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InvestKL Conversations

Brought to you by InvestKL- the specialist investment agency to attract and facilitate investments by multinational companies into Greater Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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"Climate Action – Race to Zero": EP 5 - Food Waste Management
In this final episode of the series on “Climate Action - Race to Zero”, we speak to Suzanne Mooney, Founder of The Lost Food Project, a leading food rescue organisation in Malaysia, working to reduce food waste mainly in the Klang Valley.
07:29 21/07/22
"Climate Action – Race to Zero": EP 4 - The Sustainable Food Systems
Today we spoke to Dr Chin Chiew Foan from Nottingham University, who's leading the Sustainable Food Systems research at the university. 
07:48 14/07/22
"Climate Action – Race to Zero": EP 3 - “Malaysian Businesses for Positive Climate Actions – a CEO’s Guide”
Today’s episode we hear from Dr Avvari V Mohan, Director of Research, Nottingham University Business School, who co-authored the book “Malaysian Businesses for Positive Climate Actions – a CEO’s Guide”, together with Faroze Nadar, Executive Director of UN Global Compact Network Malaysia and Brunei.
06:03 07/07/22
"Climate Action – Race to Zero": EP 2 - The Roles in Tackling Climate Changes
We are speaking to Niloy Banarjee, UNDP resident representative for Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei Darussalam, who is a development economist with specialization in effective institutions and capacity development. UNDP is currently supporting 120 countries to achieve their climate goals through climate change adaptation actions and meeting the challenges of climate change.
06:15 30/06/22
"Climate Action – Race to Zero" : EP 1 - The UK-Malaysia Partnerships to Building Smart Cities.
InvestKL Conversations is back on the 5th season, where we feature esteemed speakers from the “Malaysia Climate Action Week”, a week-long program organised by the British High Commission of Kuala Lumpur, aimed to increase awareness about the impacts of climate change, trigger ideas and enable action to support-decarbonization in Malaysia.  In this first episode, Sam Myers, Her Majesty's Deputy Trade Commissioner for Asia Pacific Southeast Asia, shares his insights on the United Kingdoms's vision and initiatives on Climate Action Plans and Smart Cities, and how the strategic collaboration between the UK-Malaysia brings value to the development of smart cities. 
05:56 24/06/22
International Investments in Malaysia: EP 5 - His Excellency Charles Hay, British High Commissioner To Malaysia
Asia has traditionally viewed the UK as an economic gateway to Europe, with the new exit comes with new regulatory barriers for UK-EU trade, would this negatively impact or weaken the trade links with Asia? We hear from British High Commissioner to Malaysia, His Excellency Charles Hay.
08:00 02/11/21
International Investments in Malaysia: EP4 - YBHG Dato’ Sri Norazman Ayob, Deputy Secretary-General, MITI
We have heard from a few of our British counterparts on why they have built their hubs here in Kuala Lumpur. Today, we hear from YBhg Dato' Sri Norazman Ayob, Deputy Secretary-General, Ministry of Industry and International Trade Malaysia (MITI) about what are some of the Malaysian government initiatives to further attract investments. 
11:15 19/10/21
International Investments in Malaysia: EP 3 - Paul Gibbons, Managing Partner, Frasers Group (UK) Sports Direct
Started in 1982, Sports Direct is now UK’s no. 1 sports retailer. They have been one of Britain’s great success stories and has continued to expand around the globe. It is no surprise why they have set up a regional distribution centre here in Kuala Lumpur to reach out to the 10 markets in the ASEAN region.  In this episode, we hear from Paul Gibbons, Managing Partner of Frasers Group UK, a JV partnership with Sports Direct, who started their business here in 2010. 
05:47 05/10/21
International Investments in Malaysia: EP2 - Natasha Pheiffer, Managing Director Asia, BAE Systems
In our second episode of "International Investments in Malaysia", Natasha Pheiffer, the Managing Director of Asia at BAE Systems spoke on how Greater Kuala Lumpur brought the opportunity and ability to provide high-tech talent to their regional operation. 
07:53 21/09/21
International Investments in Malaysia: EP1 - George Thomson, Deputy Trade Commissioner For Southeast Asia, DIT UK
InvestKL Conversation is back with our new series! In our very first episode of "International Investments in Malaysia", George Thomson, the Deputy Trade Commissioner For Southeast Asia at the Department Of International Trade (DIT) UK gave a good overview of the UK ambitions in the region and the potential of growth.
