Low Ngai Yuen
Executive Director/CEO
Global Entrepreneurship Movement Association

Multiple award winning personality, Low Ngai Yuen is gearing up on the agenda of digital inclusivity as the preparation for the Olympics of tech conference, World Congress On Information Tech, WCIT2020 which is due to take place in Sept 2020 alongside Penang TECHFEST2020, a 10 days Penang-wide conversation on living with technology to better humanity

Following that, she was seen actively hosting 3R, an Asian TV award winning women empowerment TV programme by the fifth season. Yuen found her calling in directing and producing; and soon, storytelling on any format becomes her fixation. From 1999 to 2008 she has created, written, produced and directed numerous highly rated TV programmes in Malaysia and the regional countries. In 2008, she joined the French multinational retailer Carrefour Malaysia & Singapore as their Marketing and Communications Director to revitalise its brand worldwide and customer-experience becomes her next focus. She was instrumental is developing traditional momand-pop stores for modern retail during the Program Transformasi Kedai Runcit. To date, she is heavily involved in community building for social purpose organisations. She is the Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of Global Entrepreneurship Movement Association that runs the community outreach digital radio for entrepreneurs, eFM and the online magazines that is the resource for all things entrepreneurship, eMag.

In addition to Persatuan Kakiseni and WOMENgirls, Yuen also sits as an independent director contributing to GDEX Berhad’s BOD as well as to the Consultative Board of Malaysia Productivity Council for Productivity Blueprint and the ICT Nexus. 2019 will be the year Yuen releases the acclaimed social film on humanity called Orang Itu that scored a 10/10 from film critic, Tan Sri Johan Jaafar in The Star and is named the top 5 must watch Malaysian film starring Datin Sofia Jane, Carmen Soo, KK Wong, Namron and Tony Eusoff.

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).

Moderating for “Malaysian Investors Waking up to Islamic-focused Start-ups!” Session