Can Do Heroes

Learn the secret to their success and method to the madness.
  • Fazrena Aziz
    Fazrena AzizFounder, TudungPeople

    Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.

    This is the story of wide-eyed entrepreneur who built a hijab empire despite the odds. Fazrena Aziz is a pioneer who embraced and capitalised on the e-commerce revolution even before some of the most recognisable names in the industry. Her journey was a humbling one and despite her accomplishments, Fazrena believes that the pursuit of knowledge is never-ending – making it a point to continue educating herself till this very day. From enrolling in business courses to onboarding wealth management firms, Fazrena appreciates that possessing good business acumen and sound financial literacy are building blocks to achieving success.

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  • Yong Yoon Li
    Yong Yoon LiManaging Director, Royal Selangor

    Innovation is change that unlocks new value.

    The story of Royal Selangor is ‘local going global’ – what began as a humble shop lot in Kuala Lumpur has become a globally-recognised brand for finely-crafted quality pewter. Yong Yoon Li is the fourth-generation helm of Royal Selangor, an advocate of adaptability and resilience, exemplifying borderless connections in an everchanging world.

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  • Shahrun Sofian, Melissa Tanya, Tay Sue Yen
    Shahrun Sofian, Melissa Tanya, Tay Sue YenTeach For Malaysia

    A good teacher is like a candle - it consumes itself to light the way for others.

    Teach For Malaysia is an independent, non-profit organisation created to address education inequality faced by rural communities around Malaysia, calling upon outstanding Malaysians to rise up as educators in high-need public schools. These can-do individuals, such as Shahrun Sofian, Melissa Tanya Gomes, and Tay Sue Yen, have empowered the nation’s young through necessary and quality education.

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