Founder, Principal Advisor
MBA, University of Chicago, USA and B.Sc. in Nuclear Physics, UKM.
More than 30 years of experience in corporate turnaround, performance improvement and restructuring, mergers and acquisitions and project initiation and implementation in various industries: financial services, agriculture, distribution, logistics and ICT. Currently, Badardin focuses on technology applications to improve community livelihood.
Founder/Executive Director, Head of Operations
B.Sc. (Hons) UKM, Dip. in International Trade, IIFT, New Delhi, India and MBA, UM.
More than 35 years in the paddy cultivation and production industries, managing local paddy production in Malaysia and West Africa. An all-around experience in paddy seeds production, paddy estate management, small paddy farm management, harvesting and post-harvesting operations, rice mill operations and rice distribution. Had a long and successful stint at Bernas, or Padiberas Nasional Berhad, the nation’s partner in the paddy and rice industry.
Founder, Executive Director, Chief Data Architect
B.Sc. Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Birmingham University and Masters in Systems Engineering, Cardiff University, Wales
With over 20 years of experience, Ishafizan is a seasoned Information Technology specialist having developed numerous high volume/profile projects in the government and private sectors. He received a government scholarship to do A-Levels at Dauntsey School, Wiltshire straight after SPM. He holds a BEng (Hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Birmingham, and a MSc in Systems Engineering from The University of Cardiff, Wales. He received the SIRIM's President's Innovation Awards twice for delivering innovative solutions. He has also written patents while at Mimos and was recipient of the Mimos Gold Badge and had received the Mimos Prestigious Award (Best Intellectual Property). He considers himself a 'forever student' and treats everyday like a classroom, always seeking opportunities to learn. Specialist in big data analytics, machine learning and blockchain technologies.
B.A (Honours) Accounting and Finance, Taylor’s University
Entrepreneur specialising in digital and physical marketing of motor vehicles and machines. Social and digital entrepreneur in the paddy production ecosystem.
More than 40 years in servicing and distribution of farm equipment for the paddy industry. Worked closely with farmers and farm managers. Engineering and design expert for machines customised for Malaysia’s paddy industry.