Meet the speakers

Here are the invited EEC 2019 speakers. We will add more from time to time.

Stanley

Stanley Lim

Head of Platform Solutions,
Google Malaysia

prasana

Prasana William

Marketing Manager Asia,
Hubspot

Jonathan

Jonathan
Adams

CMO,
iCar Asia

Nikhil

Nikhil Khandelwal

Malaysia Country Head & Regional Marketing Director,
Razer Pay

Joe

Joe Tan

CEO/Founder,
Heytool

Loke

Loke Chee Hoo

Senior Operations Manager,
91APP

hadi

Mr. Noraslan Hadi Abdul Kadir

Director,
Transformation & Digital Trade Division (MATRADE)

jan

Jan Wong

Founder & Online Strategist,
OpenMinds

nazroof

Nazroof Hakim

CEO & Director,
Billplz Sdn Bhd

Chow

Yeoh Chen Chow

Co-founder,
Fave

CYPhang

C.Y. Phang

Co-founder,
Cytron

Kin

Chan Kin Peng

Founding Partner,
Kasatria Technologies

Edwin

Edwin Wang

Founder,
Signature Market

Anil

Anil Thontepu

Product Lead,
Kaodim

Xin-ci

Head of Marketing,
StoreHub

Zikang

ZiKang

Founder, FitGear &
Co-founder, OXWHITE

Christopher

Christopher Lowe

Senior Account Manager,
Insider

Lennise

Lennise
Ng

CEO,
Dropee

charles

Charles Gregory

CEO,
Digital Marketing Consultancy Sdn. Bhd.

Diego

Diego Olivier Fernandez Pons

Scientific Advisor,
Tezos Southeast Asia

Roberto

Roberto
Cumaraswamy

CMO-on-Demand,
robertocumaraswamy.com

najwa

Noorjana Najwa binti Mohamad Nazriri

Internet Marketing Executive,
EasyParcel

zakwan

Zakwan Sharif

Head of Accounts,
Billplz Sdn Bhd

Nowrid

Nowrid Amin

Digital Marketing Strategist,
IQI Global

ansor

Asnor Vidya Nor Azmi

Senior Manager,
Digital Trade Section (MATRADE)

Daryll

Daryll Tan

Co-founder & Director,
Openminds

Tara Tan

Tara Tan

CMO,
XIXILI Intima Sdn Bhd

Yusof

Yusnee Rahmat Yusof

Director of ASEAN Centre,
Entrepreneurship (ACE)

Stanley

Stanley Lim

Head of Platform Solutions, Google Malaysia
Google Cloud
Stanley Lim drives the adoption and deployment of Google Marketing Platforms for the Malaysian Market. A huge fan for data-driven thinking, measurement, attribution and essentially all things programmatic, he tries to advocate for these subjects without the (excessive) use of industry jargons. In his free time, he can be found pursuing his other passion of trying to save the world, be it via board games or console.
prasana

Prasana William

Marketing Manager Asia, Hubspot
hubspot
Prasana leads field marketing for HubSpot Asia where she manages and implements multi-touch marketing campaigns to support regional demand generation, pipeline, and revenue objectives. She is well versed in using content, email, webinars, events, and various online tools to execute scalable campaigns and sales enablement for audiences in Asia. Her rich experience comes from her current role and previous experience in marketing for Fave Asia and GetResponse Malaysia.
Jonathan

Jonathan Adams

CMO, iCar Asia
iCarAsia
Jonathan Adams joined iCar Asia as Chief Marketing Officer. With over 25 years experience Jonathan is an expert in Brand Strategy, Media, Advertising (online and offline) and Marketing Communication. Prior to joining iCar Asia he led the Marketing for the iProperty Group where he was instrumental in the branding strategy, developing sophisticated automated digital marketing campaigns and using data for advertising / promotional campaigns. He also has extensive experience working in Media and Creative agencies in Malaysia and New Zealand, across many different categories and clients.
Nikhil

Nikhil Khandelwal

Malaysia Country Head & Regional Marketing Director, Razer Pay
Razer
Work with intent to create “Brand Nikhil”. My past and existing experience highlights that I have a versatile personality and have experience in various industries/markets and across many geographical locations. I have been a consistent top performer who is credited to build the business divisions from the scratch and work for the long term growth and sustainability.

