Malaysian Association of ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs




Malaysian Association of Asean Young Entrepreneurs (MAAYE)


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Malaysia-ASEAN Entrepreneurs Day 2019

More than 300 invited top young entrepreneurs are gathering in Kuala Lumpur this March for the Malaysia-Asean Entrepreneurs Day 2019. "The Forum" which seeks to create more opportunities for young entrepreneurs to interact and collaborate with entrepreneurs from Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam ! Hear their thoughts at the Forum or explore opportunities in the exhibition area.

Malaysian Association of ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs (MAAYE)
Who we are

Malaysian Association of ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs (MAAYE) is a private sector initiative by Malaysian Young Business Leaders below 45 years of age. It functions to activate & connect Malaysian young entrepreneurs with the ASEAN market more affectively through official & regulated channels such as the ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs Council (AYEC). MAAYE promotes empowerment in business skills, regional market insight, services & innovation. Such connectivity will contribute significantly to the strengthening of the ASEAN single market and production base.

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Committee members

MAAYE was founded by Syed Nabil Aljeffri. Through his passion to elevate the youth & have a platform in ASEAN, MAAYE was formed after the inclusion of youth under the economic pillar by ASEAN Leaders in the Bandar Seri Begawan Declaration 2015.

Syed Nabil Aljeffri

Syed Nabil Aljeffri is a lawyer by training who has been active in corporate structuring and acquisition activities for a Private Equity Firm based in Malaysia.

Tai Qisheng

Deputy President
He graduated from the University of Sydney with a double major in Finance and Accounting. Since joining GIIB, he has led many business transformations, mainly involving innovation in business models, propelling GIIB to one of the most recognised brand in the rubber industry.

Asyraf Niza

Secretary General
A engineer by profession from a local technical university. He co-founded Baronia Engineering Services, operating in Miri, Sarawak and Kemaman, Terengganu

Ashveen Sekaran

Having completed his degree and majors in Actuarial Science, Statistics and Finance, Ashveen currently heads the investment wing of SYABS Sdn. Bhd. as the Chief Investment Officer.


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