EIX provides the right platform for entrepreneurs and investors to exchange ideas, build network, collaborate & explore business ventures!
For business owners and entrepreneurs, this will be a great opportunity to learn from investors and entrepreneurs from various fields, as well as to build relationships and networks that will be invaluable to your business. For investors, this session would offer you the right exposure to screen potential business for investment opportunities.
In addition to the networking session, our speaker series consists of outstanding and successful individuals in their respective industries and they will be sharing their expertise and experience leading to their success!
1) Sim Hon Wai
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director of MDTi Group of Companies
MDT Innovations (MDTi) is one of the fastest growing technology companies in Asia Pacific. Focusing on entire IoT (Internet of Things) value chains ranging from intelligent wireless communications, IoT as a services, turnkey, to analytics solutions, the company is banking heavily on telecommunications and e-payment, smart retail, and crowd movement in education and aviation.
The company has been profitable since inception. MDTi has seen tremendous growth especially in export sales and has grossed more than half a billion of accumulated export sales to date.
2) Derek Toh
Founder and Chief Executive Officer of WOBB
WOBB is a Malaysian mobile job search platform that helps connect quality Gen Y talent with the right employers, through our mobile app and website. WOBB partners with Linkedin in Malaysia, Philippines and Indonesia.
With emphasis on company culture and transparency, WOBB offers job seekers a simple way to browse jobs on their smartphones and take virtual tours through our Company Profiles. WOBB enables job seekers to not just choose jobs, but also choose the right companies - saving time for both employers and job seekers. Employers, regardless of their size, big or small, will also get assess to the best talent by allowing job seekers to have a peek of who they are, with just a simple tap.
WOBB is funded by both Cradle Fund’s product development and commercialisation grants (total RM650,000) and aims to bring the future of job search to Asia.
3) Rina Neoh
Co-founder of Mercatus Capital Pte Ltd
Rina Neoh has more than 20 years of experience in both the corporate and entrepreneurial world. With a solid foundation in BS Computer Science and a keen business sense acquired through an overseas MBA, Rina has delivered multi-million dollar returns from small business enterprises, which she has incubated, coached, invested in or promoted. She has developed her own expertise in solutions selling, complex tender bids and managing A-list accounts in her early careers, including winning prestigious accounts from the government and private sectors.
Rina co-founded Mercatus Capital Pte Ltd, a homegrown incubator based in Singapore and a venture accelerator since 2006. Through its angel networks, Mercatus Group provided seed capital to promising new small ventures, with more than 30 startups seeded and incubated in Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, India, China and Hong Kong. Rina holds strategic management roles, directorships and equities in Mercatus Capital, RxR Capital, Synapse Global, Unlimited Brands Inc.
4) Anwar Ali Mustafa Jumabhoy
Co-author of 9 Entrepreneurisms: Management Practice for a VUCA World
Anwar has over 30 years of senior management experience across a range of industries, from shipbuilding, fast-food, technology, venture capital and hospitality. Until May 2015, Anwar was Director of Operations. Since then, he has been an active Speaker and Business Coach. Anwar’s articles have appeared in publications of the Malaysian Institute of Management, Canadian Institute of Management, Edge Weekly and the online publication, Digital News Asia. You can follow him on @anwarjumabhoy and LinkedIn.
Anwar is co-author of 9 Entrepreneurisms: Management Practice for a VUCA World published by Black Card Books, Canada, published in February 2017.
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