I identify gaps, create opportunities for the sales/marketing teams, devise innovative ideas, solve operational problems, generate alternatives, come up with smart workings, and build teams and processes to achieve organizational goals.
Joe

Joe Tan

CEO/Founder,Heytool
Heytool
In December 2018, with tacit understanding developed with China Wuhan Xitui Technology, Joe decided to venture into technology industry and co-founded the ASEAN Hi-Tech Headquarters with the birth of an international brand Heytool.ai. As the CEO of ASEAN, his task was to penetrate ASEAN market to be readily for globalization by promoting artificial intelligence and technology. Heytool.ai focuses on A.I marketing and industry solutions, its priority is to create platform solutions for diverse industries, transform new business model, and improvise the industry ecology as well as to facilitate the integration of mutually beneficial cross-border cooperation.
hadi

Noraslan Hadi Abdul Kadir

Director, Transformation & Digital Trade Division (MATRADE)
Mr. Hadi currently heads the Digital Trade Section which is a newly created section inMATRADE. Before this, he heads the South Asia Unit which oversees trade promotional activities in countries such as India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Nepal, Afghanistan and Bhutan.

Prior to his current post, he has been instrumental in establishing MATRADE office in Mumbai,India. As the Malaysian Trade Commissioner in Mumbai, he managed to create platforms to enable dialogues between Malaysian and Indian businesses through various trade promotional key initiatives. His role during the 4 years stint in India include promoting Malaysia’s exports and cross-border investment to India and countries under his areas of coverage ie Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nepal. He has successfully driven key initiatives such as organizing solo Malaysian exhibitions “Showcase Malaysia”. Specialized Marketing Missions and Incoming Buying Missions are among other key initiatives undertaken by his office to further enhance the trade relation between Malaysia and all countries under the office’s coverage.
jan

Jan Wong

Founder & Online Strategist, OpenMinds
openminds
Jan Wong is an entrepreneur, youth advocate, and founder of OpenMinds that specializes in data analytics and digital media consultancy. Starting at the age of 17, he has ventured into eight businesses, a part time lecturer at the Asia Pacific University (APIIT / APU), a certified e-commerce consultant, published an academic journal during his Masters degree, sits on the Academic Advisory Board of KDU and Sunway College, regular contributor on BFM radio, a TEDx speaker, a mentor for multiple startup communities and NEXT50 Singapore and more recently, listed on the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia 2017 list.
nazroof

Nazroof Hakim

CEO & Director, Billplz Sdn Bhd
billplz
Experienced executive with an excellent work history in the financial services industry. Skilled in Negotiation, Business Planning, Sales and Operations, Entrepreneurship, and Management.

He is currently Billplz CEO after founding it in 2012. MAVCAP, the biggest VC in Malaysia and 500 Startups, a U.S.-based VC are Billplz major investors. Billplz is already profitable after 2 years in production.

He graduated from The University of Sheffield in 2001, majoring in Accounting and Financial Management.
Chow

Yeoh Chen Chow

Co-founder, Fave

Chen Chow (commonly known as CC) is currently the Co-founder of Fave, Southeast Asia’s leading merchant services platform with presence in Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia. Alongside Fave, CC is also Co-founder of KFit, Asia Pacific’s leading fitness sharing platform.

Before starting Fave and KFit, Chen Chow was the Regional Operations Director for Groupon Asia Pacific, moving up the ranks since joining as COO for Groupon Malaysia and Taiwan in 2011. Prior to Groupon, CC was a Product Manager at JobStreet.com and a Management Consultant at Accenture.

CC is a graduate of the prestigious Cornell University and an Eisenhower Fellow. Outside of work, he is passionate about youth empowerment, with involvement in various non-profit organisations such as Young Corporate Malaysians. He is also an angel investor, who has invested in numerous early-stage startups across the region.

CYPhang

C.Y. Phang

Co-founder, Cytron
Cytron
Co-founded Cytron while still studying in UTM year 2004. Currently leading the E-commerce division and driving the expansion for Southeast Asia.
Kin

Chan Kin Peng

Founding Partner, Kasatria Technologies
Kasatria
Founding partner of Kasatria Technologies Sdn Bhd, the only Premium partner for Google Analytic in Malaysia. His current area of focus revolves around how to effectively extend data models to be interpreted not only by humans but also consumed by other machines, so that decisions and outcomes can be tracked, analyzed and acted upon in real-time by other platforms in the ecosystem independently from human intervention.
Edwin

Edwin Wang

Founder, Signature Market
signature market
Edwin Wang has 20 years experience in eCommerce. His previous startup everyday.com.my raised Series A and exited to Living Social Inc. He is currently the founder & CEO of Signature Market. He is also an active mentor, coaching on entrepreneur mindset & educating how high growth tech startup game is played.
Anil

Anil Thontepu

Product Lead, Kaodim
kaodim
Anil Thontepu is the Product Lead of Kaodim Group of Companies. He manages customer and vendor products at Kaodim across all countries in Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Indonesia. He has managed and launched several of the products and features for Kaodim such as the payments infrastructure enabling payments across diferrent geographies, scalable referral program for all countries, adhoc features, marketing automation tools, and many more.
Xinci

