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Azizulhasni Awang

Azizulhasni Awang, fondly known as ‘The Pocket Rocketman’ due to his small stature, is a Malaysian professional track cyclist. Being one of the top track cyclists in the world, Azizul has consistently showed his world class performance by winning some of the most prestigious races in the industry. He...

Michael Hirson

Michael Hirson is Practice Head for China and Northeast Asia at Eurasia Group, leading the company’s coverage of China, with a focus on macroeconomic and financial policies, economic reforms, and political developments affecting foreign firms and investors. Prior to joining the firm, Michael served three years as US Treasury’s...

Tehmina Kaoosji

Tehmina Kaoosji is an Independent Broadcast Journalist, Gender Activist and Communications Consultant currently based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. A familiar and in-demand broadcast face, Tehmina has more than 8 years of LIVE breaking news and current affairs programming experience. Most recently, she has anchored ‘Money Matters’, TV3 Malaysia’s flagship...

Norzie Pak Wan Chek

Norzie Pak Wan Chek is a journalist. She is a former news presenter at ntv7 and TV3. At TV3, she was an assistant assignment editor and anchored the station’s nightly news Nightline. She still anchors Nightline on a freelance basis until today. Norzie also produced and anchored Soal Jawab,...

Paradorn Srichaphan

The Thai superstar became the first Asian-born man to break into the ATP Top 10 when he rose to a career-high No. 9 in May of 2003. His on-court success and hyper-aggressive “grip and rip” game created legions of supporters and helped fan the flames of excitement and interest...

Farah Ann

Farah Ann binti Abdul Hadi, born in 1994, is Malaysia’s Artistic Gymnast. Farah Ann took up gymnastics at age three and started to compete at national level competition Sukma Games. She made her first appearance at the 2010 Games in New Delhi, scoring 12.050 points (floor exercise), 10.500 (beam)...

Ada Tsang

In May 2021, Ada Tsang, 44 became the fastest woman to climb up Mount Everest with a time of 25 hours 50 minutes, beating the previous record of 39 hours 6 minutes by more than 12 hours. Climbers usually will spend several days in different camps before reaching the...

Susan Santos de Cardenas

A pioneer advocate specializing on sustainable tourism development and stewardship initiatives with community social responsibility at grassroots application. She had been a staunch innovator, resource person in learning and capacity building workshops for sustainable tourism to include Ecotourism, Community-based and Agri-Tourism promotion. Susan specializes in sustainable tourism development with...

Mahathir Mohamad

Mahathir Mohamad is a Malaysian politician who is the seventh Prime Minister of Malaysia. He had also previously been the prime minister from 1981 to 2003. With a career spanning over seven decades, he is one of the most respected political figures in Malaysia. During his previous tenure as...

Prof. Lawrence J. Lau

Professor Lawrence Juen-yee Lau received his B.S. degree (with Great Distinction) in Physics from Stanford University in 1964 and his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley in 1966 and 1969 respectively. He joined the faculty of the Department of Economics at Stanford...

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