I'm an award-winning entrepreneur with global business experience in 17 countries covering U.S, Europe, Asia and South America. I sold my online sports games company, FanXT in 2016 to an American/Japanese company in Los Angeles (Silicon Beach), and sold eMemorial, online memorial website to The Star, Malaysia's largest English newspaper. I speak 4 languages.
Throughout my career as an entrepreneur, I received and won industry honors and awards including Excellence Award from Global Innovation Through Science & Technology (GIST) in the U.S in 2013, winner of TIE Global All-Asia Business Competition in India during 2012 and winner of Malaysia National Intellectual Property Awards with World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Malaysia in the year 2014. I also won the Make The Pitch business TV reality show in 2012, while I reached the semi-final of Start-Up Asia, a business reality TV show in Singapore by Channel News Asia in 2014. I was the country representative in Global Entrepreneurship Week event in the U.S White House in 2012.
I enjoy speaking and paying it forward. I was a speaker at Global Entrepreneurship Summit, officiated by President Barack Obama in Malaysia in 2013 and spoke at a science, technology and entrepreneurship event together with U.S. Assistant Secretary for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs Dr. Kerri-Ann Jones in 2013. I was also a speaker for iGaming Congress in Macau during 2012. In 2018, I was the speaker at Venture Frontier Lanka.
I do my share of mentorship with The South Bay Entrepreneurial Center in Los Angeles and AngelHack. Besides that, I was a 3-time mentor for Malaysia Developers' Day hackathon with AT&T (U.S) in Malaysia (2013, 2014, 2015) and judge/mentor for D3 mobile apps hackathon (2014) as well as Appster Boss hackathon (2015). I was a mentor at Angelhack hackathon in Los Angeles in 2016 and I've given over 1,200 answers on Quora.