Xin-ci

Head of Marketing, StoreHub
StoreHub
Xinch is brings with her 9 years of email marketing, marketing automation and conversion optimization experience. She cofounded Watch Over Me, a personal safety service used by over 300,000 people in 100+ countries, which was exited to Carousell in 2016. These days, she is the Head of Marketing at the venture-backed tech startup StoreHub and teaches digital marketing at Next Academy. ​
Zikang

ZiKang Tai

Founder, FitGear & Co-founder, OXWHITE
FITGEAR
ZiKang Tai is an E-commerce entrepreneur, strategist, and the founder of FITGEAR – An outdoor and lifestyle brand which strive to design and produce world-class quality, lightweight outdoor gears for everyone at an affordable price.

The business started with a RM3,000 (US$700) self-funded capital and growing to RM3mil (US$600K) sales with 14,000 customers worldwide in just one year.
Christopher

Christopher Lowe

Senior Account Manager,Insider
Insider
A doctor by background, his passion towards latest advances in tech has brought him to SaaS industry since 3 years ago. Chris currently manages Insider’s accounts in Malaysia where he marries best digital marketing practices with great content which have helped top international and local brands improve acquisition rate and grow their digital presence.
Lennise

Lennise Ng

CEO, Dropee,
dropee
Lennise Ng is the CEO of Dropee.com. At 19, she first started her own talent management company and successfully turned it profitable within 11 months. She was also appointed as the youngest Yelp Inc’s Country Launch Manager, bringing Yelp into Kuala Lumpur. Lennise also joined a venture-building accelerator, Infinite Ventures, as their Head of Business Relations. Concurrently, she was the director and Finance Manager of Hot Gadgets – distributor of premium electronic goods such as Harmon Kardon, AKG, and JBL. A startup cheerleader by nature, Lennise is presently an active mentor for Techstars’ Startup Weekend and Startup Victoria’s Female Founders.
charles

Charles Gregory

CEO, Digital Marketing Consultancy Sdn. Bhd. &
President Digital Marketing Professional Certification
dmc
Charles is a growth partner that cares about new customers, new revenue, efficient conversion, scalability, and meticulous execution. Charles has shared the stage with over 30 internationally speakers from all over the world including some of the highest rated speakers and trainers in the world. He also pioneered digital marketing strategies courses and e-learning with over 25 courses created under his company name.
Yuen

Low Ngai Yuen

CEO, eFM
Yuen was named Malaysian Business’ 30 Notable and Successful Women of Malaysia in 2019, Woman Icon 2019, University College Tunku Abdul Rahman’s Top 50 Outstanding Alumni, IVLP Fellow for Women in Entrepreneurship 2017 (USA State Department), Champion for Entrepreneurship 2017 (conferred by the Raja Muda Selangor), Tokoh Wanita Muda 2015 (Hari Wanita Malaysia by National Council of Women’s Organization), Elevate Fellows 2015 (12 most innovative youth, international search by British Council UK), Bella Creative Award 2013 (ntv7), Great Women of Our Time 2012 (Media and Arts, The Women’s Weekly) and Young Achiever of the Year 2007 (HER WORLD Women 2007).
Diego

Diego Olivier Fernandez Pons

Scientific Advisor, Tezos Southeast Asia
Tezos
Prior to being a scientific advisor of Tezos Southeast Asia, Diego Olivier Fernandez Pons was technical sales manager for IBM Industry Solutions brand in Latin America, managing a portfolio of supply-chain and e-commerce solutions (TMS, order management, inventory, production planning). He has extensive experience in retail having worked with many retailers including Walmart, Carrefour and Metro on topics ranging from price optimisation to employee scheduling.
Roberto

Roberto Cumaraswamy

CMO-on-Demand, robertocumaraswamy.com
A CMO-on-Demand, with over 22 years of experience at a senior management level across range of industries like Education, Telco, FMCG, Cosmetics & Beauty, Consulting and Start-ups. He builds and leads marketing teams to grow a business through the effective use of modern marketing strategies. He also acts as a speaker and trainer on marketing, digital & content marketing, ecommerce marketing, employer branding & personal branding.

Roberto was also named as one of ‘Top 43 inspirational LinkedIn icons in Malaysia to follow’ by Marketing In Asia online magazine (2018).
najwa

Noorjana Najwa binti Mohamad Nazriri

Internet Marketing Executive, EasyParcel
376x188-partner-logo-easyparcel
Najwa is a marketing enthusiast. She is passionate about learning and food. When she’s not tinkering with blog titles and wondering what social media post is up to next, you can find her walking around in nature.
zakwan

Zakwan Sharif

Head of Accounts, Billplz Sdn Bhd
billplz
Zakwan has extensive strategic & operational experience cutting across different functions from business development to digital marketing and product development. He currently leads the merchants acquisition strategy & development for Billplz, a Fair Payment Platform in Malaysia.