11:10 08/09/21
Greater KL – Where You Grow Your Business: EP 5 - Kadokawa Gempak Starz
In this episode, we speak to the CEO of Kadokawa Gempak Starz, Chris Yew to find out why did Kadokawa choose Malaysia as its base for regional expansion.
04:11 01/04/21
Greater KL – Where You Grow Your Business: EP 4 - SOCAR
In this episode, we speak to SOCAR, a car-sharing startup from South Korea which had set up its regional hub here in Greater Kuala Lumpur.
04:40 25/03/21
Greater KL – Where You Grow Your Business: EP 3 - Codemasters
In this episode, we speak with Andre Stiegler, Studio Manager of Codemasters, a world-renown British games developer, best known for its F1 franchise and various other racing game franchises.
04:05 11/03/21
Greater KL – Where You Grow Your Business: EP 2 - Service Source
In the second episode of “Greater KL – Where You Grow Your Business”, we speak with Gnaneswaran S, Vice President of Operation Services for of Service Source International Malaysia to find out more about its operations here in Greater KL.
06:27 18/02/21
Greater KL – Where You Grow Your Business: EP 1 - Leonardo Helicopters
InvestKL Conversations is back with a new series, “Greater KL – Where You Grow Your Business” where we spoke to many corporate leaders on their business operations in Greater Kuala Lumpur.  In this premiere, we speak to Vincenzo Alaimo, Vice President of Asia Pacific Global Sales for Leonardo Helicopters, who is also the General Manager of AgustaWestland Malaysia.
04:30 04/02/21
Greater KL, Your Talent Hub: EP5 - Heriot-Watt University
In our final episode of this season, we spoke to the Provost and CEO of Heriot-Watt University, Professor Mushtak about the role of higher education today.
06:04 17/12/20
Greater KL, Your Talent Hub: EP4 - University Malaya
In the fourth episode of this season, InvestKL Conversations spoke to the Vice-Chancellor of University Malaya, Datuk Abdul Rahim Hashim on industry-academia collaborations.
07:16 03/12/20
Greater KL, Your Talent Hub: EP3 - Veolia APAC
In this episode, we speak to Ms. Selvi Muguriah, HR Director of Veolia for the Asia Pacific on building a talent ecosystem.
05:48 26/11/20
Greater KL, Your Talent Hub: EP2 - Oracle Malaysia
In the second episode of “Greater KL – Your Talent Hub” we speak to Fitri Abdullah, Managing Director of Oracle Malaysia.
05:46 12/11/20
Greater KL, Your Talent Hub: EP 1 - Subsea7
In this episode, we speak to Shakila Subiah, HR Leader & Advisor for Asia, of Subsea7 on the talent landscape in Malaysia, and their thought process of hiring and acquiring talent.
06:57 29/10/20
Make Malaysia Your Regional Hub - Ep 5: MALAYSIA – Regionalising Your Supply Chain
In this episode, InvestKL CEO, Azmi Zulkifli, spoke on how companies regionalise their supply chain through Kuala Lumpur. 
04:34 23/09/20
Make Greater KL Your Regional Hub - Ep 4: MALAYSIA - Make It Your Regional Hub
In this episode, we speak to Azmi Zulkifli, CEO of InvestKL, on attracting Multinationals to set up their regional hub, enhance their company’s growth in Asia Pacific.
03:30 07/09/20
Make Greater KL Your Regional Hub - Ep 3: Building A Mature Ecosystem To Support Your Business
On the third episode of “Make Greater KL Your Regional Hub” CEO of InvestKL, Azmi Zulkifli shed lights on the importance of having a mature ecosystem in place in order to support businesses in Greater KL.
04:02 31/08/20
Make Greater KL Your Regional Hub - Ep 2: Retaining Businesses During The Pandemic
CEO of InvestKL, Muhammad Azmi Zulkifli shares on what InvestKL has been up to during the pandemic hit in our second episode of the series “Make Greater KL Your Regional Hub”.
05:44 24/08/20
Make Greater KL Your Regional Hub - Ep 1: Attracting Investments To Malaysia During The Pandemic
CEO of InvestKL Muhammad Azmi Zulkifli speaks on the business landscape in Malaysia during this pandemic period.
05:31 11/08/20