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About Alliance Bank BizSmart Academy




We at Alliance Bank have always been committed to investing in initiatives that assist businesses in Malaysia to achieve sustainable and profitable growth. In our efforts to champion the cause of the business community, we launched the Alliance Bank BizSmart Academy which aims to reach out to young entrepreneurs who wish to take their businesses to the next level.

If you're an aspiring entrepreneur seeking for inspiration or an existing entrepreneur yearning for insights, then look no further than our Knowledge Bank, your one-stop online resource centre brimming with articles, videos and infographics covering various topics related to marketing, finance, entrepreneurship and more.

We also host regular educational supoort through refreshing business seminar and conferences. Please visit our Event Calendar for more info on our year-long curriculum lined-up for you and register with us today to book your spot!

That's not it! If you think you and your business have what it takes; we also hold an Annual SME Innovation Challenge that intends to assist high potential young SMEs to break-through to the next phase of growth in business.

Our Advisory Panel

Tan Sri
Dato' Sri
Liew Kee Sin

Chairman,
Eco World Development Group Berhad
Tan Sri Liew Kee Sin is Malaysia's leading property entrepreneur widely credited with having transformed the industry during his 18-year tenure as President and CEO of SP Setia Berhad. Today, he mentors and guides a highly experienced and dynamic team at EcoWorld.

 

Gho Hann
Jaa

Chief Marketing Officer,
Manulife Insurance Berhad
Gho Han Jaa is the Chief Marketing Officer & Pricing Officer of Manulife Insurance Berhad, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Manulife Holdings Berhad, and a member of Canada-based Manulife Financial Corporation.

Malek
Ali

MD and Founder,
BFM 89.9 - The Business
Station
Founder of BFM 89.9, Malaysia's only business radio station. BFM 89.9 is Malek's 3rd entrepreneurial endeavour, in a career that centers on bringing new products to market.

Victor
Khor

Chief Transformation Officer
Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad
Victor has over 25 years of extensive experience in banking and finance in the areas of transaction banking, SME Banking, electronic banking, payments, trade finance, international banking, cash management, technology and liabilities.

Hazel
Hassan

Vice President,
CEO's Office
Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MaGIC)
Hazel has extensive experience in Marketing Communications, PR, Media Relations, and Government Relations. Her achievements include managing marketing and strategic partnerships for Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd & PR strategies in REDtone International Berhad.

Roshan
Thiran

CEO,
Leaderonomics
Founder of Leaderonomics, the largest social enterprise in Malaysia. He has also held global roles in Johnson & Johnson and General Electric (GE) in US, Europe and Asia. He has built businesses, consults on change, transformation initiatives and hosts TV and Radio shows.

Jeremy
Kung

Executive Vice President,
New Media
TM
Jeremy carries with him 22 years of working experience in a number of senior positions ranging from technical expertise and management roles in IT systems development for media, telecommunications and B2C business.

Christy
Ng

Founder,
ChristyNg.com
Christy Ng is the founder of Christy Ng.com a well-known e-commerce store that specialises in shoes for women. She was the champion of SME Innovation Challenge 2013 and has gone on to win the "Pitch at Palace with Prince Andrew" in Malaysia.