In his spare time, he is passionate about entrepreneurship, startups and disruptive technologies.
Nowrid

Nowrid Amin

Digital Marketing Strategist, IQI Global
IQI
Kazi Nowrid Amin is a passionate Digital Marketer with 7 years Job experience. Currently he is working at Malaysia with IQI Global (Real Estate Agency) as Digital Marketing Strategist since December 2016. He is in-charge of the digital marketing team, contributing to IQI to grow and make strong presence in the digital world. In addition he is also performing the role as public speaker of social media/Digital marketing trainer.
ansor

Asnor Vidya Nor Azmi

Senior Manager, Digital Trade Section (MATRADE)
This year marked her 15 years with MATRADE as she joined MATRADE in 2004 after the graduation. Started her career as an Assistant Manager of Japan & Korea Unit, Trade Promotion Division, she assisted Malaysian companies promoting their products to the said markets. After 6 years in promotion division, she was transferred to Branding Unit for a year and served in Corporate Communication Unit as the Manager of the Unit for another four years. In 2014, she was promoted as a Senior Manager of China Unit under the Trade and Services Promotion Division. Taking into account the importance of eCommerce, MATRADE has established the eTRADE Unit in November 2015 and Ms Asnor was given the task to head the Unit until now under the Digital Trade Section. She is responsible to encourage the adoption of e-commerce among Malaysian companies through the eTRADE Programme with the aim to accelerate exports by listing Malaysian products or services in international eCommerce platforms.
Daryll

Daryll Tan

Co-founder & Director, Openminds
openminds
Daryll Tan is the Co-Founder and social media consultant at OpenMinds™, a part-time digital trainer at TAP by IACT a mentor for FutureLab, Startup Weekend by Techstars, Young Corporate Malaysians and iCUBE UK and an occasional guest writer for The Star – Leaderonomics pullout. Daryll has also been recognised as among the Top 10 Visionary Leaders on Beyond Exclamation magazine, nominee for EOY 2018 and nominee for 100 MIYE Most Influential Young Entrepreneurs 2019. He is actively involved in entrepreneurship, startup mentorship, partnership development and social media consultation. As an entrepreneur, he strives to make a positive impact and create purposeful jobs; actively nurturing high performing, innovative teams and growing entrepreneurs to make a positive impact. He has also been invited to share his experience at various universities and media platforms. Daryll writes at www.darylltan.com. Engage with him on www.linkedin.com/in/darylltan and www.twitter.com/darylltan.
Tara Tan

Tara Tan

CMO, XIXILI Intima Sdn Bhd
XiXiLi
Tara Tan is the Chief Marketing Officer of XIXILI Intima. A homegrown Malaysian brand, XIXILI is today one of Malaysia’s leading lingerie brands. With an adamant approach towards fit, XIXILI bras are stocked in extensive cup sizes A to I, and in bands 65 to 100. XIXILI retails through brick and mortar counters and online channels both domestically and regionally. Over the last 3 years, XIXILI has more than tripled its number of boutiques locally, and started tapping on the e-commerce space just over 2 years ago. Today, XIXILI products are merchandised through online marketplaces and XIXILI’s own online store.
Yusof

Yusnee Rahmat Yusof

Director of ASEAN Centre, Entrepreneurship (ACE)
Mohamed Yusnee Rahmat Mohd Yusof is the Director of ASEAN Centre of Entrepreneurship (ACE) at Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC). The unit offers a comprehensive platform that provides startup support services for entrepreneurs to grow their businesses beyond borders. It is the first of its kind to provide such platform for Malaysian startups. It also collaborates with multiple agencies and has a strong ASEAN startup community ecosystem.

Yusnee comes from a diverse background with over 20 years in Business Development and Sales in various industries ranging from banking, IT services and market research. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Law (LLB) from MARA University of Technology, Malaysia.

His entrepreneurship journey started back in the year 2000 when he setup his own IT services company focusing on document management systems and scanning services. In 2006 he sold f his company and joined Fuji Xerox, Malaysia. He strongly believes that a combination of factors including a strong team, a good business model and proper execution, along with financial support are vital in growing a successful business.

Prior to joining MaGIC, Yusnee was a Director of Business Development and Sales at International Data Corporation (IDC), an international market research company that also focuses on information and communication technology, where he dealt with major telecommunication companies and various government agencies on market intelligence, emerging technology and market opportunities.