06: Saliza Abdullah, Managing Director & CEO, BG Capital Holdings Group of Companies, Malaysia

Saliza Abdullah is in the business of offering safety and security services in Malaysia, a business that her late mother bought and grew. She joined the business when she came back from the US and has since expanded the scope of business to include risk management, technology, training and consultancy. This is Saliza’s story….