Advisory Board

Entrepreneurship is vital in developing National Economy. Constant support and guidance from the government will nurture healthy Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Tan Sri Abdul Rahman Mamat

CHAIRMAN, ADVISORY BOARD

Holds a Bachelor of Economics from University Malaya and Advance Management Programme from Harvard Business School, Boston, USA. Last position held by Tan Sri Abd. Rahman was as the Secretary General of Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI).

Emeritus Professor Dato’ Dr Ibrahim Ahmad Bajunid

ACADEMIC ADVISOR

Entrepreneurship is a Key Element in developing Our Nation capacity to contribute to the global community. Thus universities need to develop environment to foster Entrepreneurial Attitude among young scholars

Prof Dato’ Dr Ansary Ahmad

ACADEMIC ADVISOR

Founding President/CEO of the Asia e University which is a collaborative effort of 31 Asian countries under the Asian Cooperative Dialogue. Professor Dato’ Ansary was also awarded by Enterprise Asia the Most Promising Entrepreneur in recognition of Asia e University’s great success as start up in 2010.

Dato’ Dzulkifli Mahmud

Former CEO of Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE)

PRESIDENT

GAN TECK HOOI

(Liaison with ICSB/ ACSB)
(PR & Communication)
(ICSMEE Activities / Programs)

 

IMMEDIATE PAST-PRESIDENT

Yasmin Ahmad Mazlani

 

PRESIDENT-ELECT

Durairaj Krishnan

(Training & Development)

ICSMEE PENANG CHAPTER PRESIDENT

Mr Ravi

ICSMEE HONORABLE SECRETARY

Nahzatul Ain bt Mohd Khalid

(SME Competition)
ICSMEE SELANGOR CHAPTER PRESIDENT

Ms Suguna Dewi

ICSMEE COUNCIL MEMBER

Dr Zakaria Taib

(Members Engagement)
(Liaison with Government Agencies)
ICSMEE COUNCIL MEMBER

Yap Sue Yii

(Women Entrepreneurship)
ICSMEE COUNCIL MEMBER

Dr Pauline Ho

(Research & Development)
ICSMEE COUNCIL MEMBER

Yap Zhen Yang

(Startups & Young Entrepreneurship)
ICSMEE COUNCIL MEMBER

Er Chong Yee

(SME Growth)
ICSMEE COUNCIL MEMBER

Zulhelmi Shaari

(Membership Drive)
ICSMEE COUNCIL MEMBER

Hishamuddin Adan

(Liaison with Government/ Govt Agencies)
ICSMEE COUNCIL MEMBER

Rosihan Juara Dato’ Baharuddin

(Social Entrepreneurship)
ICSMEE COUNCIL MEMBER

Ir Yap Mew Sang

(Industry 4.0, Digital Transformation)
ICSMEE COUNCIL MEMBER

Azman Ali M. Habib Rahman

(Export & Business Matching)

ICSMEE Activities

Created For Network and Influence

  • Coordinate and cooperate with the various institutions involved in supporting the development of entrepreneurship and small businesses.
  • Organize seminars, conferences and other events to promote the free exchange of ideas and knowledge in the field, both between members and stakeholders, and other interested persons and organizations.
  • Participation in international conferences, events, and other forums to increase awareness of the latest developments concerning entrepreneurship in Malaysia.
  • Platform for various players in entrepreneurship and small business development in Malaysia to meet as colleagues.
  • Platform for various Business Angels and Venture Capitalists to support entrepreneurship and business development, by choosing suitable ICSMEE members to undertake the projects.
  • Advocate the formation and growth of small businesses as a mechanism for economic growth and development
  • Venue for more engagement and matchmaking between the industry players, the education and research community, and the policy makers.
  • Liaison with other associations or bodies with similar objectives within Malaysia.
  • Platform for cooperation and dialogue with ICSMEE Affiliates of neighboring countries such as Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Brunei and Myanmar.

Created For Research and Education

  • Encourage ongoing research in the field
  • Improve knowledge, techniques and skills relevant to entrepreneurship and small business development
  • Expose local researchers, policy makers and practitioners to cutting-edge research and research trends in the field on an international level
  • Exchange and creation of knowledge in order to develop an improved understanding of entrepreneurship in its various forms
  • Provide a learning platform to students and new entrants into the field of small business development by exposing them to leading thinkers and practitioners in the field, locally and internationally
  • Platform for forging new approaches and collaborative models to drive entrepreneurship and small businesses

ICSB Affiliates Worldwide

ICSB ARGENTINA

ICSB BRAZIL

ICSB TAIWAN

ICSB EUROPE

ICSB MEXICO

ICSB SINGAPORE

ICSB MIDDLE-EAST

ICSB RUSSIA

ICSB USA

ICSB PUERTO RICO

ICSB AUSTRALIA

ICSB SOUTH KOREA

ICSB JAPAN

ICSB CANADA

ICSB Affiliates and Chapters are depicted in RED