Sarawak Shell LiveWIRE
Through a partnership collaboration with Tabung Ekonomi Gagasan Anak Bumiputera Sarawak (TEGAS), the LiveWIRE programme is able to give more to deserving Sarawakian entrepreneurs.
The Sarawak Shell LiveWIRE program started in 2016 and has seen entrepreneurs from Kuching, Bintulu, and Miri participate and go on to become winners. Below are some of their stories.
Zaid Ibrahim of SutraDesign, a Miri-based corporate merchandising and apparel provider, through the LiveWIRE programme and further coaching, is now able to service multinational corporations based in Sarawak.
Khairool Adzelan, founder of Codelab, runs his coding school out of iCom Square in Kuching, where he provides coding and programming lessons to the public of all ages.
In 2017, the Sarawak Shell LiveWIRE programme became proud partners with Tabung Ekonomi Gagasan Anak Bumiputera Sarawak (TEGAS), aligning the efforts of Shell Malaysia and the Sarawak State Government to grow the Sarawakian economy.
Since then, winners of the Sarawak Shell LiveWIRE programme receive an additional RM5,000 in their startup seed grant and the Sarawak Shell LiveWIRE programme is now based in the TEGAS Digital Innovation Hub in iCom Square.
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Jeff Wee, of WormingUp, presenting his idea to Adam Yii, Mayor of Miri City (in black)
Khairool Adzelan, of Codelab Giving a Demonstration to Shell staff.
Zaid Iskandar, of Sutra Design, receiving the award from Adam Yii, Mayor of Miri City.
At the 2017 Shell Sarawak LiveWIRE Pitching Results Announcement.
Awangku Merali Pengiran Mohamed, Chief Operating Officer of TEGAS presenting the award to Haaziq Ibrahim of Ai Brique Engineering
2017 Sarawak LiveWIRE Finalists
The 2017 Sarawak LiveWIRE Winners, Judges, and Awangku Merali Pengiran Mohamed, Chief Operating Officer of TEGAS
- In 2017, the TEGAS Digital Innovation Hub became a collaborative partner to the Sarawak Shell LiveWIRE programme, providing Sarawakian LiveWIRE winners with an additional RM5,000 each and co-working space at their hubs for a year.
Satu CreativeSatu Creative is the Sarawak Shell LiveWIRE programme’s implementation partner. Established since 2010, Satu Creative’s mission is to develop Malaysian entrepreneurs to be leaders of their industries, both locally and globally.
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