Currently, the Manager for the Stakeholder Engagement & Partnership Unit, Hisham has amassed over 6 years of experience across administration, investment process, operations, event management, corporate planning and secretarial work.
Hisham was also involved in special projects namely startup investment, technology, ICT and public services. Prior to joining Cradle, Hisham was part of a Group which was recruited as the technology consultant for the 1GFMAS project, under the supervision of the Accountant General. During these 5 months, he was appointed as Technology Analyst and conducted in-house training and module writing. Then, as an executive at Malaysian Business Angel Network (MBAN), Hisham successfully managed 3 annual summits attended by local angel investors, PE, Venture Capital and international investment firms.
In 2018, Hisham managed the stakeholders, public-private partnership and VVIPs of ASEAN Angel Alliances (AAA) Summit, a collaboration between MBAN and Cradle. This partnership led to new opportunities, as Cradle’s senior management appointed Hisham for a few roles such as Angel Tax Incentive Officer, Marketing and Strategic Partnership and Investment (Grant) in 2015 onwards.
Hisham graduated with a diploma in Public Administration at MARA Technology University (first class) and Bachelor Degree in Corporate Administration (Second Upper Class). Hisham continues to uphold his passion for business development, technology R&D, startup ecosystem, public-private initiatives, event management and special projects.