BIODATA EFFENDY ZULKIFLY
I am 36 years old. I was born on 20 September 1982 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
My secondary school from the most prestigious and famous Elite Boarding School in Malaysia – Malay College Kuala Kangsar (MCKK) with Sultan of Brunei (Sultan Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien III) and Tun Abdul Razak (Second Prime Minister of Malaysia) as part of the Notable Alumni.
I studied Bachelor in Legal Studies at Mara University of Technology (UiTM) in Shah Alam, Malaysia. Majoring in Corporate Law and Commercial Law.
I have Professional Certificate Fintech Oxford Programme from the Oxford University and Certified Blockchain Expert from Frankfurt School of Finance and Management.
I also obtained Diploma in Information Technology (IT) Management from ALISON Academy, the e-learning provider and academy founded in Galway, Ireland.
Now I am pursuing Master in Management at Universiti Tun Abdul Razak (UNITAR) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
CORPORATE WORLD EXPERIENCES
I held several positions in corporate world and professional ecosystem as a Legal Associate / Equity Partner of ASICO Legal (Legal Firm), Founder and Chairman of ASEAN Youthpreneur Community (AYPC), CEO ZK Dinamik Sdn Bhd, Managing Director for SI Global Resources Sdn Bhd, Vice President of PT ASEAN Continent International Group, Adviser and Ambassador for Global Leadership Institute.
In February 2016, I was appointed by the World Halal Development (WHAD) as Country Director for Malaysia.
WHAD has its main office in VERONA, Italy, and some foreign desks (Malaysia since 2014, Indonesia since 2015, Pakistan since 2016, Dubai since 2016) with the role to cooperate in understanding Halal International Standard, also supporting the Italian technical staff with regard to the application of Halal control, accreditation and registration requirements required by local standards.
BLOCKCHAIN DEVELOPMENT & INVOLVEMENT
In December 2014, I founded ASEAN Youthpreneur Community (AYPC) and the Chairman of AYPC. AYPC is the Non Profit Technology Chamber of Commerce that consisted of the Technopreneurs from 10 ASEAN Countries promoting Blockchain and Digital Entrepreneurship.
In December 2016, I was appointed by BCMY PTE LTD from Singapore as Corporate Development Director. BCMY is a unique IT and Blockchain company, which conducts business worldwide and involved in virtually every facet of the IT, Blockchain and FinTech industry.
In January 2017, I was appointed as Director of Blockchain Development for AGA Group from Malaysia. AGA Group consists of award winning companies addressing the challenges of business optimisation through the application of Big Data capabilities.
In March 2018, I founded Blockchain Academy Asia to promote and to create Blockchain Awareness through academic medium and training modules.
I am also the Co-Founder of Crypto Valley Malaysia that registered under Registry of Societies Malaysia as advance technology chamber on June 2018 with Blockchain Technology as the enabler for Industry 4.0.
Now I am actively promoting and consulting the business of Blockchain Technology that involving on the development of blockchain solutions for industry, doing advisory and consultation to develop Decentralized Mobile Wallet and payment gateway, Crypto Exchanger , FinTech Ecosystem Consultation and Co working Space Development.
ADVISORY ROLES FOR INTERNATIONAL BLOCKCHAIN COMPANIES
These are several blockchain companies under my advisory for technology stack development and community building such as MEXC Fintech (Singapore) , PayHalal Fintech(Malaysia), (Accredited Coin Offering (ACO) Platform (Taiwan), Lokalize(Philippines), Orbi Network (Switzerland), XERO Exchanger (Malaysia), Blockchain Connectors (France) and OoLi E-Commerce (Canada).
TRAINING & MOTIVATION FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Training, motivation for entrepreneurship, and leadership also part of my expertise.
I have also conducted training with systematic modules in the areas of International Marketing, Strategic Thinking, Youth Empowerment, Culture Intelligence, Team Building, and Social Entrepreneurship.
Starting from 2017, I just focus on Blockchain Training and Seminar by using the platform of Blockchain Academy Asia based in Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta.
I had experiences as a motivator for 15 years and had trained thousands of people in Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and other ASEAN Countries improve their skill in public speaking, social entrepreneurship, innovation thinking and leadership.
I gave the inspirational and motivational speeches in broadcasting channels in Bernama TV, Astro Awani, TV3, TV Al-Hijrah, and RTM.
I have also been a writer in the several top media, newspapers in Malaysia such as ‘Utusan Malaysia’, ‘Berita Harian’ and International Online Portal ‘The Cyber Way’.
I have published two books, ‘The Young Generation from Many Perspectives’ and ‘Social Entrepreneurship from ASEAN Perspective’.
My ongoing books to be published on 2018 are ‘The Blockchain Manual 101’ and ‘The Blockchain 100, Asian Icons’.
1. DECENTRALIZED CRYPTONOMICS
2. ACCREDITED COIN OFFERING (ACO) PLATFORM
3. MEDIA HEBAT FOUNDATION
4. BLOCKCHAIN ACADEMY ASIA
5. BLOCKWORQ BLOCKCHAIN CONSULTANCY
6. ASEAN YOUTHPRENEUR COMMUNITY
7. WORLD HALAL DEVELOPMENT ITALY
1. AWANI BUSINESS TV
2. RTM 1 TV
3. ALHIJRAH TV
4. BERNAMA TV
5. DURIAN ASEAN TV