MAD Programs are structured to assist Entrepreneurs to excel in their business. MAD’s programs are centred on 3 central themes – Business Support, Market and Funding.Click to know: MAD Business Incubation ProgramClick to know: The Game of EntrepreneurshipClick to know: I Want to be an Entrepreneur Coach
Andrew is the Founder/Chief Executive Officer of MAD Incubator, the largest private business incubator in South East Asia. He sits in the Technical Committee on Incubator Development in Malaysia’s Ministry of Science Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) and is the architect of Malaysia’s Incubator Development Blueprint, a 5-Year blueprint to spearhead the development of incubators in Malaysia.
Andrew has more than 10 years in the field of Business Incubation and is considered an expert in the field of business incubation. He is an accredited World Bank Trainer on Incubator Managers and frequently conducts incubator managers trainings around the region.
Graduated with a degree in Accounting and MIS and a Masters degree in Business Administration, Andrew started his career as an accountant in several companies, mainly in construction, property development, trading and manufacturing. He soon developed the expertise in starting up companies and turning around companies within the group into profitable companies. Following the dotcom era, he ventured on his own, starting an ICT company in 1997 and was one of the pioneers of Customer Relationship Management solutions. In 2004, he further ventured into India before taking up the call to the MCA ICT Resource Center. In 2009, he left MIRC and started his own business incubator, MAD Incubator.
Andrew’s expertise is in finance, change management, information technology and managing and turning around startup companies. His years of experience in managing SME companies and entrepreneurship put him in good stead to assist and coach entrepreneurs who require assistances in business modelling, entrepreneurship development, market access and funding.