Eminent leaders and professionals who contribute towards the advancement of the industry. They help promote the integration of academic scholarship with practical experience.
Independent Non-Executive Director, Boustead Holdings Berhad
He is the Chairman of Koperasi Rangkaian Global Malaysia Berhad and Board Member of Koperasi Harapan Berhad. Also holds the position of Director for RM 48 Ventures Sdn Bhd and Zent Electric Dreams Sdn Bhd.
Dato’ Rosman Mohamed graduated from Urbana University, Ohio, USA with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration and has a Master’s in Business Administration from St-Louis University, Missouri, USA.
Chairman, Women Leadership Foundation
Datuk (Dr.) Hafsah Hashim was the Chief Executive Officer of the SME Corporation Malaysia (SME Corp. Malaysia) for 13 years 11 months.
During her tenure serving the Government of Malaysia for 36 years and 2 months, Datuk (Dr.) Hafsah accumulated a wealth of experience in public sector administration and policy development. She served in several Ministries including Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI), Ministry of Agriculture and Ministry of Primary Industries.
At the international level, she had initiated various collaborations and cooperations with other SME development agencies at bilateral level such as the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India, Office of SME Promotion of Thailand, Small and Medium Business Administration of Republic of Korea and Small and Medium Industry Development Organisation of Turkey.
Founder & Group CEO, Aerodyne
Mr. Kamarul is the Founder and CEO of Aerodyne Group, a Malaysian-based drone solutions provider that is ranked first in the world by Drone Industry Insights of Germany. He is ‘EY Entrepreneur of The Year 2020 Malaysia’, ‘EY Technology Entrepreneur of The Year 2020 Malaysia’ as well as ‘SEBA Entrepreneur of The Year 2020’. Kamarul led Aerodyne from a 3-person startup in 2014 to a global company with presence in 35 countries in just 6 years.
He is a TEDx speaker and a drone industry thought leader, who has presented his ideas and innovation on AI, Drones and Industry 4.0 around the world. An auditor by training, Kamarul spent his formative years in the city of London before switching his career to the tech industry upon returning to Malaysia after a 10-year stint in the UK. Kamarul is an avid explorer and has travelled to more than 100 countries, both for business and pleasure.